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Ha Long Bay tourist boats grounded for lack of safety

Ha Long Bay tourist boats grounded for lack of safety

VOV.VN - The Ha Long City People’s Committee has requested the Quang Ninh Inland Waterway Port Authority suspended the permits of four tourist boats due to their lack of safety and surveillance equipment.

Vietnam landscape from height

Vietnam landscape from height

VOV.VN - The photo contest Vietnam Viewed From Height organized by Tuoitre newspaper has received 3,389 photos from 358 photographers across the country. Following are the awarded photos.

Quang Ninh province preserves ethnic culture

Quang Ninh province preserves ethnic culture

VOV.VN - Tien Yen district, in the heart of northeastern Quang Ninh province, is close by Ha Long Bay, the Mong Cai border gate economic zone, and the Van Don economic zone. Tien Yen is home to several ethnic minority groups whose cultural identities have passed down the generations.

Protecting Ha Long Bay’s aqua resources

Protecting Ha Long Bay’s aqua resources

VOV.VN - Quang Ninh provincial authorities have imposed a fishing ban in the core area of Ha Long Bay after investigations of fishing activities in Ha Long Bay and Bai Tu Long Bay. The province has launched a campaign to protect local marine resources.

Must-see attractions in QuangNinh

Must-see attractions in QuangNinh

VOV.VN - Quang Ninh province is mostly famous for Ha Long Bay, a UNESCO natural wonder of the world. It also boasts of many other tourist attractions such as Bai Chay Bridge, and Tuan Chau and Co To Islands.

Protected marine areas face multiple threats

Protected marine areas face multiple threats

Protected marine areas (MPAs) in the country face the serious threats of pollution, dynamite and electric shock fishing and haphazard infrastructure construction for tourism.

US travel site urges tourists to explore Vietnam

US travel site urges tourists to explore Vietnam

With Vietnam looking to develop tourism into a key driver of economic growth, a US travel site is urging travellers to check out the best of the country before it is too late.