Bình Thuận Province has reaped enormous economic benefits from titanium mining, but the industry has also damaged the environment badly, degraded the lives of local residents.
Dutch investigators arrested two suspects on Thursday over Europe's widening tainted egg scandal, as Denmark announced that 20 contaminated tonnes had been sold there.
Over 12.7ha of remediated land at the Đà Nẵng International Airport, part of a major Agent Orange clean-up project, will be returned to the Ministry of Transport under an agreement signed yesterday.
Defence Minister Gen. Ngô Xuân Lịch held talks with US Secretary of Defence James Mattis in Washington DC on Tuesday following a welcome ceremony the same day.
Although the temporary safeguard tax on imported DAP fertiliser is effective from August 19, the market price of this product has already increased sharply by a range of VNĐ1.5 million-VNĐ1.9 million (US$66-84) per tonne.
Vietnamese and South Korean scientists have succeeded in clearing dioxin residue in soil using microbiologic technology, bringing significant hope for those areas contaminated with the toxin compound around Việt Nam.
The trial dioxin detoxification using microbial technology at A Sho airfield in the central province of Thừa Thiên-Huế, has generated optimistic outcomes.
A group of 46 tourists including four children from Laos who suffered from food poisoning in Đà Nẵng was healthy released yesterday after two days treatment at the Hoàn Mỹ-Đà Nẵng hospital.
Việt Nam still has 240 pesticide-contaminated locations in 15 localities, causing serious and extremely serious pollution, according to the 2016 National Environmental Report.