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Government of Italy supports Vietnam in Red River Delta management

On May 27, the Minister of Natural Resources and Environment, Tran Hong Ha had a meeting with Ms. Cecilia Piccioni – Italian Ambassador to Vietnam on cooperation in water resources management and hydrometeorology.

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Equal and sustainable management and sharing of transnational water source

Management and sharing of transnational water source in the Mekong Delta is the theme of a training course that held by the Vietnam River Network in collaboration with the Research Institute for Climate Change (Can Tho University) in the morning of May 25.

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Careful selection of environmentally friendly investors

Many environmental and economic experts believe that it is high time for Vietnam to carefully select investors in limited sectors instead of calling for mass investment at any cost. Environmental standards and discharge standards of Vietnam will also need to be reviewed and updated to meet the requirements...

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“Vietnam Sea and Island Week” event will be held in Nam Dinh

The Vietnam Administration of Sea and Island will organize the 8th “Vietnam Sea and Island Week” event from June 6 to June 8 in Thinh Long sea beach in Hai Hau district, Nam Dinh province. The theme of the event this year is “For a green planet”.

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Ambassadors explores Son Doong cave

From May 12 to May 17, delegations of Ambassadors of Argentina, Sweden, Italy, the United Kingdom, Australia, Czech Republic, UNESCO in Vietnam, and the United States Secretary of State have explored Son Doong, the largest cave in the world located in Quang Binh province.

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Denmark supports Ben Tre to construct 3 climate change adaptation works

Ben Tre province has recently inaugurated two water supply factories using solar energy at An Phu Trung commune (Ba Tri district) and Phu Duc commune (Chau Thanh district) and one shrimp farming model adapting to climate change in Thanh Phuoc commune (Binh Dai province). All the three works have been...

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Vietnam, Laos sign two documents on border demarcation

Vietnam and Laos will sign two documents on demarcation including "Protocol on Vietnam - Laos borderline and border marker" and "Agreement on regulations of managing the borderline and border gates on land between Vietnam and Laos" and simultenously celebrate the completion of the project to increase...

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Japan supports Vietnam with 2.5 million USD to overcome consequences of droughts and salinity intrusion

According to an announcement of the Embassy of Japan in Vietnam, the Government of Japan decided to provide an urgent non-refundable support of 2.5 million USD, so that Vietnam can overcome consequences caused by the most serious drought-salinity intrusion in the last 100 years.

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Signing ceremony for 1000MW wind power development cooperation

On the occasion of the U.S. President Barak Obama’s visit, the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) of Vietnam and the General Electric (GE) Corporation of the U.S. have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on renewable energy development cooperation in Vietnam.

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