Vinh Phuc targets 6 million tourists in 2019 Business

Vinh Phuc targets 6 million tourists in 2019

The northern midland province of Vinh Phuc aims to welcome 6 million tourists in 2019, including 43,500 foreigners, and rake in 1.91 trillion VND (82.13 million USD) from the tourism sector.
Co To Island’s Van Chay recognised as tourism beach Travel

Co To Island’s Van Chay recognised as tourism beach

Van Chay beach on the Co To resort island has been verified as meeting the requirements for a tourist beach, according to Tran Nhu Long, Chairman of the island district’s People’s Committee in the northern province of Quang Ninh.
Environment

Online workshop on reforestation

The Vietnam Development Communication Centre (VDIC) of the World Bank in Vietnam in coordination with the RoK Development Institute (KDI) and members of the Global Development Learning Network (GDLN) held an online workshop themed “Reforestation” in Hanoi on March 13.
Environment

Reserve set for rare antelope

The central province of Quang Nam has decided to established a natural reserve for sao la, a mysterious twin-horned creature, near the border of Vietnam and Laos, which will be under management of its provincial Forestry Protection Department.

Society

Forest programmes on track, says official

Vietnam has poured an increasing sum into forest projects which include social security measures, thus better protecting forest resources and the people, said a senior official.