Environment

Bird trade escalating in Vietnam: study

 Bird trade escalating in Vietnam: study

Vietnam’s sizeable trade in wild birds is going unchecked and could harm wild populations if not managed, a new study by wildlife trade monitoring network TRAFFIC warns.

How environmental pollution is ruining the Mekong Delta

The Mekong Delta is a land carpeted in endless shades of greens, a magical water world that is being destroyed by climate change and environmental pollution, says the Vietnam Environment Administration.

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Pump to ease HCM City’s serious flooding

A massive pump system has been installed on HCM City’s Nguyen Huu Canh Street, one of the most flood-prone streets in the city.

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Vietnamese media lauded for role in wildlife protection

The Vietnamese media was lauded for playing an important role in promoting the protection of threatened wildlife, heard a seminar held in Hanoi on Friday.

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Bình Định detains two suspects for forest destruction

The investigative police of Bình Định Province has detained two suspects over a recent destruction of more than 60ha of forest in An Lão District.

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WB & EVN install five solar measurement stations

The World Bank and Electricity of Vietnam have launched a campaign to promote the deployment of renewable energy in Vietnam, with the installation of five solar measurement stations in south-central Binh Thuan province.

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Vietnam Environment Administration investigates landfill pollution

The Vietnam Environment Administration is inspecting a huge dumping site which is seriously affecting locals and companies in Hanoi and Ha Nam Province.

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Half of industrial clusters in Hanoi lack waste treatment plant

As many as 19 of the 43 industrial clusters in the capital city of Hanoi do not have waste water treatment plants, an inspection by the municipal People’s Council has found.

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