Tag: "forest"

Quang Nam works with Lao province to protect forest

Quang Nam works with Lao province to protect forest

The forest management department of the central province of Quang Nam signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on cooperation with its counterpart body in Laos’ Sekong province on March 16.

Finland helps Vietnam build forest management database

Finland helps Vietnam build forest management database

The management and sharing of data on forests in Vietnam was the main topic of a workshop co-organised in HCM City on March 8 by the General Department of Forestry under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development and the Finnish Embassy.

Ca Mau province prepared for forest fires

Ca Mau province prepared for forest fires

The Mekong Delta province of Ca Mau is taking plenty of precautions this year after several forest fires broke out last year at the U Minh Ha National Park.

Central Highlands provinces urged to promote potential in 2017

Central Highlands provinces urged to promote potential in 2017

In 2017, Central Highlands provinces need to continue fully exploiting their potential to promote economic development and social security, particularly among ethnic minority groups, said Senior Lieutenant General To Lam, Head of the Steering Committee for the Central Highlands Region.

Forest coverage to rise to 47.25% in 2017

Forest coverage to rise to 47.25% in 2017

The forestry sector will protect, develop and sustainably use existing forest areas and land fund for forest development with a view to raising the country’s forest coverage to 47.25% in 2017.

Stronger forestry laws needed: officials

Stronger forestry laws needed: officials

Ineffective forest management has exposed shortcomings in the 2004 Law on Forest Protection and Development that need to be addressed through amendments, officials said at a conference on December 16.

Early morning at A Luoi highland market

Early morning at A Luoi highland market

VOV.VN - A Luoi market is an attractive destination in central Thua Thien Hue province where visitors can buy goods as well as discover distinctive cultural features and traditional customs of ethnic minority people there.

A new milestone in the fight against illegal logging

A new milestone in the fight against illegal logging

With increased trade comes an increased need for supervision, which is what last week’s signing of a voluntary partnership agreement on forest law enforcement, governance and trade between Vietnam and the EU hopes to achieve in the fight against illegal logging.

Moc Chau – plateau of colour in November

Moc Chau – plateau of colour in November

VOV.VN - Moc Chau plateau is beautiful in November with white mustard fields enveloping the valleys, yellow sunflowers blanketing the roadsides and green tea hills serving as an endless inspiration.