Le Van Hong, a member of the H’Mong minority in Krong Bong district of the Central Highland province of Dak Lak, had decided to send his two sons, aged 10 and 15, to work for a garment factory in the south.
The Central Highlands has become a major agricultural production hub of Vietnam, producing many high-demand products and bringing home multi-billion-USD export revenue.
A project to develop the Buon Ma Thuot coffee brand is expected to benefit more than 15,000 farmers who live in a poor commune in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak.
Many domestic and foreign enterprises have been granted investment licenses to develop solar and wind power projects in the Central Highlands of Dak Lak, according to the provincial People’s committee.
VOV.VN - Another case of avian influenza, also known as bird flu, has been reported in Vietnam, health officials said on April 4.
Wild elephant habitats in the southern province of Dong Nai are being reduced and degraded, leading to a lack of food and more conflicts between animals and humans, according to local authorities.
Domestic and foreign investors have registered to pour VND86 trillion (US$3.86 billion) into 25 projects in Central Highlands provinces between now and 2020, according to the Steering Committee for the Central Highlands.
Coffee prices in Vietnam have reached the highest level in six years owing to the shortage of export-qualified beans after the harvest was hit by rains.
A herd of about five wild elephants foraging for food have raided crops in the Central Highland province of Dak Lak.
VOV.VN - Coffee prices in Dak Lak, the country’s largest coffee bean-growing province, stood at US$2.08-US$2.11 (VND47,300-VND48,000) per kg at the end of last week as stockpiles remain low.
Beekeeping has gone from household business to commercial production with large numbers of beehives in the Central Highlands, providing a greater source of income for local ethnic minority communities.
Nearly 190 coffee farmers in key coffee-growing districts in the Central Highland province of Dak Lak are taking part in a contest on coffee cultivation knowledge and techniques.
VOV.VN - The 6th Buon Ma Thuot Coffee Festival, which took place from March 8th to 13th, coincided with the 100th year since Robusta was first planted in Dak Lak province.
The sixth Buon Ma Thuot Coffee and the 2017 Central Highlands Gong Culture Festival concluded in Buon Ma Thuot city in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak on March 13.
VOV.VN - Thousands of visitors attended an elephant race on March 12 in Lak District, Dak Lak Province as part of the ongoing Buon Ma Thuot Coffee Festival March 8-13.
VOV.VN - Nestled in the center of Buon Ma Thuot city, Dak Lak museum attracts visitors because it preserves and displays cultural heritage, human life and nature of the central highland region.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has described the Central Highlands as a "sleeping beauty” whose enormous potential and advantages have yet to be fully tapped.
The Central Higlands province of Dak Lak will introduce 15 key projects that require investment from domestic and foreign investors at a conference to be held in Buon Me Thuot city on March 11.
VOV.VN - The Buon Ma Thuot Coffee Festival was held on March 9 in the province of Dak Lak, featuring local farmers, chefs, roasters, manufacturers and retailers.
Up to 10 countries worldwide have approved trademark protection registration for “Buon Ma Thuot Coffee”, a brand in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak.