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Last domesticated elephant in northern Central Highlands diesicon

Last domesticated elephant in northern Central Highlands dies

The last domesticated elephant in the northern Central Highlands region of Vietnam has died at the age of 50.

 
Coffee harvest season starts in the Central Highlandsicon

Coffee harvest season starts in the Central Highlands

SOCIETY
06/11/2020

The farmers in the Central Highlands region, Vietnam's coffee-growing hub, are busy harvesting coffee as the harvest starts from November to December.

Life differs from lore for elephantsicon

Life differs from lore for elephants

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
29/10/2020

Vietnamese children begin to associate elephants with images of mountainous the Central Highlands from a young age, through a popular song called The Little Elephant in Don Village.

PM holds dialogue with central, Central Highlands farmersicon

PM holds dialogue with central, Central Highlands farmers

POLITICS
29/09/2020

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on September 28 held a dialogue with more than 300 farmers in the central and Central Highlands regions in Dak Lak province’s Buon Ma Thuot city.

Pine forest poisoned in Central Highlands regionicon

Pine forest poisoned in Central Highlands region

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
17/09/2020

A pine forest in the Central Highlands province of Dak Nong has died after being poisoned.

Young man drives blood donation movement in Central Highlandsicon

Young man drives blood donation movement in Central Highlands

SOCIETY
19/07/2020

The noble act of blood donation goes a long way to saving lives and one young man in the Central Highlands has played a significant role in delivering safe blood to the needy in hospitals.

Diphtheria outbreak: Two more cases detected, 1,200 in quarantineicon

Diphtheria outbreak: Two more cases detected, 1,200 in quarantine

SOCIETY
13/07/2020

Two more local people in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak have been diagnosed with bacterium Corynebacterium diphtheria as the outbreak is spreading in the region, the provincial Centre of Diseases Control said on July 12.

Large-scale vaccination campaign to be launched as diphtheria spreadsicon

Large-scale vaccination campaign to be launched as diphtheria spreads

SOCIETY
08/07/2020

Vietnam is to launch a large-scale vaccination campaign against diphtheria, starting on July 9, as the contagious disease is evolving in a complex manner in the Central Highlands, with a total of 65 infections, including three deaths.

Diphtheria claims three lives, 34 test positive in central Vietnamicon

Diphtheria claims three lives, 34 test positive in central Vietnam

SOCIETY
06/07/2020

The Ministry of Health has asked Central Highlands provinces to take urgent preventive measures against diphtheria after 34 people have tested positive and three have died of the disease there.

Global coffee price fluctuates, domestic price plungesicon

Global coffee price fluctuates, domestic price plunges

BUSINESS
29/06/2020

Coffee prices in the Central Highlands and the south are predicted to continue to slide downward as prices have fallen globally.

Fokienia trees devastated by illegal loggingicon

Fokienia trees devastated by illegal logging

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
26/06/2020

A tree that appeared at the same time as dinosaurs in Southeast Asia is dying under the hand of humans.

Natural forests in Vietnam wiped out despite strict regulationsicon

Natural forests in Vietnam wiped out despite strict regulations

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
17/06/2020

Tens of thousands of hectares of natural forests have been devastated just within a short time.

VN Central Highlands: easy to close forests, but difficult to bolt the dooricon

VN Central Highlands: easy to close forests, but difficult to bolt the door

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
12/06/2020

Natural forests have been closed for a few years as per the command from the Prime Minister. However, the forests still continue to disappear.

Pepper prices become unstable due to faulty informationicon

Pepper prices become unstable due to faulty information

BUSINESS
10/06/2020

Pepper prices unexpectedly fluctuated on confusing information, placing difficulties for export.

Natural forest closure helps restoration effortsicon

Natural forest closure helps restoration efforts

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
05/06/2020

The Prime Minister’s decision to close natural forests released four years ago has brought initial effects: the forests have been protected and have expanded, though many problems still exist.

Despite conservation efforts, elephants still in declineicon

Despite conservation efforts, elephants still in decline

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
04/06/2020

If more effective measures aren't taken, elephants will disappear from the Central Highlands' region.

Central Highlanders work to keep traditional cultural practices aliveicon

Central Highlanders work to keep traditional cultural practices alive

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
31/05/2020

Many locales in the Central Highlands have worked to preserve and keep their tribes’ traditional cultural practices alive, 

Chasing clouds in Da Laticon

Chasing clouds in Da Lat

PHOTOS
29/05/2020

Visitors to Da Lat can capture a different Central Highlands city by having an overnight experience at a camp and hunting clouds when admiring the sunrise on the hills at the edge of the city.