Amid the football frenzy that captured Việt Nam last Saturday, I had a question no one was able to answer solidly: How many people actually went out onto the street to celebrate the AFF Suzuki Cup victory of the Việt Nam team?
Infectious diseases kill about 300 people per year, whereas non-infectious diseases kill about 400,000 ones, said Deputy Minister of Health Nguyễn Thanh Long.
Reddish streaks have reappeared in Hà Tĩnh and they puzzle environment authorities as they gave different testing results for similar streaks in the same area.
Mass fish deaths off the coast of Vạn Ninh District in the central coastal province of Khánh Hòa since Thursday are likely due to red tide, said a local official.
Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Trần Hồng Hà has requested the Environment General Department and local People’s Committee to determine the cause of the fish kill-off in central Thanh Hóa Province.
The blooming of algae, resulting in the red tide phenomenon, is the main cause behind mass fish deaths reported last week in central Thanh Hóa Province, the provincial People’s Committee said yesterday.
A fine arts exhibition of works by artists in the central and Tây Nguyên (Central Highlands) provinces opened on Tuesday in Quảng Ngãi Province.
Việt Nam has long strived to tap its immense maritime potential to become a rich and strong country based on its marine economy. Yet this goal comes with its own challenges due to a lack of sustainable development solutions.
Some 70 dead whales have been found in southern Chile less than a year after more than 330 whales washed up in a remote Patagonian inlet.
All the water samples taken from seaside resorts in the four central costal provinces hard hit by mass fish deaths recently are within the safe levels, according to a recent report.