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Two Vietnamese marine turtle species have 'disappeared,' says IUCN

Two marine turtles have "disappeared" in northern and central Vietnam, the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) said.

Three-year project hopes to bring turtles back to central Vietnam islands

Vo Nghiem, 70, of Quang Nam remembers how sea turtles used to come to the central province's Cham Islands in the 1980s to lay eggs.

Endangered sea turtle saved from discarded net in southern Vietnam

An endangered sea turtle entangled in a net was saved by rangers in the Con Dao Island off Ba Ria-Vung Tau Province.
July 05, 2019 | 06:49 pm GMT+7

Runway extension recommended for Con Dao airport

Aviation authorities have called for lengthening the runway at the airport on Con Dao island, a popular tourist attraction.
July 04, 2019 | 08:07 am GMT+7

Vietnam’s Con Dao islands in Vogue this year

U.S. magazine Vogue has named the 16-island archipelago Con Dao a hidden and dreamy destination to explore this year.
March 28, 2019 | 09:51 am GMT+7

March is running out, so rush to Vietnam

Put a Spring in your traveling step cos March is a compelling season for a Vietnam visit. Here's why.
March 19, 2019 | 08:00 pm GMT+7

Con Dao to charge entry fees to fund waste treatment

The Con Dao Archipelago, overwhelmed with garbage, plans to levy an entrance fee on all visitors to finance waste management.
March 11, 2019 | 01:56 pm GMT+7

Overwhelmed Con Dao Islands to ship trash to mainland

Con Dao Islands, unable to manage the huge amounts of garbage it produces, will pack it and ship it to the mainland for disposal.
February 24, 2019 | 08:30 pm GMT+7

Con Dao Islands resorts, hotels struggle to recruit staff

Con Dao Islands businesses are unable to hire staff despite flourishing tourism, with people preferring to work on the mainland.
February 18, 2019 | 08:00 am GMT+7

Vietnam braces for first tropical storm of 2019

A tropical depression in the Truong Sa Archipelago has gained strength and become Vietnam’s first storm of 2019.
January 01, 2019 | 08:02 pm GMT+7

Storm season on central Vietnam beaches? Head south then

There are many lovely beaches in southern Vietnam.
October 17, 2018 | 02:56 pm GMT+7

Where to go on holiday? Vietnam’s beaches

Vacation enthusiasts are busy making travel plans for the three-day-long break to mark Vietnam’s Independence Day on September 2.
August 30, 2018 | 10:44 am GMT+7

Pristine sands of Con Dao await your footprints

A natural paradise, the beautiful, lush Con Dao archipelago in southern Vietnam is a great place to get 'lost.'
July 12, 2018 | 02:00 pm GMT+7

Flights to Vietnam's Con Dao Island rescheduled for military training

Customers have to fly early in the morning or late at night.
May 29, 2018 | 02:39 pm GMT+7

5 Vietnamese island paradises to take your breath away

Vietnam’s largest island boasts idyllic beaches, romantic sunsets and evergreen forests.
April 17, 2018 | 09:00 pm GMT+7
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