Da Nang to ramp up security Society

Da Nang to ramp up security

Da Nang city will install security camera systems at 3,296 sites in case of emergency situations on streets and outside of residential areas, trading centres, industrial parks, markets, restaurants.
Japan helps Indonesia tackle fires World

Japan helps Indonesia tackle fires

Indonesia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs received aid from the Japanese government at its headquarters in Jakarta on October 16 to put out fires and tackle haze problem.
Singapore air suffering from smoke World

Singapore air suffering from smoke

Singapore’s air quality has pushed unhealthy levels as a result of forest fires in neighbouring Indonesia, according to the National Environment Agency (NEA).
Business

EU clean technology firms eye Vietnamese market

A workshop was held in Ho Chi Minh City on June 19 by the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the EU Business Avenues, focusing on potential opportunities for companies from the European Union to invest in clean technology in Vietnam.
HCM City rejects airport expansion Business

HCM City rejects airport expansion

Ho Chi Minh City has rejected plans to expand its airport on practicality grounds and instead wants work on a new airport in neighbouring Dong Nai province speeded up.
Society

Vietnam keen to construct sustainable development cities

Vietnam seeks to apply models for healthy and happy cities in a bid to ensure a sustainable urban development strategy in the long run, a conference organised by the Vietnam Association of Architecture (VAA) and the Vietnam Institute of Architecture under the Ministry of Construction (MoC) heard in Hanoi on October 3.