Police in Lam Dong Province, in the Central Highlands, have arrested five suspects for the alleged murder of Truong Ai Thin and aggravated assault on two other local forest protection officers.
A Fokienia forest in the central Vietnamese province of Quang Nam has become a national treasure known for its wild and mysterious atmosphere, capturing the heart of any visitor who sets foot there.
Malaysia has called on ASEAN member countries to restart a high priority cooperation plan to fight haze pollution in the region by 2020.
Indonesia assured its Southeast Asian neighbours that it will take measures to tackle haze caused by forest fires and slash-and-burn farming.
A forest protection officer in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong was killed on August 8, allegedly in an attack by illegal loggers.
The Spokesperson to the Thai Prime Minister's Office has affirmed that the reclaiming of plantation areas in Mae Ho Phrain Chiang Mai Province is done to preserve the forest, denying claims that the forest’s teak will be used to construct the new parliament building.
Forest officials in Thanh Hoa Province have fined a man VND5.2 million (US$230) for killing three monkeys caught in the wild.
Vietnam has lost a total of 2,689 hectares (6,644 acres) of forest so far this year, including 694 hectares cut down illegally, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
VOV.VN - Exports of wood pellets and chips from Vietnam used for fuel have seen dramatic growth over the past 15 years skyrocketing from 400,000 metric tons in 2001 to more than 1.2 million metric tons in 2015.
Vietnam had more than 14 million hectares of forest as of December 21, 2015, including over 10.1 million hectares of natural forest and nearly 3.9 million hectares of planted forest.
Vietnam’s central Thanh Hoa province and Laos’s Houaphan province have reviewed a joint programme to protect forests and prevent and fight fires in shared border areas.
Experts have announced the discovery of hundreds of rare primates in the central province of Quang Binh.
Binh Thuan province on July 26 announced an action plan in realisation of the “Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation” (REDD+) initiative for the 2016-2020 period.
Conservationists have criticized the Tay Ninh Forest Protection Agency for illegally licensing many families to raise pangolins in the southern province.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has requested an investigation into the destruction of a pomu forest in military sub-zone 351 within Nam Song Bung protected forest in the central province of Quang Nam.
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.
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.
A baby gibbon from a rare species was rescued from hunters in central Vietnam on July 13 and is now in good care.
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.
Foreign investors are increasing their search for biomass power projects in Vietnam, a development encouraged by the country’s recent feed-in tariff system.