VOV.VN - Binh Duong Water Environment Joint Stock Company in the southern province of Binh Duong started trading with code BWE on the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange (HOSE) on July 20, the 421st company on the bourse.
Tons of fish raised in cage farms along the Co Co River in central Da Nang City were found dead on July 17, with farm owners pointing the finger at a local water treatment plant.
Despite a newly built US$550-million water drainage system, Hanoi streets are still inundated during heavy rains.
VOV.VN - Vehicles will be banned in Bui Vien Pedestrian Street, Ho Chi Minh city on a pilot basis as of July 15 to create habits for residents and tourists, according to People’s Committee of district 1.
VOV.VN - Puppeteer Phan Thanh Liem will introduce Vietnam water puppetry to audiences at the Yang-ju Culture and Arts Centre July 25-Aug 10 to mark the 25th anniversary of Vietnam-Republic of Korea diplomatic relations.
Visitors have been flocking to the district to capture the distinctive beauty of rice terraces during the “mùa nước đổ” or water season.
Vietnam’s Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his wife will visit the Netherlands on July 9-11 to reinforce and strengthen the bilateral strategic partnership on climate change adaptation, water management, sustainable agriculture and food security.
VOV.VN - A century-old storm water drainage system in the town of Cho Lau in the Bac Binh District of Binh Thuan Province has finally gotten replaced, reports the Vietnam News Agency.
The level of fluoride residue found in water used for kidney dialysis in Hoa Binh General Hospital, where eight patients died recently, was high enough to cause fatalities, said medical experts.
A project funded by the Spanish Government on integrating nutrition and food security for children and vulnerable groups in Vietnam was reviewed at a workshop in Hanoi on June 29.
A Swiss company is applying an advanced control and monitoring system to the water distribution network in Ho Chi Minh City, claiming the technology will cut daily water loss by up to half a million cubic meters.
Experts from the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) have assisted the Vietnam Environment Administration (VEA) in building circulars on water environment management in river basins.
The Mekong Delta province of Long An plans to invest more than VND17 trillion (US$748 million) by 2030, or some VND1.21 trillion (US$53.2 million) each year on average, to construct water works to supply clean water to the localit’s entire 1.5 million population.
Known as a popular attraction for visitors, especially those from abroad, Ho Chi Minh City has a lot to discover, particularly on weekends.
The Ho Chi Minh City administration has agreed on the World Bank (WB)’s request for terminating a project on water drainage and pollution reduction of Tham Luong – Ben Cat – Rach Nuoc Len canal.
A ceremony was held in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho city on June 20 to mark the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam-Cambodia diplomatic ties (June 24, 1967).
VOV.VN - The General Department of Preventive Medicine says the number of reported cases of dengue fever has exploded to 36,000 so far this year with 10 deaths reported nationwide, reports the Vnexpress Online Newspaper.
The latest show by theatre director Viet Tu, performed on a 1.5 hectare lake, has broken new ground in more ways than one.
Nearly 160,000 residents of eight Red River Delta provinces benefited from a programme for rural water supply and sanitation during the past four years.
VOV.VN - Radio the Voice of Vietnam and Southern Power Corporation today (June 17) jointly presented 100 water supply tanks to needy families in five communities in the Can Gio District of Long An Province.