The Central Highlands province of Dak Nong will allocate more than VND200 billion (US$8.7 million) to expand its clean water system and sanitation projects in rural areas in 2016-2021.
Several provinces are running short on water as the country is easing into summer.
VOV.VN - With no formal mechanical training, only diligence and creativity, Nguyen Hoang Nam of Tra Vinh province, has invented several pieces of technical equipment for farmers. His electronic and mechanical innovations are really practical and useful for agricultural production.
Vietnam is facing a worsening urban water environment amid a growing urban population, rising water supply and drainage demand, and unplanned construction.
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has asked G20 members to increase support to developing countries in infrastructure and human resource development, technology transfer and climate change response.
With a smartphone on hand, Ho Chi Minh City residents can monitor their domestic water use, leakage, and even online payment no matter where they are.
The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment plans to organise a national meeting and a number of activities in response to the World Water Day 2017 (March 22) in Bac Ninh city, the northern province of Bac Ninh from March 17-23.
A new technique that helps improve water drainage in urban areas has been proposed by a Japanese company. The technique will help clean underground pipelines without digging them up, saving energy and cost, and can be applied in emergencies.
Leaders of the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho held a working session with a business delegation from the Japanese prefecture of Hiroshima on February 15, focusing on the building of urban waste water management software.
The main water supply company in Da Nang city, Dawaco, has proposed that it raises funds on its own to build the Hoa Lien Water Plant instead of using non-refundable Official Development Assistance (ODA) funds from Japan.
The Nhon Trach water supply plant's first phase, which funded by the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), in the southern province of Dong Nai has proved effective, contributing to improving local living conditions and benefiting production activities of enterprises.
VOV.VN - The Thang Long Water Puppet Theatre is taking a theatrical journey to appear for the first-time ever at Materia Prima (February 18-25) in Cracow, Poland, report the organizers.
VOV.VN - When spring comes, people flock to Dao Thuc village on the outskirts of Hanoi to watch comical water puppet performances.
Tens of millions of Saigonese not only suffer from the effects of waste water, hazardous waste and emissions, but also from noise.
Thousands of locals and visitors attended the water procession and fish worship ceremonies held on February 8 at Tran Temple Complex in Loc Vuong ward, Nam Dinh city of the northern province of Nam Dinh.
VOV.VN - Bamboo water wheels in the northern mountainous province of Lai Chau is a new attraction for tourists as the New Year begins.
The central coastal province of Thua Thien – Hue aims to raise nearly VND7.2 trillion to develop rural areas from now to 2020.
VOV.VN - Heavy rains occurred in Ho Chi Minh City at 4:30pm on February 2 badly affecting local lives on the first working day after the Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday.
The Prime Minister has approved adjustments to an investment project on water supply and urban waste water treatment funded by the World Bank (WB).
The Mekong Delta province of Long An plans to invest about VND1.58 trillion (over US$70 million) to build irrigation facilities to cope with climate change and protect local production.