Changeable weather and careless farming in Tra Vinh Province has caused pollution and killed a large number of shrimp in the area.
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The National Hydrology Meteorology Forecast Center yesterday announced that a cold air mass is forecast to hit the northern and central region of Vietnam in next couple of days.
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Several officials proposed to tighten management on fishing, and ban fishing activities during breeding season during a meeting on revising the law on fisheries on March 21.
Large numbers of fish and prawns at a lagoon in south-central Vietnam’s Khanh Hoa Province were found dead on Monday, with locals pointing to wastewater from a local sugar factory as the main suspect.
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Nghệ An Province authorities have asked police to investigate Suối Bắc Tin Mining Enterprise, after a tailing pond breach allegedly resulted in the river pollution and mass fish death, an official said.
The tin-mining enterprise whose broken tailing pond led to an overflow of toxic refuse and mass fish deaths in nearby waters has been found to be operating without proper prerequisite environmental papers.
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A cold air mass is currently moving from the northern to the southern provinces of Vietnam, warned the National Hydrology Meteorology Forecast Center.
Cold air hits northern provinces from March 14
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A mass poisoning involving methanol-tainted alcohol in Hanoi last week has raised fresh alarms on the overlooked market where ‘clean-skin’ alcohol – the alcoholic beverages with no label, no manufacturing information and no nutritional facts – is widely available at dirt cheap prices.
Mass fish deaths have been reported in north-central Vietnam after a local tin mining company’s tailing pond gave way on Thursday evening, causing the toxic refuse to flow into a nearby stream.
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According to the National Hydrology Meteorology Forecast Center, a cold air mass is expected to sweep through the northern and central region in next couple of days.
Cold front causes drizzly weather in the northern and central region.
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The National Hydrology Meteorology Forecast Center reported that a cold air mass was moving towards the Northern provinces and Hanoi from yesterday evening.
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One more victim succumbed to toxic wine in the northern mountainous province of Lai Chau, bring the death toll in the mass poisoning to nine.
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One more victim in the mass poisoning case in District Phong Tho of the northern mountainous province of Lai Chau was reported dead, said health authority in the province yesterday.
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Initial tests show that the methanol content in the alcohol consumed in Lai Chau Province, which resulted in mass poisoning and claimed seven lives, was thousands of times higher than permitted.
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Methanol-tainted alcohol has been identified as the cause behind mass food poisoning that left seven dead and 31 hospitalized in a northern province earlier this week, Vietnam’s food safety watchdog said Wednesday.
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