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Latest News about air quality

Vietnam strives to control and forecast changes in air quality by 2025icon

Vietnam strives to control and forecast changes in air quality by 2025

The nation’s target of forecasting changes in air quality is mentioned in the plan put forward by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment.

 
Hanoi mulls over solutions to improve air qualityicon

Hanoi mulls over solutions to improve air quality

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
08/01/2021

The People’s Committee of Hanoi has rolled out various measures to improve air quality amidst the alarming pollution level in the city in recent days.

Prolonged air pollution forecasted for northern Vietnamicon

Prolonged air pollution forecasted for northern Vietnam

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
09/12/2020

The northern region of Vietnam is experiencing quite severe air pollution and the problem would continue in many days to come.

Hanoi sees air pollution exceed red-warning levelicon

Hanoi sees air pollution exceed red-warning level

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
07/12/2020

The air quality in the capital on December 7 exceeded the red-warning level, reaching purple, meaning that the air quality of the local atmosphere has reached a very unhealthy level for local residents.

Hanoi's air worsens from September to March: officialicon

Hanoi's air worsens from September to March: official

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
06/10/2020

Head of Hanoi’s Environment Protection Division under the city’s Department of Natural Resources and Environment Mai Trong Thai talked about measures to improve air quality in the city.

Air quality improving in northern regionicon

Air quality improving in northern region

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
20/08/2020

Air quality in the north of the country is improving, according to the Vietnam Environment Administration.

Air quality improved in Vietnam's northern provincesicon

Air quality improved in Vietnam's northern provinces

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
20/07/2020

Air quality of northern provinces in April improved compared to the same period last year, according to the latest assessment by Vietnam Environment Administration. 

Schools could be forced to close on ‘bad air’ daysicon

Schools could be forced to close on ‘bad air’ days

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
11/06/2020

Vietnam may order schools to shut down on days when the air quality is poor, according to the draft law revising the 2014 Law on Environment Protection.

Hanoi and major cities see better air quality in Mayicon

Hanoi and major cities see better air quality in May

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
05/06/2020

The air quality of major Vietnamese cities in May was better than in previous months, with a significant improvement in the capital of Hanoi, according to the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment.

Air quality in most urban areas good in first half of Mayicon

Air quality in most urban areas good in first half of May

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
21/05/2020

The air quality of many urban areas across Vietnam remained good in the first half of May.

HCM City air pollution returns as businesses resumeicon

HCM City air pollution returns as businesses resume

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
14/05/2020

Air quality in Ho Chi Minh City is predicted to worsen as local construction projects and factories resume operations.

Vietnam to develop modern air monitoring networkicon

Vietnam to develop modern air monitoring network

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
05/05/2020

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE) is moving ahead with a project on building 19 automatic air environment monitoring stations in 17 cities and provinces and 20 stations specializing in measuring PM2.5 dust.

Vietnam needs long-term strategy on air pollutionicon

Vietnam needs long-term strategy on air pollution

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
30/04/2020

Agencies have defined short-term solutions to partially settle air pollution, but Vietnam needs national long-term strategies, experts say.

Hanoi air pollution remains badicon

Hanoi air pollution remains bad

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
22/04/2020

Air pollution in Hanoi is still bad despite social distancing regulations.

VN environment directorate general wants modern air monitoring systemsicon

VN environment directorate general wants modern air monitoring systems

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
22/04/2020

Investment in automatic air monitoring systems should be a high priority, Hoang Duong Tung, chair of the Vietnam Clean Air Network, has said.

Air quality to improve from late March: VEAicon

Air quality to improve from late March: VEA

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
30/03/2020

The air quality in Vietnam will improve from the end of March into the following months compared to that in the first months of 2020, the Vietnam Environment Administration (VEA) has said.

More automatic air quality monitoring stations to be built nationwideicon

More automatic air quality monitoring stations to be built nationwide

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
24/03/2020

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MoNRE) held a teleconference on March 23 to discuss a project on forming a network of air quality monitoring stations in Vietnam.

Hanoi vows to improve air quality: officialicon

Hanoi vows to improve air quality: official

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
23/03/2020

Hanoi is taking all necessary measures to improve air quality, including treating to controlling waste in industrial zones and craft villages.