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Nha Trang releases fries to regenerate aquatic resourcesicon

Nha Trang releases fries to regenerate aquatic resources

The People’s Committee of Nha Trang city in the central province of Khanh Hoa on May 12 released 600,000 aquatic breeds on Nha Trang Bay.

 
Hanoi's polluted To Lich River turns green again after dredgingicon

Hanoi's polluted To Lich River turns green again after dredging

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
12/05/2019

Hanoi residents have been pleasantly surprised with some good environmental news, as a polluted river has been cleaned up. 

Save the Red-shanked Doucs of Son Traicon

Save the Red-shanked Doucs of Son Tra

FEATURE
12/05/2019

Red-shanked doucs are on the Red List of Threatened Species by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN).

Vietnam urged to adjust support program for climate change responseicon

Vietnam urged to adjust support program for climate change response

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
11/05/2019

Vietnam needs to adjust the Support Program to Respond to Climate Change (SP-RCC) to better suit the current situation, Dr. Michael Parsons, policy adviser of Vietnam’s Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment said.

Quang Ngai protests against polluting industrial parkicon

Quang Ngai protests against polluting industrial park

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
10/05/2019

Many people in the central province of Quang Ngai have opposed a local industrial park, blaming it for causing severe pollution.

Saigon Co.op becomes first retailer to stop selling plastic strawsicon

Saigon Co.op becomes first retailer to stop selling plastic straws

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
09/05/2019

More than 600 nationwide supermarkets and convenience stores of the Saigon Union of Trading Cooperatives (Saigon Co.op) have taken the leap to remove all plastic straws from their shelves this month.

Hundreds of people gather litter on Ly Son Islandicon

Hundreds of people gather litter on Ly Son Island

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
04/05/2019

Hundreds of people, including Singer Tuan Hung, joined hands to collect rubbish on Ly Son Island in the central province of Quang Ngai.

Formosa pollution compensation to be used on regeneration projectsicon

Formosa pollution compensation to be used on regeneration projects

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
02/05/2019

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked authorities in the four central provinces affected by the Formosa disaster in 2016 to use the compensation to develop fisheries and environmental projects.

Rubbish-covered beach in Ha Long crowded on holidayicon

Rubbish-covered beach in Ha Long crowded on holiday

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
02/05/2019

Many people continue to swim at a rubbish-strewn man-made beach in the northern province of Quang Ninh’s Ha Long City.

Tien Giang’s coastal area manages to cope with droughticon

Tien Giang’s coastal area manages to cope with drought

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
02/05/2019

The coastal area of Go Cong Dong, a major agricultural hub in the Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang, has taken effective measures against drought and saltwater intrusion into rivers this year.

Ministry of Finance proposes increasing wastewater feesicon

Ministry of Finance proposes increasing wastewater fees

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
01/05/2019

The Ministry of Finance has proposed increasing fees for wastewater discharged by carwashes, hotels and restaurants.

Programme helps fight wildlife violations in Vietnamicon

Programme helps fight wildlife violations in Vietnam

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
01/05/2019

The Nature Education Centre recently announced the findings of a programme on the assessment of the spread of wildlife violations in 42 districts of nine provinces and cities with the involvement of 12,840 trading establishments.

Bear conservation centre in Ninh Binh saves bile bearsicon

Bear conservation centre in Ninh Binh saves bile bears

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
30/04/2019

Seventeen bears – which used to be kept in captivity and illegally traded to harvest their bile - are living in a bear conservation centre in the northern province of Ninh Binh.

Vietnam's biggest solar power complexes connected to gridicon

Vietnam's biggest solar power complexes connected to grid

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
30/04/2019

Solar power has been categorized one of the main sources to fuel Vietnam`s economy in the future.