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CIPTA AWARDS for Indonesia’s Best “Green” Tourism Destination Managements

The Tanjung Puting Orang Utan National Park in Central Kalimantan, the Elephant Safari Park in Bali and the Rinjani Trek in Lombok, West Nusatenggara, were awarded the coveted Cipta Awards for ...

Smuggled Rare Green Turtles Enthusiastically Released in Bali

Hundreds of enthusiastic tourists on Kuta Beach in Bali yesterday , 18 November, helped Police release more than 80 rare green turtles . These protected animals were earlier smuggled into Bali. On Wednesday, ...

Archaeologists find prehistoric artefacts in Ha Giang cave

Ancient artefacts dating back 4,000-7,000 years have been found in a cave in the northern Province of Ha Giang's Bac Me District, Vietnam. Trinh Nang Chung, head of the excavation team, said two tombs ...

Saint Giong Festival recognised as one of humankind’s intangible Cultural Heritage

The Saint Giong Festival in Vietnam’s Phu Dong and Soc Son Temples was recognised by the UNESCO as one of humankind’s representative intangible cultural heritage in Nairobi, Kenya on November ...

Outlook eyes Heritage preservation

Viet Nam's rapid urbanisation during the past several years has produced many benefits, but one of the drawbacks has been the growing threat that modernisation poses to the nation's heritage. This month's ...

IDR 1 billion for coral reef restoration in Badung

Government of Badung Regency will restore the coral reefs growing along the coastal regions in Badung until 2014. Even, for recovering the life of marine biota of Badung, it had been prepared a budget worth ...

Multicultural Presentations in the Eighth Echoes of Peace

THE eighth Echoes of Peace took place solemnly. Classical arts, multiculturalism carol up to the prayers of various religions and cults resounded fervently as if invited all participants to engage solemnly ...