UXO victim works to educate in Vietnam

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 1 day(s) ago

A young man from central Vietnam who lost three of his limbs and vision to unexploded ordnance left from the U.S. war in Vietnam when he was ten years old is now actively working to protect others from the same fate.

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11th grader invents robotic arm for disabled

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Báo Dân Trí English 1 week(s) ago

The son of a motorbike repairman, an 11th grader in the central province of Quang Tri, has created a low-cost robotic arm for the disabled.

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Timely intervention made as scrap collectors about to cut 230kg bomb in central Vietnam

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 1 week(s) ago

A group of scrap collectors were stopped just in time as they were attempting to cut open a large bomb in the north-central province of Quang Tri on Friday.

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Young people join cleaning up sea environment in Con Co island

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SaiGon GP English 2 week(s) ago

Con Co District Island’s People’s Committee and Quang Tri People’s Committee jointly held to clean up the sea environment in Con Co Island, yesterday.

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Central region recovers after mass fish deaths

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SaiGon GP English 2 week(s) ago

A year after the environmental catastrophe of mass fish deaths caused by the Hung Nghiep Formosa Steel Corporation, residents along the central coast are trying to return to a normal life.

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Formosa must comply with environmental requirements

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Báo điện tử CP English 3 week(s) ago

VGP – Formosa Ha Tinh Steel, a unit of Taiwan’s Formosa Plastics, has rectified 51 out of 53 violations since it has caused an environmental breakdown in Central Viet Nam a year ago, Government official told a room of reporters on Monday.

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$1.5 mil allocated for environment pollution treatment

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SaiGon GP English 1 month(s) ago

Nguyen Thanh Loi, Director of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources in the central province of Quang Tri, yesterday said that VND36 billion (over $1.5 million) is allocated to improve the environment in districts affected pesticide residue.

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World Vision International provides US$1.8 million in aid for the poor

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Báo Dân Trí English 2 month(s) ago

World Vision International (WVI), an organisation dedicated to supporting children and vulnerable populations worldwide, will provide US$1.8 million to support development in the central province of Quang Tri.

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Line of investment hanging on My Thuy port

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Báo Đầu Tư English 2 month(s) ago

International investors are lining up to join the $630 million My Thuy International Sea Port project in the central province of Quang Tri’s Dong Nam Economic Zone, despite it is still being considered by the government.

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BOT powering energy plans

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Báo Đầu Tư English 3 month(s) ago

Good signs for build-operate-transfer power projects arose early this year as foreign investors have gained the Vietnamese government’s growing trust to undertake construction of projects.

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Quang Tri allocates extra $2.7 million in Formosa compensation for sea pollution

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SaiGon GP English 4 month(s) ago

The People’s Committee of the north central province of Quang Tri has made a decision to allocate Vinh Linh district an extra of VND61.6 billion (US$2.7 million) in compensation for the sea environment disaster caused by Taiwanese steel company Formosa early last year.

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Quang Tri to destroy all contaminated fish

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Báo Dân Trí English 4 month(s) ago

More than 1,500 tonnes of stockpiled fish remains at warehouse freezers in the central Quang Tri Province following the Formosa environmental pollution incident.

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PM approves ADB-financed infrastructure project in four provinces

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Báo điện tử CP English 4 month(s) ago 3 related news

VGP – The PM has approved a basic infrastructure project for comprehensive development in the four provinces of Nghe An, Ha Tinh, Quang Binh and Quang Tri with its funding sourced from the Asian Development Bank (ADB).

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Non- stop downpours & flooding hitting central region

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SaiGon GP English 4 month(s) ago 3 related news

The National Hydrology Meteorology Forecast Center reported that floodwaters are still rising on local rivers from Thua Thien- Hue to Quang Ngai provinces.

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Deputy PM prompts to disburse Formosa compensation on schedule

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SaiGon GP English 5 month(s) ago

Permanent Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh has urged the north central provinces of Ha Tinh, Quang Binh, Quang Tri and Thua Thien-Hue to speed up the disbursement of Formosa compensation so that the first payment phase will have to complete on schedule by the end of this year.

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