The Prime Minister has issued a national plan for the implementation of the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POP) by 2025 with a vision to 2030.
VOV.VN - Richard Marx, American pop/rock singer, songwriter, musician and record producer, who is famous for the songs "Right here waiting" and "Now and forever" will have a performance in Hanoi this month.
VOV.VN - A photography and poster contest on the environment was launched on June 30 by the General Department of Environment, the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), and the Global Environment Facility (GEF).
VOV.VN - Thu Minh, a UN Campaign Champion, has visited Zoo Dvur Kralove in the Czech Republic in support of its rhino conservation efforts.
More than 900 tonnes of persistent organic pollutants (POP) in 12 contaminated sites have been destroyed over five years via a POP elimination project funded by the UNDP.
The ASEAN "Be Our Rock&Pop Soul" Music Competition 2015, will be held in Vietnam for the first time in early September.
The Prime Minister has approved Vietnam’s participation in a regional project funded by the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) as part of efforts to implement the Stockholm Convention of Persistent Organic Pollutants (POP).
The results of a PCB (Polychlorinated biphenyls) management initiative reflect Vietnam’s strong commitment to the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs), stated Deputy Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Bui Cach Tuyen at a workshop in Hanoi on June 25.
Reporters from press agencies in the central region of Vietnam were provided with scientific facts on toxic agents called PCBs (Polychlorinated biphenyls) at a seminar held in the city of Danang on June 12.
Saxophonist Tran Manh Tuan will perform with the Vietnam National Symphony Orchestra (VNSO) on November 26 and 27 at the Hanoi Opera House.
(VOV) - The final round of the 2013 Sao Mai (Morning Star) television singing contest will be held in the northern province of Haiphong from August 10–31.
(VOV) -The 2012 European Music Festival will be held in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City from November 22 to December 2.
The application of best available techniques (BAT) and the best environmental practices (BEP) to reduce the unintentional production of the persistent organic pollutants (POP) in Vietnam’s industrial sector was discussed at a seminar in the central coastal city of Da Nang, on July 29.