Tags: conservation

US funds US$92,500 for Ho Dynasty Citadel conservation

US funds US$92,500 for Ho Dynasty Citadel conservation

The Fund for Cultural Preservation of the US Embassy in Vietnam has decided to assist US$92,500 for conserving the Ho Dynasty Citadel, a UNESCO-recognised World Cultural Heritage site, in the central province of Thanh Hoa.

Communal house needs master plan of conservation

Communal house needs master plan of conservation

A communal house on the western outskirts of Hanoi is in serious need for preservation to protect its history and architecture, Deputy Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Trinh Thi Thuy has said.

100 Son My massacre artefacts recovered

100 Son My massacre artefacts recovered

VOV.VN - The management board of Son My Relic Site in Tinh Khe commune, central Quang Ngai province has unveiled that it has recovered nearly 100 more items related to the Son My massacre.

Con Son-Kiep Bac - A model of conservation

Con Son-Kiep Bac - A model of conservation

The beauty and serenity evoked in this line from 15th-century poet Nguyen Trai’s Con Son Ca (Con Son Ballad) still come to mind when visiting the Con Son-Kiep Bac Complex today.

More new species discovered in Vietnam

More new species discovered in Vietnam

Vietnam accounts for 87 of the 163 new species of animals and plants discovered in the Greater Mekong region, according to a report released early this week by the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF).

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.

Phu Quoc raises awareness on dugong conservation

Phu Quoc raises awareness on dugong conservation

Hundreds of local students and tourists have participated in the 2015 Dugong Festival on Phu Quoc Island on December 27 in an event held by Wildlife At Risk to raise awareness of protecting the marine creature.

Workshop seeks ways to conserve Ha Long Bay

A workshop was held in the northern province of Quang Ninh on November 1 to seek ways to sustainably conserve and promote the value of Ha Long Bay, a UNESCO-recognised World Heritage site.

Vietnam, Japan join heritage conservation efforts

Vietnam, Japan join heritage conservation efforts

(VOV) - A panel of Vietnamese and Japanese experts on October 25 spoke about the importance of preserving and conserving Asian architectural heritages at an international seminar in Hue city.

Conservation and sustainable use of wildlife resources

Conservation and sustainable use of wildlife resources

(VOV) -The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment’s Department of Biodiversity Conservation on April 22 hosted a round-table discussion on how to improve conservation and sustainable use of wildlife resources in Vietnam.

Vietnamese study archeology exhibition in Egypt

Vietnamese study archeology exhibition in Egypt

(VOV) - A visiting Vietnamese delegation led by Nguyen Xuan Thang, President of the Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences, met with Egypt’s Minister of Antiquities Mohamed Ibrahim Ali in Cairo on April 7.

Old well found near Ho Dynasty Citadel

Old well found near Ho Dynasty Citadel

An age-old well was discovered in Xuan Giai village, Vinh Tien commune, Vinh Loc district of central Thanh Hoa province, about 300m away from the inner part of the world’s cultural heritage, Ho Dynasty Citadel.