The forest trees that were dried up in mass in Vinh Son Commune. (Photo: SGGP)

Vietnam witnessing serious deforestation for mountain fields

Since 2016, the Prime Minister has resolutely forbidden the transfer from poor natural forests into agricultural land. The reality, however, shows that many forest areas in the South Central, Central Highlands, and Southwest regions have gradually been destroyed for the sake of crop growing.

Ca Mau petitions to fund for resettlement

Ca Mau petitions to fund for resettlement

People’s Committee in the Mekong delta province of Ca Mau has delivered a petition to provide aid for resettlement of 356 households along river that are vulnerable to erosion.