Vietnam to build road through world biosphere reserve to lure tourists

July 16, 2015 by · Comments Off on Vietnam to build road through world biosphere reserve to lure tourists 

HO CHI MINH CITY, July 15 — Vietnam's Ho Chi Minh City has approved a plan to build a new road through Can Gio Mangrove Forest, a biosphere reserve recognized by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), to attract more tourists, local online newspaper Thanh Nien (Young People) News reported Wednesday.

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