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Ideal places to take photographs in Lao Cai

Ideal places to take photographs in Lao Cai

VOV.VN - Fansipan Peak, Dong Tuyen Lake, Y Ty commune, Can Cau Market, terraced fields, and Sa Mu forest are to name only a few places in northern mountainous Lao Cai province for photographers to take beautiful pictures.

Top tourist destinations in Buon Ma Thuot

Top tourist destinations in Buon Ma Thuot

Buon Ma Thuot is the capital and also the most popular destination in Vietnam’s Central Highlands. It attracts visitors by the immense coffee forest, the unique gong culture, and spectacular natural scenery.

Vietnam wildfire torches 5ha of special-use forest

Vietnam wildfire torches 5ha of special-use forest

VOV.VN -Firefighters battled steep terrain and rugged conditions in the Ba Na – Nui Chua special use forest on April 20 to contain a wildfire that torched more than 5 hectares, according to fire officials.

JICA evaluates US$70 million ODA loan for forest project

JICA evaluates US$70 million ODA loan for forest project

VOV.VN - Experts from the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) met with the Dien Bien Provincial People’s Committee on April 8 with respect to ODA funding for an ongoing Sustainable Natural Resource Management Project.

Forest plantation in Yen Bai

Forest plantation in Yen Bai

VOV.VN - With trees planted over 15,000 hectares every year Yen Bai is one of the provinces with the largest forested areas in Vietnam. Forest plantation not only purifies the air but also increases people’s incomes.

Deputy PM directs south-central region to prevent drought

Deputy PM directs south-central region to prevent drought

Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc directed the south-central region and Central Highlands to take drastic measures to prevent drought at a working session with local authorities in Ninh Thuan province on February 22.

Forest info system application reviewed

Forest info system application reviewed

The Vietnam Administration of Forestry under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development reviewed the mid-term outcomes of the project Development of Management Information System for Forestry Sector – Phase II (FORMIS II).

Vietnam to strengthen sustainable forest management

Vietnam to strengthen sustainable forest management

The forestry sector will focus on promoting the sustainable management and certification of forests in the coming years, according to Ha Cong Tuan, Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).

Uppermost Na Hang district protects biodiversity

Uppermost Na Hang district protects biodiversity

Covering an area of more than 21,000 ha, facing the Gam river, Na Hang special-use forest, located in the uppermost Na Hang district of north-eastern Tuyen Quang province, is ranked the 223rd most diverse eco-system in the world, according to the district's Forest Ranger Department.

Things to do in western region

Things to do in western region

(VOV) - In western Vietnam the landscapes are vast and beautiful and there are a great variety of fascinating adventures to enjoy.

Millions in coastal areas benefit from mangrove forest

Millions in coastal areas benefit from mangrove forest

Millions of residents in 10 coastal and mountainous provinces have benefited from a project on mangrove forestation and disaster risk mitigation implemented by the Vietnam Red Cross between 2011-2015.

Man creates lithophone on peak of Vietnam’s Truong Son range

Man creates lithophone on peak of Vietnam’s Truong Son range

Initially arranging slabs of stone and clubs eroded by the movement of water to create sounds to prevent wild animals from destroying farms, a man living on the peak of Truong Son chain, which runs parallel to the Vietnamese coast, has ‘elevated’ his work to make lithophones.