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Ecosystem in environmental incident-affected provinces recovers

Ecosystem in environmental incident-affected provinces recovers

Indicators relating to the sea water quality in Ha Tinh, Quang Binh, Quang Tri and Thua Thien-Hue provinces are mostly within allowable limits, with the contents of iron, phenol and cyanide declining remarkably, heard a conference in Hanoi on September 20.

Hefty capital needed for water supply, wastewater treatment

Hefty capital needed for water supply, wastewater treatment

Vietnam will need around US$10.2 billion to carry out water supply and wastewater treatment projects in the 2016-2020 period, according to figures released at a recent press conference in Ho Chi Minh City on an upcoming exhibition of this sector.

More fish die in HCM City canal, toxic gases suspected

More fish die in HCM City canal, toxic gases suspected

Toxic gases and floating particles of unknown origin have been suspected to have caused fish deaths along a major canal in Ho Chi Minh City, as experts urge the completion of a wastewater treatment plant in the city aimed at improving water sanitation.

Ha Tinh fishermen receive assistance following unusual fish deaths

Ha Tinh fishermen receive assistance following unusual fish deaths

More than 80,000 labourers in the fishing industry and other marine businesses in the central province of Ha Tinh have received assistance in various forms from local authorities following the serious environmental incident that affected four north central coastal localities.

Alarm for FDI sector in environmental protection

Alarm for FDI sector in environmental protection

The foreign direct investment (FDI) sector, which has significantly contributed to the growth of the Vietnamese economy, has on the other hand posed negative impacts to the nation’s ecosystem with a number of environmental destruction cases, seriously affecting the public health.

Environmentally-friendly textile supporting facilities required

Environmentally-friendly textile supporting facilities required

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has requested Thua Thien-Hue province to only license textile supporting industrial infrastructure developers which are committed to establishing a standard concentrated wastewater treatment system together with a monitoring mechanism.

Temporary support for residents hit by mass fish deaths

Temporary support for residents hit by mass fish deaths

VOV.VN - On July 1, the central province of Ha Tinh adopted temporary policies supporting coastal residents affected by the recent mass fish deaths, only one day after the incident’s cause was announced.

HCM City needs over US$4 billion to tackle flooding

HCM City needs over US$4 billion to tackle flooding

Ho Chi Minh City needs a large amount of money to fix its flooding problem since it was designed for two million people but the population has surged to more than 10 million, experts have said at a recent conference on the issue.

Formosa Ha Tinh awaits inspection

Formosa Ha Tinh awaits inspection

The interdisciplinary inspection team led by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment has started to check the wastewater treatment system of Hung Nghiep Formosa Ha Tinh Steel Ltd. to clarify the linkages between the company’s discharge and the mass fish death in Central Vietnam.

Belgium funds wastewater treatment project in Thai Nguyen

Belgium funds wastewater treatment project in Thai Nguyen

The Belgian Government will provide VND252 billion (US$11.08 million) in official development assistance for a 439-billion-VND project on wastewater treatment and drainage systems in northern Thai Nguyen province.