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  1. Vietnamese Steel Mill’s Wastewater Discharges Now Meet Standards: Environment Ministry

    14 Nov 2016- 12:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HANOI, Vietnam Wastewater discharges from the Hung Nghiep Formosa Ha Tinh Steel Company now meet environmental standards, the Vietnamese environment ministry said last week. The ministry built two automatic mo ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/14/2016 - 12:33

  2. Vietnam Government Distributes Compensation to Fishermen Affected by Steel Pollution Discharges

    3 Nov 2016- 13:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HANOI, Vietnam Vietnamese authorities have distributed compensation to fishermen in the country’s Thua Thien-Hue and Ha Tinh provinces who were affected by last April’s fish death incident. The massive fish dea ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/03/2016 - 13:14

  3. Formosa Steel Plant Fixes Most Problems; Concerns About Wastewater Discharges Remain

    1 Nov 2016- 07:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HANOI, Vietnam The Hung Nghiep Formosa Ha Tinh Steel Company has fixed 45 of the 53 problems at its facility in Vietnam’s Ha Tinh province, but concerns remain about its coke-quenching technology and the unders ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/01/2016 - 07:27

  4. Vietnam Fines Second Taiwanese Company for Wastewater Discharges

    12 Sep 2016- 07:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HANOI, Vietnam The government of Vietnam’s Dong Nai Province has fined Taiwanese screw manufacturer Header Plan Co. over $9,000 USD for illegally discharging wastewater into a canal that flows into the Dong Na ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/12/2016 - 07:12

  5. Formosa Plastics Completes Pollution Compensation Payout to Vietnam

    1 Sep 2016- 04:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HANOI, Vietnam Taiwan-based Formosa Plastics Group this week completed its $500 million USD compensation payment to the Vietnamese government for a water pollution incident that killed 70 tons of wild and farm- ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/01/2016 - 04:47

  6. Vietnam Authorities Defend Fish Death Inquiries

    22 Aug 2016- 11:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HANOI, Vietnam Luong Duy Hanh, head of Vietnam’s Environmental Protection and Control Department, has spoken about possible criminal offenses at Hung Hiep Formosa Ha Tinh Steel Limited Company in relation to m ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/22/2016 - 11:07

  7. Taiwanese Company Pays $250 Million Compensation for Water Pollution, Fish Deaths in Vietnam

    1 Aug 2016- 10:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HANOI, Vietnam Taiwanese-owned Hung Nghiep Formosa Ha Tinh Steel Company has paid the Vietnamese government $250 million USD-- half of the compensation package it is supposed to provide for discharging wastewat ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/01/2016 - 10:16

  8. Vietnamese Province Demands $180 Million in Compensation for Pollution, Fish Deaths

    13 Jul 2016- 09:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HANOI, Vietnam Vietnam’s central Quang Binh province is demanding $180 million USD in compensation from a Taiwanese-owned steel company for environmental damage due to industrial pollution. Last April, 100 ton ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/15/2016 - 11:39

  9. Vietnamese Government Urges Review of Wastewater Disposal in Wake of Fish Deaths

    9 May 2016- 11:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HANOI, Vietnam In the wake of two incidents involving mass fish deaths in the past month, Vietnam’s Environment Ministry is urging all cities and provinces in coastal areas or near rivers to review how wastewat ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/09/2016 - 11:26

  10. Vietnamese Government Orders Taiwanese Steel Company to Dig Up Wastewater Pipeline

    29 Apr 2016- 12:29 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HANOI, Vietnam The Vietnamese government has ordered Taiwanese-owned Hung Nghiep Formosa Ha Tinh Steel Company to dig up a wastewater pipeline that came under scrutiny during an investigation into mass fish de ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/29/2016 - 12:29

  11. Vietnam Investigates Wastewater Discharges After Fish Deaths

    26 Apr 2016- 10:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HANOI, Vietnam Vietnamese authorities are investigating whether untreated wastewater discharges by a Taiwanese steel company are responsible for mass fish deaths in the sea near Ha Tinh province. Dead fish hav ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/26/2016 - 10:22

  12. Vietnamese Companies Flout Wastewater Treatment Rules, Leading to 9,000 Deaths Per Year

    15 Jul 2014- 10:25 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HANOI, Vietnam Vietnamese companies that habitually violate wastewater treatment regulations are causing poor water and sanitary conditions that claim the lives of some 9,000 people each year, the country’s Mi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/15/2014 - 10:25

  13. Vedan Vietnam Agrees to Pay Full Compensation to Fish Farmers

    16 Aug 2010- 20:58 by Local Press Report Vietnam, HANOI VietnamNet Taiwanese-owned manufacturer Vedan Vietnam agreed to pay full compensation to aquaculturalists affected by the company's pollution of the Thi Vai River. The company had been found to ...

    Local Press Report - 01/14/2011 - 09:00

  14. Factories in Bangladesh Scramble to Build Treatment Plants

    17 Sep 2007- 23:30 by OOSKAnews Correspondent dhaka, Bangladesh, Vietnam, HANOI — Bangladesh has emerged as a lucrative market for manufacturers and service providers of effluent treatment systems, as several hundred factories are now scrambling to add su ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2013 - 17:35