Thu Duc water plant

Methods proposed to thwart large-scale water pollution

Saigon Water Corporation has just suggested several methods to keep Ho Chi Minh City’s water supply clean as parts of the water source are at risk of being contaminated with micro-organism, as well as ensure water supply safety for the city for up to 50 years from now.
Authorities re-allow sand exploitation in Dong Nai River

Authorities re-allow sand exploitation in Dong Nai River

The Department of Natural Resources and Environment in the southern province of Dong Nai yesterday announced to re-allow sand exploitation in the Dong Nai River after a pause for a short time.
More than 5,000 tons of fish damaged by floods in Dong Nai Province

More than 5,000 tons of fish damaged by floods in Dong Nai Province

The Steering Committee on Natural Disaster Prevention and Control and Search and Rescue of Dong Nai Province on August 11 said that due to impacts caused by floods and water released by the Dong Nai 5 Hydropower Plant, many places in Dinh Quan and Tan Phu districts were seriously inundated.
Lam Dong halts sand exploitation in Dong Nai River

Lam Dong halts sand exploitation in Dong Nai River

In its written document, the People’s Committee in the highlands province of Lam Dong has directed relevant agencies to stop sand exploitation in the Dong Nai River from January 1.


Researchers and reporters survey pollution in the Dong Nai River (Photo: SGGP)

Over 4,500 wastewater discharge spots threat Dong Nai River

The valley of the Dong Nai River has up to 4,500 wastewater release spots from tributaries and springs, receiving over 480,000 cubic meters of wastewater from industrial parks and production establishments a day, reported Dong Nai River Environmental Protection Commission.

Police officers quickly inspected a barge in the Dong Nai river (Photo: Thanh Nien Newspaper)

PM requires to inspect unspoken rules in river

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has prompted the Ministry of Public Security to work with Dong Nai and Binh Duong provincial people’s committees to inspect and ascertain unspoken rules in rivers as per press information recently.