Vietnam waterway, once filled with concrete to fix pollution, is being dug up to fix pollution

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Vietnam waterway, once filled with concrete to fix pollution, is being dug up to fix pollution

Garbage on a section of the filled Hang Bang Canal. Photo credit: VnExpress

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Eight injured, including two children, in garbage truck crash

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Eight injured, including two children, in garbage truck crash

Eight people, including two children, were injured when a garbage truck ran out of control after its brakes apparently failed as it came down Doan Ket Slope in Vinh Hung Ward, Hoang Mai District, in Hanoi yesterday (February 22).

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Animals in the news around the globe

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Báo Thanh Niên English 1 week(s) ago

From snow frolicking red pandas in Ohio to garbage cart horses preparing for retirement in Mexico -- animals in the news around the globe.

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An “international dumping ground” in Khoai Village

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VietnamNet English 1 week(s) ago 1 related news

An “international dumping ground” in Khoai Village

VietNamNet Bridge – Called the “rubbish metropolis”, the Minh Khai Village in Van Lam District of Hung Yen province receives several tons of garbage every day.

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HCM City mulls tenders for waste treatment

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VietnamNet English 2 week(s) ago

VietNamNet Bridge – HCMC will select waste treatment firms via tenders to keep prices at reasonable levels, save the State budget and ensure a fair business environment for enterprises in the sector, heard a meeting of the city government on February 10.

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Social News 14/2

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VietnamNet English 2 week(s) ago

Home ownership extensions rejected

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World's oceans clogged by millions of tons of plastic trash

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The world's oceans are clogged with plastic debris, but how much of it finds its way into the seas annually? Enough to place the equivalent of five grocery bags full of plastic trash on every foot (30 cm) of every nation's coastline around the globe.

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Spring beauty in the recycled park

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Spring beauty in the recycled park

VietNamNet Bridge – Hon Lao Island off the coast of Nha Trang City has grown attractive to local and foreign visitors as it is home to nearly 1,500 tricky monkeys. However, to make the island more special, employees of Long Phu Travel Company have built a park using garbage left behind by tourists.

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HCMC's major landfill closed after one year of operation

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VietnamNet English 3 week(s) ago

HCMC's major landfill closed after one year of operation

Landfill No. 3 at Phuoc Hiep waste treatment complex in HCMC’s outlying district of Cu Chi has been closed after one year of operation, making hundreds of workers jobless.

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Young Vietnamese, tourists take up riding tandem bikes

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Young Vietnamese, tourists take up riding tandem bikes

Apart from tourists who pamper themselves with tandem bike rides around scenic spots, young Vietnamese, particularly students, have been keen on the sport in recent years.

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Young Vietnamese, tourists take up riding tandem bikes

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Young Vietnamese, tourists take up riding tandem bikes

Apart from tourists who pamper themselves with tandem bike rides around scenic spots, young Vietnamese, particularly students, have been keen on the sport in recent years.

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HCM City concerned about monopoly in garbage treatment

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HCM City concerned about monopoly in garbage treatment

VietNamNet Bridge – The government of HCMC is concerned that Vietnam Waste Solutions (VWS) might become a monopoly in garbage treatment in the city if its integrated waste management facility in Binh Chanh District is allowed to bring in more garbage.

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Trash collectors face uncertain future after dump closes

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Trash collectors face uncertain future after dump closes

VietNamNet Bridge – Pham Thi Vui has had a "steady job" for the last 20 years, collecting garbage from the Khanh Son dump in Da Nang.

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Trash collectors face uncertain future after dump closes

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VietNam News English 1 month(s) ago

Trash collectors face uncertain future after dump closes

Pham Thi Vui has had a "steady job" for the last 20 years, collecting garbage from the Khanh Son dump in Da Nang.

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Hanoi to host turn off lights festival

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VOV News English 1 month(s) ago 1 duplicate news

Hanoi to host turn off lights festival

(VOV) -In response to the “Earth Hour” campaign which will take place from 20.30 to 21.30 pm on March 28, a launching ceremony of “Turn off the lights, turn on the ideas 2015″ contest and “I ride a bike today” campaign will be held at Laca Coffee in Hanoi on January 15, with the participation of hundreds of young people.

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