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Central Highlands heritage month starts July 1

Central Highlands heritage month starts July 1

VOV.VN - The National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in Hanoi will celebrate Central Highlands Heritage Month in July with a bevy of special activities and events, according to the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.

Deforestation haunts Vietnam’s Central Highlands

Deforestation haunts Vietnam’s Central Highlands

Countless hectares of forest in Vietnam’s Central Highlands are being destroyed as the result of industrial and agricultural activities conducted by local businesses and residents at such a rate that authorities are unable to prevent the situation.

Central Highlands localities court RoK investments

Central Highlands localities court RoK investments

Deputy head of the Steering Committee for Tay Nguyen (Central Highlands) Dieu Kre has called on businesses from the Republic of Korea (RoK) to invest in the region on the basis of potential and strength of each locality.

As highlands pepper prices fall, farmers hold out

As highlands pepper prices fall, farmers hold out

Over the last ten days, pepper prices have fallen from an already low VND82,000 (US$3.65 USD) to VND72,000 (US$3.21) per kilogramme, but pepper farmers in the Central Highlands continue to hold out for higher prices.

Dak Lak promotes sustainable coffee production

Dak Lak promotes sustainable coffee production

Coffee growers in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak have applied internationally-recognised programmes on sustainable coffee production to raise their incomes, according to the provincial Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.

Dak Nong authorities pledge optimal conditions for enterprises

Dak Nong authorities pledge optimal conditions for enterprises

The People’s Committee of the Central Highlands province of Dak Nong organised the second dialogue with enterprises on June 14 to collect feedback and address their difficulties in a bid to help them improve the efficiency of production and business activities.

Central Highlands not to expand rubber area

Central Highlands not to expand rubber area

The Central Highlands provinces of Dak Lak, Dang Nong, Lam Dong, Gia Lai and Kon Tum will focus on raising rubber latex productivity instead of expanding the area of rubber trees.

Lam Dong-based firms invest in Phu Yen hi-tech AZ

Lam Dong-based firms invest in Phu Yen hi-tech AZ

Three firms from the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong signed numerous memoranda of understanding on investing in the hi-tech agricultural zone (AZ) in the south central province of Phu Yen on May 27.

Central Highlands halt licensing forest conversion projects

Central Highlands halt licensing forest conversion projects

The Central Highlands provinces have halted licensing projects involving the use of natural forests for other land needs, particularly for industrial tree plantations, and those likely to overexploit forest products in converted forest areas.

Rong house of the Xo Dang

Rong house of the Xo Dang

VOV.VN - Visiting the Xo Dang ethnic minority group in the Central Highlands, tourists are most impressed by a huge Rong house built in the center of the village. It’s the sacred venue of all villagers.

Central Highlands to cut coffee cultivation area

Central Highlands to cut coffee cultivation area

Total coffee growing area in the four Central Higlands provinces will be reduced by about 53,000ha by 2020, according to the Steering Committee for the Central Highlands Region.

Xo Dang in the Central Highlands

Xo Dang in the Central Highlands

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s 54 ethnic groups begins a series on the Xo Dang, an indigenous people of Vietnam’s Central Highlands.

Vietnam back to mulling macadamia nuts as cash crop

Vietnam back to mulling macadamia nuts as cash crop

VOV.VN - The Vietnam Macadamia Association has recommended once again that more farmers cultivate macadamia nuts as an alternative agriculture cash crop due to its relatively low input capital and high earnings potential.