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Unique coral reef found on Ly Son

Environment

Unique coral reef found on Ly Son

Experts from the Vietnam Institute of Geosciences and Mineral Resources have found a complex of fossilised coral – believed to date from 4,000 to 6,000 years ago – on the coast of Ly Son Island.

National park guide talks to the birds

Environment

National park guide talks to the birds

No one guards and protects Bach Ma National Park more zealously than the director of its service and environmental education centre who once hunted animals and cut down trees in the forest to earn a living. Today, Truong Cam, the only person who can "talk" with more than 100 kinds of birds, spreads his love of the forest to younger generations.

Coconuts make stylish hats

Business

Coconuts make stylish hats

Craft workers in the southern province of Ben Tre - the "land of coconuts" - have created a variety of unique souvenirs for tourists from the fibre surrounding the fruit. Their latest creation is fibre hats, the idea of Nguyen Phuc Sang, a student at the Ho Chi Minh City University of Economics and Finance.

Top 10 ICT events in 2017

Sci-Tech

Top 10 ICT events in 2017

The Vietnam ICT Press Club recently announced the top 10 ICT events in 2017. This is the result voted for by more than 50 journalists in the information technology sector, from some 40 media agencies nationwide.

Ly Son Island leaps into the present

Society

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.

Worms can revive polluted farms

Business

Worms can revive polluted farms

Worms can eat organic waste and transform themselves into organic and nutritious food for cattle, chickens, fish while their compost is especially useful for enriching the soil, said a young researcher.