TAGs: mining

Major mining violations found in Lao Cai

14/06/2018 17:37

The Government Inspectorate has revealed mining management violations in Lao Cai Province that have caused losses of VND95.20 billion (US$4.15 million) to the State budget.

Suburban hell outside Viet Nam’s 3rd largest city

31/10/2016 14:17

Da Nang – The mountains and hills in Hoa Nhon Commune of Hoa Phong District, seen from National Highway 14B, seem to have barely survived a particularly devastating disaster – except that this disaster is wholly man-made. As the city of Da Nang sprawls outwards and upwards, the quarries on the mountains around it deepen and widen even further, throwing people’s lives into disarray with pollution and other hazards.

Mining, agriculture slow economic growth

15/10/2016 14:17

VOV.VN - Weakness in the mining and agriculture segments of the economy dragged on third quarter growth and will likely result in Vietnam missing the year’s 6.7% targeted GDP growth rate, say government economists.