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Winners of UPU letter-writing contest announced

Winners of UPU letter-writing contest announced

Close to 600,000 letters were sent from around Vietnam to the 49th holding of the Universal Postal Union (UPU)’s International Letter-Writing Competition, for children under 15.

ASEAN +3 Song Contest contestants experience tour of Ha Long bay

ASEAN +3 Song Contest contestants experience tour of Ha Long bay

VOV.VN - Contestants of the ASEAN +3 Song Contest embarked on a tour of Ha Long bay on the morning of July 27 and got involved in a range of tourism and environmental protection activities in order to promote the message of ‘Green Tourism’ throughout the local community.

International cooperation needed to protect environment

International cooperation needed to protect environment

International collaboration is essential to protect the environment, particularly when economic development, changes in structure of the society, air and plastic waste pollution are exerting pressure on Vietnam, an environmental official said.

Co To cleans the environment

Co To cleans the environment

VOV.VN - The number of visitors to Co To island, Quang Ninh province has increased, putting great pressure on the environment. Co To district has implemented measures to protect the sea and island environment to ensure sustainable tourism development.

HCMC universities declare war on plastic waste

HCMC universities declare war on plastic waste

VOV.VN - Many universities in HCMC have launched programs to change the habits of students, teachers, and staff to help protect the environment by saying no to plastic straws, bottles, and cups.

Government encourages Vietnam-Poland cooperation: Deputy PM

Government encourages Vietnam-Poland cooperation: Deputy PM

Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh on September 21 encouraged enterprises from Vietnam and Poland to prepare investment plans in fields of mutual interests, such as the environment, agriculture, and food processing, in order to take advantage of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) which will be signed soon.

New prospects for cement in waste-to-fuel

New prospects for cement in waste-to-fuel

With Vietnam’s growing industrialisation which is producing more and more waste, collecting and recycling this waste as alternative fuel for cement plants is a new and practical way to save energy and protect the environment.

PM inspects environment at Formosa Ha Tinh steel company

PM inspects environment at Formosa Ha Tinh steel company

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc inspected the wastewater treatment and manufacturing process at Hung Nghiep Formosa Ha Tinh Steel Company on July 20, nearly one year since his visit to check its environmental protection commitment following the marine environment incident in 2016.

Land management must be strengthened: top legislator

Land management must be strengthened: top legislator

Chairwoman of the National Assembly (NA) Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan has asked the Government to thoroughly study opinions of NA deputies during the Q&A session for Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Tran Hong Ha in order to address shortcoming and weaknesses in land management.