The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MoNRE) has sent a document to local departments to regulate the use and certification of non-residential real estate projects.
A draft national strategy on environmental protection from 2021-2030 focuses on fighting sources of pollution while boosting a low-carbon emission economy, according to the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE).
The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment announced it had issued a set of environmental indicators to evaluate results of environmental protection nationwide.
The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MoNRE) is planning to design a system to monitor air quality across all provinces and cities.
More than 3,800 plastic waste containers have piled up for more than 90 days at Vietnam’s three major ports of Hai Phong, Vung Tau and HCM City’s Cat Lai, according to the latest report by the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
It is recommended that in order to protect themselves from exposing to the dangers of ultra-fine dust, adults, children, pregnant women, people suffering from respiratory diseases should wear masks and glasses when working outdoors.
The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MoNRE) and relevant agencies on August 22 discussed measures to tighten control of used goods import and the re-export of waste shipments which failed to meet environmental protection regulations.
VOV.VN - Vietnam discharges some 25 million tons of solid waste each year, of which plastic waste accounts for 2 million tons, according to the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE).
The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MoNRE) has called for prompt actions by ministries and sectors to control invasive alien species (IAS), some of which have entered Vietnam’s natural environment and caused serious consequences.
According to experts on geology and minerals, Vietnam's rare earth reserves are large, but have not been exploited effectively or exported.
Many experts have raised concerns about the import of thousands of containers of plastic, and proposed raising fees for importing plastic waste to Vietnam and then using it as materials.
With a growing population, increasing demand for water and the negative impacts of climate change, Vietnam faces major challenges in ensuring water security.
The fifth Vietnam-Japan Environment Policy Dialogue was held in Hanoi on January 9 by the Vietnamese Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MoNRE) and the Japanese Ministry of the Environment.
The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE) recently proposed a draft decree on remote sensing activities.
VOV.VN - The Department of Natural Resources and Environment (DONRE) of Hanoi in collaboration with the German Development Cooperation Agency GIZ and the Center for Living and Learning for Environment(Live & Learn) organized the workshop"Enhancing the engagement of stakeholders in air quality management of Hanoi" on November 27.
A seminar was held in Hanoi on November 22 to look into marine spatial planning and a project on improving the human habitat and coastal ecosystems in the Mekong Delta.
VOV.VN -Achieving the climate targets that Vietnam has set itself under the Paris Agreement will require substantial efforts from the government as well as international support.
As one of the countries hardest hit by climate change, Vietnam has been actively performing international commitments and exerting efforts to ease its impacts, on official has said.
The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MoNRE) has yet to approve a proposal from a thermo electric power project on the dumping of 2.5 million cubic metres of waste mud into the local sea.
Business associations have voiced their support for stricter management of scrap imports, but they also underlined the need to continue importing these goods to serve domestic production.