The Department of Industry and Trade of Kon Tum Province issued an ultimatum, asking the Dak Psi No.2 Hydroelectricity Plant to compensate local people before November 20. If it fails to complete compensation, this department will advise the provincial People's Committee to withdraw the investment policy and propose the Ministry of Industry and Trade consider removing the project from the power development planning.
Forty-eight projects that have been inspected recently in Kon Tum Province have made many violations related to slow construction progress, failure to make a security deposit, and unfinished procedures for competent State agencies to allocate and lease land.
Many roads in Dak Glei District were eroded by Storm Noru, causing many residential areas to be isolated. Currently, two communes with more than 4,000 people are still unreachable due to road landslides.
Faced with the situation that poor farmers in Tu Mo Rong District do not have money to buy seedlings for reinvestment after their Ngoc Linh ginseng plants died, the Ngoc Linh Ginseng Joint Stock Company has decided to provide 10,000 ginseng seedlings for farmers to cultivate again.
The provinces of Central Highlands so far have received investments in hundreds of projects for socio-economic development. Sadly, many of them are still behind schedule or not even launched yet, wreaking havoc on residents’ life.
The People’s Committees of HCMC and the Central Highlands provinces on June 11 organized a conference on seeking measures for the development of tourism products and cooperation between the city and the region in Kon Tum City in the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum.
After the Sai Gon Giai Phong Online Newspaper reported that the construction and operation of Dak Re Hydropower Plant had affected farming land, but the company did not coordinate with the locality to measure and compensate as committed, so far, the hydropower investor has measured to determine the affected area and pledged to compensate in June.
The Center for Biodiversity Conservation and Ecotourism under the Chu Mom Ray National Park in Kon Tum Province, on June 3, informed that the center has been taking care of a Javanese pangolin individual transferred by the Forest Protection Department of Kon Tum City before releasing it back into the wild.
To monitor and observe earthquakes in Kon Plong District, Mr. Le Ngoc Tuan, Chairman of the People's Committee of Kon Tum Province, asked two hydropower investors in Kon Plong District to install five more observation stations.
Ngoc Linh Ginseng Fair will be held at Tu Mo Rong District’s square in the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum on April 24-26, announced the People’s Committee of Tu Mo Rong District at a press conference on April 15.
Canon Marketing Vietnam Co., ltd. along with the distributor Le Bao Minh Group inaugurated a kindergarten in Dak Pek commune, Dak Glei district in the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum on September 17.
The 320 Regiment of the 3rd Corps under the Vietnam People’s Army and the People’s Committee of the central highlands province of Kon Tum inaugurated a monument of the Hill 1015 designated "Charlie"and the Hill 1049 called “Delta” on May 12.
President Tran Dai Quang paid a visit and offered Tet gifts to residents, officers and soldiers at the Ro Koi Border Guard post under the provincial Border Guard Command in Sa Thay district, Kon Tum province on February 2, on the occasion of the upcoming Tet (Lunar New Year).