Japan helps in disaster risk management Environment

Japan helps in disaster risk management

Vietnam ’s Hue University of Agriculture and Forestry cooperated with Japan ’s Kyoto University in a project to enhance community adaptation capacity and sustainable livelihood to cope with natural disasters in central Vietnam.

Expo spotlights water industry technologies

More than 200 leading businesses from 20 countries and territories are participating in the Vietnam Water and Wastewater Industry Show 2010, which opened in Ho Chi Minh City on Nov. 10.

Craft villages leaving water, air severely polluted

The latest environmental survey of the Bac Ninh Department of Natural Resources and Environment showed that water and air in the province's craft villages was seriously polluted, said Ha Minh Hoa, director of the department's Environment Protection Division.

Two more A/H1N1 deaths confirmed

The Ministry of Health on October 2 confirmed two more deaths from the A/H1N1 flu, raising the total due to the disease to 18.