Hanoi authorities defend tree fell project

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Hanoi authorities defend tree fell project

Authorities in Hanoi say plans to cut down trees in Hanoi were aimed at removing sick trees or those at risk of falling, and to clear areas designated for urban transport projects.

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Hanoi replacing felled trees with those thriving in mountainous regions only: expert

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 4 day(s) ago

Hanoi replacing felled trees with those thriving in mountainous regions only: expert

The species of trees being planted in place of the trees cut down en masse in Hanoi is only suitable for soil and climate conditions in mountainous regions, not in urban areas, a plant expert has said.

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Photos: Hanoi streets without trees, after city cancels plans to plant new trees

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VietnamNet English 4 day(s) ago

Photos: Hanoi streets without trees, after city cancels plans to plant new trees

VietNamNet Bridge - Several weeks ago, city authorities decided to chop down many trees, saying that they were decayed or deformed, and replace them with young saplings. However, a public outcry ensued and the felling of trees has stopped.

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Sponsors deny 'shocking' accusation that they pushed felling of 6,700 Hanoi trees

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Sponsors deny 'shocking' accusation that they pushed felling of 6,700 Hanoi trees

Two main sponsors of the now-infamous landscaping project to cut down and replace thousands of trees in Hanoi, which has caused nationwide public uproar, said they were "shocked" after local authorities shifted the blame on them.

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Hanoi mayor halts massive tree-cutting project

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Hanoi mayor halts massive tree-cutting project

Hanoi mayor Nguyen The Thao on March 20 said he has ordered a stop to the felling of more than 6,700 trees lining the capital's streets.

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Hanoi mayor halts massive tree-cutting project

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Hanoi mayor halts massive tree-cutting project

A tree felled in Hanoi on Thursday. Photo: Ngoc Thang

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Hanoi fells 500 trees, plans to cut another 6,200 despite protests

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Hanoi fells 500 trees, plans to cut another 6,200 despite protests

Hanoi has chopped down 500 trees and is planning to lop another 6,200 on streets in a move it said to ensure the safety and beauty of the city, although local residents oppose the cutting of such a large number of trees.

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People see red as Hanoi starts cutting down 6,700 trees

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People see red as Hanoi starts cutting down 6,700 trees

The Hanoi municipal administration on March 18 asked its construction department to revise a US$3.4 million landscaping project that seeks to fell more than a quarter of trees currently lining the city's streets, following fierce criticism from the public.

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People see red as Hanoi starts cutting down 6,700 trees

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The Hanoi municipal administration on Wednesday asked its construction department to revise a US$3.4 million landscaping project that seeks to fell more than a quarter of trees currently lining the city's streets, following fierce criticism from the public.

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Pictures: Saigon’s park looks like a logging site

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VietnamNet English 2 month(s) ago

Pictures: Saigon’s park looks like a logging site

VietNamNet Bridge – Many beautiful trees in the park of Gia Dinh, which is considered HCM City’s green lung, are being chopped down to make way for construction of a 14-km road connecting Tan Son Nhat Airport and Highway 1.

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Ho Chi Minh City to lop 116 trees to upgrade sidewalks near airport

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 2 month(s) ago

Ho Chi Minh City to lop 116 trees to upgrade sidewalks near airport

Ho Chi Minh City authorities have recently felled many of more than 100 trees in areas near Tan Son Nhat International Airport to be chopped down as part of a project to upgrade sidewalks around the facility.

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Deforestation continues to deplete nation's wealth

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

The destruction of forests remains a major problem for Viet Nam, Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Ha Cong Tuan tells Viet Nam Economics Times.

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Rubber farmers switch crops in southeast

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VietNam News English 2 month(s) ago

Many rubber farmers in the south-eastern region, the country's main rubber growing area, have cut down their trees and switched to other crops like pepper and coffee following losses caused by the relentless fall in latex prices.

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Vietnam minister calls for crackdown on dam investors as forests fall

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Vietnam minister calls for crackdown on dam investors as forests fall

Vietnam’s agriculture minister has warned a number of hydropower investors that they may lose their licenses if they fail to replant the trees they cut down.

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RoK hands over US$2.5 million waste treatment project to Vietnam

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VietnamNet English 3 month(s) ago 1 related news

The Vietnamese Government has paid great effort to improve environment improvement capacity and the quality of life for citizens.

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