Tag: "water"

Polluters of Buoi River fined

Polluters of Buoi River fined

Three businesses in the northern mountainous province of Hoa Binh have received administrative punishments for polluting the Buoi River under a decision issued by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment.

Stunning photos of Mu Cang Chai’s rice terraces

Stunning photos of Mu Cang Chai’s rice terraces

VOV.VN - In May, terraced rice fields in Mu Cang Chai in the northern mountainous province of Yen Bai offer visitors a breathtaking view with its colorful and charming beauty in the season of “downstream water”. Some photos:

Less Mekong Delta fruit, higher prices

Less Mekong Delta fruit, higher prices

The price of fruit in the Mekong Delta has risen recently as the impact of drought and salt water intrusion has caused fruit output to decline while demand has increased.

Smart water use contest launched in HCM City

Smart water use contest launched in HCM City

A contest entitled “Water and Life” was launched at a ceremony in HCM City on May 14 to call for initiatives and solutions on sustainable water use and management.

Water level in Khanh Hoa’s longest river hits record low

Water level in Khanh Hoa’s longest river hits record low

Water level in Cai River - the longest one in the central province of Khanh Hoa - has dropped to below the historical record low observed last July, reported the provincial Department of Agriculture and Rural Development on May 13.

In pictures: Slide Fest 2016

In pictures: Slide Fest 2016

VOV.VN - Slide Fest in Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City and Danang this year was more than just a ride. It was an event, an experience and a blast, said the organizers

Late rainy season anticipated for 2016: scientists

Late rainy season anticipated for 2016: scientists

Scientists from the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting have estimated that the 2014-2016 El Nino is expected to be as serious as the 1997-1998, and it could become one of the longest warming events ever (up to 20 months).

Top floating markets of Southeast Asia

Top floating markets of Southeast Asia

VOV.VN -Floating markets, where goods are sold from boats, are a trademark attraction among Southeast Asian countries such as Vietnam, said Amusing Planet in a recent post on its travel website.

Government to consider plan for Red River dams

Government to consider plan for Red River dams

Experts have proposed the construction of five to seven dams along the Hong (Red) River to raise the water level, thus serving agricultural production and water transport without affecting flood drainage.

Worst drought in 30 years strikes Vietnam coffee

Worst drought in 30 years strikes Vietnam coffee

VOV.VN -Coffee growers across the key producing regions of the Central Highlands have been severely struck by the worst drought in nearly three decades to hit the country, reports the Vietnam Coffee and Cocoa Association (Vicofa).