At the 4th Vietnam Corporate Sustainability Forum (VCSF 2017) held on October 10 in Hanoi, Heineken Vietnam has been recognised as applying exemplary sustainable business practices to its operations and bringing positive impacts to the local commutnity and the environment.
Vietnam has collected nearly US$48.4 million from forest environment service fees from water suppliers, hydropower companies and tourist agencies, accounting for 66.3 percent of the yearly plan, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) said.
Ho Chi Minh City has asked the Japanese International Friendship Exchange Council (FEC) to help the city connect with Japanese investors with experience in the environment industry to address local pressing issues.
Belgian businesses and localities are expected to boost cooperation with Hanoi in healthcare, cultural heritage preservation, and environment, according to a city official.
There are more than 24,400 cars and trucks with expired registration as of January 1, 2018, according to the Vietnam Register.
Vietnam needs a national strategy to combine environmental protection with socio-economic development policies, Dr. Nguyen Ngoc Sinh, President of the Vietnam Association for Conservation of Nature and Environment has said.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc asked the Mekong Delta province of Hau Giang to make stronger efforts in administrative procedure reforms and improve the business climate in order to attract investment.
VOV.VN - The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment in collaboration with the Hoa Binh Province People’s Committee launched a ‘Clean the World’ campaign on Saturday (September 23).
VOV.VN - The Mekong Delta is a land carpeted in endless shades of greens, a magical water world that is being destroyed by climate change and environmental pollution, says the Vietnam Environment Administration.
The Vietnam Environment Administration is inspecting a huge dumping site which is seriously affecting locals and companies in Hanoi and Ha Nam Province.
VOV.VN - A steel company has been found to have violated the country’s environmental rules during a recent investigation, the People’s Committee of northern Lao Cai Province said on Tuesday, September 19.
A conference was held in Can Tho City on September 12 to boost ties among enterprises operating in environment treatment in Vietnam’s Mekong Delta region and Hiroshima prefecture of Japan.
A master plan on the use of Vietnam’s sea is being built by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, a move described by experts as necessary.
Vietnam has shared its policies to cope with arising environment challenges facing Asia-Pacific countries at the Asia-Pacific Ministerial Summit on the Environment which took place in Bangkok, Thailand, from September 5-8.
The 20th Asia-Pacific Chiefs of Defence Conference is taking place in Canada on September 4-6 under the theme “The Future Security Environment: Challenges, Complexity and Cooperation”.
VOV.VN - The Ministry of Industry and Trade will issue a decree on automobile manufacturing, trading, and maintenance, setting basic conditions for enterprises to take responsibility for their products, users, and the environment.
The use of pesticides and chemical fertiliser in farming and the discharge of solid waste from craft villages and households are the main causes of rural environmental pollution, which has become more severe recently in a country with nearly 67% of the population living in rural areas.
The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MoNRE) will launch a campaign to make the world cleaner from September 23-30 with the theme waste management for sustainable rural environment, the ministry announced on August 28.
The Prime Minister has signed decisions to apply disciplinary measures on four former leaders of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment and the central province of Ha Tinh, whose violations are linked to the serious environmental incident caused by Formosa Ha Tinh.
VOV.VN - Vietnam will not exchange environmental protection for economic development, Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung told Director of the UN Environment Programme Erik Solheim at a meeting on August 7 in Hanoi.