President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan has lauded millions of people in 110,000 residential areas, religious and mass organisations for their environment protection efforts over the past years.
Ho Chi Minh City hopes to receive support from Japan, including the country’s Ministry of the Environment, in climate change adaptation projects, said Vice Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Le Thanh Liem.
VOV.VN -Hundreds gathered on November 20 at the wind instrument house in the Ly Thai To flower garden next to Hoan Kiem Lake, Hanoi to join a flash mob dance with the aim of raising public awareness on environment protection and healthy living.
Ho Chi Minh City wants to learn from Japan’s experience in addressing environmental pollution in urban areas, according to a Vice Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee.
The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment has intensified inspections of industrial zones to ensure they build and operate concentrated waste water treatment systems.
The Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang plans to promote ecotourism in combination with environment protection.
A photo capturing a woman burning incense and praying for a whale’s soul on a beach sunset has received Grand Prize in a photo contest held by the US Mission Vietnam.
Spokesperson for the Government Mai Tien Dung has stated that investment projects failing to meet environmental protection standards will not be licensed.
A company has been fined VND860 million for releasing untreated wastewater into Hau River in Vietnam's Mekong Delta.
Results and experience from a project on increasing the production and use of non-fired bricks were introduced at a workshop held in the northern province of Thai Nguyen on June 10.
VOV.VN - Singer Thu Minh, her fans and many young people on May 18 collected garbage to clean up Can Gio beach in Ho Chi Minh City in response to the ‘beach clean-up’ campaign.
A strategy on environmental protection until 2020, with a vision through 2030, has just been launched.
World Environment Day (June 5) in Vietnam will be organised under the theme “Nature’s call and our actions” by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MoNRE) with a variety of activities.
Science and technology are key solutions for the success of the mineral sector, so enterprises should make additional investments in new technologies to ensure more effective exploitation, safety and environment protection.
The first 100 hi-tech and environmentally-friendly Renault-branded electric cars will arrive in Vietnam in June.
US Ambassador to Vietnam Ted Osius on January 30 arrived in the central province of Thua Thien - Hue concluding an 8-day cycle tour that departed from Hanoi to promote educational exchange and environment protection awareness.
Citi Vietnam recently kicked off a cycling programme in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City themed “Bike with Citi - Enjoy Eco-Life”, aiming to promote a healthy lifestyle and help raise awareness of climate change, sustainable development and environmental protection among the bank’s employees and customers in Vietnam.
All people in the country are being offered a chance to exchange their old batteries with green batteries at no additional cost.
The Norwegian Church Aid will continue working closely with the Vietnam Fatherland Front, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment as well as religions in protecting the environment and responding to climate change response.
(VOV) - Vietnam is now experiencing strong economic growth, but the increasing rate of development also brings higher energy usage and cost and is the primary reason the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has organized Entech Hanoi 2015.