Sea turtles conserved at Con Dao National Park Environment

Sea turtles conserved at Con Dao National Park

The Con Dao National Park in southern Ba Ria-Vung Tau province is the first place in Vietnam to successfully implement a sea turtle conservation and rescue programme through numerous efforts taken since 1987, greatly contributing to the action strategies on biodiversity of the country and the region.

Cao lau noodles gain recognition

Cao lau noodle, a speciality of Hoi An ancient town in the central province of Quang Nam, has been recognised as an Asian Record dish by the Asian Records Organisation.

VN, Laos cooperate in book publishing

The Vietnam Record Book Centre (VIETKINGS) and Laos ’ State Publishing and Book Distribution House on Jan. 13 signed a cooperation agreement on establishing Laos Record Book Centre (LAOKINGS) in Vientiane .

1.8 mln USD for mother-and-child healthcare

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and Vietnam’s Ministry of Health will conduct a project to popularise maternal health record books in four provinces over three years starting in January, 2011.

Dak Lak people sing out to save forests

Thousands of people from the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak will form a choir to call on people to “say no to illegal forest products” in a public event entitled “Speak up to save the forest” scheduled for April 17.

Vietnam announces 32 new records

Vietnam ’s Record Book Centre (Vietkings) has granted certificates to 32 record holders at a ceremony in Ho Chi Minh City on March 27.