Endangered baby turtles released to sea Environment

Endangered baby turtles released to sea

Baby turtles (Cheloniidae) hatched from eggs that had been moved to a beach in the Cham Islands' Marine Protected Area (MPA) were released into the ocean last weekend by the MPA's management board.
Cham Islands acts to eliminate plastic waste Environment

Cham Islands acts to eliminate plastic waste

The Cham Islands’ Marine Protected Area (MPA) management board, in cooperation with the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), has launched a new garbage sorting programme as part of efforts to reduce plastic waste in Vietnam.
Rare sea turtle sent back to ocean Environment

Rare sea turtle sent back to ocean

The Management Board of the Cham Islands Marine Protected Area has released a rare sea turtle that was accidently caught by a local fisherman back into its natural habitat.
Quang Nam province attracts 5.8 billion USD in FDI Business

Quang Nam province attracts 5.8 billion USD in FDI

The central province of Quang Nam licensed 26 new foreign direct investment (FDI) projects with total capital of nearly 300 million USD in 2018, bringing the total number of FDI projects in the province to 169, worth 5.8 billion USD.
Tourism boom threatens Cham Island ecosystem Environment

Tourism boom threatens Cham Island ecosystem

A large area of sea grass on the Cham Islands, off the coast of Hoi An, have been damaged due to the rapid increase in speed boats over the past several decades—another sign that mass tourism and unsustainable development threaten the rich ecosystem on the islands.
Tour guides in a class of their own Travel

Tour guides in a class of their own

One of the reasons tourists return to Cu Lao Cham (Cham Islands), a group of eight small islands off Hoi An city of the central province of Quang Nam, is its tour guides.
Cham Island to protect biodiversity Environment

Cham Island to protect biodiversity

The Centre of Biodiversity Conservation, GreenViet and the Management Board of Cham Island has inked an MoU on the protection of flora and fauna in the forest of the island.
Cham Islanders join power grid Society

Cham Islanders join power grid

The Cham Islands, 18km off the coast of Hoi An city, gained access to the national power grid on September 3, after a one year construction project to install a 15.5km sub-marine cable system.
Hoi An goes ‘green’ in fresh campaign Travel

Hoi An goes ‘green’ in fresh campaign

Hoi An ancient city in the central province of Quang Nam has launched the ‘Green Fence – My Village’s Beauty’ campaign to promote greenery among households and home-stay hosts in ecotourism sites.