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Solid waste needs better treatment

Society

Solid waste needs better treatment

The amount of solid waste in Vietnam has kept surging with more complicated components as a result of increasing population and human activities, according to a report released.

VIETWATER 2018 opens in Ho Chi Minh City

Business

VIETWATER 2018 opens in Ho Chi Minh City

The 10th International Water Supply, Sanitation, Water Resources and Purification Event - VIETWATER2018 – opened at the Saigon Exhibition & Convention Center (SECC) in Ho Chi Minh City on November 7.

WB approves Vietnam sanitation project

Society

WB approves Vietnam sanitation project

The World Bank (WB) has confirmed a package of 239 million USD from the bank’s IDA and 46 million USD from (IBRD) to implement the second phase of the Coastal Cities Environmental Sanitation Project.

Solid waste piles up as country industrialises

Environment

Solid waste piles up as country industrialises

Solid waste continues to increase rapidly throughout the country, and is expected to reach a high rate of 44 million tonnes annually, starting this year, a report from the Centre for Environmental Monitoring Portal (CEM) has warned.

New water system boosts rice production

Society

New water system boosts rice production

A nine-year pilot project deploying an integrated water management system has proved its efficacy and has the potential for much wider application, experts said at a workshop in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang Province last week.