Tag: "water"

Cage-farmed fish die en masse in Da Nang river

Cage-farmed fish die en masse in Da Nang river

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.

Bui Vien Pedestrian Street bans vehicles as of July 15

Bui Vien Pedestrian Street bans vehicles as of July 15

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.

Vietnam water puppetry takes centre stage in ROK

Vietnam water puppetry takes centre stage in ROK

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.

PM Phuc to visit Netherlands to boost partnership

PM Phuc to visit Netherlands to boost partnership

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.

Town of Cho Lau gets new water drainage system

Town of Cho Lau gets new water drainage system

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.

Experts: Bad water might be cause of kidney calamity

Experts: Bad water might be cause of kidney calamity

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.

Long An sets aside nearly US$750 million for water work construction

Long An sets aside nearly US$750 million for water work construction

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.

WB stops funding water drainage project in HCM City

WB stops funding water drainage project in HCM City

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.

Health officials: Dengue fever spreading ‘explosively’

Health officials: Dengue fever spreading ‘explosively’

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.