Science & Education

Bryde whales spotted off south-central Vietnamese coast

Locals and photographers from across the country were thrilled by the appearance of Bryde whales in Đề Gi sea, Phú Cát District, Bình Định Province in recent days.


Heavy rain causes flooding, traffic disruptions in Hà Nội, northern localities

Prolonged downpours have flooded many areas and caused traffic chaos on many streets.


Mekong Delta floods to be below normal this year: authorities

The Cửu Long (Mekong) Delta is expected to have less flooding than normal this year, according to the Directorate of Water Resources.


Việt Nam takes strong measures to achieve net-zero carbon emissions

Reaching net zero carbon emissions by 2050 is an inevitable development goal, which should be achieved through a strong energy transition and low-emission economic development


Hà Nội’s craft villages must embrace greener methods

The development of the villages also puts pressure on the city’s environment.


Đắk Lắk Province authorities look for ways to protect the region's elephant number

Đắk Lắk Province is seeking to protect elephants in the province and Central Highland region amid overhunting and conflicts between the animals and people.


Environment ministry applauded for achievements on 20th anniversary

Speaking at the ceremony to mark MoNRE's 20th anniversary, Prime Minister Phạm Minh Chính said that environmental resources are an indispensable factor for human survival and development, as well as the sustainable development of the country.


Green, circular and eco-friendly economy is Việt Nam's priority for environmental protection

Việt Nam's top priority in the coming years is building a roadmap, mechanism and policy for the formation and operation of a green, circular and eco-friendly economy, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment has said.


Vietnamese shrimp farms apply AI technology in production

As one of the leading shrimp raisers in Việt Nam, where seafood products are a key export, Việt-Úc Group and AquaEasy have announced an official commercial partnership, applying AI technology in local shrimp ponds.


JICA-funded project helps Đà Nẵng enhance waste classification at source

Đà Nẵng is striving to reuse and recycle 15 per cent of solid waste by 2025.

JICA-funded project helps Da Nang enhance waste classification at source |  Environment | Vietnam+ (VietnamPlus)


Vietnamese universities partner with US aid agency in education reform

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) launched a $14.2-million partnership Monday with three leading Vietnamese universities to strengthen higher education.

Vietnamese universities partner with US aid agency in education reform


Baby boom: the endangered wildlife revival at Cambodia's Angkor Wat

The melodic songs from families of endangered monkeys ring out over the jungle near Cambodia's Angkor Wat temple complex -- a sign of ecological rejuvenation decades after hunting decimated wildlife at the site.

Rampant poaching, habitat loss from logging, agriculture and dam building has stripped much wildlife from Cambodian rainforests. Photo by AFP/Tang Chhin Sothy


Caring for the big cats at Thủ Lệ Zoo

Trần Thị Ngọc, one of six members of the animal care team at Thủ Lệ Zoo, is assigned to look after wild animals such as tigers, lions and bears.


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