Can Gio Mangrove biosphere reserve Environment

Can Gio Mangrove biosphere reserve

Nearly 60 kilometres away from the centre of Ho Chi Minh City, Can Gio Mangrove has been recognised by UNESCO as a World Biosphere Reserve with primeval forests and abundant floral cover. It was also the sight of a number of glorious battles in the past.
Forested area down due to floods Environment

Forested area down due to floods

The planted forest area in Vietnam reached 128,800 hectares in the first eight months of this year, a year-on-year decline of 8.7 percent, due to floods in northern mountainous provinces in August.
Prime Minister tours Quang Ngai province Politics

Prime Minister tours Quang Ngai province

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has suggested the central province of Quang Ngai to outstandingly carry forward its economic model propelled by agriculture and processing industry.
Binh Thuan launches REDD+ action plan Environment

Binh Thuan launches REDD+ action plan

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.
Foreign ambassadors tour Lam Dong province Politics

Foreign ambassadors tour Lam Dong province

The Ambassadors of the Netherland, Denmark and Switzerland are making a working trip to the Central Highland province of Lam Dong to enquire into the management of forest and water sources.