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Garbage chokes northern Vietnam mangrove forests

Several coastal mangrove forests in Hai Phong City are losing trees to garbage swept in from the sea.

Malaysia jails Vietnamese man for illegal logging, reserve encroachment

Vietnamese man has got three years in jail and $3,100 in fines for illegal logging and forest reserve encroachment ...

5 cafés that offer panoramic views of Da Lat

The green, moutainouns landscape of Vietnam's Central Highlands can be enjoyed from different vantage points. 
May 17, 2019 | 02:30 pm GMT+7

Tropical forest the size of England destroyed in 2018: report

Last year humanity destroyed an expanse of tropical forest nearly the size of England, the fourth largest decline since global satellite data become available in 2001, researchers ...
April 25, 2019 | 06:32 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese authorities probe illegal logging in world-famous national park

Police have launched an investigation into the illegal logging and spiriting away of dozens of rare trees in a central province national park.
April 11, 2019 | 10:04 am GMT+7

In a dense Central Highlands jungle, a cascade thrills

It’s not easy to get to the Hang En Waterfall, but the journey and destination make for an unforgettable adventure.
April 02, 2019 | 10:29 am GMT+7

Mangrove forest in central Vietnam a green shield against nature

The seven-hectare mangrove forest in Quang Binh Province has been a solid wall protecting the area from storms and war hazards.
March 28, 2019 | 07:30 am GMT+7

Palm oil watchdog urged to take 'giant leap' to save forests

Palm oil is the world's most widely used edible oil, found in everything from margarine to cookies, and soap to soups.
August 23, 2018 | 08:34 am GMT+7

Don’t go off the beaten path in forests, Vietnam tourists advised

Military official says tourists should stay safe by sticking to trekking routes approved by authorities.
June 22, 2018 | 11:57 am GMT+7

Unmapped roads raise risk to Southeast Asian rainforests: study

'Large-scale forest clearance is preceded by the growth of road networks.'
May 27, 2018 | 03:17 pm GMT+7

New record of giant muntjac in Vietnam raises conservation hope

Large-antlered muntjac is one of the rarest species in Southeast Asia.
May 24, 2018 | 11:25 am GMT+7

Six Vietnamese forest rangers suspended over series of illegal logging cases

They allegedly failed to prevent poachers from felling dozens of centuries-old trees in Quang Nam Province's protection forests.
April 05, 2018 | 11:14 am GMT+7

To Vietnam's forest rangers, Tet means high season for illegal logging

While many are enjoying the most important holiday with their families, these rangers have spent their Tet (Lunar New Year) patrolling deep in the forest.
February 20, 2018 | 07:00 pm GMT+7

Invest in forests and indigenous people to fight climate change: experts

Forests could absorb enough carbon to meet about a third of the efforts needed to stick to those goals.
October 25, 2017 | 10:04 am GMT+7

Rare forests being axed under authorities' noses in central Vietnam

Locals are chopping down swathes of natural forests to replace them with high-yield timber.
September 16, 2017 | 02:00 pm GMT+7
 
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