A clean water station in Binh Chanh District (Photo: SGGP)

Gov’t raises credit loan for clean water construction

The Prime Minister decided to raise the loan for construction of clean water facility and rural environment hygiene facility to VND10 million ($428.6) instead VND6 million each household.

RETHINK art exhibition focuses on environmental issue

RETHINK art exhibition focuses on environmental issue

RETHINK, an exhibition showcasing the work of Australia a multi-disciplinary artist Bianca Hoffrichter and 15 Vietnamese pupils was opened from September 20 -30 at the Vietnamese Women’s Museum.

WWF report warns ASEAN banks

WWF report warns ASEAN banks

A new World Wild Fund for Nature (WWF) report finds that ASEAN’s biggest banks are increasingly aware of the impact their businesses have on the environment and society, but are slow to act on the huge potential they hold in addressing climate change and financing sustainable food, energy and infrastructure systems in the region.
VEA, Four Paws work to save wildlife animals

VEA, Four Paws work to save wildlife animals

The Vietnam Environment Administration (VEA) on August 30 signed a cooperation pact with Four Paws International to protect endangered wild animals.

Techmart on medical equipment to be held in October

Techmart on medical equipment to be held in October

The Center for Science and Technology Information (CESTI) of Ho Chi Minh City announced that the upcoming technology and equipment fair (Techmart) on medical equipment with the theme ‘Environmental Solutions for Hospitals and Clinics’ will be in October at the city’s  technology trading floor – Techmart Daily.