IMF, World Bank push for price on carbon

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IMF, World Bank push for price on carbon

The IMF and World Bank on Friday urged finance ministers to impose a price on carbon, warning that time was running out for the planet to avoid worst-case climate change. A plume of exhaust extends from a coal-fired power plant located southwest of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, on September 24, 2013

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Tests clear refinery of pollution claims

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Tests clear refinery of pollution claims

VietNamNet Bridge – Wastewater and gas discharged from the Dung Quat Oil Refinery in the central province of Quang Ngai did not cause environmental pollution, a senior official from the company claimed in response to a barrage of complaints from local people.

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Tests clear refinery of pollution claims

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VietNam News English 2 week(s) ago

Wastewater and gas discharged from the Dung Quat Oil Refinery in the central province of Quang Ngai did not cause environmental pollution, a senior official from the company claimed in response to a barrage of complaints from local people.

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India mulls fuel standards lagging brazil as cities choke

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India mulls fuel standards lagging brazil as cities choke

Smog in Gurgaon, India.

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Motorcyclists called to turn off engine at stoplights

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Motorcyclists called to turn off engine at stoplights

More than 500 activists stood at large intersections in HCMC on March 18 working on an Earth Hour 2014 campaign “20 Seconds For Earth Hour” urging drivers to turn off engines at red lights 20 seconds or higher.

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Cutting-edge Japanese cars given to Hanoi police

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Cutting-edge Japanese cars given to Hanoi police

The Japanese Government has pledged a non-refundable aid package worth 500 million JPY (around 4.85 million USD) providing new cutting-edge automobiles for the Hanoi police to ensure security in the city.

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U.S. Treasury Secretary urges Congress to raise debt limit by late Feb

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U.S. Treasury Secretary urges Congress to raise debt limit by late Feb

U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew said on Wednesday that the government would run out of borrowing authority by late February if the Congress does not act to raise the debt limit before that time.

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Treasury: Congress must raise debt cap by late-February

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VietNam News English 3 month(s) ago

The US Treasury has said that it would exhaust its ability to borrow funds to pay all its bills by late February if Congress does not increase the country's borrowing limit.

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Grilled meats produce strong cancer-causing chemical: study

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Grilled meats produce strong cancer-causing chemical: study

Strong chemical carcinogens, found in grilled meats and car exhaust, alter and damage DNA cells, sometimes leading to cancer, according to a new study reported Tuesday by the National Monitor.

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Vietnam rules with light hand on environment law violators

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VietnamNet English 5 month(s) ago

VietNamNet Bridge – Under the current environment laws, the punishment is not heavy enough to deter violators.

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Toy producer fined for dumping waste

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VietNam News English 5 month(s) ago

The central city's People's Committee fined Keyhinge Toys Company VND100 million (US$4,800) for violating environment regulations at Hoa Khanh industrial Park in Lien Chieu district.

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Ha Long City opens new belt road

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Ha Long City opens new belt road

(photo: baoquangninh.com.vn)

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Ha Long City opens new belt road

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VietnamPlus English 6 month(s) ago 2 related news

The northern belt road of Ha Long City was officially opened for traffic on October 18 in the northern province of Quang Ninh.

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Ha Long City opens new belt road

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VietNam News English 6 month(s) ago 2 related news

The northern belt road of Ha Long City was officially opened for traffic yesterday in Quang Ninh Province.

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Conference talks urgent environmental issues in Vietnam

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Báo QĐND English 6 month(s) ago

Conference talks urgent environmental issues in Vietnam

MoNRE Deputy Minister Bui Cach Tuyen at the conference. Photo: dangcongsan.vn

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