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Vehicle registration plates to be sold via auctions

Vehicle registration plates to be sold via auctions

Vehicle owners in Vietnam will soon be able to buy their favourite registration plates via auctions, with a pilot programme launching in five major cities, namely Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Da Nang, Hai Phong and Can Tho.

Hai Phong city welcomes 3 million tourists first half of 2017

Hai Phong city welcomes 3 million tourists first half of 2017

The alluring landscapes of Do Son, Hon Dau, Cat Ba island and many other historic and cultural sites helped the northern port city of Hai Phong draw 3.07 million holiday-makers in the first half of the year, up 10.7 percent from the same period in 2016.

Pham Huong provides needy in Hai Phong with homes

Pham Huong  provides needy in Hai Phong with homes

VOV.VN - Last October Pham Huong was spotted making door-to-door delivery of food to flood victims in Quang Binh. All told she helped supply rice and 1,000 bags of needy supplies to those hit hard by the ravaging floods.

Fuel smuggling on the rise in Vietnamese waters

Fuel smuggling on the rise in Vietnamese waters

Fuel smuggling is on the rise in Vietnamese waters bordering Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand recently, partly due to the discrepancy between selling prices in Vietnam and neighbouring countries, according to the Vietnamese coastguard.

Langur safe-guarders on Cat Ba Island

Langur safe-guarders on Cat Ba Island

VOV.VN - The Cat Ba langur is listed as one of the 25 most endangered species in the World Red Book. In Hai Phong, the staff of Cat Ba National Park are working hard to preserve the langur from the impact of activities that adversely affect the environment.

Vinalines, Japanese NYK Line cooperate in transportation, logistics

Vinalines, Japanese NYK Line cooperate in transportation, logistics

The Vietnam National Shipping Lines (Vinalines) and Japan’s NYK Line will study developing transportation and logistics activities to serve plants and industrial parks in the Mekong Delta region, per a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) inked on June 5.

Workshop highlights energy efficiency solutions

Workshop highlights energy efficiency solutions

A workshop took place in the northern city of Hai Phong on May 19, where a pilot voluntary agreement (VA) programme on efficient use of energy and a model of energy service company (ESCO) in Vietnam were introduced.

Hai Phong launches public service portal

Hai Phong launches public service portal

The Hai Phong People’s Committee launched its official portal on May 11, offering access to online administrative procedures in the northern city.

Man imprisoned for illegally transporting ivory

Man imprisoned for illegally transporting ivory

The Hanoi People’s Court on May 4 sentenced Pham Van Luat, a resident in Hai Phong City, to 12 years in prison for illegally transporting ivory, a type of banned goods, under Clause 1, Article 155 of the Penal Code.