NDO – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has approved the proposal to construct two reservoirs in the central coastal province of Binh Dinh and the northern province Hoa Binh with a total capacity of nearly 200 million cubic metres.
NDO/VNA – As many as 113 Javan pangolins (Manis javanica), weighing 513.5kg — the largest-ever number — were rescued on April 6 by the Wildlife Research and Conservation Centre (WRCC) and Cuc Phuong National Park.
NDO/VNA - The environment ministries of Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (ROK) agreed to renew the way they cooperate to improve the quality of their cooperation at their 13th ministerial-level meeting in Hanoi on March 29.
NDO – Statistics from the Vietnam Electricity (EVN) indicate that during one hour of households and businesses switching off the lights in response to the Earth Hour Campaign 2017, which was implemented across the country on March 25, saved 471,000 kWh of electricity, equivalent to VND764 million.
NDO - A report released by the Office of the National Committee for Search and Rescue at a recent conference to roll out the work of information dissemination in 2017 indicated that complicated effects of climate change as well as unusual weather such as droughts and flooding have seriously affected people's lives and production.
NDO – Minister of Natural Resources and the Environment (MONRE) Tran Hong Ha has called on joint efforts and actions from the entire community to address challenges regarding the environment, and wastewater in particular.