Kim Sơn National Landscape Site in the central province of Thanh Hóa has been seriously impacted by legal quarrying activities, reported online Vietnam Business Forum magazine.
The People’s Committee of Biên Hòa City in the southern province of Đồng Nai will install cameras to monitor illegal sand exploitation on the Đồng Nai River.
The Directorate for Roads of Việt Nam, in one month, collected fines totalling nearly VNĐ18 billion (US$773,000) for traffic violations, reported online newspaper baotintuc.vn.
HCM City has been pushing to promote a work safe environment, aiming at protecting workers’ health and businesses’ property.
I like to use "Early Stage PE" here because "Venture Capital" has a connotation of high risk and/or tech investments which belong in Boston or Silicon Valley. Coming from the UK, I understand Venture Capital quite well and I believe the opportunities in Việt Nam do not have to be "high risk" nor "tech" to achieve the returns normally reserved for Venture Capital investments.
One way to resolve environmental disputes, especially between citizens and polluting businesses as witnessed in recent times, is through litigation.
The operations of a stone quarry run by the Asia Mineral Joint Stock Company were suspended yesterday after a collapse killed a worker and injured two others in Nghệ An Province.
No one wants to risk their lives for a life threatening job. However, a number of residents from the northern province of Hòa Bình still engage to the job as they are so poor.
With unspoiled beaches, ancient fishing villages, hundreds of serene islands covered with dense greenery and a national park with a diverse range of wild species, the Cát Bà Archipelago is truly a hidden gem for those in love with natural beauty. Hồng Vân reports.