Ly Son island district aims to welcome 300,000 visitors this year

30/07/2019 11:49

The number of visitors to the island district of Ly Son in the central province of Quang Ngai has surged sharply since the beginning of the year in comparison with last year’s figures to more than 140,000, with the projected figure expected to reach 300,000 visitors by the end of the year.

Ly Son Island to restore giant whale skeleton

29/04/2019 20:29

The central island district of Ly Son, 30km off the coast of central Quang Ngai province, is planning to preserve the largest whale skeleton ever found off its coast later this year.

Ly Son geopark in central province seeks global status

08/10/2018 16:57

Chairman of the UNESCO Global Geoparks Council Guy Martini has expressed his hope that the central province of Quang Ngai will submit the dossiers of the Ly Son geopark to the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) to seek a global status next year.

Ly Son islanders urged not to use plastic bags, straws

27/05/2018 13:02

The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) has launched a communication campaign to cut the use of plastic bags on Ly Son island, as a prelude to its sea turtle conservation programme on the island.

Ly Son island expected to become geomorphological tourism site

15/09/2017 16:51

The central province of Quang Ngai should turn its Ly Son island district into a distinctive geomorphological tourism site, said Associate Professor Dr. Vu Cao Minh from the Institute of Geological Sciences under the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology.

Fascinating murals village on Ly Son Island

28/06/2017 21:15

Walls of houses in Ly Son island district in the central province of Quang Ngai have become beautiful paintings by volunteer experts from the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN).