Urban railways help cut greenhouse gas emissions: JICA survey Society

Urban railways help cut greenhouse gas emissions: JICA survey

Urban railways are an effective means of transport that will help cut greenhouse gas emissions in Hanoi and HCM City, which have both experienced serious air pollution in recent years, according to a survey by the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA).
Southern localities to develop clean air plans by 2025 Environment

Southern localities to develop clean air plans by 2025

Several southern cities and provinces have accelerated research into air pollution to develop clean air plans by 2025, according to Assoc. Prof. Dr Ho Quoc Bang from the Institute for Environment and Resources at the Vietnam National University - HCM City.
Thailand launches electric motorbike taxis, boats World

Thailand launches electric motorbike taxis, boats

The Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT) has launched prototype electric motorbike taxis and boats to support electric vehicle use in public transportation, aiming to reduce air pollution and particulate matter of 2.5 microns or less (PM2.5).
Southern localities to develop clean air plans by 2025 Environment

Southern localities to develop clean air plans by 2025

Several southern cities and provinces have accelerated research into air pollution to develop Clean Air Plans by 2025, according to Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ho Quoc Bang from the Institute for Environment and Resources at the Vietnam National University - HCM City.
Vietnam urges Houthi rebels to cooperate with UN in oil tanker issue Politics

Vietnam urges Houthi rebels to cooperate with UN in oil tanker issue

Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, head of the Vietnamese Permanent Mission to the United Nations (UN), has called on relevant parties, especially Houthi rebels, to create favourable conditions for UN experts to address the issue related to an oil tanker off Yemen waters to avert an environmental catastrophe.
No appropriate solutions implemented to improve pollution: MONRE Environment

No appropriate solutions implemented to improve pollution: MONRE

An increase in the number of industrial zones has been polluting Vietnam’s environment, and there are no appropriate solutions in place, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE) warned in its draft 2019 report on environment protection released earlier this week.