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Men build cemetery for burial of fetuses in Quang Tri

 VietNamNet Bridge – In the central province of Quang Tri, three men work together to take care of the afterlife of aborted fetuses in the province.

Heritage, spiritual tour of central province launched

 VietNamNet Bridge – Saigontourist has launched a tour called Heritage and Spiritual Journey to the central province of Quang Tri.

Dynamite fishing blamed for Quang Tri mass fish death

 VietNamNet Bridge – Exploding dynamite when fishing is being blamed for the mass of dead fish that washed ashore in the central province of Quang Tri.

Quang Tri’s barefoot "bank owner" helps farmers escape poverty

 VietNamNet Bridge – Dang Quang Huu, 44, of Dakrong District in the central province of Quang Tri, is known as a bank owner who has risen from owning nothing to offering loans to 600 poor local households. 

Post-Formosa, coastal residents switch to inland farming

 VietNamNet Bridge – Nearly two years after the 2016 Formosa toxic spill, fishermen in the coastal province of Quang Tri are slowly returning to the sea or finding alternative livelihoods.

Erosion risk in Quang Tri Province

 VietNamNet Bridge – A reservoir embankment in central Quang Tri Province is at high risk of breaching, threatening the safety of 3,000 local residents who live below the reservoir.

60 bomblets found in Quang Tri garden

 VietNamNet Bridge – Two farmers in central Quang Tri Province found 60 bomblets yesterday while digging soil to grow bananas in their garden.

Quang Tri Province tries to save its forests

 VietNamNet Bridge – Quang Tri Province is facing serious forest usurpation and deforestation as people seek to expand the land area available for farming.

Quang Tri residents block seafood smells

 VietNamNet Bridge – Residents in central Quang Tri Province’s Trieu An Commune have used steel net to block trucks carrying seafood to a local seafood processing company.

Mussel noodle soup for the soul in Mai Xa Village

Mai Xa is a small village, about 20km from Dong Ha City of Quang Tri Province, with a landscape typical of a rural village with a tranquil temple and peaceful river habour. 

Quang Tri, Lao province bust smuggling of 40,000 synthetic pills

 The border force in the central province of Quang Tri in collaboration with police in the Lao province of Salavan captured two Lao nationals trafficking 40,000 synthetic pills on July 11.

Probe death of woman in childbirth: Health Ministry

 VietNamNet Bridge – The Ministry of Health ordered the Health Department of central Quang Tri Province to urgently investigate the case of a pregnant woman who reportedly died after her surgery last Friday.

Agencies to investigate strange mud on fishing nets

 VietNamNet Bridge – The General Department of Environment will investigate ‘weird’ mud that damaged fishing nets in the central provinces of Quang Tri and Quang Binh.

Quang Tri allocates extra $2.7 million in Formosa compensation for sea pollution

VietNamNet Bridge – The People’s Committee of the north central province of Quang Tri has made a decision to allocate Vinh Linh district an extra of VND61.6 billion (US$2.7 million) in compensation for the sea environment disaster

1,500 tonnes of seafood unsold in Quang Tri

VietNamNet Bridge – Around 1,500 tonnes of frozen seafood and 450 litres of fish sauce produced locally remain unsold in the stores of Quang Tri Province because of Formosa toxic spill. 

Dyke breaks threaten thousand lives in Quang Tri

 VietNamNet Bridge – Significant parts of a dyke system in central Quang Tri Province was eroded by flooding early this month, threating the lives and crop of residents.

Local authority confirms forest destruction in Quang Tri

 VietNamNet Bridge – The agriculture sector of the central Quang Tri Province on Monday (Aug 8) confirmed deforestation of a protected forest in Vinh Linh District.

Artifacts unearthed in Nguyen Lords’ town

VietNamNet Bridge – The Centre of Heritage Preservation and the museum of the central province of Quang Tri has recently announced in a press conference the results of excavations in the Nguyen Lords’ chief town.

Young woman leads bomb-hunting team

 VietNamNet Bridge – Nguyen Thi Dieu Linh, 32, entered a field dominated by men when she took the helm of a technical bomb-clearing squad in Quang Tri Province.

Pristine beauty of newly discovered cave

 VietNamNet Bridge – Visitors to the newly discovered cave of Trang Ta Puong in Huong Lap Village, Huong Hoa District, Quang Tri Province will be amazed by the breathtaking beauty of natural tectonics.