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VN government charts major tasks, solutions for 2020icon
POLITICS02/01/20200

VN government charts major tasks, solutions for 2020

The Government issued a resolution on January 1 outlining major tasks and solutions to realize the country’s socio-economic development plan and state budget estimates in 2020.

 
Environment Ministry announces indicators for environmental supervisionicon

Environment Ministry announces indicators for environmental supervision

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
01/12/2019

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment announced it had issued a set of environmental indicators to evaluate results of environmental protection nationwide.

Two companies have operations suspended over pollutionicon

Two companies have operations suspended over pollution

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
25/11/2019

The People's Committee of Hung Yen Province has suspended the operations of two local companies for their violations related to environmental protection.

Travel mart in Can Tho to promote Mekong Delta’s tourismicon

Travel mart in Can Tho to promote Mekong Delta’s tourism

TRAVEL
10/11/2019

The first Vietnam International Travel Mart (VITM) Can Tho 2019, the largest of its kind in the Mekong Delta, is scheduled to take place in Can Tho from November 29 to December 1.

ASEAN ministers agree on prioritised actions for environmental sustainabilityicon

ASEAN ministers agree on prioritised actions for environmental sustainability

POLITICS
10/10/2019

The 15th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on the Environment (AMME 15) and related meetings concluded in Siem Reap, Cambodia, on October 9 and released a joint statement.

Ministry gets tough on nature preservation violationsicon

Ministry gets tough on nature preservation violations

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
07/09/2019

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment has proposed to raise the fines to 400 million VND (17,240 USD) for violations on environmental protection, biodiversity preservation and protection of natural ecosystems.

Seventh National Environmental Film Festival opensicon

Seventh National Environmental Film Festival opens

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
20/08/2019

The seventh National Environmental Film Festival will open for entries from August 20 to September 31, 2019, organisers said at a press conference in Hanoi on August 19.

Shops join hands to eliminate plastic useicon

Shops join hands to eliminate plastic use

VIDEO
09/08/2019

Together with many other countries in the world, Vietnam has made great efforts in eliminating pollution caused by plastic waste.

“Reduce!” installation exhibition opens in Hanoiicon

“Reduce!” installation exhibition opens in Hanoi

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
18/07/2019

 Thousands of recycled and waste products have been put on display as a collection in an installation exhibition that is currently underway in Hanoi.

Rooftop solar panels grab more attentionicon

Rooftop solar panels grab more attention

VIDEO
09/06/2019

Power cut is a worry of many people during hot season. 

Islander builds house from recycled plastic bottles, sets up homestayicon

Islander builds house from recycled plastic bottles, sets up homestay

SOCIETY
06/06/2019

Islander Nguyen Loi, 29, has built his first house from 6,000 recycled plastic bottles on An Binh Islet, three miles from Ly Son Island of the central province Da Nang to promote waste reduction and recycling on tourism islands.

Young people in Quang Ninh, Soc Trang join environmental campaignsicon

Young people in Quang Ninh, Soc Trang join environmental campaigns

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
07/05/2019

Nearly 300 young people took part in a campaign to clean rubbish along more than 2.5km of seashore in Ha Long City on Sunday.

Coal-fired power plant development must come with environmental protectionicon

Coal-fired power plant development must come with environmental protection

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
28/04/2019

Pham Trong Thuc, deputy director general of the Industrial Safety Technique and Environmental Agency under the Ministry of Industry and Trade, talks to Công Thương newspaper on the national plan to develop coal-fired power plants.

Vietnamese Government cracks down on used machineryicon

Vietnamese Government cracks down on used machinery

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
24/04/2019

Vietnam has banned imports of used machinery, equipment and production line technology aged more than 10-years-old.