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Vietnam addresses wildlife consumption
22/10/2014 | 16:20:12
Vietnam is currently focussing on law enforcement and awareness raising campaigns to reduce the illegal trade and consumption of wildlife, a senior official from the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development said.
Workshop highlights dioxin contamination at Bien Hoa Airport
Around 250,000 cu.m of soil in Bien Hoa City, the southern province of Dong Nai, are contaminated with dioxin at levels ranging from 1,000 ppt to as high as more than 1 million ppt, it was reported at a workshop in Dong Nai on October 21.
Int’l experience in climate change adaptation shared
International experience in implementing policies on climate change adaptation was shared at a conference held in Nha Trang city in the central province of Khanh Hoa on October 16.
Deputy PM urges building of plans for super storms
07/10/2014 | 21:32:15
Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai has urged all ministries, sectors and localities to draft their own response plans for strong and super strong storms by June next year at the latest.
Hai Phong, Tay Ninh to build solid waste treatment facilities
07/10/2014 | 11:30:47
The Ministry of Construction has proposed the government approve investments in pilot projects for waste treatment plants, seeking to create a foundation for the development of an efficient waste treatment technology industry.
Roosevelt’s Muntjac rediscovered in Vietnam’s nature reserve
06/10/2014 | 18:05:00
Scientists counted a population of almost 30 Roosevelt’s Muntjacs, a species believed to have become extinct 84 years ago, in Xuan Lien Nature Reserve in the central province of Thanh Hoa.
Workshop tackles illegal trade in chemicals, waste
06/10/2014 | 16:59:21
The Vietnam Environment Administration (VEA) under the Ministry of Natural Resources and the Environment and the United Nations Environment Programme jointly held a national capacity building workshop on controlling the illegal trade in chemicals and waste in Hanoi on October 6.
Vietnam to expand low-carbon rice farming model
06/10/2014 | 16:12:00
Reducing greenhouse gases in agricultural production is currently a general trend in the world. In Vietnam, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has carried out many programmes and projects on adaptation to climate change, the Vietnam Business Forum Magazine (VBF) reported.
Vietnam, Finland sign air transport agreement
Vietnam and Finland signed an aviation agreement in Hanoi on October 20.
Institutional reform high on development agenda
Institutional reform is a priority in Vietnam’s socio-economic development strategy for 2011-2020.
Imported brews, grub at Hanoi's Oktoberfest
A celebration of Germany's Oktoberfest will be held in Hanoi on October 23-24.
Prime Minister’s Europe trip deemed a success
PM Nguyen Tan Dung’s Europe visit and his participation in the ASEM-10 are successful.
NA convenes 8th session
The 13th National Assembly's 8th session opened in Hanoi on October 20.
Vietnam puts forth initiatives at ASEM-10
The PM proposed strengthening mechanisms on dialogue and cooperation at ASEM-10 in Milan.
Germany to bring East Sea issue to ASEM-10
Germany and other EU countries will raise the East Sea issue at the 10th ASEM in Milan on October 16-17.
PM calls for investment from Germany
Vietnam is accelerating the equitisation of SOEs, offering opportunities for foreign investors.
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