HCM City launches environment protection programmes
Ho Chi Minh City has launched five large environment protection programmes for the 2006-2010 period, which are expected to help the city harmonise economic growth with social progress.
Dac Lac to protect tame elephants
The Central Highlands province of Dac Lac has approved a 100 million VND project to protect and breed its herd of tame elephants.
Gulf of Tonkin: home to nearly 4,500 kinds of animals
Nearly 4,500 kinds of animals are living in the Gulf of Tonkin, including 1,198 species of seafish and 2,092 species of seabed fauna.