Gia Lai

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An ancient stone stream has been discovered in Ia Phi Commune, Ia Ly Township, Chu Pah District in the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai.

Unique touring experiences in Gia Lai and Kon Tum

Spring is the best time of the year to visit Gia Lai and Kon Tum provinces where travelers stroll in pine forests, explore local culture and enjoy the cold breeze there.

Environmental polluter becomes protector

While the whole world continues to battle rising environmental pollution, one group of Vietnamese students has found a radical solution to bring to the fight.

A life spent teaching poor minorities

A deep desire to help poor ethnic Bahnar children motivates Chhỡi, a teacher in Blen Village, Lo Pang Commune in the Central Highlands’ Gia Lai Province, to devote himself to education.

200-million-year-old mollusc fossils found in Gia Lai province

Ammonite fossils dating back 150-200 million years ago have been recently discovered in the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai, 

Praying for rain in a parched landscape

When the summer sun is at its fiercest and all around is cracked and dried the Jrai ethnic minority in the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai pray for rain.

Gia Lai to have $44m hi-tech agricultural zone

A 100-ha hi-tech agricultural zone is scheduled to be built in the central highlands province of Gia Lai to develop breeding pigs and produce organic cattle feed and fertiliser.


Teacher spends more than 20 years guiding children with disabilities

Pham Thi Hong of Pleiku City, the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai, has run a teaching centre for disabled children in a rented house at No 57, Tran Nhat Duat Street for more than 20 years.

Seven loggers arrested in Gia Lai

Seven loggers involved in a massive deforestation case in the central highlands province of Gia Lai in early June have been arrested, Kbang District Police announced on Wednesday. 

Central Highlands: Drought drives people to risk life digging for deep wells

Many people in the central province of Gia Lai are risking their life digging for wells without proper equipment as drought continues.

9,000 hectares of forest land stolen in Gia Lai in three years

Over 9.4 thousand hectares of forest land in the central highlands province of Gia Lai had been encroached between three years from 2016 to November 2019 according to local inspectors.

Boat capsizes during live-stream, three drown

Three men died during a live-stream after their boat capsized in An Khê Ka Nak hydropower reservoir in An Khe Town, the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai on Sunday.


Sweet start-up brings Central Highlands honey to the world

Three years ago, Tran Thi Hoang Anh from Central Highlands’ Gia Lai Province decided to give up a job as an accountant to establish her own business.

Three provinces ask government to build Quy Nhon-Pleiku highway

Leaders of three provinces have proposed the Government approve the construction of the Quy Nhon-Pleiku highway in the 2021-25 period.

A look at some of unmissable safe destinations found in Vietnam

Binh Dinh, Phu Yen, Dak Lak, and Gia Lai provinces offer travelers safe destinations, while simultaneously providing various promotions as a means of boosting the flow of domestic tourists.

Fermented crab noodles offer taste of Pleiku

Visitors to Pleiku City in the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai will often hear about the popular dish bún mắm cua (rice vermicelli soup with crab sauce), but many do not dare to try it because of the pungent odour.

Central Highlands glowing in green energy prospects

With ample land funds, abundant natural resources, and a young labour force, provinces in the Central Highlands region have many favourable factors to attract investment from domestic and foreign businesses.

Walking on the most romantic road in Gia Lai

On the opposite side of T'Nung Lake from Pleiku City, a road with a row of old pine trees, green tea hills, an ancient temple and fields, is considered the most the most beautiful street in the Gia Lai mountain city today.

Exploring ancient Buu Minh pagoda in Gia Lai

Located in the heart of Nghia Hung commune in Chu Pah district in Gia Lai, Buu Minh pagoda has become a popular destination among visitors due to its spectacular nature with the pagoda shrouded in mist each morning.

Biggest cigarettes smuggling ring in Gia Lai discovered

The biggest cigarettes trafficking ring so far in the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai had been destroyed, provincial police said on Wednesday.