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Mekong Delta faces severe climate risksicon

Mekong Delta faces severe climate risks

Nguyen Huu Thien, talks to the newspaper Thanh Niên (Young People) on the eco-system in the Mekong Delta and threats from climate change.

 
HCM City connects biodegradable production enterprises with food enterprisesicon

HCM City connects biodegradable production enterprises with food enterprises

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
21/06/2019

The HCM City Department of Industry and Trade has established linkages between 32 biodegradable plastic bag production enterprises and food enterprises.

Public-private interplay to cut plasticsicon

Public-private interplay to cut plastics

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
21/06/2019

Plastic waste is one of the most pressing environmental issues in Vietnam, encouraging the public and private sectors to join forces to address the issue.

Hundreds of smuggled Red lory parrots found at Noi Bai Airporticon

Hundreds of smuggled Red lory parrots found at Noi Bai Airport

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
21/06/2019

More than 300 red lory parrots – an endangered bird found only in Indonesia – were suspected to have been imported to Viet Nam illegally earlier this week.

Quang Ngai seeks global status for Ly Son – Sa Huynh Geoparkicon

Quang Ngai seeks global status for Ly Son – Sa Huynh Geopark

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
20/06/2019

The central province of Quang Ngai is completing a dossier seeking the recognition of its Ly Son – Sa Huynh Geopark as a member of the UNESCO Global Geoparks Network (GGN).

International cooperation needed to protect environmenticon

International cooperation needed to protect environment

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
20/06/2019

International collaboration is essential to protect the environment, particularly when economic development, changes in structure of the society, air and plastic waste pollution are exerting pressure on Vietnam.

Agricultural production poses environmental risk for Vietnam: experticon

Agricultural production poses environmental risk for Vietnam: expert

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
20/06/2019

The growth of agricultural production in recent years comes at higher environmental costs, an expert told a conference in HCMC today, June 18.

Mekong Delta to be urged to apply technologies to adapt to climate changesicon

Mekong Delta to be urged to apply technologies to adapt to climate changes

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
19/06/2019

The Fourth Industrial Revolution has created many technological achievements to help people conquer nature, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said yesterday.

Mekong Delta sinking sparks concernicon

Mekong Delta sinking sparks concern

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
19/06/2019

Excessive groundwater exploitation is one of the main causes of land subsidence in the Mekong Delta region, the local media reported, citing sources at the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment.

Kids’ environmental club in Da Nangicon

Kids’ environmental club in Da Nang

VIDEO
19/06/2019

Educating kids on environmental protection is very important, as it will shape their perspective and attitude when they grow up. An environment club for kids in Da Nang City is doing this job just right.

Mass fish deaths found at Da Nang lakesicon

Mass fish deaths found at Da Nang lakes

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
19/06/2019

Up to five tonnes of dead fish have been been collected at two lakes in the central city of Da Nang.

VN company wins two prizes at FuturArc Green Leadership awardsicon

VN company wins two prizes at FuturArc Green Leadership awards

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
19/06/2019

VTN Architects, run by popular architect Vo Trong Nghia, has just won two prizes in the Commercial and Residential – Individual Houses categories at FuturArc Green Leadership 2019.

Bac Kan to prosecute deforestation culpritsicon

Bac Kan to prosecute deforestation culprits

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
19/06/2019

Police in Bach Thong District, Bac Kan Province have reported that they are rushing to file prosecution documents against people involved in recent incidents of illegal deforestation.

Taiwanese green technology proposed for Hanoi’s largest landfillicon

Taiwanese green technology proposed for Hanoi’s largest landfill

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
18/06/2019

Hanoi is building a garbage-to-energy incinerator with a capacity of handling 4,000 tons of waste per day, which is expected to be put into operation by 2021.

Endangered sea turtle found in fishing neticon

Endangered sea turtle found in fishing net

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
17/06/2019

An endangered sea turtle was found in a fishing net in Mỹ Xuyên District in the southern Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang on Saturday.

Climate change: Quang Binh faces severe droughticon

Climate change: Quang Binh faces severe drought

PHOTOS
17/06/2019

In Quang Binh province, dozens of local reservoirs are running out of water which puts the summer-fall rice crop of 2018-2019 at risk.

Cajuput tree trellises used to grow pepper in Kien Giangicon

Cajuput tree trellises used to grow pepper in Kien Giang

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
17/06/2019

Farmers in Kien Giang Province’s Go Quao District are using environmentally-friendly cajuput trees as trellises instead of concrete or wooden pillars to grow pepper plants.

Rampant underground water usage blamed for HCM City subsidenceicon

Rampant underground water usage blamed for HCM City subsidence

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
17/06/2019

HCM City has called on residents to stop using underground water and seal the wells due to serious subsidence in the city.