16:08 | 24/03/2021
A real estate group in Vietnam Danko Group has donated VND 1 billion (over USD 43,000) to the Asian Turtle Programme (ATP) under the Indo-Myanmar Conservation (IMC) to promote the conservation of Hoan Kiem turtles (Rafetus swinhoei) in the world, including those in Vietnam.
06:37 | 13/01/2021
After thorough research by December 2020, scientists have generated enough evidence to prove the turtle discovered in Dong Mo lake (Hanoi) is a female Swinhoe turtle (Rafetus swinhoei), also known as the Hoan Kiem turtle.
13:08 | 22/12/2020
Genetic test reveals the newly-discovered softshell turtle in suburban Hanoi belongs to the rare species in Hoan Kiem Lake that had gone distinct in Vietnam four years ago.