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Cu Lao Cham through the lens of Greek adventurericon
TRAVEL25/08/20200

Cu Lao Cham through the lens of Greek adventurer

Cu Lao Cham, also known as the Cham islands, is a small archipelago situated off the coast of the central province of Quang Nam. It emerges as a popular destination among adventure lovers due to its pristine and romantic beauty.

 
Ecosystem off Cham Islands recovers after COVID-19icon

Ecosystem off Cham Islands recovers after COVID-19

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
24/05/2020

Less tourism activities and waste around the Cham Islands – a world biodiversity reserve site – would help the marine ecosystem in waters off the islands recover after the two-month social distancing order due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Con Dao Park listed in IOSEA turtle conservation networkicon

Con Dao Park listed in IOSEA turtle conservation network

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
29/11/2019

Con Dao National Park on Con Dao Islands lying off the coast of Ba Ria-Vung Tau Province has been recognised as an official member of the Indian Ocean-Southeast Asia (IOSEA), becoming the 11th member of the marine turtles conservation network. 

Endangered baby turtles released to the seaicon

Endangered baby turtles released to the sea

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
19/07/2019

Baby turtles (Cheloniidae) hatched from eggs that had been moved to a beach in the Cham Islands' Marine Protected Area (MPA) were released into the ocean last weekend by the MPA's management board.

Vietnam's islands to eliminate plastic wasteicon

Vietnam's islands to eliminate plastic waste

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
06/07/2019

The Cham Islands’ Marine Protected Area management board, in co-operation with the International Union for Conservation of Nature, has launched a new garbage sorting programme as part of efforts to reduce plastic waste in Vietnam.

The 160-year-old pagoda on Cham Islandicon

The 160-year-old pagoda on Cham Island

TRAVEL
23/06/2019

The Hai Tang Pagoda is a must-see for visitors to the Cham Islands near Hoi An in central Vietnam.

Netherlands supports Vietnam to prevent coastal erosionicon

Netherlands supports Vietnam to prevent coastal erosion

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
11/04/2019

Dutch experts suggested constructing artificial islands off Hoi An coast in the central province of Quang Nam to shield it from strong waves, helping reduce coastal erosion and creating new tourist attractions in the locality.