Vietnam proactive in cutting GHG emissions: Deputy PM
10:18 | 11/10/2018 Environment
Vietnam has been a proactive and responsible nation, committed to reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, said Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung during a reception for Chairman of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Hoesung Lee in Hanoi on October 10.
Ensuring transparency in mineral exploitation and management
11:05 | 24/07/2018 Environment
There is quite a comprehensive system of legal documents on the management and exploitation of minerals, which fully institutionalises the Party and State's views and policies, contributing to the sustainable development of the mining industry. However, certain regulations remain inadequate or inappropriate.
Vietnam joins global efforts to fight plastic pollution
16:09 | 27/06/2018 Environment
Vietnam will join global efforts to stop the production and use of single-use and non-recyclable plastic products, Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Tran Hong Ha told Executive Director of the UN Environment Program (UNEP) Erik Solheim.