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Geo-Park earmarked for recognition

Geo-Park earmarked for recognition

The Ly Son-Sa Huynh Geo-Park has been listed in the dossier for UNESCO recognition, and the organisation can send an evaluation mission in 2020, general secretary of the Global Geoparks Network and chairperson of the UNESCO Global Geoparks Council, Guy Martini, confirmed in an email early this week.

Quang Ngai prepares to submit geopark dossier to UNESCO

Quang Ngai prepares to submit geopark dossier to UNESCO

VOV.VN - The central province of Quang Ngai will finalise and submit a dossier that seeks to recognise the Ly Son–Sa Huynh Geopark as a member of the UNESCO Global Geoparks Network this November, according to the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.

Ly Son Island looks to become national tourism area

Ly Son Island looks to become national tourism area

Authorities of the central coastal province of Quang Ngai have asked the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism to approve an adjustment to the masterplan to develop Ly Son island district into a national tourism area.

Hoi An launches an audio guide system to serve tourists

Hoi An launches an audio guide system to serve tourists

VOV.VN - Audio guide systems will be installed across the ancient town of Hoi Anat major tourist destinations such as the Cau Pagoda, the Museum of Trade Ceramics, the Sa Huynh Culture Museum and Hoi An Museum in order to improve the quality of the sites for tourists.

Ly Son geopark in central province seeks global status

Ly Son geopark in central province seeks global status

Chairman of the UNESCO Global Geoparks Council Guy Martini has expressed his hope that the central province of Quang Ngai will submit the dossiers of the Ly Son geopark to the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) to seek a global status next year.

Sa Huynh Culture Museum in Hoi An ancient town

Sa Huynh Culture Museum in Hoi An ancient town

VOV.VN - The Sa Huynh Culture Museum in Hoi An displays artifacts of ancient Sa Huynh civilization which flourished 2,000 years ago and founded the Hoi An trading port to trade with merchants from Southeast Asia, South India, and China.

Ly Son Island leaps into the present

Ly Son Island leaps into the present

Ly Son Island, 30km off the coast of central Quang Ngai Province, has had a face-lift since connecting to the national power grid in 2014. But while islanders have benefited from the rapid changes, serious environmental challenges are also arising.

Pollution concerns in Quang Ngai province

Pollution concerns in Quang Ngai province

Coastal communes in the south central province of Quang Ngai are facing alarming environmental pollution as a result of the waste discharged from residential areas, industrial production and tourism activities.

Artefacts unearthed in Da Nang

Artefacts unearthed in Da Nang

More than 4,500 items, including ceramics, stone axes, coins, mollusc shells dating back to the 3,000-year-old Sa Huynh Culture, were found during a two-month excavation in the garden of the Khue Bac Communal House in Da Nang.

Sa Huynh holds ‘Fish Catching’ ceremony

Sa Huynh holds ‘Fish Catching’ ceremony

(VOV) - Fishermen in the central coastal province of Quang Ngai on February 22 held their annual fish catching ceremony on opening day of the new fishing season at Sa Huynh fishing village to pray for their safety and luck.

Two ships sunk, one fisherman missing

(VOV) - Two fishing ships were sunk due to strong wind and rough waves while operating on Sa Huynh coastal area in Duc Pho district, the central province of Quang Ngai on January 19, leaving one person missing.

Sa Huynh’s ancient jar tombs restored

Conservationists from central Quang Ngai province have completed restoration of four ceramic jar tombs belonging to the Sa Huynh Culture, which dated back more than two millennia.