Y'N Dong, a 116-year-old ethnic M' Nong man living in Dak Song district, the Central Highlands province of Dak Nong, has officially been recognised as the oldest man alive in Vietnam by the Vietnam Records Organisation.
As many as 4,500 hectares of forest and forestland under the management of the Truong Xuan Forestry Company in Dak Nong Province have been cleared in the last five years.
Y'N Dong, an ethnic Mo Nong man who is 116 years old, has been recognized by the Vietnam Record Organization as the oldest man in Vietnam.
A large stone was thrown at a coach travelling on Highway 14 through Ea H'Leo commune in Dak Lak province at 8pm on September 24.
The World Bank (WB) has agreed to provide preferential credit of US$150 million to six central highlands and Quang Ngai provinces for a poverty reduction and economic development project.
Thousands of hectares of forests in the central province of Dak Nong have been eliminated due to a policy that allows investors to lease forest land.
A photo exhibition capturing the daily lives and dreams of poor children in Lao Cai, Dak Nong and Ninh Thuan provinces will take place in Hanoi on August 23-31.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has agreed to provide US$100 million in non-refundable aid for the five provinces of Binh Phuoc, Dak Nong, Dak Lak, Gia Lai and Kon Tum for road and bridge construction.
Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has directed ministries, sectors and localities to ensure stabile lives for immigrants while controlling the unplanned migration influx to the Central Highlands region.
A nationwide effort to provide five-year old children with universal access to pre-school education has seen only 18 out the 63 provinces meet the ambitious target, heard a conference in Hanoi last week.