Vietnam may order schools to shut down on days when the air quality is poor, according to the draft law revising the 2014 Law on Environment Protection.
Air quality in big cities dramatically improved last month, said the Vietnam Environment Administration under the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment.
The Hanoi People’s Committee held a ceremony on May 27 to receive 24 automatic air monitoring stations sponsored by the Republic of Korea’s THT Co., Ltd.
A meeting was held in Hanoi on May 27 to discuss measures to control air pollution and improve air quality in Vietnam’s major cities.
Air quality has improved in several cities in March and April due to social distancing measures, according to the Vietnam Environment Administration (VEA).
Hanoi's air quality improved significantly in March following the drastic reduction of traffic and suspension of construction due to COVID-19 pandemic, the Vietnam Environment Administration (VEA) reported on April 7.
The air quality in Vietnam will improve from the end of March into the following months compared to that in the first months of 2020, the Vietnam Environment Administration (VEA) under the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment has said.
The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MoNRE) held a teleconference on March 23 to discuss a project on forming a network of air quality monitoring stations in Vietnam.
The Department of Transport of Ho Chi Minh City and the Institute of Transport Science and Technology under the Ministry of Transport on March 18 signed a programme to check exhaust emissions from motorbikes commuting in the city.
The Vietnam Environment Administration (VEA) has launched a mobile application named “Envisoft” to help users regularly update information about air quality.
Hanoi will complete a system of 81 air quality monitoring stations by the end of this year, said Director of the municipal Department of Natural Resources and Environment Nguyen Trong Dong on February 5.
PM 2.5 problems in many areas have improved. This morning, the air quality in most regions of the country was at a good level except in the northern region where the PM 2.5 level is still above the standard level especially in Lampang and Phrae.
VOV.VN - Residents in the capital city are showing their mounting concern about the poor quality of air that has hit the capital over the past few days.
With urban residents choked by air pollution for months, the Ministry of Health has issued a 14-step guideline to help deal with the menace.
VOV.VN - The air quality in the capital city of Hanoi has once again worsened with the morning of December 13 seeing the air quality index (AQI) rise to the hazardous level of 311, following an evaluation of air quality monitoring applications PAMAir and Air Visual.
Hanoi's air quality has been worsening this month, with its PM2.5 levels rising, according to the Vietnam Environment Administration.
The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MoNRE) is planning to design a system to monitor air quality across all provinces and cities.
Panasonic Life Solutions Vietnam, a member of Panasonic Vietnam Group, has organised the ground-breaking ceremony for the new factory in Binh Duong province.
Public concern over air quality has seen demand for air purifiers skyrocket since mid-September in Ho Chi Minh City.
The capital of Hanoi was named as the most polluted city in the world on September 26, with the southern largest economic hub of Ho Chi Minh City not far behind.