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Regulatory framework for climate change programme discussed
30/07/2015 | 11:11:10
Officials from the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources (MONRE) and other stakeholders met in Hanoi on July 29 to share ideas toward accelerating the completion of the 2016 regulatory framework for the Support Programme to Respond to Climate Change (SP-RCC).
National park helps raise baby tortoises
The Con Dao National Park in the southern Ba Ria-Vung Tau province has released about 150,000 baby tortoises into the sea since 1994.
Mekong Delta suffers severe saline intrusion
Farmers and households have been left without fresh water in many areas in the Mekong Delta this year because of severe saline intrusion.
Proposal to hike forest environment service fees
07/07/2015 | 11:33:00
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has proposed to the Prime Minister to raise forest environment service fees on companies producing drinking water and hydroelectricity.
Unusual weather hits Sa Pa resort town
06/07/2015 | 21:04:42
The resort town of Sa Pa in the northern province of Lao Cai is experiencing cold weather in the summer as temperature suddenly fell to 12.6 degrees Celsius on early July 6.
Vietnam boosts sea turtle preservation
04/07/2015 | 18:37:08
A workshop discussing a national plan on protecting marine turtles through 2025 was held in the central province of Ninh Thuan on July 3.
Endangered monkey sent to Cuc Phuong national park
03/07/2015 | 16:17:49
The Department of Forest Management of Quang Ngai province is working to hand over a grey-shanked douc langur to the Endangered Primate Rescue Center in Cuc Phuong national park.
Marine protection for sustainable seafood development
03/07/2015 | 09:52:11
A conference highlighting the significance of marine protection in sustainable seafood development was held in the central province of Ninh Thuan on July 2.
FDI down 8 percent this year to 8.8 billion USD
Vietnam has attracted 8.8 billion USD in foreign direct investment in the year-to-date, an 8 percent fall year-on-year.
Nation remembers war martyrs and invalids
A solemn memorial service for fallen soldiers was held in central Quang Tri province.
Seven-month CPI pace slowest in a decade
Vietnam’s July CPI was at 10-year low, gaining only 0.68 percent from the end of 2014.
Joint statement of Vietnam-Thailand cabinet meeting
A joint statement of the third Vietnam-Thailand joint cabinet retreat was signed on July 23.
HCM City leaders visit US to strengthen ties
A delegation from Ho Chi Minh City has concluded a US visit to the US to bolster cooperation.
Prime Minister talks with Lao counterpart
The two leaders agreed on measures to boost bilateral cooperation during their talks.
Deputy PM holds talks with Chinese Vice Premier
Deputy PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc held talks with Chinese Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli on July 16.
Banking system has optimistic outlook for 2015
Domestic and foreign credit institutions in Vietnam continue to see a bright business outlook.
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