Ho Chi Minh City to plant more trees to combat garbage smell

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 8 hour(s) ago

Ho Chi Minh City aims to plant more trees in a bid to combat the unpleasant odor drifting over from a major waste treatment complex plaguing the southern-end of the city.

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Waste treatment complex polluting HCM City air

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Báo Dân Trí English 12 hour(s) ago

Vo Van Hoan, chief of office at the Ho Chi Minh City People's Committee has confirmed that the foul odour affecting several districts since late August comes from the Da Phuoc Waste Treatment Complex.

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Students clean up Hanoi streets

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Báo Dân Trí English 1 day(s) ago

A group of students in Hanoi are cleaning up the city by replacing rubbish dumps with flowers and plants.

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Ho Chi Minh City finally traces source of foul smell

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 1 week(s) ago

The source of the unpleasant odor wafting through the southern end of Ho Chi Minh City has been confirmed to originate from rubbish buried at a major waste treatment zone.

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HCM City fights pollution in canals

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Báo Dân Trí English 1 week(s) ago

Pollution in HCM City canals is worsening as large quantities of household and industrial wastewater, as well as rubbish, are being discharged or dumped into city canals, according to the city’s Department of Natural Resources and Environment.

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HCM City to tackle flooding at Tan Son Nhat Airport

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SaiGon GP English 1 week(s) ago

HCM City Party Secretary Dinh La Thang has urged HCM City authorities to develop a long-term plan to prevent worsening flooding at the country’s largest airport.

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HCM City begins to crack down on pollution problem

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Báo Dân Trí English 1 week(s) ago

The HCM City government has ordered the Department of Natural Resources and Environment to take measures to curb environmental pollution.

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HCM City begins to crack down on pollution problem

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HCM City begins to crack down on pollution problem

The HCM City government has ordered the Department of Natural Resources and Environment to take measures to curb environmental pollution.

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Ho Chi Minh City under attack by multiple pollution sources

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Ho Chi Minh City under attack by multiple pollution sources

Ho Chi Minh City has been heavily contaminated by many sources of pollution, local environment officials have stated during a recent meeting.

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Ho Chi Minh City spends over $134,000 on daily waste treatment

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 1 month(s) ago

Ho Chi Minh City spends over $134,000 on daily waste treatment

About VND3 billion (US$134,490) is needed for treating rubbish in Ho Chi Minh City on a daily basis, creating heavy burden on the city’s coffers.

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Cleaning the capital

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Báo Dân Trí English 1 month(s) ago

Cleaning the capital

The image of local government workers cycling around Hoan Kiem Lake to collect rubbish has become more familiar to Hanoians.

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13 percent of urban wastewater being treated in HCMC

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13 percent of urban wastewater being treated in HCMC

Ho Chi Minh City has been able to treat 13 percent of urban wastewater so far and a roadmap is underway to handle the rest volume, reported the director of the city Department of Natural Resources and Environment to the Secretary of the city Party Committee yesterday.

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Hanoi to pilot zany parking scheme

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Báo Dân Trí English 1 month(s) ago

Hanoi’s Transport Department will pilot a project on Dã Tượng Street allowing vehicle parking on one side of streets in the city, instead of both sides used now, according to the city People’s Committee Chairman Nguyễn Đức Chung.

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Leaders should review accountability before blaming citizens: city Party Chief

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Leaders should review accountability before blaming citizens: city Party Chief

District government agencies' leaders should review their accountability before blaming citizens, for instance they should see if they have placed enough public rubbish bins and toilets before criticizing those littering or relieving themselves along roadside spots, said secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Dinh La Thang at a meeting with District 7 leaders yesterday.

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People block construction over pollution fear

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People block construction over pollution fear

Hundreds of local people in Hanoi's Chuong My District have gathered to protest against a waste treatment plant project at the foot of Thoong Mountain due to fears of environmental pollution.

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