Food safety requested during Tet festival Society

Food safety requested during Tet festival

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has requested the ministries of health, agriculture and rural development, industry and trade and People's Committees of provinces and cities work to ensure food safety during the Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday.
Food testing urged ahead of Tet Society

Food testing urged ahead of Tet

Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Nguyen Xuan Cuong, has urged relevant agencies to step up food safety inspections as consumption increases ahead of the Tet (Lunar New Year) Festival.
Environment

Workshop tackles illegal trade in chemicals, waste

The Vietnam Environment Administration (VEA) under the Ministry of Natural Resources and the Environment and the United Nations Environment Programme jointly held a national capacity building workshop on controlling the illegal trade in chemicals and waste in Hanoi on October 6.
Environment

Rhino horn isn’t magic, but saving is

At a recent conference in Hanoi, experts delivered a message that rhino horn is not a magical medicine or a status symbol, and called for efforts to save the endangered wild animals. Report by the Nhan Dan Online.
Environment

Six rare gibbons rescued by police

The environmental police and forest protection department in the southern province of Binh Duong on July 4 handed over six rare gibbons to a rescue centre for wild animals in Ho Chi Minh City ’s Cu Chi district.
Oil spill worries Quy Nhon fishermen Society

Oil spill worries Quy Nhon fishermen

Fishermen in Hai Cang ward, Quy Nhon city in the central coastal province of Binh Dinh found their fish cages covered with a thick layer of oil and dead fish floating on the water on July 7.