Thang Long - Hanoi

Typhoon Kalmaegi leaves 11 dead
19/09/2014 | 10:54:32
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.
Typhoon Kalmaegi floods large area of rice fields
Typhoon Kalmaegi, bringing heavy rain and cyclones, swept through a number of northern localities in the past two days, flooding thousands of hectares of rice and causing damage to aquaculture farms.
Vietnam prepares for typhoon Kalmaegi
Vietnam is on high alert as typhoon Kalmaegi is forecast to make landfall between the northern province of Quang Ninh and the central province of Nghe An on September 16.
Hoi An to build erosion barriers
24/08/2014 | 18:15:36
The central province of Quang Nam will build a 15 billion VND (714,000 USD), 137 metre, concrete beach dyke in September.
Only 40 pct of rural household solid waste collected: statistics
22/08/2014 | 16:34:10
Nearly 70 percent of Vietnam’s population are living in rural areas, producing over 31,500 tonnes of household solid waste a day, of which between 40 and 55 percent is collected, data has showed.
Hanoi needs 3.5 trillion VND to treat solid waste by 2020
21/08/2014 | 17:13:46
Hanoi needs about 11 trillion VND ( 522.3 million USD) to implement a solid waste treatment plan to 2030 and with a vision towards 2050, which was signed by Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai.
Japan to help HCM City reduce carbon emission
21/08/2014 | 11:35:44
Japan will help Ho Chi Minh City reduce carbon emission, Japanese Senior Vice Minister of Environment Kitagawa Tomokatsu has assured.
Germany-supported project helps Vietnam manage forests
20/08/2014 | 15:43:00
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development and the German Society for International Cooperation (GIZ) on August 19 jointly organise a conference to review a project to promote Vietnam’s sustainable management of natural forest and marketing of important forest products.
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.
VN, India agree to bolster strategic partnership
Vietnamese and Indian Presidents agreed to intensify the strategic partnership.
NA Chairman to attend AIPA-35
NA Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung will attend the AIPA-35 in Laos from Sept. 15-20.
Australian Speaker welcomed in Hanoi
Vietnamese and Australian legislatures should work closely at int'l parliamentary forums.
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