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Vietnam, Cuba sign 2017-2019 defence cooperation plan

Vietnam, Cuba sign 2017-2019 defence cooperation plan

Vietnamese Defence Minister, Gen. Ngo Xuan Lich and Minister of Cuban Revolutionary Armed Forces, Sen. Lieut. Gen Leopoldo Cintra Frias signed a 2017-2019 cooperation plan following their talks held in Hanoi on March 23.

A close-up look at Kong’s homeland in Vietnam

A close-up look at Kong’s homeland in Vietnam

‘Kong: Skull Island’, a reboot of the King Kong franchise, hit theatres worldwide on March 10 with the major part of its being shot last year in the Vietnamese provinces of Quang Binh, Ninh Binh and Quang Ninh.

Quang Ninh province to shut lime kilns by 2018

Quang Ninh province to shut lime kilns by 2018

The northeastern province of Quang Ninh plans to close down all traditional lime kilns by 2018, said Vu Van Dien, deputy chairman of the provincial People’s Committee.

Jordan Vogt-Roberts returns to Ha Long Bay

Jordan Vogt-Roberts returns to Ha Long Bay

VOV.VN - One day after his appointment as a tourism ambassador for Vietnam, Jordan Vogt-Roberts returned to Ha Long Bay, the setting for the film Kong: Skull Island, to promote the film, which premiered last weekend.

Over US$345 million in FDI poured into property sector

Over US$345 million in FDI poured into property sector

Foreign direct investment (FDI) flows into Vietnam’s real estate sector hit US$345.5 million in February, accounting for 10.1% in total FDI poured into the country, increasing by 12 times year-on-year.

Quang Ninh: cross-border trade flourishes

Quang Ninh: cross-border trade flourishes

Import-export turnover through Mong Cai city, which is a border economic zone in the northern coastal province of Quang Ninh, hit more than US$1.8 billion in the first month of 2016, representing a year-on-year increase of 169.7%.