Vietstar’s waste treatment plant has a daily capacity of 1,400 tons. However, on December 16 last year, it was found that the company collected only 2,000 tons a day. It has been slapped with a fine of VND296 million ($12,800), but whether that has been enough to change its behavior is not known. … [Read more...] about HCMC asked to clean up its waste treatment act
How do industries pollute the environment class 10
An elderly man in HCM City has gathered litter at a local canal voluntarily for years for free. Ho Chi Cuong, 69, from Binh Chanh District has doing the work on Ong Do Canal since 2018 when it became polluted. Cuong has been collecting litter on Ong Do Canal since 2018 … [Read more...] about Man volunteers in litter collection on HCM City canal
From 2021 to 2030, Việt Nam aims to clear all road traffic accident hotspots and accident-prone sites. All new roads and those under maintenance will meet road safety criteria before opening for traffic. All new national highways and provincial highways and 75 per cent of the total length of existing highways across the country meet at least Level 3 of global road safety standards. … [Read more...] about Việt Nam’s ambitious plan to reduce the number of road traffic-relating death to zero by 2045.
“Although there are numerous regulations on the standards of such farms’ waste treatment system in Vietnam, promoting large-scale or high-tech breeding, environmental pollution troubles in husbandry are still rampant. Around 90 per cent of farms have waste treatment systems, but most of them are only biogas and not all wastewater and emissions are recycled and reused effectively,” industry expert Nguyen Xuan Vien said. … [Read more...] about Pig farm fuss highlights foul plight
The ministry, as chair of the Vietnam section in the Vietnam-U.S. Trade and Investment Framework Agreement (TIFA) Council and the agency authorized by the Prime Minister to work with the U.S. in handling the case, welcomed the conclusion of the USTR’s report. … [Read more...] about U.S. not impose tariff or sanction on Vietnam’s exports