(VOV) - Mexican daily El Financiero recently ran an article describing Vietnam’s Ha Long Bay, as an ideal destination for visitors to enjoy peaceful sailing and admire beautiful karst scenery and emerald waters.
(VOV) -During his trans-Viet tour in 1992, talented French journalist and director Raymond Depardon captured the essence of Vietnamese people and their environment in a series of evocative images.
(VOV) - Located nearly 30km from the mainland, the two fishing villages of Vung Vieng and Cua Van in Quang Ninh province are known to visitors as they are surrounded by magnificent limestone mountains of Ha Long Bay.
Foreign and domestic delegates gathered in Quang Ninh province on November 25 to seek ways to fight against prostitution, which has been getting more sophisticated in this booming hi-tech era.
(VOV) - The General Assembly of the States Parties to the World Heritage Convention elected Vietnam as one of its 21-member board in Paris on November 19.
(VOV) - Vietnam had the chance to raise its profile at an ASEAN bazaar held at Mexico’s Peralta theatre on November 9.
About 60 international and domestic decision makers and researchers have debated how to build scenarios for food security, environment and livelihoods for Southeast Asia by 2050.
(VOV) - A Kyodo News Agency delegation led by its President Masaki Fukuyama made a fact-finding tour of Ha Long Bay – a world natural wonder- in Quang Ninh on November 3.
(VOV) - Nearly 300 professional and amateur athletes, including 200 foreigners participated in the International Marathon 2013 in Ha Long city, Quang Ninh province, on October 27.
(VOV) - Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Thien Nhan on October 3 received the independent consultant of the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), Peter Hitchcock in Hanoi on October 3.
Famous for its numerous islands rising from the emerald water, caves with amazing stalactites and unique animal life, Ha Long Bay in the northern province of Quang Ninh has been listed among the world’s top 10 most impressive coastlines by Huffington Post Magazine.
(VOV) - A range of stamps commemorating the 150th birthday of Doctor Alexandre Yersin has been launched concurrently in capitals Hanoi and Paris.
Since Hue imperial relic complex was the first to be recognised by UNESCO as a world cultural heritage site two decades ago, the number of Vietnam’s recognised heritage items has been increased.
Oriental Sails Company will operate a five-star cruiser on Ha Long bay from September 15.
(VOV) -Vietnam is among the honoured guests at the French city of Strasbourg’s 2013 European Fair, scheduled to take place from September 6–16.