Keeping silt for the Mekong Delta

Presently, the Mekong Delta has more than four million hectares of land. In which, the agricultural land is 2.6 million hectares provided a major source of agricultural products for the whole country. The Mekong Delta is also interested in investing in the construction of many irrigational works to promote...

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Phu Yen has the potential of hot mineral water

Head of Central Region Water Rerouses Delegation (Federation of Central Water Resources Planning and Investigation), Engineer Nguyen Van Duc said: According to the survey, Phu Yen province has 5 mineral water spots, of which 3 points have been investigated previously by the French, two new points has...

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Implement the program on treatment of seriously polluting establishments

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment has issued the plan to implement Decision No. 807/QĐ-TTg dated 03/7/2018 of the Prime Minister approving the target program to thoroughly handle the establishments causing serious environmental pollution which are subject to public interest in the period...

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Geology and Minerals

Proposal for exemption of charging mineral mining rights

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE) is proposing to develop a resolution to submit the National Assembly (NA) on exemption of charging mineral mining rights and exemption of charging water resources exploitation rights

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Climate Change

Support the local level to cope with climate change

The United Nations Human Development Program (UN-Habitat) has organized two workshops to support the local level, particularly urban areas, to seek solutions for key policy-related and financial issues in responding to climate change.

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Survey and Map

Eighth Session of the United Nations Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management

The Eighth Session of the United Nations Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management (UN-GGIM) was held from 1 - 3 August 2018 at the United Nations Headquarters in New York. UN-GGIM seeks to promote international cooperation in the field of global geospatial information management,...

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Remote Sensing

Complete the legal framework for development of remote sensing

By building a development orientation for remote sensing in Vietnam by 2030 with a vision to 2040, remote sensing technology is not only used in state agencies but also in private entities and foreign organization.

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Science and Technology

Developing Earth observation satellite for Vietnam’s disaster forecasting

Japan International Cooperation Agency revealed as Vietnam and Japan are preparing to produce a radar satellite, namely LOTUSat-1. This satellite has high spatial resolution, from 1 m to 16 m, which means that it is observable for an object’s image in details of 1-16 m.

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