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This is what Saigon's much-anticipated safari park looks like after 13 years

The ecological park is home to some animals, just not the species you want to see unless you're a fan of cows and pigs.

Viral video of toddler riding python creeps up on Vietnamese family

The family had been keeping the 16-foot python as a pet for two years.

American sentenced to one year in jail for smuggling 93 rare birds from Vietnam: report

The birds were carried in 'horrific' conditions and all but eight of them died in transit.
October 17, 2017 | 02:14 pm GMT+7

Police hunt for two suspects after endangered monkey shot dead in Vietnam

The red-shanked douc langur was dumped along with a gun as the suspects fled from forest rangers in a protected national park.
October 17, 2017 | 12:14 pm GMT+7

Stillbirth of baby elephant crushes Vietnam’s 30-year hopes of reviving domesticated herd

The herd of 44 elephants is likely to disappear in the next two decades.
October 09, 2017 | 03:49 pm GMT+7

3 Vietnamese arrested in Thailand for smuggling rhino horns

The group was busted trying to smuggle about $453,000 worth of rhino horns from Angola to Vietnam.
September 24, 2017 | 05:09 pm GMT+7

Ornamental bird trade a threat to wild species in Vietnam: survey

Only 10 percent of popular species in Vietnam are protected by trade regulations.
September 21, 2017 | 11:35 am GMT+7

Vietnam seizes 1.4 tons of African ivory smuggled via fishing boat

The shipment had arrived from Malaysia and was on its way to the north of the country.
September 20, 2017 | 11:34 am GMT+7

Mysterious herd of elephants marches out of hiding in southern Vietnam

While it’s great news for conservation efforts, it could be a curse on the family of 15, which includes four calves.
September 18, 2017 | 11:00 am GMT+7

US pledges $24 million to protect Vietnam's last remaining elephants

Keeping people away from the giant mammals and their habitat is the only chance they have of survival.
September 08, 2017 | 02:35 pm GMT+7

Say NO to illegal wildlife products!

The illegal wildlife trade is an urgent problem. A more urgent problem than most of us realize.
September 07, 2017 | 10:01 am GMT+7

S.Africa opposes online rhino horn auction

The auction website is in English, but also in Chinese and Vietnamese.
August 20, 2017 | 09:32 am GMT+7

Endangered primate rescued after straying into town in central Vietnam

A local spotted the 'Queen of primates' being chased into his garden by dogs.
August 15, 2017 | 10:29 am GMT+7

Vietnamese man arrested in Thailand for smuggling rhino horn from Angola

The horn had been hacked into pieces, but was detected by an x-ray scanner at the airport.
August 11, 2017 | 10:44 am GMT+7

Vietnam province to revive forest to save last members of rare monkey species

A group of 100 critically endangered doucs has shrunk to 20 since their habitat was destroyed.
August 10, 2017 | 01:48 pm GMT+7