Experts concerned about potential cable car system’s harm to Son Doong Cave

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Experts concerned about potential cable car system’s harm to Son Doong Cave

The Quang Binh People’s Committee said on Thursday that they are taking into careful consideration a proposed project to build a cable car system to Son Doong Cave - the world’s current largest - in UNESCO-recognized Phong Nha- Ke Bang National Park amidst mounting concerns among the public and conservation experts regarding the potential harm the system may do to the site.

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Vietnam Commit project helps improve civilization

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Vietnam Commit project helps improve civilization

(VOV) - The UNESCO Centre for Culture and Education in Ho Chi Minh City on October 23 launched a Vietnam Commit project, aiming to raise public awareness and alter the behaviour of Vietnamese people to act more civilized.

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US$212 mln cable car system to be built to Son Doong Cave

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US$212 mln cable car system to be built to Son Doong Cave

The Quang Binh People’s Committee announced on Wednesday that the north-central province has approved the construction of a cable car system to Son Doong Cave- the world’s current largest- in UNESCO-recognized Phong Nha- Ke Bang National Park.

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Natural beauty of Can Gio primeval mangrove forest

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Natural beauty of Can Gio primeval mangrove forest

(VOV) - Thanks to its bio-diversity and environmental value – the Can Gio Mangrove Forest – was recognised by UNESCO as a World Biosphere Reserve in Vietnam in 2000.

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Project increases youth’s confidence in global integration

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The UNESCO Centre for Culture and Education (UNESCO-CEP) launched the “Today’s Voice” project in Ho Chi Minh City on October 21, equipping young people with necessary skills to stay more confident while integrating into the world.

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UNESCO supports the ASEAN Dream

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UNESCO supports the ASEAN Dream

(VOV) -A press conference on October 21 in Ho Chi Minh City was held to announce the launch of a UNESCO funded project named ‘Today’s Voice’, aiming to educate Vietnamese students about the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC).

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Company builds road without permission in Ha Long Bay’s peripheral areas

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Company builds road without permission in Ha Long Bay’s peripheral areas

Over the past year, a mountain in UNESCO-recognized Ha Long Bay’s peripheral area in northern Vietnam’s Quang Ninh Province has been blasted so a local company could build a road without a permit.

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Photograph exhibition launched to enhance heritage conservation

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Photograph exhibition launched to enhance heritage conservation

A photo exhibition “Discover World Heritage” is underway in Hanoi on October 18 to increase the community’s awareness of heritage conservation.

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World Heritage sites in the spotlight

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World Heritage sites in the spotlight

For the first time, images of Viet Nam's World Heritage sites are placed alongside those of their counterparts from all over the world to show audiences the link between them.

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Workshop discusses promotion of Vietnam’s world heritage

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Workshop discusses promotion of Vietnam’s world heritage

The Vietnam Office of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) held a workshop in Hanoi on October 17 to develop a strategy to promote the country’s world heritages.

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Photo exhibition on ‘World Heritages’ opens in Hanoi

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Photo exhibition on ‘World Heritages’ opens in Hanoi

(VOV) - The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) in conjunction with Panasonic Vietnam Co, Ltd kicked off a photo exhibition featuring world heritage sites in Hanoi on October 18.

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Vietnam’s Phong Nha botanical garden opens to tourists for free

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Vietnam’s Phong Nha botanical garden opens to tourists for free

Phong Nha Botanical Garden, part of the UNESCO-recognized Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park in the central province of Quang Binh, has opened to the public without charging admission fees since Wednesday, according to the park’s management.

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Ninh Binh to fully tap tourism potential

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Ninh Binh to fully tap tourism potential

(VOV) - The northern province of Ninh Binh should methodically transform itself into a cosmopolitan tourism hub of the nation, capitalising upon its inherent cultural and natural resources.

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Hoi An-Japan cultural exchange to be held in Japan

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Hoi An-Japan cultural exchange to be held in Japan

The 12th Hoi An-Japan cultural exchange is taking place in Osaka prefecture, Japan on October 18-19, providing a prime opportunity to popularise the UNESCO-recognised world heritage site.

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Public worried about concert’s potential harm to Vietnam's Ha Long Bay cave

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Public worried about concert’s potential harm to Vietnam's Ha Long Bay cave

Many people have articulated their concerns over the potential harm a concert held last weekend inside a cave of UNESCO-recognized Ha Long Bay may have done to the millions-year-old site, despite its marvel in terms of acoustic music.

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