Deputy Prime Minister Trương Hoà Bình has urged the four central coastal localities affected by the recent environmental incident to thoroughly complete compensation by June 30 this year, thus moving to support their livelihood and recover maritime environment.
The National Assembly’s Standing Committee will ask the National Assembly to consider stripping the NA deputy title of Võ Kim Cự for his wrongdoings in the Formosa environmental disaster, said the NA Secretary General Nguyễn Hạnh Phúc on Saturday.
Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc has halted construction of the US$10.6-billion Hoa Sen Cà Ná steel plant in south-central Ninh Thuận Province, while requiring more studies to be completed on the consumer demand and the environmental impact of the plant.
Several leaders and former leaders will be stripped off their Party titles for their roles in the infamous Formosa episode, the Party’s Central Inspection Commission (CIC) said yesterday.
The police of central Hà Tĩnh Province yesterday decided to investigate a criminal case of “public order disruption” and “unlawful seizure” that took place on April 3 in the province’s Lộc Hà District.
Fish breeding in floating cages in central Thừa Thiên-Huế Province’s river have died en mass, resulting in huge losses for breeders.
Police in this central province have arrested Nguyễn Văn Hóa, 18, from Kỳ Anh District for abusing his civil right, freedom and democracy to infringe upon the interests of the State.
Party General Secretary Nguyễn Phú Trọng asked the central province of Quảng Trị to fully tap all available resources to further step up its development during a working session with provincial officials on Thursday.
A year after the environmental catastrophe of mass fish deaths caused by the Hưng Nghiệp Formosa Steel Corporation, residents along the central coast are trying to return to a normal life.
News broke on Tuesday that a party committee had voted, asking to sack Võ Kim Cự for his responsibility in the Formosa environmental disaster last year.