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More than 300 new IPs open in Q1

Business

More than 300 new IPs open in Q1

The Department for Economic Zones Management reported that during Q1, the country opened 305 industrial parks covering over 84,000 hectares and 16 economic zones covering 814,792 hectares of water and

Water supplies in need of protection

Environment

Water supplies in need of protection

Water utilities in Vietnam, particularly in the Mekong Delta, must take pro-active action to safeguard the sustainability of future public water-supply services, as climate change is affecting water production, experts said at an international seminar held in Can Tho this week.

Kon Tum steps up forest development efforts

Environment

Kon Tum steps up forest development efforts

Solutions on removing difficulties for the Central Highland province of Kon Tum in managing and protecting forests were the main theme at a working session between the Steering Committee for Central Highland Region and local officials on August 4.

Survey on land use to be conducted

Society

Survey on land use to be conducted

A national survey on land use will be conducted in 2014 and maps drawn in order to evaluate the management and use of the land resource, the Prime Minister instructed in his recent Directive No 21/CT-TTg.

Draft Hanoi Metropolitan Region Planning under discussion

Business

Draft Hanoi Metropolitan Region Planning under discussion

The Steering Committee for Hanoi Capital Metropolitan Planning and Construction Investment is seeking opinions from the Government, localities, ministries and branches to complete the Hanoi Capital Metropolitan Construction Planning to 2030, with a vision to 2050, according to the Vietnam Business Forum.

Hanoi agriculture thrives five years after

Society

Hanoi agriculture thrives five years after

After five years implementing Resolution N°26-NQ/TU on agriculture, farmers and rural areas, Hanoi has brought into full play its strength and developed many creative models of agricultural production that help create a new appearance for the rural areas in the capital.

Vung Tau becomes first-grade city

Society

Vung Tau becomes first-grade city

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has decided to recognise Vung Tau city in southern Ba Ria-Vung Tau province as a first-grade city, according to the Vietnam Government Portal (VGP).

Human activity defiles country’s lands

Environment

Human activity defiles country’s lands

Unsustainable human activities, together with emerging climatic extremes, have increased pressure of pollution and degradation on Vietnam’s land, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment has said.