Environment

Low-carbon rice production helps Vietnam meet emission target

Low-carbon rice production helps Vietnam meet emission target

Moving to low-carbon rice production offers the highest potential for Vietnam to meet its goal of cutting methane emissions by 30% by 2030 while boosting the competitiveness of a strategic export item, a new World Bank report says.

Thousands evacuated as super typhoon Noru approaches central localities

Many central coastal provinces are preparing to evacuate hundreds of thousands of residents as super typhoon Noru is entering the East Sea and heading toward the region.

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Storm Noru to enter East Sea, localities warned to stay alert

The National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting has predicted that storm Noru will enter the East Sea on September 25 evening, and recommended coastal localities to brace themselves for the storm.

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Central region faces heavy rain

The central region of Vietnam is facing a rainy spell which has been forecasted to end on Sunday.

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Four rare monkeys handed over to Ha Tinh national park

Four rare monkeys have been handed over to Vu Quang National Park in the central province of Ha Tinh.

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Hanoi needs 21 trillion VND to fully convert to electric buses

Hanoi will need about 21 trillion VND (887.27 million USD at current exchange rate) in the coming years to replace all petrol- and diesel-powered public buses with electric alternatives.

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Six rhinos found dead at Nghe An tourism site

Six rhinos have died of unknown causes at an eco-tourism site in the central province of Nghe An.

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The US Agency for International Development, and Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) People’s Committee on Tuesday launched a project to accelerate renewable energy and energy efficiency solutions to the city’s urban energy challenges.

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