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Responsibility, Formosa committed $ 500 million compensation

30-06-2016 - 16:57 - 539 lượt xem

Formosa has claimed responsibility for causing mass death; and pledged compensation for economic damage to the people, compensation processing of the marine environment in the amount of 11,500 billion, equivalent to $ 500 million.

 


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View the press conference announced the causes, perpetrators of mass mortalities in Central
 
17 30-6 pm today, the government press conference to announce the cause of environmental accidents causing death extraordinary seafood in the central coastal provinces 4 last.
 
16 hours and 55 minutes, at the press conference hall has approximately 200 domestic and foreign reporters on hand to attend the press conference thematic government is attracting the attention of public opinion.
 
The press conference by the Minister-Chairman of the Government Office Mai Tien Dung chaired the leaders of ministries, sectors such as Natural Resources and Environment (TN-MT), Public Security, Science and Technology (MOST ), Information and Communication (Information and Communication), Agriculture and rural Development (MARD), the Health ...
 
Contents of the meeting focused on the announcement causes, perpetrators of mass mortalities in four central provinces, along with remedial solutions to environmental pollution and compensation plan for the affected fishermen .
 
From more than 16 hours, the media reporters gathered in the press room at the International Convention Centre in Hanoi. Nguoi Lao Dong newspaper reported online this press conference on electronic Nguoi Lao Dong.
 
Earlier, Nguoi Lao Dong newspaper has repeatedly information, abnormal phenomenon of dead fish appeared in a series of 6-4 days near the Vung Ang Economic Zone (in Son Duong, Ky Anh district, Ha Tinh province, where the Iron and steel Co., Ltd. Hung Nghiep Formosa Ha Tinh (Formosa) huge factory set), then spread to the provinces of Quang Binh on 10-4, Thua Thien - Hue day 15-4, 16-4 Quang Tri to the number of days and frequency over time in each different province and extends to about 4-5 days.
 
4 provinces fishermen reeling in fishing yields decline; Seafood not sold, or sold cheaply not enough to offset the cost of fishing ... Leaders of the Party, the State, directly Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh, Trinh Dinh Dung on market supervising the situation in Ha Tinh. Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc directing to clarify the cause of fish death in the spirit of not covering up, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment requirements and Ha Tinh People's Committee report on the licensing and supervision of Formosa discharge systems, in which clarify the responsibilities of the agencies and individuals involved. Prime Minister also supported by rice, money, interest rates for the people affected.
 
The authorities have actively implemented synchronization solutions, ensuring objectivity, scientific, strict and lawful. So far have identified the cause and the object responsible for the mass death of fish, as well as remedial measures pollution and compensation plan for the affected people.
 
Iron and Steel Co., Ltd. Hung Nghiep Formosa Ha Tinh (FHS), a subsidiary of conglomerate Formosa Plastics Group, Taiwan. Formosa is the project investor iron and steel complex and Son Duong deep-water port at Vung Ang Economic Zone in Ha Tinh Province, the project began to launch in 2008 with a total investment of nearly 10 billion dollars (capacity more than 10 million tons / year in the first phase) and is planning to increase its capital to 27 billion dollars (20 million tons / year in phase II). Total area of ​​the project more than 3,300 hectares, including land area more than 2,025 hectares and water area over 1293 hectares (Son Duong port).
 
21-4 days, the information in the press, said the huge discharge pipeline project from Formosa "plugged" into the seabed by fishermen Vung Ang Nguyen Xuan Thanh (Ha Tinh province) discovered on 4-4, while diving into the sea, "hunt" fish. According to Mr. Thanh, this pipeline is buried under the sea, covered with a layer of soil above the rubble and many, sack of sand; length of pipe about 1.5 km; 1.1 m diameter. One end of the pipeline project linking the region Formosa (Vung Ang economic zone, the United Kingdom town), the other end connected to the pipe 3 small sections (each about 2 m long section, diameter 40 cm) . He said at the time of detection, the pipeline is very strong water spray. The spray from the yellow pipe perforated, plastic resin, the stench, the smell, the feel is very suffocating. After discovering the pipeline on, he announced to the City authorities.

 

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