Hanoi’s free water taps prove helpful Society

Hanoi’s free water taps prove helpful

In an effort to become a modern and smart city, Hanoi installed free drinking water taps on some streets. The move has received an enthusiastic response from tourists and local residents.
Vietnam steers towards better water for everyone Society

Vietnam steers towards better water for everyone

Many families in Hong Linh commune in Ha Tinh province still keep water pipes running from mountain creeks. Others in the province’s Thuan Loc commune prefer to use their wells, just in case tap water dries up.
Pollution hotspots need much stricter control Environment

Pollution hotspots need much stricter control

Fewer new pollution hotspots have been found in Vietnam in the past few years, but vigilance is needed to control potential risks, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment’s Vietnam Environment Administration has said.