Tag: "forest"

Another company joins Global Forestry and Trade Network

Another company joins Global Forestry and Trade Network

Bao Chau Private Enterprise, a forest manager in central Phu Yen province, on September 13 joined the Global Forest and Trade Network (GFTN), a World Wildlife Fund (WWF) initiative linking more than 300 companies worldwide that are committed to responsible forestry.

Dong Nai tests electric fence to protect elephants

Dong Nai tests electric fence to protect elephants

A 50km long electric fence has been put into operation on a trial basis to prevent wild elephants from wandering into residential areas in the southern province of Dong Nai, according to the provincial Forest Protection Sub-Department.

Land, forest allocation policy proves effective

Land, forest allocation policy proves effective

The policy of land and forest allocation for residential communities and ethnic households living in mountainous areas has proved effective over the past more than two decades, reported the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

Workshop promotes sustainable rubber planting

Workshop promotes sustainable rubber planting

A workshop to promote sustainable rubber forests was jointly organised by the Vietnam Rubber Association (VRA) and the Worldwide Fund for Nature (WWF) in HCM City on July 24.

Ca Mau preserves, develops forests

Ca Mau preserves, develops forests

The southernmost province of Ca Mau has actively devised comprehensive measures to preserve and develop its 92,000 ha of concentrated forests.

Hanoi okays spending US$957 mln in public investment projects

Hanoi okays spending US$957 mln in public investment projects

Authorities in Hanoi have approved a proposal by the Department of Planning and Investment to invest nearly VND22 trillion (US$957 million) in 117 public investment projects, including 103 fundamental construction ones, in the city from 2017 – 2020.