Vietnam intensifies efforts to reduce emission
9/30/2017 8:40:00 AM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Viet Nam aims to reduce emissions from deforestation and to increase its absorption of carbon dioxide (CO2) to 33 million tonnes.

Hanoi's most polluted lake
9/29/2017 2:51:53 PM (GMT+7)
 Linh Quang is often described as the most polluted lake in Hanoi by many people as it is full of rubbish.


 
Mekong Delta faces three big challenges caused by climate change
9/29/2017 8:10:00 AM (GMT+7)
Mekong Delta, the rice granary of Vietnam, is facing three challenges due to the impact of climate change, unsustainable development and hydropower plants on the Mekong River.

PM pledges $1 billion to tackle climate change in Mekong Delta
9/29/2017 12:11:05 PM (GMT+7)
 Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has pledged $1 billion to the Mekong Delta to fund projects aimed at tackling climate change amid warnings that the country’s rice basket is disappearing.


 
Environment in rural areas seriously polluted, but poorly treated
9/28/2017 8:11:00 AM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - The pollution in rural areas is reaching alarming levels, but not much work has been done to settle it because of the lack of money

Int’l partners vow support for climate-resilient projects in Mekong Delta
9/28/2017 10:32:18 AM (GMT+7)
International organisations and development partners committed to supporting Vietnam in implementing projects that make the Mekong Delta more resilient to climate change impacts.


 
Mekong Delta prepares for large-scale transformation to ensure future
9/28/2017 9:55:33 AM (GMT+7)
VNS spoke to Hermen Borst, deputy Delta commissioner of the Netherlands’ Delta Programme, on the sidelines of an international conference held in Can Tho on Sept 26-27 on sustainable and climate-resilient development of the Mekong Delta. 

Raise lobsters or develop tourism: Phu Yen dilemma
9/27/2017 7:10:00 AM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - Residents in the central province of Phu Yen are trying to decide whether to develop lobster farming or tourism.


 
Climate-resilient measures needed to address threats to Mekong Delta: experts
9/27/2017 12:05:00 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Increased investment in climate-resilient housing, mangrove regeneration and early warning systems is urgently needed to ensure the sustainable development of the Mekong Delta, 

Hue national park gets rare tortoise
9/27/2017 11:48:20 AM (GMT+7)
 Bach Ma National Park in the central province of Thua Thien- Hue received a rare tortoise, listed as a vulnerable species at the International Union for Conservation of Nature.


 
World focus on the Mekong
9/26/2017 9:58:00 AM (GMT+7)
More than 1,000 local and international delegates met in Can Tho today (September 26) to discuss measures to ensure sustainable and climate-resilient development of the Mekong Delta.

Vietnam considers lowering environmental standards on treatment of ash, slag
9/26/2017 7:30:00 AM (GMT+7)
As the amount of ash and slag left untreated at coal-fired thermopower plants is increasing, some ministries have proposed lowering the required environmental standards to help the plants deal with the problem.


 

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