Endangered langurs born in captivity returned to wild in northern Vietnam

Conservation workers transfer a family of Delacour’s langurs to the Trang An Scenic Landscape Complex for their release in Ninh Binh Province, Vietnam. Photo: Four Paws Viet The Delacour’s langurs were also brought to semi-wild areas to be trained in order to develop their natural behaviors.


On March 22, 2019, the People’s Government of the Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region and the Cao Bang People’s Committee signed the minutes of their discussion, in which they agreed to upgrade the pair of Vietnam’s Tra Linh and China’s Longbang into international border gates and open the Na Doong – Na Ray border crossing on […]

Latest Coronavirus News in Vietnam & Southeast Asia August 27

Deputy Director of the Health Department of Ha Nam province Nguyen Trong Khai said on August 26 morning that after receiving confirmation from the Korean authorities regarding the COVID-19 case of a 24-year-old male named N.N.C in Kim Bang district, health workers have set up surveillance zone around his residence and identified 68 people who […]

Vietnam reports more Covid-19 reinfection cases

Two more Covid-19 patients in Vietnam have tested positive for Covid-19 again following their recovery, one in the northern province of Ninh Binh and the other from the central city of Danang. Patient 543 from Ninh Binh was treated at the National Hospital for Tropical Diseases in Hanoi after returning from Equatorial Guinea.  Following their […]

Northern Vietnam suffers longest heat wave in 49 years

The National Center for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting revealed the northern region had recorded 21 sweltering days in June with average temperatures 1.5-2.5 degrees Celsius higher than previous years. This is considered the longest heat wave to hit the region since 1971.


The overall BCI score saw a slight increase over the last three months. It rose from 27 per cent in the first quarter to 34 per cent in April, and remained stable into the second quarter. This confirms that confidence is returning to the market after a fall during the initial emergence of COVID-19. However, […]

A new trend: Luxury healthcare resorts in Vietnam

About two years ago, it was predicted by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) that tourists around the world tend to increasingly prefer different types of tourism to serve their healthcare and beauty needs, etc. Upon the Covid-19 pandemic’s strong spread worldwide in early 2020, this type of tourism proves its attractiveness and is even predicted […]


During his speech, Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh outlined that 2020 marks a very special year, with increasing protectionism occurring along with the outbreak of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic, which has resulted in a series of supply chain breaks and disruptions. In addition, the economics, trade, investment, tourism, and investment of […]


The Ministers affirmed that this is especially important during the COVID-19 pandemic and this provides appropriate hard/soft infrastructure and human resources development that considers the needs and reskilling and upskilling of persons likely to lack digital skills and access to technology including women, MSMEs and other vulnerable groups, especially those living in remote and rural […]

Yoko Onsen Quang Hanh, a new charm of Quang Ninh

A high concentration CO2 aeration tank (carbonate aeration tanks) helps clean the skin, expand capillaries, reduce high blood pressure, and increase the concentration of oxygen in the blood in addition to warming the body from the inside. Japanese research has shown high concentration CO2 aeration tanks help reduce clinical symptoms in diabetic patients.