On October 2 2006, a delegation from Industry Ministry led by Mr. Le Minh Duc, Director of Research Institute of Industry strategy and policy, paid a working visit to Dongnai province as to investigate the environment in Dongnai and to propose policies to enhance environment. Vice chairperson of Dongnai People's Committee Ao Van Thinh received the delegation and relevant agencies worked with the delegation. In the course of industrialization and modernization, environment is becoming a pressing issue in many provinces. In 2005, Dongnai emits over 480.000 tons of solid waste into the environment, 5 times higher than that of 2001. Of which, 20,000 tons of solid waste were not collected and treated. Industrial zones in Dongnai give out about 60,000 cubic meter of waste water each day. Despite great efforts of departments and authorities at various levels to enhance the environment, environment pollution in Dongnai is still difficult to solve. … [Read more...] about Delegates from Industry Ministry investigates the environment in Dongnai province
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The Law on environmental protection in 2005 marked a giant leap forward in the development of the legal system of environmental protection in our country. It has made important contributions in the protection of the environment, overcoming pollution over time. However, along with the rapid changes of real life, the Law on Environmental Protection 2005 has soon revealed its limitations and shortcomings. Thus, at the moment, Vietnam is in the process of amending this Law on so that the state management of the environment can be carried out with high efficiency. Overlapping environmental protection laws Recently, the Government has issued Resolution No. 35/NQ-CP which defined 6 urgent environmental issues that need to be focused on at the present. Specifically, the development of industrial clusters and zones are not coordinated with the infrastructure conditions of the environment. Many industrial parks and clusters lack wastewater treatment system, causing serious environmental … [Read more...] about 2005 Law on Environmental Protection Amendment: Balancing the responsibilities and powers of the State and enterprises
(CPV) - The 2013 marks 40 years since the establishment of diplomatic relations between Vietnam and Finland (25/01/1973 - 01/25/2013). During the past years, the two sides are joint efforts to promote cooperation in the field of foreign politics, economy, trade, investment, education and training, development aid... put relations between the two countries in depth practical and effective. Reporter of Communist Party of Vietnam Online Newspaper has an interview with Ambassador of Finland in Vietnam Kimmo Lahdevirta around this issue. Reporter: The friendly relation and partnership between Vietnam and Finland form favourable basis for new developments. How do you see this relation, especially since you have taken the job as the Ambassador of Finland to Vietnam? Could you please share with us some predominant features in the relation between two countries?Ambassador Kimmo Lähdevirta: During my time as the Ambassador of Finland - since summer 2011 - I have tried to widen … [Read more...] about The realization of the commitments, agreements Vietnam – Finland
Strong devotion to the environment By Quoc Hung in HCMC For Tetra Pak Vietnam, the leading supplier of packaging products for liquid food and beverage in the country, used packages are never wastes, and the discarded paper can be turned into useful products. It has been a philosophy of the company in protecting the environment, and after earning success in the south with its campaign for collectting beverage cartons to recycle, the company is now looking for partners in northern provinces for the same purpose. No longer waste Like at any subsidiaries of Tetra Pak group in other markets, Tetra Pak Vietnam has begun its environment program by contracting paper mills to recycle beverage cartons on a trial basis. The purpose of the trial recycling is to prove that carton packs are not waste but that the pulp after being recycled is of good quality and Tetra Pak beverage cartons are in fact recyclable. To begin with its trial recycling program, Tetra Pak initially joined hands with the … [Read more...] about Strong devotion to the environment
On June 5th, the delegation of officials of the Central Economic Committee headed by Mr. Tran Trac, Head of Department and Head of local division III and a number of comrades of division III, representatives of the General Department of Industry, Agriculture and Rural Development and other units, worked with Dong Nai Province on development and cooperation with Ho Chi Minh city over the period 2003-2005 and until 2010. The delegation was greeted by Mr. Le Hong Phuong, Standing Deputy Provincial Party Committee Secretary, Mr. Vo Van Mot - Deputy Provincial Committee Secretary - Chairman of Provincial People's Committee and heads of relevant services and bureaus. Since 2003, in implementation of the Resolution No. 20/NQ of the Politburo, Provincial Committee of The Party directed the Provincial People's Committee to build the contents and signed agreements on associated social-economic development with Ho Chi Minh City. 15 provincial services and bureaus have signed cooperation … [Read more...] about The delegation of officials of the Central Economic Committee working in Dong Nai.