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Forest land dwindles in Central Highlands’ localities
23/04/2015 | 10:59:03
Central Highlands provinces need to accelerate measures to protect and develop regional forests which are currently suffering from significant deforestation.
Tree planting project takes root in Bac Kan
A special “Tree Planting Day 2015” was held in the northern province of Bac Kan by the Honda Vietnam Company (HVN) and the provincial department of agriculture and rural development on April 19.
Hanoi moves to restore river flows
Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai on April 18 inspected river systems in the south and west of Hanoi with a view to initiating measures that will restore water flows and reduce pollution.
Eliminating rhino horn use popularised
17/03/2015 | 20:49:00
As many as 80,084 strip cartoons “I’m a little rhino” were presented to primary students in the central city of Da Nang at the international conference to popularise the elimination of rhino horn use.
Eight rare animals freed in central national park
16/03/2015 | 19:52:45
Eight rare animals were recently released back into the wild in the Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park in central Quang Binh province, said the park’s management board on March 16.
Vinh Long brick makers helped to switch to green technology
16/03/2015 | 15:08:00
SME enterprises operating in brick, ceramics and food processing industries in the Mekong Delta province of Vinh Long will receive assistance to switch to environmentally-friendly and energy saving technologies under the “Green Investment Fund” programme
Lao Cai alerted to forest fire risk
16/03/2015 | 15:03:25
The northern province of Lao Cai has put its Hoang Lien National Park on high fire alert, with long-lasting heat posing a serious threat to the region’s forests.
Workshop tackles Mekong Delta land sinking
12/03/2015 | 16:32:59
Vietnamese and foreign specialists working to prevent climate change and land subsidence held a workshop in Can Tho city on March 11 to discuss environmental problems in the Mekong Delta region.
Samsung’s new complex to be built
Samsung will start work on the Samsung CE HCM City Complex with an 1.4 billion USD investment.
Stamps on Hung King worship rituals issued
A set of three stamps featuring the Hung Kings was issued to mark the Hung Kings Tempe Festival.
President calls for Asia-Africa connectivity
President Truong Tan Sang called for Asia-Africa connectivity at the Bandung Conference.
Vietnam, Czech Republic traditional ties reviewed
Vietnam and the Czech Republic reviewed their traditional ties and future cooperation.
Vietnam treasures ties with Azerbaijan
Vietnam treasures its traditional friendship with Azerbaijan, said a Vietnamese diplomat.
Belgian lawmakers praise IPU-132 success
Belgian parliamentarians spoke highly of Vietnam’s organisation of IPU-132.
Vietnam-Norway joint communiqué
Vietnam and Norway issued a joint communiqué on the occasion of the Norwegian PM’s official visit.
First radioactive source installed
A piece of equipment containing radioactive material was installed with the first tracking device.
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