Vietnam needed to develop policies to encourage investments in waste-to-energy, also called bioenergy, which would significantly contribute to protecting the environment, experts have said.
VOV.VN - Soc Son district in Hanoi played host to the launch of the Soc temple festival on January 30, the sixth day of the first lunar month, with a mix of thousands of Buddhists and festival goers in attendance.
The four routes operated by 30-seat buses will be subsidized and operated in densely-populated areas to reduce traffic congestion and minimize pollution in Hanoi.
Hanoi’s authorities will tighten control of construction activities in the city in a bid to reduce the number of work-related accidents.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has approved the addition of the multi-purpose entertainment complex – horse racing course project into Hanoi’s master plan on socio-economic development by 2020, with orientation to 2030.
Hanoi plans to build a US$500 million multifunctional entertainment complex with a horse racing course in Soc Son district.
After developing well in the inner city, homestays have been spreading to the suburbs of Hanoi.
Twenty-seven construction works that were illegally built on protective forest land in Hanoi city’s Soc Son district over the past two years must be dismantled by December.
Hanoi authorities have ordered a comprehensive inspection on the use and management of protection forest in Minh Phu and Minh Tri communes in Soc Son district to tackle long-standing violations.
VOV.VN - A huge fire broke out at around 5am on June 21 at the central market in Soc Son District, Hanoi, with flames ripping through the building and plumes of smoke swirling into the sky.
VOV.VN - My Hill eco-tourism site in Hanoi’s Soc Son district is seen as an ideal check-point for young tourists at weekends owing to its airy and tranquil atmosphere.
VOV.VN - Giong festival officially opened at the Soc Temple historical relic site in Soc Son district, Hanoi, on the morning of February 21, attracting large numbers of local people and visitors.
Hoping to turn an idea into reality, six people with the same drive and passion devoted their time to finding the optimal solution to daily rubbish problem.
As many as 80 paintings and sculptures by People’s Artist Vuong Duy Bien are being displayed at his latest solo exhibition at the art space in Bot Tep hamlet, Hien Ninh commune, Hanoi’s outlying district of Soc Son.
The number of new dengue fever cases in Hanoi continued to drop in the last few weeks, announced the city’s Department of Health on October 9.
A waste treatment plant capable of generating electricity will be built in Nam Son waste treatment complex in Hanoi’s suburban Soc Son district.
Several Vietnamese cities are striving to recycle and reuse waste, with waste a growing concern in the country and around the world.
VOV.VN - A forest fire occurred at 1:30pm on June 5 in Hong Ky Commune, Soc Son Dist., Hanoi. 2,000 local people tried to extinguish the fire.
VOV.VN - Residents of Hanoi are now utilizing power generated from their own trash, thanks to a landfill waste-to-energy joint venture between the city and NEDO, one of the largest public research and development management organizations in Japan.
Hanoi’s Department of Health will deploy mobile food testing labs to deter unsafe food sold at restaurants and street vendors where spring festivals take place, Nguyen Khac Hien, director of the department, has said.