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Southern canals clogged up but no sites to dump waste

Environment

Southern canals clogged up but no sites to dump waste

Several marine channels like Cua Lo and Sa Ky in the central provinces of Nghe An and Quang Ngai and Thi Vai in the southern coastal province of Ba Ria – Vung Tau have not been dredged in years because authorities have been unable to identify dumping sites to dispose of the sludge after dredging.

Da Nang opens tourist season in 2018

Travel

Da Nang opens tourist season in 2018

Da Nang launched the tourist season in 2018 on April 27 at the Bien Dong Park in the city’s Son Tra peninsular with a programme of more than 20 activities, aiming to lure and entertain visitors to the coastal city.

Da Nang city fines owner of polluting project

Environment

Da Nang city fines owner of polluting project

The central city of Da Nang has fined the Sao Vang Nha Trang Joint Stock Company, the owner of the Sapphire Hotel project, 320 million VND (14,000 USD) for not completing an environmental assessment plan before construction.

Street art livens up APEC week

Society

Street art livens up APEC week

An art space has been launched on the east side of the Rong (Dragon) bridge in Tran Hung Dao street as part of the city’s street art programme in hosting the 2017 APEC Economic Leaders Week in Nov.