Measures taken to preserve biodiversity in U Minh Thuong National Park

As many as 140 hectares of forest will be planted in U Minh Thuong National Park in the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang in 2018, while various measures will be carried out to preserve biodiversity in the park, said director of the park Pham Quoc Dan.

Opening ceremony of National Tourism Year 2018 slated for April 28

The opening ceremony of the National Tourism Year 2018 - Ha Long - Quang Ninh and the Carnival Ha Long 2018 will take place at Ha Long city on April 28, heard a press conference held on April 24.

GreenID’s Director wins 2018 Goldman Environmental Prize

Ngụy Thị Khanh, 41, director of Việt Nam’s Green Innovation and Development Centre (GreenID), features on the newly-published list of seven winners of the 2018 Goldman Environmental Prize - the world’s largest award for grassroots environmental activists.

Vietnam’s practical activities in response to Earth Day

Nearly 2,000 volunteers collected waste at public places in Ho Chi Minh City on April 22 in response to Earth Day 2018 which has the theme of “End Plastic Pollution.”

Ministry of culture: Festivals should stop violence

Many people organise buffalo fighting festivals to gamble illegally, Deputy Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Trinh Thi Thuy said at a conference held in Hanoi this week.

Green growth - sustainable business solution amidst climate change

Green growth is a sustainable business solution amidst climate change at present, experts commented during a workshop organised by the Ho Chi Minh City chapter of Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) on April 19.

“In search of the lost Royal Palace of Hue” to launch on the occasion of Hue Festival 2018

“In search of the lost Royal Palace of Hue” is the film project using 4D technology invested by the Hue Monuments Conservation Centre in collaboration with IV COM Co., Ltd. (the subsidiary in Vietnam of the Korea Underdog Studio) with the total expense of VND 50 billion. The program will officially open on the morning of April 27, 2018 to the East of Thai Hoa palace, Hue Citadel

Overseas Vietnamese to celebrate Hùng Kings Festival

Various cultural activities will be held worldwide to celebrate the Hùng Kings Memorial Day which falls on April 25.

Quang Ninh works to promote green growth in Ha Long Bay

Green growth in Ha Long Bay of northeastern Quang Ninh province was the topic of a workshop jointly held by the provincial People’s Committee and the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) on April 18.

Hung Kings Temple festival a panoply of cultural activities

The annual Hung Kings Temple festival hosted by the northern midlands province of Phu Tho will be held from April 21-25 (6th to 10th day of the third lunar month) with an array of cultural festivities.