Environment

Threatened Cambodia river dolphins making 'historic' rebound

Threatened Cambodia river dolphins making 'historic' rebound

The population of Cambodia's critically endangered river dolphin is growing for the first time in decades, conservations said Monday, hailing a major turnaround for the freshwater species.

Vietnam updates emission target in Paris climate agreement

Vietnam is reviewing and updating the country’s carbon emission target to better comply with the Paris agreement on climate change and prepare for the global assessment later this year.

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HCM City towards clean energy solutions in smart city building

Experts and scientists have discussed how to promote the application of technological solutions to produce clean energy, and form communities using smart energy, towards making over Ho Chi Minh City as a smart city in a seminar on April 20.

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Plastic waste – serious threat to environment

US Consul General in Ho Chi Minh City Mary Tarnowka has called for actions to improve public awareness of plastic waste as well as measures to reduce and recycle plastic waste.

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  U Minh Ha forest faces fire risk

Thousands of hectares of U Minh Ha cajuput forest in the southernmost province of Ca Mau are facing the high risk of fire due to long drought.

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Norway continues help with clearing bombs and mines in Quang Tri

Nearly $10 million being provided by Norwegian People's Aid to continue work clearing away unexploded ordnance in central province.

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Warning over poisonous Hoan Kiem Lake water

The water of Hoan Kiem Lake has turned a strange colour in recent days due to the impact of a kind of poisonous algae.

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Commune vice party secretary accused of using agricultural land for tourism

A deputy secretary of Ia Rsai Commune Party Committee in Gia Lai Province has been accused of using agricultural land to build a tourism site.

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