Tag: "water"

Int’l water, energy exhibitions open in HCM City

Int’l water, energy exhibitions open in HCM City

Vietnam’s leading international water supply, sanitation, water resources and purification event, Vietwater, and Vietnam's leading renewable energy and energy efficiency exhibition, RE & EE Vietnam, opened in Ho Chi Minh City on November 8.

Climate change to cause 250,000 extra deaths per year: expert

Climate change to cause 250,000 extra deaths per year: expert

Climate change will cause some 250,000 additional deaths from malnutrition, malaria, diarrhea and heat exposure per year between 2030 and 2050, warned Director of the Department of International Cooperation Tran Thi Giang Huong on October 19.

Scientists mull world water shortages

Scientists mull world water shortages

Some 150 scientists gathered in Hanoi to discuss how to develop environmentally friendly, economically viable and energy efficient process to treat and preserve the world’s limited water resources.

Meeting marks World Handwashing Day

Meeting marks World Handwashing Day

VOV.VN - More than 800 pupils and a large number of local people in the northern Dien Bien Province joined a meeting today (October 13) to mark World Handwashing Day (October 15).

PM inspects flood response in Ninh Binh

PM inspects flood response in Ninh Binh

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on October 12 made an inspection of the northern province of Ninh Binh for a check of local dykes as the locality suffered from serious deluge over the past few days.

Vietnam’s puppetry art turns global

Vietnam’s puppetry art turns global

Traditional water puppetry shows of the Vietnam National Puppetry Theatre will be performed at the upcoming the 21st Festival de L’Imaginaire in France from November 22-26 at the invitation of the Maison Des Cultures Du Monde (World Cultural House) director.

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc receives Dutch guest

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc receives Dutch guest

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has expressed wish that the Netherlands would share its experience in building a development strategy and rallying financial aid for Vietnam to develop its Mekong Delta sustainably.

US extends antidumping order on Vietnamese shrimp

US extends antidumping order on Vietnamese shrimp

VOV.VN - The US International Trade Commission voted unanimously in early September to support the domestic shrimp industry by extending the antidumping orders on frozen warm water shrimp from Vietnam, China, India and Thailand for an additional five years.