forest management
Scientists discover extinct muntjac deer in Thanh Hoa

15:22 10/10/2014

Scientists have discovered a herd of about 30 Muntiacus Rooseveltorum muntjac deer in the jungle in Thanh Hoa Province.

Germany helps Vietnam manage forest sustainably

17:06 19/08/2014

First two Vietnamese companies have received Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certification for their substantial contributions to forest development under a Vietnam-Germany forestry programme.

Germany's ODA funds afforestation efforts in Hoa Binh province

15:21 08/08/2014

Nearly 2,600 ha of forest have been cultivated in the northern province of Hoa Binh under a project using official development assistance (ODA) from the German Government.

Forestry firms get int'l nod

11:04 22/06/2014

Two Vietnamese companies are the first in the country to be awarded the full certificate on forest management and chain of custody from the Forest Stewardship Council International (FSC) on June 20.

Forest thieves too poor to pay fines

12:00 04/05/2014

Harsh penalties were needed to control illegal foresting and land clearance in northern Son La Province, officials say.

Forestry reforms necessary

07:56 13/04/2014

Deputy Director of the Reform Steering Committee and Enterprises Development Pham Quoc Doanh spoke to Thoi bao Ngan hang (Banking Times) newspaper about agri-forestry restructuring.

Ancient tusk a clue to elephant history

13:03 22/03/2014

Tay Nguyen (The Central Highlands) in Viet Nam is renowned for its natural beauty with huge gentle elephants and also for a precious elephant tusk fossil that has been recently revealed.

Provinces alerted of forest fire risk as dry season continues

11:43 12/02/2014

The Department of Forest Management has warned 37 provinces of forest fires.

Ministry wants ban on natural forest exploitation

09:22 22/01/2014

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) has asked the Government to issue an order to stop the exploitation of natural forests in the Central Highlands region between now and 2020.

Cuc Phuong offers a break from city buzz

09:03 19/01/2014

Cuc Phuong National Park, the first national park in the country, is a relaxing place for tourists to enjoy a few days exploring tropical rainforest and a wonderful place to escape to and provides the perfect backdrop for...


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