Thang Long - Hanoi

Media urged to work more to stop rhino killing
28/08/2014 | 16:53:00
The media was urged to devote more coverage to the major threat facing the world’s population of rhinoceros, which has declined by 90 percent over the last 40 years due to surges in poaching for rhino horn.
Vietnam requests WB support in coping with climate change
Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai has proposed that the World Bank (WB) continue to assist Vietnam in coping with climate change, fostering green growth and developing a low-carbon economy.
Hanoi rescues over 300 wild animals
The Hanoi Wild Animal Rescue Centre has said it had so far rescued and conserved 323 individuals of wildlife species and 35kg of snakes.
45 localities have master plans for solid waste management
11/08/2014 | 20:21:37
As many as 45 out of 63 cities and provinces nationwide have come up with their own master plans for solid waste management, said a senior official at a Hanoi workshop on August 11.
Foreign geologists re-assess Dong Van Geo-Park conservation
11/08/2014 | 14:48:08
Foreign geologists have hailed the northernmost mountainous province of Ha Giang for working to implement the Global Geo-parks network’s criteria at its Dong Van Karst Plateau Geo-Park.
Kien Giang: damaged dykes pose great danger
11/08/2014 | 10:52:00
More than 385 km of river and sea dykes in the southern province of Kien Giang have been damaged, posing great danger to local people, especially as the rainy season is coming.
Mekong Delta urged to protect water resource
09/08/2014 | 18:11:05
The Mekong Delta should raise a louder voice to protect its water resource, which is in risk of pollution due to hydropower development in mainstream Mekong River, experts said at a workshop in Can Tho city on August 8.
ADB continues helping preserve biodiversity in Vietnam
09/08/2014 | 18:02:49
An Asian Development Bank (ADB) delegation on Augut 7 and 8 inspected the implementation of a project funded by the bank in the central province of Thua Thien Hue which aims to preserve the biodiversity corridor in the locality and the region.
ASEAN called for stronger maritime links
Vietnam highlighted the need for ASEAN to boost collaboration on maritime issues at a forum.
Implementation of Uncle Ho’s testament reviewed
A workshop was held to review the implementation of Ho Chi Minh’s testament over the last 45 years.
Party chief's envoy visits China
Le Hong Anh started his two-day visit to China on August 26 as the Party chief's Special Envoy.
EC treasures cooperation with VN
The EC attaches importance to developing its friendship and cooperation with Vietnam.
VN prioritised in India’s Look East policy
The new Indian Government continues to regard VN as a pillar in its Look East policy.
WB praises VN’s response to climate change
The WB highly values the measures the country is taking to cope with climate change.
August CPI growth hits 9-year low
Vietnam's CPI this month increased by 0.22 percent over that of last month.
Party chief’s Special Envoy to visit China
Le Hong Anh, Special Envoy of Party General Secretary, Nguyen Phu Trong will visit China on Aug. 26-27.
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