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Flashflood kills three in Lao Cai

Flashflood kills three in Lao Cai

VOV.VN - Floods triggered by torrential rains in Hoang Lien National Park on the afternoon of August 12 swept away three local people, said Vu Hung Dung, chair of Sapa District People’s Committee in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai.

Sa Pa: the struggle between survival and tradition

Sa Pa: the struggle between survival and tradition

VOV.VN - For hundreds of years, the minority community in the north-west district of Sa Pa (Lao Cai province) have known only one way of life; rice. But now, that lifestyle is at risk.

Int’l cycling race closes in Lao Cai

Int’l cycling race closes in Lao Cai

An international cycling race joined by Vietnamese and Chinese cyclists wrapped up in Lao Cai city, the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai on July 9 after the two days of competition.

Lao Cai urged to boost its growth

Lao Cai urged to boost its growth

President Tran Dai Quang has asked authorities of the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai to take synchronous measures to improve growth quality and promote economic development in a more rapid and sustainable manner.

Deputy PM orders handling of loss-making projects

Deputy PM orders handling of loss-making projects

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has ordered responsible ministries and enterprises to resolutely handle prolonged loss-making projects in line with market mechanisms while reaffirming that the State would not pump money into inefficient projects.

Young doctors volunteer to work in poor districts

Young doctors volunteer to work in poor districts

Seven young doctors from the Vietnam National Hospital of Pediatrics and Bach Mai Hospital have been dispatched to work in impoverished districts in the northern mountainous provinces of Lao Cai, Bac Kan, Son La and Dien Bien.

Exports through Lao Cai Int’l Border Gate surge

Exports through Lao Cai Int’l Border Gate surge

The import-export turnover through the Lao Cai International Border Gate in Vietnam-China border exceeded US$248 million in the first five months of 2017 with an impressive surge in exports, according to the border gate customs office.

Border guards bust Vietnam bound smuggling ring

Border guards bust Vietnam bound smuggling ring

VOV.VN - Dien Bien border guards reported they intercepted two Lao suspects yesterday (June 7) attempting to carry kilos of heroin and thousands of pills of meth across the Lao border into Vietnam.

Vietnam, China localities to jointly host int’l cycling race

Vietnam, China localities to jointly host int’l cycling race

Vietnam’s northern mountainous province of Lao Cai will team up with China’s southwestern province of Yunnan in organising an international cycling race in July, heard a meeting held by the People’s Committee of Lao Cai on June 3.

Chemical firm to issue bonds and shares for MA

Chemical firm to issue bonds and shares for MA

Duc Giang-Lao Cai Chemicals JSC plans to issue convertible bonds and shares worth VND833.8 billion (US$37 million) in 2017 to merge with Lao Cai Chemical Fertilisers JSC and Bao Thang Chemicals.

Yen Bai gears up for Vietnam Tourism Year 2017

Yen Bai gears up for Vietnam Tourism Year 2017

As a gateway of the northern region of Vietnam with many special tourism products, the northern province of Yen Bai has prepared activities for the Lao Cai – Northwest National Tourism Year 2017.