Science & Education

Workshop promotes technological solutions for waste collection, recycling

Digital technology solutions will help promote waste classification at source, and better managed waste collection, treatment and recycling, experts said at a recent workshop held in HCM City.


Asian experts discuss primate conservation in the region

Issues covered at the symposium range from the role of women in primate conservation science in Indonesia, developing the capacity of young researchers in primate conservation in Vietnam to the community-led conservation action for gibbons in Cambodia, and the use of thermal imaging with unmanned aerial vehicle in monitoring threatened primate communities in Việt Nam.


Việt Nam needs to look into recycling discarded vehicles: experts

Statistics revealed that Việt Nam has 4.5 million cars and 60 million motorbikes currently in use, and these figures are growing.


HSBC signs deal to help Viet Nam realise sustainability goals

The ceremony, a COP27 side event, was attended by Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Trần Hồng Hà and Stephen Moss, Regional Chief Executive Officer – Middle East, North Africa and Turkey, HSBC Group,


Việt Nam to take advantage of international support in climate change adaptation

Minister Nguyễn Hồng Hà spoke to Vietnam News Agency on the sidelines of the 27th United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP27) in Egypt.


World Bank praises Việt Nam ’s climate projects

A Vietnamese delegation led by Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Trần Hồng Hà attended an event regarding reducing greenhouse gas emissions in response to climate change.


HCM City authorities on high alert for erosion along rivers and canals

HCM City authorities have asked agencies and relevant units to take necessary measures to ensure safety for more than 1,300 residents living around 32 erosion-prone locations.


US pledges support to Việt Nam in energy transition

US Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry said the US will work together with Việt Nam to fulfill climate commitments.


COP27: Việt Nam highlights importance of energy transition in climate change response

Energy transition is a key factor for Việt Nam to realise the goal of bringing the net gas emissions to zero by 2050 that it committed at COP26.


Thủ Đức City loses US$54 million to floods annually

Flooding in Thủ Đức City will cause millions of dollars in damage if the city government does not take preventive measures, an expert said.


More than 100 endangered animals return to nature at southern national park

A total of 112 wild animals of 20 endangered species have been released into the forest at Bù Gia Mập National Park in the southern province of Bình Phước.


Đắk Lắk grows more forests for commercial exploitation

Đắk Lắk Province has planted 1,824ha of new forests so far this year, exceeding the target for the full year, according to its Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.


Turning over a new leaf

Two travel lovers, Đặng Đức Tuấn and Võ Minh Tân, made a four-month journey cross country to plant trees in all 63 provinces and cities in Việt Nam. They hope those green sprouts will help environmental tourism take root across the country. Their group “A little Vietnam” helps spread the message of environmental protection to the public.


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