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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.
Vietnam to be more active in int’l efforts to respond to climate change
09/03/2015 | 10:40:49
Vietnam should play a more active role in international efforts to respond to climate change, instead of just calling for assistance from international organisations, said Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Nguyen Minh Quang.
Binh Duong builds 318.5 mln USD wastewater treatment plant
07/03/2015 | 18:35:50
Construction work started on March 6 on a wastewater treatment plant in southern Binh Duong province, which will benefit over 400,000 local residents.
Tien Giang could lose forest buffer to climate change
06/03/2015 | 10:17:32
The mangrove forest in Tien Giang's province Go Cong coastal region could disappear forever if effective solutions are not identified and implemented immediately, officials said.
Mass return of fish to Tien River in An Giang
06/03/2015 | 10:08:36
The aquaculture sector in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang held a large-scale fish release programme on March 5 in a bid to reproduce valuable local breeds and protect the ecosystem.
Project on Mekong Delta’s mangrove forest protection continues
05/03/2015 | 16:56:00
The Prime Minister has approved the second phase of the Integrated Coastal Management Programme (ICMP) which aims to protect the Mekong Delta coastal and mangrove forests.
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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