Vietnam challenged over polluting ocean plastic waste1525941409 | 0US Science Envoy Dr Margaret Leinen has raised concerns about plastic waste as Vietnam is among top five countries that generate most plastic waste in the ocean.
Vietnam, China jointly release young fish into Tonkin Gulf1525941140 | 0Vietnam and China on May 8 jointly released aquatic resources into the Tonkin Gulf at the border gate of the cross-border Bac Luan (Beilun) River in Dongxing city, the Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region of China.
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Research on wild lives of plastic on show in QuyNhon1524039805 | 0A research exhibition titled “Plastic Matters: Wild Lives" is on display at the International Centre of Interdisciplinary Science and Education (ICISE) in the central city of QuyNhon, BinhDinh Province.
ASEAN Centre for Biodiversity names new Executive Director1524039341 | 0The ASEAN Centre for Biodiversity (ACB) named Dr. Theresa Mundita Lim as its new Executive Director. The turnover and oath-taking ceremony for the new Executive Director was held at the ACB Headquarters in Los Baos, Laguna, Philippines on 17 April.
UN climate stalemate sees extra week of talks added1523520706 | 0UN negotiations in Bonn are set to end in stalemate today as delegates have become bogged down in technical arguments about the Paris climate pact.
California Will Require Solar Power for New Homes1523520515 | 0Long a leader and trendsetter in its clean-energy goals, California took a giant step on Wednesday, becoming the first state to require all new homes to have solar power.
With Schneiderman Out, Environmental Fight Loses a Prominent Voice1523520383 | 0Eric T. Schneiderman, the New York attorney general who resigned this week after four women accused him of assault, was one of the most active state-level opponents of the Trump administration’s efforts to roll back environmental regulations. He was also the first attorney general to open an investigation into Exxon Mobil’s climate policies and statements.
Mixed forests: Ecologically and economically superior1523520153 | 0Meta-analysis provides facts on mixed-species forest stand productivity for science and practice
Mineral exploitation needs to protect environment1523435794 | 0Mineral exploitation may have contributed to economic development of northern mountainous HàGiang Province over the past years but it has also caused serious problems to the environment and social life of local people, the Vietnam News Agency reports.
Dark chocolate consumption reduces stress and inflammation1523433653 | 0Data represent first human trials examining the impact of dark chocolate consumption on cognition and other brain functions
Beavers do 'dam' good work cleaning water1523433482 | 0Beavers could help clean up polluted rivers and stem the loss of valuable soils from farms, new research shows.
Prevent illegal sand mining, deforestation: Deputy PM1523348995 | 0Deputy Prime Minister TrươngHòaBình has ordered ministries and local authorities to tighten control over sand and gravel exploitation to manage agricultural land and protect forests.
Violations in forest protection regulations go down1523348811 | 0The number of forestry law violations in the first four months of 2018 declined by 31 per cent from last year to 4,226, reported the Việt Nam Administration of Forestry.
Sóc Trăng invests in sustainable coastal forestry1523348433 | 0The Mekong Delta province of SócTrăng will carry out an action programme for sustainable forest management in its two coastal districts under the project “Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation” (REDD+).
Tourism's carbon impact three times larger than estimated1523348218 | 0A new study says global tourism accounts for 8% of carbon emissions, around three times greater than previous estimates.