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Hanoians, Saigonese want more done to improve air quality

Most Hanoians and Saigonese are dissatisfied with the air quality in their cities and feel additional measures are needed to improve it.

Schools shut down outdoor activities due to polluted air in Hanoi

Several schools in Hanoi halted all of the students' outdoor activities and required to close the classroom windows.

Coming to terms with clean air disappearing into thin air

Urban Vietnamese are slowly but surely realizing that the days of stepping outside to take deep breaths of fresh air are over.
October 02, 2019 | 07:38 am GMT+7

Hanoi enjoyed just 38 days of clean air in 2017: report

Air pollution in Hanoi is due to factors including a rise in construction works, car and motorcycle use, and agriculture burning, says GreenID.
January 30, 2018 | 02:05 pm GMT+7

In Asia, babies' brains at risk from toxic pollution: UN

India topped the list of countries with babies at risk, followed by China.
December 06, 2017 | 11:43 am GMT+7

Hanoi slowly choking on rising air pollution

A new study has found that air quality in the capital can soar up to 10 times higher than World Health Organization limits.
May 04, 2017 | 02:23 pm GMT+7

Over 90pct of world breathing bad air: WHO

Nine out of 10 people globally are breathing poor quality air.
September 27, 2016 | 02:15 pm GMT+7
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