(VOV) - Four of the 72 perennial trees recognized as Vietnam Heritage Trees last year are in Truong Sa island district in Khanh Hoa province.
Military Zone 9 held a ceremony in Cambodia’s Kampong Chhnang province on June 30 to receive the remains of 19 Vietnamese voluntary soldiers who died in Cambodia during wartime.
Southern Kien Giang and Cambodian Kep provinces signed a joint development plan after reviewing their sound collaboration in the last two years at a conference held on June 22.
President Truong Tan Sang has praised the revolutionary media as real soldiers who, with pens and paper as their weapons, have made worthy contributions to the cause of national liberation, construction and defence.
A roadside bomb killed at least 19 Afghan civilians including nine children in a southern province, while Taliban fighters in the north captured a key district on the frontline of the battle for Kunduz city, officials said on June 21.
Car bombs killed or injured at least 50 people near mosques and the headquarters of Yemen's dominant Houthi group in Sanaa on June 17, in coordinated attacks claimed by Islamic State.
A summer camp for bright disadvantaged pupils in the provinces of An Giang, Ben Tre, and Dong Thap and Can Tho city, and children of soldiers stationed on Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago and DK1 marine defense platform will be held in Da Lat from June 22-26.
Authorities in Hanoi sent out 2,000 workers and volunteers on June 14 to deal with the aftermath of a strong whirlwind that ravaged the capital city on previous day’s afternoon, killing two people and injuring at least five.
The United States plans to store heavy military equipment in the Baltics and Eastern European nations to reassure allies made uneasy by Russian intervention in Ukraine, and to deter further aggression, a senior US official said on June 13.
Located near the mainland, with pristine nature and and rare seafood, Con Co island in the central province of Quang Tri has become a popular destination in recent years.
Adventurers and those interested in discovering wild landscapes should head for Mo So Mountain in the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang.
The Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) will continue directing Vietnamese localities and companies to bolster investment and trade cooperation with Cambodian counterparts, including Siem Reap province, to foster development in the respective countries and deepen bilateral relations.
The 7th Vietnamese-European Documentary Film Festival will open with the screening of “Sound of Heimat” from Germany and “Lasting with the time” of Vietnam, announced the Vietnam Central Scientific and Documentary Film Studio on June 9.
Saudi-led air strikes killed at least 44 people during an air raid on the main headquarters of the Yemeni army in central Sanaa on June 7, the Houthi-run state news agency Saba said.
(VOV) - Travellers will now have the opportunity to experience the serenity and tranquillity of the Truong Sa archipelago with its spectacular views – truly a unique island paradise – courtesy of tours to begin later this month.