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A wildlife official said Monday that a nature reserve has been set aside in central Vietnam for the critically endangered sail, raising hope for the antelope-like species' survival.
For the first time in more than ten years, there has been a confirmed sighting of one of the rarest and most mysterious animals in the world, the saola of Laos and Vietnam.
HANOI, Vietnam, Sept. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cavico Corp. (OTC Bulletin Board: CAVO), a leading infrastructure development company based in Vietnam, today announced that it has received approval from Laos' Ministry of Planning and Investment to register and form Cavico Muong Hom LLC in Laos.
Conservation biologists based in four countries gathered for an emergency meeting in Vientiane, Lao PDR, August 19, to address the peril of extinction facing one the world's most enigmatic mammals, the Saola.
Text of report in English by state-run Vietnamese news agency VNA website [Unattributed article from the "Politics" page: "Vietnam, Laos strengthen cooperation in post-telecom sector"] Vientiane (VNA) - Vietnam and Laos have signed a bilateral cooperation agreement in the post and telecommunication sector following discussions between Vietnamese Minister of Information and Communication Le Doan Hop and Minister of the Lao National Post and Telecom Agency Khamlouad Sidlakone in Vientiane on...
Text of report in English by state-run Vietnamese news agency VNA website [Unattributed article from the "Politics" page: "Vietnam, Laos determined to lift ties to new heights"] Hanoi (VNA) -Vietnam , together with Laos, will strive to achieve new heights in bilateral ties, according to General Secretary Nong Duc Manh.
Vietnam, Laos determined to lift bilateral ties to new heights HANOI, Sept.
Text of report in English by state-run Vietnamese news agency VNA website Havana (VNA) -Vietnam and Cuba signed cooperation agreements in oil and gas, power, mining and metallurgy in Havana , Cuba on August 27, during Minister of Industry and Trade Vu Huy Hoang's two-day visit to the country.
By Chawadee Nualkhair VIENTIANE (Reuters) - Communist Laos held elections for its National Assembly on Sunday that officials hope will usher in a nationwide push to lift one of Asia's poorest nations out of poverty.
By Paul Eckert, Asia Correspondent WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States on Tuesday named Asian communist states China, North Korea and Vietnam, as well as military-run Myanmar, as serious violators of religious freedom in an annual State Department report to Congress.
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