Da Nang hosts impressive

Da Nang hosts impressive "Water- Revive" festival

NDO – Da Nang kicked off its Da Nang - Environmental City Construction Project with the impressive water-music show themed “Water - Revive” held at Trung Vuong Theatre on the evening of April 29. (Apr 30, 2021 10:58:53)


Green growth - A new approach in economic growth: Planning minister

  Mar 30, 2021 11:08:17
NDO/VNA - Green growth has become an inexorable trend and a goal that all countries are aiming for, Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung told a consultation conference on compiling a national strategy on green growth in the 2021-2030 period, with vision to 2045 towards 2050, held in Hanoi on March 29. 

Fishing villagers go green

  Mar 29, 2021 12:07:35
NDO – Villagers in several fishing villages in Khanh Hoa province have been voluntarily engaging in activities to clean up the sea with the hope of protecting it from trash, particularly plastic waste. The green lifestyle has not only improved their living conditions but also helped them get closer to nature. 

Vietnam saves 353,000 kWh of electricity during Earth Hour

  Mar 28, 2021 17:54:10
NDO/VNA - Vietnam saved 353,000 kWh of electricity, equivalent to VND658.1 million (YS$28,635), during one hour from 20:30 to 21:30 on March 27, when the entire country turned off unnecessary electric appliances in response to Earth Hour 2021, according to the National Power Dispatch Centre. 

Ho Chi Minh City: Hundreds cycle to respond to Earth Hour

  Mar 27, 2021 16:41:42
NDO – More than 300 volunteers, youth union members and people in Ho Chi Minh City took part in a cycling parade held by the city’s Youth Union on March 27 in response to the 2021 Earth Hour campaign. 

Tree planting campaign for a green Vietnam responded to nationwide

  Mar 27, 2021 09:45:51
NDO – The High Command of Military Region 3 held a ceremony at Regiment 43 (Division 395) in Hai Ha district, Quang Ninh province on March 26 to launch a tree planting campaign “For a green Vietnam” in response to the Prime Minister’s plan to plant one billion trees between 2021 and 2025. 

Three wild animals released back to nature

  Mar 25, 2021 15:17:57
NDO/VNA - The Centre for Rescue, Conservation and Development of Wild Animals of the Bu Gia Map National Park in the southern province of Binh Phuoc said on March 25 that it has recently coordinated with forest rangers to return three animals to nature. 

Hydro-meteorological forecasting helps facilitate sustainable livelihoods

  Mar 23, 2021 17:57:23
NDO/VNA - The Vietnam Meteorological Hydrological Administration (VMHA) held a ceremony on March 23 to launch activities in response to World Meteorological Day 2021, which is themed “The Ocean, Our Climate and Weather”. 

Cooperation agreement on implementing tree-planting initiative signed

  Mar 19, 2021 16:43:54
NDO – The Government Portal (Chinhphu.vn), Vietnam Television (VTV) Digital and the Novaland Group signed a cooperation agreement on March 19 to accompany the sustainable development strategy, with the focus on the planting of 10 million trees in several localities, designed to realise Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc's initiative on planting one billion trees. 

Australia to provide AUD1.5 million in funding for digital initiatives in 2021

  Mar 17, 2021 10:18:48
NDO – The Australian government has launched Round 3 of Innovation Partnership Grants with funding of AUD1.5 million for Australian and Vietnamese partners' innovation initiatives that have already been piloted and are now ready to be replicated. 

Ecotourism a means to sustain Ca Mau’s bird parks

  Mar 15, 2021 09:17:57
NDO/VNA – Ecotourism development has been deemed a sustainable and realistic means of effectively preserving bird parks in the southernmost province of Ca Mau and of harmonising the interests of households managing the parks. 

Third conference held to discuss sustainable development of Mekong Delta

  Mar 13, 2021 16:25:01
NDO/VNA – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc talked about a new strategic viewpoint involving eight “Gs” on the development of the Mekong Delta while chairing a conference in Can Tho city on March 13. 

Vietnamese wins ASEANO sponsorship for plastic pollution research

  Mar 11, 2021 13:25:42
NDO/VNA - Nguyen Thi Trang, a Vietnamese predoctoral fellow at the Asian Institute of Technology and three other researchers from Indonesia, the Philippines and Thailand have received US$30,000 sponsorship from a research grant competition of the ASEAN-Norwegian Cooperation Project on Local Capacity Building for Reducing Plastic Pollution in the ASEAN Region (ASEANO).  

Nationwide response to tree planting festivals

  Mar 07, 2021 10:05:32
NDO – Localities across the nation continue to hold tree planting festivals in response to the call from the Prime Minister to plant 1 billion trees within the next five years. 

Quang Nam to expand habitat of grey-shanked douc langur

  Mar 03, 2021 17:03:26
NDO/VNA – Efforts are being made toward a goal of expanding the habitat of the grey-shanked douc langur in central Quang Nam province’s Nui Thanh district to 150ha by 2030.