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water quality

Vietnam, RoK intensify environmental cooperation

Environment

Vietnam, RoK intensify environmental cooperation

Vietnam’s central province of Ha Tinh and the Korea Environment Industry and Technology Institute (KEITI) will cooperate to implement a project on building a master plan on improving the sewage system and river water quality in Ha Tinh.

Experts: Water quality in Hanoi’s lakes improves

Environment

Experts: Water quality in Hanoi’s lakes improves

The quality of water in many lakes in Hanoi has been improved considerably, leading experts said at a meeting on March 6 to review the one-year using of Redoxy-3C, a water purification product made in Germany to the order of the capital city to tackle pollution in lakes.

HCM City: Hi-tech methods boost farm produce value

Business

HCM City: Hi-tech methods boost farm produce value

The production value per hectare of land in Ho Chi Minh City reached 450 million VND (19,736 USD) last year, an increase of 10.9 percent compared to 2016, largely due to hi-tech methods, according to the city’s Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.

Tra Vinh: 6.2 mln USD to be spent on climate adaptation

Society

Tra Vinh: 6.2 mln USD to be spent on climate adaptation

Nearly 143 billion VND (6.2 million USD) will be spent to help farmers in the Mekong Delta province of Tra Vinh promote production models against climate change in 2018 in the framework of the on-going project Adaptation to Climate Change in the Mekong Delta (AMD).

HCM City to clean up canals

Environment

HCM City to clean up canals

Ho Chi Minh City will spend 29 trillion VND (1.3 billion USD) for anti-flooding and canal dredging, works and cleaning up its highly polluted canal network.