The People Committee of southern Binh Thuan province and the management board of the UN-REDD programme in Vietnam jointly launched its second phase in the locality on March 7.
(VOV) - Raging forest fires broke out in Na Hang area, away 3km from Seo My Ty hamlet, Ta Van commune, Sa Pa district in the northern Lao Cai province on March 5.
(VOV) - Wood and timber product exports rose 8.4% to US$796 million in the first two months of the year, reports the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
(VOV) -The programme of Payments for Forest Environmental Services (PFES) has provided funding totalling nearly VND2,850 billion to 34 provinces and cities in Vietnam over the past five years.
The US Agency for International Development (USAID), the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) and the southern province of Long An kicked off a climate change project on February 26.
(VOV) -The Southern Seed Joint Stock Company on February 25 inaugurated a representative office in Laos as part of cooperation project with the Lao Ministry of Agriculture and Forest.
(VOV) -The Central Highlands region aims to achieve average annual GDP growth of 7.9% from 2011-2015 and 8.7% over 2016-2020.
(VOV) -A photo contest entitled “Land and People” aiming to capture the spirit of the daily lives of rural Vietnam has received more than 2,500 entries.
(VOV) - The European Union (EU) has agreed to provide EUR3 million to help Vietnam and neighbouring countries fight illegal logging and promote a sustainable forest initiative.
Poverty reduction efforts during the 2005-2012 period produced positive outcomes across Vietnam, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
Vietnam is forecast to continue being battered by extreme weather this year after a range of unusual weather phenomena appeared recently.
(VOV) - Coming to Moc Chau Plateau this time of year, visitors have the chance to see beautiful peach and plum flowers in full bloom across the hills and winding paths to villages.
Son Doong in the central province of Quang Binh is well-known as the world’s largest cave. Discovered in 2009, it is now one of the hottest spots in Vietnam and the nation’s most expensive tours.
(VOV)-The northern border province of Lao Cai welcomed 20,000 visitors during the lunar New Year (Tet) holiday, a year-on-year increase of 5%.
(VOV) - State President Truong Tan Sang has called on Vietnamese people to plant and protect forests for a sustainable ecological environment.