environment protection

Latest News about environment protection

Environment ministry to step up inspections of industrial sitesicon

Environment ministry to step up inspections of industrial sites

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment has announced plans to strengthen inspections of industrial production models with risks of environmental pollution and strictly handle violations in 2021.

 
The art of earning millions of VND a day through recyclingicon

The art of earning millions of VND a day through recycling

FEATURE
09/12/2020

Cajuput peels, banana peels and old jeans are used by a Kien Giang man to make original paintings, while old tyres are used by a man in Binh Thuan to make tables, chairs and swings.

Senior ASEAN officials meet to discuss environmental issuesicon

Senior ASEAN officials meet to discuss environmental issues

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
26/11/2020

The 31st Meeting of ASEAN Senior Officials on the Environment (ASOEN 31) and related meetings have begun via videoconference to discuss environmental sustainability.

VN’s updated climate goals aim at maximising the co-benefits of climate actionicon

VN’s updated climate goals aim at maximising the co-benefits of climate action

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
14/11/2020

Vietnam has recently incorporated a new section into its updated Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC) under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) 

Leading companies take steps to reduce wasteicon

Leading companies take steps to reduce waste

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
09/10/2020

More companies in Vietnam are carrying out programmes to reduce waste and achieve sustainable, environmentally-friendly operations.

Ministry calls for public to make world cleanericon

Ministry calls for public to make world cleaner

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
29/09/2020

Deputy Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Vo Tuan Nhan talks about this year’s campaign to make the world cleaner.

Communities may be granted power to monitor environmental protection activitiesicon

Communities may be granted power to monitor environmental protection activities

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
06/09/2020

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment is considering revising the Law on Environmental Protection which took effect in 2014.

Boat crew fined for dumping waste into Ha Long Bayicon

Boat crew fined for dumping waste into Ha Long Bay

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
05/09/2020

Authorities in Quang Ninh Province have issued a fine of VND300m (USD13,043) to a local boat for illegally dumping waste mud into Ha Long Bay.

Public needs to be given right to monitor the environment in Vietnamicon

Public needs to be given right to monitor the environment in Vietnam

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
13/04/2020

If the regulations on environmental impact assessment (EIA) are not strict enough and the role of citizens in monitoring the environment cannot be appreciated, environmental scandals will reoccur, experts have warned.

Tours connected to swift raising villages in Kien Giangicon

Tours connected to swift raising villages in Kien Giang

TRAVEL
29/01/2020

The Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang is studying the building of a new tourism product on the basis of swift raising in close association with environment protection so as to attract more tourists.

Exotic species threaten native organismsicon

Exotic species threaten native organisms

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
25/12/2019

Vietnam had to spend time and money to eliminate exotic creatures that attacked agriculture in 2019.

Regional collaboration necessary for national environment protection strategyicon

Regional collaboration necessary for national environment protection strategy

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
17/04/2019

The national strategy on environment protection should cover more issues other than just biodiversity conservation, waste management and monitoring.