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Kenya imposes world's toughest plastic bags law

Kenyans producing, selling or even using plastic bags will risk imprisonment of up to four years or fines of $40,000 from Monday (August 28), as the ...

Vietnam slowly sinking under mountains of waste

The oceans are spewing up what one of the world's biggest plastic polluters is dumping into them, and it's not ...

Trash scares away beachgoers in Vietnam's 'resort capital'

Local resorts struggle to clear away garbage flooding Ham Tien Beach in Vietnam's south central town of Mui Ne.
August 12, 2017 | 08:02 pm GMT+7

Try and find the sand under the trash at this famous beach in northern Vietnam

Here, one man’s trash is definitely not another man’s treasure.
July 07, 2017 | 07:45 pm GMT+7

Saigon battles to get rid of all its trash

Just three plants are working on overdrive to cope with the waste produced by the city's 12 million people.
June 19, 2017 | 11:35 am GMT+7

The Hoi An river trip that will help you earn some good karma

How to be a green tourist in Hoi An.
March 15, 2017 | 08:13 am GMT+7

In modern Hanoi, trash remains a headache

Despite a tough fine of up to VND7 million ($310) imposed last week, many residents continue to throw their trash into the street.
February 10, 2017 | 11:36 am GMT+7

Saigon revelers leave piles of trash after Christmas Eve

Littering, the gift that keeps on giving.
December 25, 2016 | 03:35 pm GMT+7

In search of treasure from trash, rivalry gears up among Saigon waste collectors

Saigon is Vietnam's largest producer of waste, with hungry players eager to chip in the lucrative pickup industry.
September 16, 2016 | 10:51 am GMT+7

Paradise lost on Ly Son Island

Ly Son Island has been recently promoted as an offshore wonder with crystal clear waters surrounding the volcano island, but it soon disappoints those who want to bring home a ...
May 11, 2016 | 06:48 pm GMT+7