Southern provinces ready infrastructure for drought, heat waves
3/24/2019 12:28:34 AM (GMT+7)
 Provinces in the southern region and the Central Highlands have taken measures to prepare for drought and ensure a stable supply of power as weather forecasts say that the region could face a prolonged heat wave this year.

Vietnamese technology converts waste into electricity, organic carbon
3/24/2019 5:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - The creator of the ‘waste-to-electricity and organic carbon technology specifically designed for Vietnam’ is Nguyen Gia Long, director of the Hydraulic Machines Company (HMC). 


 
Illegal logging threatening protected forest
3/24/2019 12:10:08 AM (GMT+7)
 Illegal logging is threatening the protected forest of Sông Tranh in the central province of Quảng Nam’s Bắc Trà My District, with hundred-year-old trees being felled, Nhân Dân online newspaper reported. 

Bac Giang suspends land enterprise
3/24/2019 12:12:19 AM (GMT+7)
 The People’s Committee of northern Bắc Giang Province’s Lục Nam District said it would suspend the operation of an illegal inland waterway port built by a local enterprise to avoid over-exploitation of land.


 
Hanoi's Soc Son District authorities blamed for lax forest management
3/23/2019 11:55:33 PM (GMT+7)
 Long-standing violations in the use and management of Soc Son District’s protection forest land have been blamed on the lax management of local authorities.

Canadian tourists lead clean-up of Quy Nhon beach
3/22/2019 4:20:54 PM (GMT+7)
 A group of Canadian visitors have called on people to gather litter on a beach in Binh Dinh Province’s Quy Nhon City.


 
PM approves project to restore forests in Central Highlands
3/21/2019 5:09:19 PM (GMT+7)
 Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has approved a project on protecting, restoring and sustainably developing forests in the Tay Nguyen Central Highlands during 2016-2030.

International agricultural experts discuss climate change
3/22/2019 3:35:26 PM (GMT+7)
Vietnam’s agricultural sector last year showed the most development of any of the past seven years and agricultural exports reached US$40.5 billion, helping the country confirm its position as an important exporter.


 
Waste treatment: Vietnam needs policy to encourage competition
3/22/2019 12:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
Vietnam has investors who are willing to develop waste treatment plants, but startups, when contacting local authorities, are told that there is no waste to treat, says Dang Huy Dong, former Deputy Minister of Planning and Investment.


Hanoi’s irrigation system polluted with wastewater
3/21/2019 4:35:00 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – More than 3,000 cu.m of untreated wastewater is released into Hanoi’s Cau Bay Canal through 26 discharge points daily.


 
Red-headed cranes migrate to Phu My grassland
3/20/2019 3:40:17 PM (GMT+7)
 The management board of the Phu My Habitat Reserve in Phu My commune, Giang Thanh district of Kien Giang province yesterday afternoon said that a large number of red-headed cranes have migrated to the Phu My grassland for living in the recent days. 

Low-carbon agriculture tech transfer key to comprehensive environmental treatment
3/20/2019 4:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
Vietnam in recent years has applied low-greenhouse gas-emission production technology, agricultural waste management models, and bioenergy generation in many localities with positive results. 


 

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