Smuggled rhino horns seized in Hanoi

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Smuggled rhino horns seized in Hanoi

(VOV) - Customs officials in collaboration with local police at Noi Bai International Airport on October 27 caught a Vietnamese woman attempting to illegally smuggle 6kg of rhino horns valued at VND4 billion into Vietnam.

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Hai Phong port customs discovers smuggled elephant tusks

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Hai Phong port customs discovers smuggled elephant tusks

Customs officers at the northern port city of Hai Phong detected on October 27 elephant tusks weighing nearly one tonne smuggled into Vietnam.

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UNESCO chair warns Hue to take drastic preservation measures

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UNESCO chair warns Hue to take drastic preservation measures

The UNESCO Chair of Heritage and Urbanism urged at a Saturday seminar that central Vietnam’s Thua Thien-Hue Province take drastic measures to better safeguard Hue - the country’s imperial capital - or else the heritage may face being enlisted as endangered or even have its UNESCO World Heritage Site title revoked.

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Son La exerts more efforts to protect biodiversity

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Son La exerts more efforts to protect biodiversity

The northern mountainous province of Son La has approved a plan on biodiversity protection between 2014 and 2020 in an effort to protect the eco-environment, cope with climate change and ensure security and defence.

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Wildlife released in Binh Dinh Province

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Forest management officers from Tuy Phuoc District in the central province of Binh Dinh have released endangered animals they rescued from traffickers last week.

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Endangered primates released into wild

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Endangered primates released into wild

Three endangered primates, three turtles and a slow loris which were seized from poachers were released into a forest in central Vietnam, Nguoi Lao Dong newspaper said Thursday.

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Viet Nam moves to reduce demand for wildlife products

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Viet Nam's rich biodiversity has made it a hub for illegal transportation of rare species and stronger efforts are needed to curb wildlife trafficking, experts said at a workshop that opened in Ha Noi on Tuesday.

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Speed limits increase on three highways

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The Ministry of Transport has approved an increase in the speed limits on the HCM City-Long Thanh-Dau Giay Expressway and Thang Long Boulevard and Belt Road No.3 in Ha Noi.

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Long-term strategy crucial for saving primates

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Long-term strategy crucial for saving primates

Located in a region dominated by a tropical monsoon climate, Vietnam is home to some of the world’s rarest wildlife species, including 26 primate species and sub-species, which play a crucial role in cultural life and scientific research.

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Dong Thap to preserve 57 rare species

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Dong Thap to preserve 57 rare species

Tram Chim National Park, located in the Mekong Delta Province of Dong Thap, has made the conservation of 57 endangered species, including 8 plant, 32 water bird, and 17 aquatic species, a top priority.

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Rhino horn demand in Vietnam drops by more than one third

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Rhino horn demand in Vietnam drops by more than one third

(VOV) -The demand for rhino horn in Vietnam has dropped by 38% over last year, according to a survey conducted by the Humane Society International (HSI) and the Vietnam Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES).

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Rhino horn demand in Vietnam drops by more than a third

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Rhino horn demand in Vietnam drops by more than a third

(VOV) -The demand for rhino horn in Vietnam has dropped by 38% over last year, according to a survey conducted by the Humane Society International (HSI) and the Vietnam Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES).

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128-kilo catfish caught in Dong Nai River

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128-kilo catfish caught in Dong Nai River

A fisherman in Ho Chi Minh city unexpectedly caught a 128-kilo endangered catfish in the Dong Nai southern river on Thursday.

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Endangered pythons released into the wild

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Two rescued Burmese pythons (Python molurus) have been released in the Dong Nai Culture and Nature Reserve, according to the Cu Chi Wildlife Rescue Station in HCM City.

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Rescued pangolin sent to Cuc Phuong Park

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A one-year-old Sunda pangolin (Manis javanica) has been moved to the northern Ninh Binh Province's Cuc Phuong National Park for further care.

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