HCMC issues stiff penalties on environmental violators

HCMC issues stiff penalties on environmental violators

Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee asked the Department of Natural Resources and Environment to work with local administrations to enhance supervision on environment violations issuing stiff penalties on violators.

Penalty for environmental polluters increase to $88,000

Penalty for environmental polluters increase to $88,000

Environmental violators will face maximum penalty increase to VND1 billion for individuals and VND2 billion ($88,495) for organizations, according to the Government’s recently issued Decree 155.
Environmental violators to be punished strictly

Environmental violators to be punished strictly

Agencies will strictly penalize enterprises for infringing on environmental regulations to prevent widespread pollution and to save the heavily polluted Dong Nai River, Bui Cach Tuyen, head of the Vietnam Environmental Administration has told