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Four things only Da Lat can offer

Four things only Da Lat can offer

Da Lat, the gorgeous city in the Central Highlands, is not just an ideal place for tourists and honey-mooners with eternal springs and a world of flowers. The city is more than just that as it holds treasures you can't find anywhere else in Vietnam.

Dien Bien asked to optimise agro-forest advantages

Dien Bien asked to optimise agro-forest advantages

Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong has asked the northern mountainous province of Dien Bien to continue tapping its agricultural and forest advantages to boost socio-economic development at his meeting with provincial leaders on July 16.

Heaven on Earth: Cai Chien Island in Quang Ninh

Heaven on Earth: Cai Chien Island in Quang Ninh

VOV.VN -Around 330 kilometres from Hanoi, Cai Chien, a small island in the Hai Ha District of Quang Ninh Province, is considered an ideal place for visitors to escape the hot weather.

Son La to increase conservation area

Son La to increase conservation area

The northern mountainous province of Son La will develop a new natural conservation area covering about 16,000 hectares in Muong La district while focusing on preserving its existing centres.

Conference assesses Vietnam’s readiness to realise REDD+

Conference assesses Vietnam’s readiness to realise REDD+

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development organised a conference in Hanoi on June 30 to assess Vietnam’s readiness to actualise the Reducing Emissions From Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD+) initiative.

Foreign ambassadors tour Lam Dong province

Foreign ambassadors tour Lam Dong province

The Ambassadors of the Netherland, Denmark and Switzerland are making a working trip to the Central Highland province of Lam Dong from June 22-23 to enquire into the management of forest and water sources.

Great Vietnam road trip through Nam Dinh

Great Vietnam road trip through Nam Dinh

VOV.VN -Foreign visitors to Vietnam – and even some locals – are packing up the motorbike and going on long-haul drives through Nam Dinh Province for their summer vacations this year.

SoEs sells stakes for over US$186 million in 5 months

SoEs sells stakes for over US$186 million in 5 months

State-owned enterprises sold shares worth more than VND2.08 trillion (US$93.2 million) in book value for VND4.17 trillion (US$186.3 million) in the first five months of 2016, said the Ministry of Finance on June 6.

Danang strives for 45% forest coverage

Danang strives for 45% forest coverage

The central city of Danang is making every effort to raise the ratio of forest coverage to over 45%, with nearly 41,000 hectares of natural and 16,000 hectares of planted forest.

Endangered douc langur handed over to national park

Endangered douc langur handed over to national park

The forest management authorities of Ba To district in the central province of Quang Ngai on May 23 handed over a grey-shanked douc langur to the Endangered Primate Rescue Centre in the Cuc Phuong National Park.