Ha Tinh Province authorities have denied the rumour that Formosa Ha Tinh had discharged toxic waste water into the environment after a video clip showing red discharges posted on the internet.
A rare bull has just been found dead at Chu Mom Ray National Park in Kon Tum Province. The bull’s death was suspected to have been caused by a collision with a truck.
A cold spell is expected to hit the northern region later this week with temperatures in some mountainous areas falling to below 15 degrees, ending the warm and sunny days.
Dozens of households in Dak Lak Province's Buon Ma Thuot City are concerned that their water wells contain high levels of oil.
Hanoi Party Secretary Hoang Trung Hai said the city would focus on renovating and cleaning up four rivers in the west of the city that are severely polluted.