Waste is piled up by the side of Bạch Mai Street, Hai Bà Trưng Street on October 25. Rubbish has not been collected for two days as residents of Sóc Sơn district’s Nam Sơn and Hồng Kỳ communes are blocking garbage trucks from entering Nam Sơn waste treatment complex, blaming local authorities for slow compensation to relocate from the area.. VNA/VNS Photo Hoàng Hiếu … [Read more...] about Waste treatment still a problem for Hà Nội
Where to dump waste
The city’s People’s Committee has told the HCM City chapter of Việt Nam Fatherland Front Committee to replicate the model in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. —VNS … [Read more...] about Neighbourhood clean-up groups raise awareness about infectious diseases
According to a survey and report on consumption trends in 2019 and the “new normal” following the pandemic being largely brought under control, released by the Business Association of High-Quality Vietnamese Products, about 82 per cent of respondents shopped online during social distancing and 92 per cent of them will continue to do so into the future. … [Read more...] about Shopping online has a high price-tag
While handing over Binh Dinh map with post-clearance lands to Vice Chairwoman of Phu Cat district People’s Committee Nguyen Thi Tuyet, KOICA Country Director Cho Han-Deog stressed: “The creation of this map is the result of the tireless efforts from all the parties during the past two years. The final goal of the project is not just about freeing land from UXO and landmines. Clean and safe land is the start of development process. Therefore, UXO clearance priorities should be aligned with broader development plans. And we anticipate the cleared land that has been handed over to Binh Dinh will be prioritised for socio-economic development.” … [Read more...] about VIETNAM NEWS OCTOBER 28
Implementing the National Assembly’s resolution 62 in 2014 on strengthening the management of planning, investment in construction, and operation of hydropower projects, and the Government’s resolution on an Action Plan in response to resolution 62, the Ministry of Industry and Trade issued a plan that removed 8 ladder hydropower projects, 472 small hydropower projects and 213 potential locations for hydroelectricity from hydropower development planning. These are projects that occupy a lot of land, have great impact on the environment and society, or have low economic efficiency. … [Read more...] about What cause disasters in central Vietnam?