MONRE Minister expecting Korean partner to share solutions on effective air pollution mitigation and waste management

On 15 June, at MONRE office, Minister Tran Hong Ha met with former Director General of Korea Meteorological Administration Mr. Cho Seok Joon and Korean delegates including Mr. Ahn Il Man, energy efficiency and air pollution and Mr. Joseph Lee, Chairman of Campus in Viet Nam to discuss bilateral cooperation between MONRE and Korean partner. Participating in the meeting were MONRE agencies’ leader representatives...

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In 2019, nearly 1,000 licenses related to water resources have been granted

According to information from the Department of Water Resources Management, in 2019, the Department completed the procedure to submit to the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment for 868 licenses in the field of water resources, including 270 permits to discharge wastewater into water sources,...

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Sea and Island

Biodiversity Conservation in Hon Yen - Phu Yen Population

Department of Natural Resources & Environment of Phu Yen province has just been assigned the main task of implementing the project on protection, conservation of biodiversity and environmental landscape of Hon Yen population (An Hoa commune, Tuy An district) to 2025, vision 2035.

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Geology and Minerals

The international cooperation imprint on mineral geology 2019

According to the report of the General Department of Geology and Minerals of Vietnam, international cooperation activities have made imprints in cooperation with traditional partners and international organizations.

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Climate Change

Financial support for local disaster recovery

The Prime Minister has just signed Decision No. 37/2019/QD-TTg amending and supplementing a number of articles of Decision No. 01/2016/QD-TTg dated January 19, 2016 on on mechanisms and procedures to support localities to overcome natural disaster consequences.

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Promulgation of national technical regulation on flood forecasting and warning

On 25th December, Deputy Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Le Cong Thanh signed Circular No.22/2019/TT-BTNMT promulgating the National Technical Regulation on flood forecasting and warning - QCVN: 2019/BTNMT. The circular takes effect from June 25, 2020.

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Science and Technology

Ranking of information technology application level of natural resources and environment sector

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment has just issued Decision No. 2899/QD-BTNMT promulgating the Regulation on assessment, ranking of information technology application and development in natural resources and environment sector.

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