The Việt Nam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST) should spend more time applying scientific achievements to reality, especially in production, business and start-ups.
Discharge of untreated wastewater and weather changes are two of the four reasons behind the recent mass fish deaths in several lakes in Hà Nội, the city’s People’s Committee said.
Fish bred in cages in a lagoon near the ocean in Thừa Thiên-Huế Province died en masse for still unknown reasons beginning Thursday last week.
Việt Nam’s sea tourism industry has immense potential for development, yet the sector faces a number of challenges due to increasing environmental pollution.
Tourism enterprises, experts and managers yesterday discussed ways to promote tourism in the northcentral region after the massive fish death crisis that hit the coastal areas in April.
Deputy Prime Minister Trương Hòa Bình has urged ministries and agencies to boost efforts to assist victims of the toxic spill by Taiwanese Hưng Nghiệp Formosa Hà Tĩnh Steel Co. Ltd.
Fish in breeding farms in central Thừa Thiên - Huế Province died en masse under unclear causes, leaving breeders potentially bankrupt.
The reason for the huge number of fish deaths in Chà Và river, in Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu Province’s Long Sơn Commune, was prolonged heavy rain, the provincial People’s Committee said.
Authorities in the southern province of Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu are working closely with government agencies to identify the cause of the recent mass death of farm-raised fish in the province’s Long Sơn Commune.
Doctors have warned residents living or working in high air pollution areas of HCM City and Hà Nội about the serious health risks coming from the stench emitted from polluted lakes, landfills and by road dust.