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Ethnic M' Nong recognised as nation's oldest man

23:47 01/10/2014

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.

4,500 hectares of forest lost in Dak Nong in last five years

23:29 01/10/2014

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.

Oldest man in Vietnam recognized by nat'l records group

23:28 01/10/2014

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.

Coach hit by stones in Dak Lak, foreign passenger injured

11:33 26/09/2014

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.

World Bank supports poverty reduction in Central Highlands

17:47 29/08/2014

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.

Investors destroy forests as they lease land in Dak Nong under false pretenses

07:50 25/08/2014

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.

Photo exhibition depicts children's life

15:41 22/08/2014

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.

ADB finances road building projects in south-central region

20:04 21/08/2014

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 PM calls for assistance to Central Highland immigrants

08:49 21/08/2014

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.

Remote localities struggle to meet national education goal

19:09 04/08/2014

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.


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