The long-tailed macaques, a rare animal, is listed in the IUCN’s Red List (Photo VNA)

Soc Trang to feature macaques as tourist draw

The Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang aims to preserve 350 long-tailed macaques monkeys living in a mangrove forest and develop eco-tourism as part of its tourism development plan by 2020.
The press conference of the 2017 Ok-Om-Bok Festival (Photo: Sggp)

Soc Trang to host Ok-Om-Bok festival 2017

The Ok-Om-Bok festival, a moon worshipping ritual performed by the Khmer ethnic people and Soc Trang traditional boat race 2017 will be organized in the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang from October 28-November 3.