VOV.VN - A ship transporting tons of chemicals sank in the Dong Nai River in An Binh ward, Bien Hoa City in the southern province of Dong Nai on the morning of November 19.
The southern province of Dong Nai plans to promote inbound tours targeting tourists from Japan, the Republic of Korea (RoK), Germany and Australia for 2018 – 2020.
Vietnam has made progress in water environment management in river basins thanks to a project funded by the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA).
VOV.VN - Located in Bien Hoa City, Dong Nai province, Tan Van pottery village has been known for its black clay pottery for centuries. The 300-year-old village has sometimes fallen into relative obscurity, but its dedicated potters have done their best to keep their black clay pottery craft alive.
About three million cubic meters of wastewater is dumped into the Dong Nai River and its tributaries on a daily basis, posing high risk of environmental pollution along Vietnam’s longest river.
A publicity campaign was launched in Ho Chi Minh City on November 26 to encourage people to keep the city cleaner.
The Department of Natural Resources and Environment in the southern province of Dong Nai has rejected rumors on social media that dioxin was found under the bed of the local Dong Nai River.
Severe landslides along the Dong Nai River have forced the provinces of Dong Nai and Lam Dong to suspend all sand mining activities, including those by licensed projects.
A Vietnam-Germany forum held in Hanoi on November 11 has highlighted the need for drastic measures to improve the management of water resources in river basins amidst worsening pollution.
The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and the People’s Committee of southern Dong Nai province have reached consensus on the funding for a drainage and wastewater treatment project in Bien Hoa city after 10 years of negotiations.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has approved the construction of two cable-stayed bridges, including a VND5.7-trillion bridge connecting HCM City’s District 2 and neighboring Dong Nai Province to replace the current Cat Lai Ferry.
The Vietnam-Russia Friendship Association of southern Dong Nai province held its first congress for the 2016-2021 tenure on July 18.
The new Ghenh Bridge spanning Dong Nai River in the southern province of Dong Nai opened to traffic on June 25, more than three months after the collapse of the old bridge.
The new Ghenh Bridge across the Dong Nai River in the southern province of Dong Nai will open to traffic at midnight on June 26, said Do Quang Van, branch director of Saigon Railway Transport Company, on June 13.
The southern province of Binh Duong and the World Bank concluded negotiations on a US$92 million loan for the urban wastewater collection and treatment project in Di An town on April 29.
Local and international experts have proposed solutions to help HCM City secure its short- and long-term water supply.
Construction work on the new Ghenh bridge across the Dong Nai River in the southern province of Dong Nai began on April 1 and is expected to be completed on July 15.
Works on the repair of the Ghenh bridge across the Dong Nai River in the southern province of Dong Nai will begin on April 1 and is expected to be completed on July 15.
HCM City plans to inspect the conditions of bridges and ensure safety after a barge hit the Ghenh bridge recently on Dong Nai river, causing it to collapse.
Police in the southern province of Dong Nai decided to prosecute and detain two men after the collapse of Ghenh Bridge in Bien Hoa.