MoC urges probe into water pipe rupture

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VietNam News English 15 hour(s) ago

MoC urges probe into water pipe rupture

Minister of Construction Trinh Dinh Dung has called for inspections into the cause of a burst water main that has left tens of thousands of households in Ha Noi without water.

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HCM City’s dwellers look forward to clean water

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VietnamNet English 17 hour(s) ago

HCM City’s dwellers look forward to clean water

VietNamNet Bridge – Unable to access the city’s tap-water resources, Ho Chi Minh City’s suburbanites must use water from wells they dig themselves. But the underground water is getting seriously polluted.

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Acute water shortage for hundreds of households

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Báo Dân Trí English 5 day(s) ago

Acute water shortage for hundreds of households

Hundreds of households in the Hoi Trung resettlement area in Ha Tinh Province have been facing serious shortages of clean water as the water in the area is heavily contaminated.

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Can Tho builds water pumping stations

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VietNam News English 2 week(s) ago

The Can Tho Centre for Clean Water and Sanitation in Rural Areas is building eight pumping stations that will be finished by the middle of this year to supply water to 5,830 households.

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HCM City plans administrative zone expansion

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Denmark increases private sector support

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Báo Đầu Tư English 2 week(s) ago

Denmark increases private sector support

The Danish Business Partnerships Progamme announced on March 28 that it would increase support to development of the private sector in Vetnam with a focus on the areas of food safety and clean technology.

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Delta households face water shortage

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VietNam News English 2 week(s) ago 1 duplicate news

Delta households face water shortage

More than 377,000 people in the Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta face a fresh water shortage because of saline water intrusion in the area, according to the National Centre for Rural Clean Water Supply and Environmental Sanitation.

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Workshop reviews water improvement for ethnic minorities

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VietnamPlus English 2 week(s) ago 1 duplicate news

Experts gathered at a seminar in Hanoi on March 31 to share experience in implementing a project to enhance gender equality and improve water, hygienic and environmental conditions in ethnic minority-inhabited areas in northern Vietnam.

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Over 110,000 suburban Hanoians to finally access clean water

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VietnamPlus English 2 week(s) ago

More than 110,000 people in Hanoi’s outskirt districts of Ba Vi, Me Linh, Phuc Tho, Thanh Oai and Thuong Tin will have access to clean water in 2014, with some supply facilities set to be built there.

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More suburban Hanoians to access clean water

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VietnamPlus English 3 week(s) ago

More than 50,000 residents in Hanoi’s outskirt districts of Ba Vi and Me Linh will have access to clean water as some supply facilities are to be built there.

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Air pollution killed 7 million people in 2012: WHO

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VietNam News English 3 week(s) ago

Air pollution by sources ranging from cooking fires to auto fumes contributed to an estimated 7 million deaths worldwide in 2012, the UN health agency said on Tuesday.

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Vietnam has plentiful resources for developing renewable energy

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VietnamNet English 3 week(s) ago

Vietnam has plentiful resources for developing renewable energy

VietNamNet Bridge – Viet Nam should focus on renewable energy, director of the Energy Institute's Renewable Energy and Clean Development Mechanisms Centre Nguyen Duc Cuong told Tuoi tre Cuoi tuan (Youth Weekly).

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Viet Nam has plentiful resources for developing renewable energy

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VietNam News English 1 month(s) ago

Viet Nam should focus on renewable energy, director of the Energy Institute's Renewable Energy and Clean Development Mechanisms Centre Nguyen Duc Cuong told Tuoi tre Cuoi tuan (Youth Weekly).

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Ben Tre left thirsty after saline intrusion

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VietNam News English 1 month(s) ago

Massive underground salt-water intrusion has forced thousands of households in coastal areas of southern Ben Tre Province to buy fresh water for daily use.

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Vietnam to clean river with $4 mil mangroves project

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Báo Thanh Niên English 1 month(s) ago

Vietnam to clean river with $4 mil mangroves project

A wastewater pipe from Taiwanese MSG maker Vedan dumping into the Thi Vai River in Dong Nai Province. Photo courtesy of Tuoi Tre

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