Despite mass fish deaths, central province says coastal waters safe

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Despite mass fish deaths, central province says coastal waters safe

Officials in Quang Tri, one of the coastal provinces in central Vietnam where fish have turned up dead en masse, surprised quite a few people on Friday when they announced that its coastal waters are safe.

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Vietnam's environment ministry admits to 'slow response' to fish deaths, promises action

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Vietnam's environment ministry admits to 'slow response' to fish deaths, promises action

It is illegal to install an undersea sewage pipe, Vietnamese environment minister Tran Hong Ha has told Taiwanese steel company Formosa, which is the main suspect in an ongoing environmental disaster that has caused mass fish deaths in several central provinces.

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Efficient use of water to contribute to climate change response

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Efficient use of water to contribute to climate change response

Chairman of the Central Committee of Vietnam Fatherland Front Nguyen Thien Nhan led the inspection delegation yesterday paid a working with Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development about carrying out policies and solutions of natural disaster and climate change response.
The long- lasting drought and saltwater influx hit nationwide. (Photo: SGGP)

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Taiwanese firm Formosa in hot water after mass fish deaths in Vietnam

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Taiwanese firm Formosa in hot water after mass fish deaths in Vietnam

Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh Friday ordered the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment and Ha Tinh Province authorities to investigate suspicions that a Taiwanese company has discharged untreated wastewater into the sea causing mass fish deaths.

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Hanoi’s persistent air pollution reaches hazardous level

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Hanoi’s persistent air pollution reaches hazardous level

Air pollution in Hanoi is worsening and has reached dangerous levels this week, according to official data.

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Environment Ministry worried for mineral overexploitation in Mekong Delta

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Environment Ministry worried for mineral overexploitation in Mekong Delta

Plans to evaluate mineral reserves and marine natural resources and to help residents better adapt to climate change nationwide - especially in the Mekong Delta region, the area predicted to suffer the most from climate change – are high up on the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment's agenda this year.

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Russia warming '2.5 times quicker' than global average: Ministry

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Russia warming '2.5 times quicker' than global average: Ministry

A government report on environmental protection said temperatures in Russia had warmed by 0.42 degrees Celsius per decade since 1976, or 2.5 times quicker than the global warming trend of 0.17°C.

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Vietnam ministry dismisses concerns about road inside national park

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Vietnam ministry dismisses concerns about road inside national park

The Cat Tien National Park in the southern province of Dong Nai. Photo credit: Dong Nai tourism promotion center website

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Vietnam will face severe water shortage for treating rivers badly: experts

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Vietnam will face severe water shortage for treating rivers badly: experts

Vietnam is using its major rivers as dumping grounds or excavation sites, and this poses a risk of severe water shortage for tens of millions of people in the near future, experts warn.

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Japan slammed for fuelling illegal ivory trade

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Japan slammed for fuelling illegal ivory trade

A conservation group slammed Japan Thursday for fuelling illegal ivory trading and smuggling through poor law enforcement.

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23 caves discovered in the bays of Ha Long and Bai Tu Long

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23 caves discovered in the bays of Ha Long and Bai Tu Long

Twenty-three new caves have been discovered in Ha Long and Bai Tu Long bays in the northern province of Quang Ninh.

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23 caves discovered in Quảng Ninh

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23 caves discovered in Quang Ninh

Twenty-three new caves have been discovered in Ha Long and Bai Tu Long bays in the northern province of Quang Ninh.

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23 caves discovered in the bays of Ha Long and Bai Tu Long

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23 caves discovered in the bays of Ha Long and Bai Tu Long

Twenty-three new caves have been discovered in Ha Long and Bai Tu Long bays in the northern province of Quang Ninh.

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PM approves plan for $3.6m carbon market

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PM approves plan for $3.6m carbon market

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has approved a project worth US$3.6 million to help Viet Nam to build its own carbon market following an application from the Ministry of Planning and Investment.

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PM approves plan for 3.6 million USD carbon market

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PM approves plan for 3.6 million USD carbon market

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has approved a project worth 3.6 million USD to help Viet Nam to build its own carbon market following an application from the Ministry of Planning and Investment.

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