Hundreds of forest violation cases reported in Gia Lai
3/20/2018 11:27:03 AM (GMT+7)
Authorities in the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai are struggling to find solutions to address deforestation and development violations, which are rampant in many localities across the province.

Environmental protection tax opposed by some economists
3/19/2018 7:40:00 AM (GMT+7)
The Ministry of Finance (MOF) has proposed raising the environmental protection tax to offset the decrease in tax collection caused by tariff cuts under foreign trade agreements (FTAs).

Large forested area in Quang Binh destroyed
3/19/2018 4:06:23 PM (GMT+7)
 A large area of forest in the central province of Quang Binh has been found to be illegally destroyed for timber.

Overloaded dumping site tortures locals
3/18/2018 1:31:24 AM (GMT+7)
 Dozens of households in Duc Tho District, Ha Tinh Province are complaining about pollution caused by an overloaded dumping site in the area.

VN struggling to protect water resources
3/17/2018 11:44:27 PM (GMT+7)
 Viet Nam is struggling to find solutions, especially ‘green’ solutions to address challenges in water resources management with environmental damage, climate change and unsustainable water exploitation driving the water-related crisis.

Ethical wild plant collection initiative reports on successes
3/17/2018 11:43:14 PM (GMT+7)
 Sixty collectors of wild medicinal and aromatic plants met in Bac Kan on Thursday to report their achievements in implementing a programme titled “Enhancing Management and Benefit Flows in VN's Wild Medicinal Products.”

Muong Lo rice granary in danger because of lack of water
3/16/2018 11:52:18 AM (GMT+7)
The Muong Lo field in Yen Bai province, the rice granary in the northwest, is withering as it has not received enough water from hydropower plants during the dry season.

Lam Dong: Waste treatment factory found dumping waste illegally
3/16/2018 3:15:21 PM (GMT+7)
 Environmental police in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong on Wednesday found about 40,000 tonnes of solid waste dumped illegally in the area of Da Lat Waste Treatment Factory in Xuan Truong Commune, Da Lat City.

Agriculture Ministry urges use of organic fertilizer to ‘clean’ land
3/15/2018 10:05:55 AM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - Scientists warn that the overuse of inorganic fertilizers will bring long-term consequences like land degradation, pollution and high toxic residue in agricultural products.

Construction ministry cracks down on pollution
3/15/2018 3:34:49 PM (GMT+7)
Construction investors are often totally indifferent to the storm of dust, construction waste and general filth their projects unleash on the general public. 

Ancient wild tea garden discovered on mountaintop in Lai Chau
3/14/2018 7:30:00 AM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - In Lai Chau, there is an ancient tea forest which might be the rarest, largest and unique in the world.

Ha Long-Cat Ba Alliance discusses waste water
3/14/2018 5:30:29 PM (GMT+7)
Waste water treatment and tourism management at world heritage site Ha Long Bay were among issues highlighted at the fifth leadership committee meeting of the Ha Long-Cat Ba Alliance in Ha Long City,