Provinces alerted of forest fire risk as dry season continues

0 vote(s)Comment

VietNam News English 5 month(s) ago 1 duplicate news

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

Keywords: 

Hoang Lien Son forest dying

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 6 month(s) ago

Hoang Lien Son forest dying

VietNamNet Bridge – Major forest fires have been occurring every year since 2010 in Lao Cai and Lai Chau provinces, which have gradually reduced the vast forests to ashes.

Keywords: 

Forest fire put out in Vietnam national park

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 6 month(s) ago

Forest fire put out in Vietnam national park

A fire began in Hoang Lien National Park Sunday afternoon / Photo courtesy of Tuoi Tre Newspaper

Keywords: 

Forest fire breaks out in Hoang Lien National Park

0 vote(s)Comment

VOV News English 6 month(s) ago

Forest fire breaks out in Hoang Lien National Park

(VOV) - Fire swept through an area of Hoang Lien National Park, about 10 km from southwest of Lao Cai province’s Sa Pa district on February 2.

Keywords: 

Winter cleanup: Entry blocked to Indochina’s tallest peak in Vietnam

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 6 month(s) ago

Authorities blocked access to Fansipan, the tallest peak in Indochina, last Friday (January 24) to enable upgrade of a national park in the northwest.

Keywords: 

Tourism activities suspended at Hoang Lien National Park

0 vote(s)Comment

VietNam News English 6 month(s) ago

Tourism activities suspended at Hoang Lien National Park

All tourism activities at Hoang Lien National Park in the northern province of Lao Cai have been suspended for three months to reduce the risk of forest fires.

Keywords: 

Lao Cai suspends tours to Hoang Lien National Park

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamPlus English 6 month(s) ago 1 duplicate news

The northwestern province of Lao Cai has temporarily stopped licensing tours and selling tickets to Hoang Lien National Park and Fansipan Mountain until the first quarter of 2014 to serve forest fire prevention.

Keywords: 

Fansipan Peak to be blocked in three months

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 6 month(s) ago

Fansipan Peak to be blocked in three months

VietNamNet Bridge – The recent snowfalls have damaged a lot of trees and roads in the Hoang Lien National Park. The park, including the Fansipan peak, will be closed in three months, to have time to repair roads and to prevent forest fire, according to the latest announcement of the park authority.

Keywords: 

National park suffers from fires, logging

0 vote(s)Comment

VietNam News English 7 month(s) ago 1 duplicate news

Thousands of hectares of forests in Hoang Lien National Park in the northern province of Lao Cai are struggling to overcome forest fires, deforestation and illegal logging.

Keywords: 

Buy pictures of Sapa snow to help mountainous children

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 7 month(s) ago

Buy pictures of Sapa snow to help mountainous children

VietNamNet Bridge - A few weeks ago snow fell in Sapa and along the Hoang Lien Son mountain range, creating spectacular and exotic scenes. However, as soon as the snow melted, it left a scene of devastation in the mountain villages. Locals are facing numerous difficulties caused by the harsh weather.

Keywords: 

Snow hinders search for missing British botanist in Sapa

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Dân Trí English 7 month(s) ago

Snow hinders search for missing British botanist in Sapa

Local police in the town of Sapa have yet to find a British botanist who went missing in the around 50 days ago, one official said.

Keywords: 

Five harshest lands in Vietnam

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 7 month(s) ago

Five harshest lands in Vietnam

VietNamNet Bridge – They are the areas with severe weather and soil conditions where it’s very hard for people survive and live.

Keywords: 

Search underway for missing Scottish botanist in Sa Pa

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 8 month(s) ago 1 related news

Search underway for missing Scottish botanist in Sa Pa

Police in northern Lao Cai province have been searching for a Scottish botanist who was reported to be missing since early November in the province’s resort town Sa Pa.

Keywords: 

Scottish botanist missing in northern Vietnam mountains

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 8 month(s) ago 1 related news

Scottish botanist missing in northern Vietnam mountains

Jamie Taggart, seen here in a 2011 photo, is missing in Vietnam. His rucksack and passport were found at an accommodation in Sa Pa on November 2. File photo

Keywords: 

E-commerce enjoys strong growth

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamPlus English 8 month(s) ago 1 related news

Enterprises are making the shift to online marketing and advertising, according to chairman of the Vietnam Internet Association (VIA), Vu Hoang Lien.

Keywords: 

Top page