Environment

Week-long heat wave forecast

A week-long abnormal heat wave has been forecast for northern and central Vietnam from this weekend with top temperatures of between 33-36 degrees Celsius, warns the National Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting Centre.
Environment

Forest fire alert level increased

Prolonged dry weather has raised forest fire risks to extremely high levels across the country, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development’s Department for Forest Protection.
Environment

Cold weather hits northern provinces

A cold spell hit the northern provinces from January 11, bring up to six days of temperatures of between 10-17 degrees C, according to the national Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting.
Society

Climate change hits the delta

In the last month of the year, daily life is going on as it has been for hundreds of years in Vietnam’s largest delta in the Mekong River basin.
Climate change forecasts in the making Environment

Climate change forecasts in the making

The Minister of Natural Resources and Environment has affirmed that a national programme to cope with climate change is in the making with forecasts on temperature and sea level rises in the spotlight.
Society

Climate change arouses concern in Vietnam

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment has completed a scenario which will help ministries, sectors and localities to devise action plans on climate change.
Vietnam has massive potential for renewable’s Sci-Tech

Vietnam has massive potential for renewable’s

Vietnam has the potential to utilise many renewable energies, but the development of these energy sources is restricted due to the lack of suitable and advanced technologies, said experts at a seminar held in Hanoi recently.