Vietnam will suffer from “technology rubbish” if m
30/03/2015, 04:26:36 PM
(VietNamNet Bridge)-If Vietnam does not set a bar to prevent old machines and equipment from entering the country, it will turn into the world’s technology rubbish dump, scientists have warned.
Short supply of clean water puts one million local
30/03/2015, 11:12:24 AM
(VNS)-The lack of clean water was affecting 1 million Vietnamese each year, the Government's portal chinhphu.vn reported from a conference held in Ha Noi on Thursday.
National efforts tackling natural disasters scruti
30/03/2015, 08:33:50 AM
(VNA)-Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai presided over an online conference on March 28, reviewing the outcomes of natural disasters prevention and search and rescue efforts nationwide in 2014 and initiating 2015’s tasks.
Dong Nai to build homes despite pollution warnings
27/03/2015, 08:32:23 AM
(VNS)-The Dong Nai People's Committee said it plans to go ahead with housing construction on land reclaimed from the Dong Nai River despite a warning from the Viet Nam River Network that it would harm the river.
Environmental taxes mostly misused
23/03/2015, 03:21:55 PM
(VNS)-Environmental protection fees paid to the Government by miners is supposed to be used by local authorities to offset environmental damage through revegetation and landscaping.