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Quang Binh retired border solider saves langurs

Nguyen Thanh Tu, 56, a retired border soldier, has spent eight years searching for and protecting Hatinh langurs living in mountainous areas in Dong Hoa Commune in the coastal central province of Quang Binh.

Struggling to preserve the Le Thuy chant

 VietNamNet Bridge – Generations ago, residents of Le Thuy District in the central province of Quang Binh developed unique chants to serve as the soundtrack to labour in the fields and at sea. 

Sand dunes of Quang Binh

 VietNamNet Bridge – Besides beautiful beaches, white sand dunes are another attraction for tourists in the central province of Quang Binh.

Quang Binh to offer Wi-Fi across 12 locations

 VietNamNet Bridge – The central province of Quang Binh has plans to introduce free Wi-Fi coverage at 12 locations around the province, including the coastal and island localities.

Quang Binh threatened by erosion, landslides

One of the most obvious impacts of climate change on coastal Quang Binh province in the central region is erosion, which has caused landslides and destruction of embankments, threatening people’s property and livelihoods.  

Saline fields leave Quang Binh farmers worried

 VietNamNet Bridge – Farmers in central Quang Binh Province are facing a dilemma as their paddy fields have been affected by salty water following the typhoon Doksuri last September.

Lightning strike kills three in central Vietnam

A lightning strike killed three people in the central province of Quang Binh while they were working in an open cemetery on Wednesday afternoon.

Big M&A deals in the property market in early 2017

VietNamNet Bridge - The real estate market saw a boom in M&A deals in the second half of 2016 and the trend continues in the first months of 2017.

Property inventory on the decrease? The truth is in the details

VietNamNet Bridge - The total value of real estate property inventory has decreased to VND30 trillion, according to the Ministry of Construction (MOC). However, real estate investors question the figure.

Son Doong Cave to help promote Quang Binh’s tourism

 VietNamNet Bridge – The central province of Quang Binh is looking to cash in on the Hollywood film King Kong, new flights and being home to the world’s largest cave, Son Doong.

Quang Binh launches new tourism products to lure guests

The tourism authority of the central province of Quang Binh will this year launch at least seven new tourism products, organize numerous promotion programs and festivals, and inaugurate more flights to the province to bolster tourism

Quang Binh denies building cable to famous cave

 VietNamNet Bridge – Quang Binh Province is not building a suspension cable to Son Doong Cave, the world’s largest cave located in the Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park.

Floods occur again in Ha Tinh, Quang Binh

 Severe floods are expected as the river water level is rising swiftly in the central Quang Binh and Ha Tinh provinces, which were devastated by historic floods earlier this month.

Ca tru performances on show in Quang Binh

 VietNamNet Bridge – Tourists can now enjoy ca tru (ceremonial singing) as part of the Chay River- Dark Cave tour in the central province of Quang Binh.

Quang Binh deforestation threatens lives

 VietNamNet Bridge – Authorities and resident in central Quang Binh Province have voiced concerns over serious deforestation to a natural forest area upstream of the Rao Nan River.

Quang Binh acts to attract tourists

 VietNamNet Bridge – Quang Binh Province is working with relevant agencies over a number of programs to bring tourists back to the north-central province after mass fish deaths along the central coast more than one month ago.

Mooc Water Spring – the gem springs of Mother Earth

There is a wonderful gem hidden in the famous Phong Nha–Ke Bang National Park in Quang Binh Province. Nestled beneath the old forest’s foliage that covers the towering limestone mountain cliffs, there is a place the locals call Moọc Water Spring.

Adventure race comes to Quang Binh

 VietNamNet Bridge – About 100 adventurers will participate in the second Tu Lan Adventure Race 2016 in the central Quang Binh Province from April 1 to 3.

Sites in Ninh Binh to appear in Kong: Skull Island movie

 VietNamNet Bridge - Trang An, Tam Coc - Bich Dong and Van Long are three famous tourist destinations in Ninh Binh which will appear in the blockbuster Kong: Skull Island, to debut in 2017.

Son Doong Cave looks like it’s on another planet

VietNamNet Bridge – US newspaper CnTraveller has cited Son Doong Cave in Vietnam’s central QuangBinh Province among the world’s top 15 Places that look like they’re on Another Planet.