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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.
Vietnam, US enhance cooperation in wildlife protection
01/07/2015 | 10:54:00
Vietnam and the US will work closely to fight illegal wildlife trading, according to Secretary of the US Department of the Interior Sally Jewell.
Hanoi pushes medical waste management forward
30/06/2015 | 18:19:00
The Hanoi medical sector is taking drastic measures to tighten the management of medical waste, which can pose a serious threat to human health if not treated properly.
Hanoi moves to adapt climate change
30/06/2015 | 11:27:26
Hanoi has urged relevant agencies to design plans on storm and flood control, mitigating the impacts of climate change, said an official.
Weather warnings to be improved
29/06/2015 | 16:09:15
Nguyen Duc Cuong, Head of the Hydrometeorological Information and Natural Disaster Prevention Unit, spoke to Tai Nguyen va Moi Truong (Natural Resources and Environment) about an early warning system.
Sediment management important for Mekong Delta’s natural resources
26/06/2015 | 18:24:46
The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment in conjunction with the World Wide Fund for Nature in Vietnam held a workshop on June 26 in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho to raise public awareness of the importance of sediment for the delta’s natural resources.
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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