Workers remove garbage from the Ba Luu Canal in HCM City’s District 8. (Photo: VNS)

HCM City draws up master plan on solid waste

HCM City is drawing up a master plan on solid waste management and treatment for the next five years, aiming to have 100 percent of its domestic solid waste to be collected and treated and at least 80 percent of solid household waste classified at source.
Culture - tourism village in Tan Trao commune (Photo VNA)

Master plan to develop Tan Trao national tourism site unveiled

The People’s Committee of the northern province of Tuyen Quang has recently held a ceremony to announce the Prime Minister’s decision to approve a master plan for the development of Tan Trao national tourism site through 2030.
Cable car at Ba Den Mountain national tourism site. (Photo:

Ba Den Mountain to become special tourism site by 2035

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has approved a master plan to develop Ba Den (Black Lady) Mountain national tourism site in the southern province of Tay Ninh into a special spiritual and cultural site by 2035.
Fisherwomen in the central province of Thanh Hoa unfurl their fishing nets in the early morning on Sam Son Beach. (Photo: VNA/VNS)

Master plan to protect sea

A master plan on the use of Vietnam’s sea is being built by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, a necessary move according to experts.