More than 100 billion VND to reduce carbon emissions in 2017
Posted by Khanh An
Date 26/04/2017 5 Comments
Implementing the committed action plan for carbon emissions, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) has just issued a Decision approving the 2017 plan of the project "Sustainable Forest Management and Biodiversity as a Measure to Decrease CO2 emissions” (KfW8). Accordingly, the ministry has announced spending more than 100 billion VND to implement the reduction of carbon emissions this year. View more ...
Vietnam establishes the third sea turtle nature reserve
Posted by Bui Tho
Date 26/04/2017 5 Comments
Quang Nam province has decided to establish a sea turtle nature reserve in Cu Lao Cham - Hoi An. The nature reserve is expected to cover an area of approximately 40km2, located in the Cu Lao Cham World Biosphere Reserve (Hoi An) which was recognized by UNESCO in 2009. View more ...
Vietnam - Cambodia: Cooperation to complete bordering and land-marking
Posted by K.Linh
Date 26/04/2017 5 Comments
On 15 March, at the 15th meeting of the Vietnam - Cambodia Joint Committee on economic, cultural, scientific and technological cooperation took place in Phnom Penh. View more ...
German wastewater treatment technology comes to Vietnam
Posted by Thanh Binh
Date 26/04/2017 5 Comments
Waste water in urban Vietnam is a problem that needs to be solved thoroughly, the process of urbanization should go with the application of waste water treatment technologiesto protect the environment," affirmed Raft Steeg - a German environmental expert that at the talk on wastewater treatment held on April 13 in Ho Chi Minh City. View more ...
Vietnam has developed 65 satellite-based Global Positioning Stations
Posted by Khanh An
Date 26/04/2017 5 Comments
Vietnam Department of Survey and Mapping(Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment) has launchedthe investment project "Construction of the network of satellite-based global positioning stations(GPS) in the territory of Vietnam" and developed the first one atthe Moc Chau agricultural-meteorologicalstationin Moc Chau district (Son La province). View more ...
Promoting the application of Remote Sensing Technology in Vietnam
Posted by Bui Tho
Date 26/04/2017 5 Comments
This is the topic discussed by national and international experts at the workshop “Remote Sensing Technology for Vietnam's Sustainable Economic Development - Land Based Approach”, organized by the Ministry of Science and Technology. View more ...
Increase climate change resilience capacity for coastal communities
Posted by K.Linh
Date 26/04/2017 5 Comments
Ben Tre province is implementing the project “Building resilience to disaster and climate risks of men and women in Ben Tre Province” in 15 communes of 3 coastal districts of Ba Tri, Binh Dai and Thanh Phu. The project is funded by the New Zealand International Development Program through Oxfam, from June 2012 to October 2017. View more ...
Coordination in patrol and supervision of marine environmental resources
Posted by Kim Lien
Date 26/04/2017 5 Comments
The Vietnam Administration of Seas and Islands and the Vietnam Coast Guard have just signed cooperation agreements in 2017. It continues the cooperation of 2016. View more ...
Land incentives for agricultural projects
Posted by Khanh Anh
Date 26/04/2017 5 Comments
Any enterprises investing in agriculture and rural areas will enjoy the policy on land levy exemption and reduction. This is one of the contents proposed by the Ministry of Planning and Investment in the draft decree on policy to encourage enterprises to invest in agriculture and rural areas. View more ...
More than $ 100 million for energy saving solutions
Posted by Yen Thi
Date 26/04/2017 5 Comments
The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors has approved a $ 102 million loan to the Vietnamese government to support industrial enterprises to apply energy-efficiency technologies and practices. View more ...
New regulations on collection of land use fees, land rent in economic zones
Posted by Yen Thi
Date 26/04/2017 5 Comments
The Government has issued Decree 35/2017/NĐ-CP on collection of land use fees, collection of land rents and water surface rents in economic zones and high-tech zones newly promulgated by the Government. The decree is effective from 20/6/2017. View more ...
The first water reuse plant in Vietnam
Posted by Khanh An
Date 26/04/2017 5 Comments
The People's Committee of Quang Nam province has just held an inauguration ceremony for the construction of a new water recycling plant in Tam Thang Industrial Zone (Tam Thang commune, Tam Ky city). View more ...
Heavy sanctions against violations in the field of water and mineral resources
Posted by K.Linh
Date 26/04/2017 5 Comments
The Government has issued the Decree No. 33/2017/NĐ-CP regulating sanctions against administrative violations in the field of water and mineral resources. View more ...
Capacity Building Workshop for Lancang-Mekong Water Quality Monitoring and Consultation on Lancang-Mekong Environmental Cooperation Strategies
Posted by Ha My
Date 26/04/2017 5 Comments
Recently “Capacity Building Workshop for Lancang-Mekong Water Quality Monitoring and Consultation on Lancang-Mekong Environmental Cooperation Strategies” hosted by China-ASEAN Environmental Cooperation Center has been held in Beijing, China. The workshops aims to implement leaders’ initiative of building Lancang-Mekong Environmental Cooperation Center and the early harvest list of the Lancang-Mekong Cooperation by sharing experiences of water quality monitoring standards, management systems and practices and discussing the Lancang-Mekong environmental strategies. View more ...
Construction of the Global Geo-Park of Dong Van Rock Plateau
Posted by Khanh Anh
Date 26/04/2017 5 Comments
The Prime Minister has approved the master plan for the construction of the Global Geo-Park of Dong Van Rock Plateau in Ha Giang province by 2030. View more ...