Provinces to test sea water regularly Environment

Provinces to test sea water regularly

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MoNRE) has directed the four central provinces devastated by Formosa’s discharge of toxic waste to test sea water at 19 beaches every two weeks.
Formosa probe results revealed Environment

Formosa probe results revealed

The environment ministry has reported the results of an investigation into Hung Nghiep Formosa Ha Tinh Steel Company’s efforts to tackle the environmental incident it caused in four central provinces.
Sound policy needs prompt action Politics

Sound policy needs prompt action

Public opinion has approved the recent instructions of the Government and the Prime Minister on enhancing the effective use of public asset
Government agencies support flood victims Society

Government agencies support flood victims

President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan on October 24 received money donated by governmental agencies to support flood victims in the central region.
Environment

Training course help improve disaster response

A training course is being held from December 4-6 in Thanh Hoa city for over 150 cadres from the provinces of Ninh Binh, Thanh Hoa, Nghe An and Ha Tinh to sharpen their skills to respond to natural disasters and cope with marine environmental incidents.
Business

Greening industrial production in Vietnam

Along with many action programmes such as the National Target Programme on Energy Saving and Efficiency, Environmental Industry Development Project until 2015 with a Vision Towards 2020, the Cleaner Production (CL) Strategy until 2020 was also promoted in industries, with a view to green and sustainable industrial development. Report by the Vietnam Economic News.