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Australia to launch new Plastics Innovation Hub in Việt Nam

  Volunteers picked up trash, mostly plastic-based, on the beach of Giao Hải Commune, Giao Thuỷ District, the northern province of Nam Định. — VNA/VNS Photo Văn Đạt   HÀ NỘI — Australian scientists will deliver new innovations to tackle plastic waste in the Indo-Pacific, with a Plastics Innovation Hub being launched …

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Dancing dolphins

Did you know dolphins follow vessels because it’s like getting a free ride? When they swim in the wake of a boat they use less energy. That was the case this week when fishermen off the coast of Khánh Hòa Province were surrounded by a huge pod of dolphins. Watch the …

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Nha Trang scrambles to save coral reefs from bleaching

  Coral reefs in Nha Trang Bay Marine Protected Area are dying en masse. VNA/VNS Photo KHÁNH HÒA — Saving the coral reefs in Nha Trang Bay Marine Protected Area from massive bleaching is a priority that requires a long-term, scientific and sustainable strategy, scientists and oceanographers have said. Coral bleaching occurs …

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E-waste collection at a standstill in Hà Nội

  A man delivering used batteries at a collection spot of Vietnam Recycles. — Photo HÀ NỘI — The collection of used batteries in Hà Nội is currently at a standstill due to various problems. The Law on Environmental Protection regulates that manufacturers and importers take responsibility for collecting used …

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Activities calling for environmental protection efforts launched

  Participants plant trees at Đồng Rui mangrove forest area on the sidelines of the event. — VNA/VNS Photo  QUẢNG NINH — Activities calling for environmental protection efforts were rolled out during an event held in Tiên Yên District of the north-eastern province of Quảng Ninh on Saturday. The activities were in response to …

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Campaign launched for plastic-free SEA Games

Timor Leste win 2nd medal, VN bag gold in 10,000m Hosts top Group A, Indonesia secures semifinal spot Indonesia, VN dominate rowing final day VN, Philippines win fencing golds Golden day in swimming for VN   Various souvenirs like key rings and handbooks are made from recycled materials such as metal, fabric and …

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