The Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang will allocate more than VND32 billion (US$1.4 million) to reinforce the Go Cong sea dike to protect coastal agricultural land and residential areas in 2017.
The People’s Committee of the northern province of Quang Ninh has issued an instruction on the relocation of small industrial and handicraft facilities causing environmental pollution from residential areas.
VOV.VN - On February 4, a ceremony was held in Tay Ho district, Hanoi to kick off a greening-up campaign in honour of the late President Ho Chi Minh.
Authorities in Ho Chi Minh City have announced a plan to relocate 10,000 manufacturing facilities away from residential areas in a campaign to minimize pollution and ensure citizen safety.
Prolonged heavy rain due to a tropical low pressure from October 14 - 15 inundated many streets and residential areas in the central provinces of Nghe An and Quang Binh.
Black boxes will be installed on all garbage trucks in Ho Chi Minh City next month so the city can supervise trash management
Vietnam’s plan to take its total number of coal-fired power plants to 31 by 2020 has raised environmental concerns.
VOV.VN - The Manor, Times City, Royal City, Ecopark, and Mandarin Garden are among most liveable urban residential areas in Hanoi.
Sitting in the Tu Phuong Vo Su cafe, visitors can look into the Imperial City and the residential areas inside the citadel over a moat.
The explosion in Hanoi that killed five and wounded several others last month was caused by military explosives, authorities have confirmed.
Security cameras installed by citizens of several residential areas in Ho Chi Minh City have contributed to a reduction in crime as well as to their investigation.
Vietnamese cities are rushing to install security cameras in an effort to deter crime and ensure the safety of their neighborhoods.
(VOV) - Vietnam-Brazil trade turnover jumped 20.8% to US$2.723 billion in the January-September period and is likely to reach US$4 billion this year, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).
Preparations to build three metro lines in Ho Chi Minh City at a cost of nearly VND92 trillion (over US$4.2 billion) have been finalised, according to the Ho Chi Minh City Management Authority of Urban Railways.
Rising sea levels over the last decade caused the disappearance of many beautiful beaches and protected forests in central Quang Nam province and are now encroaching on coastal residential areas in Nui Thanh district and Hoi An City.
(VOV) - Since 1999, the central province of Quang Tri has removed more than 130,000 explosive devices and 2,500 landmines left over from the war.
(VOV) - National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung has stressed great national unity is the decisive factor behind the country’s strength and remarkable victories.
The Mekong Delta city of Can Tho is investing more than US$90 million to upgrade its urban areas. Of that amount, $69.9 million is sourced from the World Bank and the remainder from the Vietnamese Government.
The first four months of 2012 saw 546 fires and explosions that left 23 dead and 42 injured, and caused total losses of VND128.5 billion, the police department for preventing and extinguishing fires reports.
On June 18, Radio the Voice of Vietnam (VOV) held a ceremony to celebrate the 84th anniversary of Vietnam’s Revolutionary Press Day.