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Khanh Hoi estuary in Ca Mau eroded seriously
22/09/2014 | 10:58:49
Khanh Hoi estuary in U Minh district, the southernmost province of Ca Mau is suffering from a severe soil erosion by sea level rises, deforming its natural shape, causing environmental pollution, and threatening the life of local people.
Air pollution remains pressing issue: report
The National Assembly and Government need to review and adopt legal regulations to mitigate air pollution, a major contributor to the greenhouse effect.
Typhoon Kalmaegi leaves 11 dead
At least 11 people were killed and 10 injured in the aftermath of typhoon Kalmaegi passing through the northern and central provinces over the last four days, the Central Steering Committee on Flood and Storm Prevention reported on September 18.
Vietnam moves towards UNESCO recognition for Lang Biang
05/09/2014 | 10:27:53
An international workshop was held in Hanoi on September 4 on the draft proposal for the Lang Biang Biosphere Reserve, which will be submitted to UNESCO.
City embarks on plan to protect Cu Chi tunnel site
04/09/2014 | 15:51:00
The Ho Chi Minh City People's Committee will spend 155 billion VND (7.4 million USD) from the city's budget to build a 2.3 km embankment along the Sai Gon River to prevent erosion at the Cu Chi Tunnels historical site in Cu Chi district.
Tuyen Quang completes yearly reforestation plan
03/09/2014 | 10:57:42
The northern mountainous province of Tuyen Quang has planted trees on 13,870 ha of land, completing the yearly plan ahead of schedule, according to the provincial Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Start-up workshop on climate change adaption in Mekong Delta
01/09/2014 | 18:39:57
A five-day start-up workshop on “Adaption in the Mekong Delta (AMD) in Ben Tre and Tra Vinh provinces”, a climate change response programme, was launched on September 1, focussing mainly on the project’s technical details.
Organic waste to be turned into renewable energy
01/09/2014 | 18:34:00
Renewable green energy will be created from organic waste discharged in industrial-agricultural activities in the Mekong Delta region through a new project funded by the Japanese government.
ADB continues to assist VN
The (ADB will continue to support VN's development process by providing 1.3 bln USD in loans each year.
President Sang offers incense to Hung Kings
President Truong Tan Sang offered incense to Vietnam’s founding fathers, Hung Kings, on Sept. 18.
Asian News Network aims for common voice of Asia
The Asia News Network (ANN) is looking forward to developing its image as the common voice of Asia.
Hanoi to trial use of bus e-tickets
Hanoi has launched a pilot project to introduce electronic smartcards.
Vietnam pledges to combat child labour
A project on the prevention and reduction of child labour in Vietnam was launched.
VN, Slovakia - gatekeepers for respective regions
Vietnam and Slovakia act as bridges linking each other to their respective regions.
Party leader receives visiting Cuban official
Party leader Trong met with Cuban Vice President of the Council of State Mercedes Lopez Acea.
Vietnam, India issue joint communique
Vietnam and India on September 15 issued a joint communique.
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