The 225 MW plant is discharging large amounts of wastewater into the river every day but locals haven’t been allowed us to test it.
The urban renovation and development programme is lagging behind schedule.
The World Air Quality Report released early last month concluded that Hanoi had the second worst air quality in Southeast Asia.
Thailand is preparing face masks for an upcoming regional finance minister and central bank summit after pollution shot air quality to alarming levels, an official said on Tuesday.
echnically this means results-based payments for forest-related carbon reductions can be rolled out, but there is no framework for such a system yet.
A supermarket in Thailand has replaced its plastic packaging with banana leaf wrapping.
Many islands in Vietnam suffer from serious pollution, but no solution has been found to solve the problem.