Clean water plant inaugurated in Long An
16:20 | 28/04/2019 Environment
Nhi Thanh clean water plant with total investment of 650 billion VND (more than 27.9 million USD) was put into operation in Thu Thua district, the Mekong Delta province of Long An on April 20.
PM calls for more efforts to reduce the use of plastic bags
14:10 | 08/04/2019 Environment
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has sent a letter to several supermarkets praising them for using natural materials instead of plastic bags in wrapping goods, while calling for associations and business community to join hands with the Government to reduce plastic waste.
Practicing energy saving to protect ozone layer
15:33 | 01/04/2019 Environment
The year 2019 marked 11 consecutive years of Vietnam responding to the Earth Hour campaign. Under the motto ‘Saving energy, Protecting the Earth’, the campaign calls on the community to actively work to protect the "common house" of people.
PM asked for solutions to pressing environmental issues
09:01 | 09/01/2019 Environment
Prime Minster Nguyen Xuan Phuc has urged the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE) to deal with urgent issues, including dead rivers, lowering groundwater levels, the management of agricultural and forestry land, uncontrolled sand exploitation, plastic waste, and others.