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Saigontourist runs promotions to mark 42nd birthday

Saigontourist runs promotions to mark 42nd birthday

Hotels, restaurants, resorts and travel agencies under the management of Saigontourist are launching numerous promotional programs on the occasion of the holding company's 42nd anniversary (August 1, 1975-2017).

Sustainable forests project launched

Sustainable forests project launched

A project on sustainable forests, jointly implemented by the German Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture (BMEL) and the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD), has officially launched.

Quang Tri seeks to develop macadamia farming

Quang Tri seeks to develop macadamia farming

The Lien Viet Post Joint Stock Commercial Bank (LienVietPostBank) will give central Quang Tri province a credit package worth VND500 billion (US$22 million) to help the locality develop macadamia farming.

Student invents robotic arm for the disabled

Student invents robotic arm for the disabled

VOV.VN - Eleventh-grader Pham Huy of Quang Tri province has invented a low-cost robotic arm for the disabled. Huy recently won third prize at an international science and engineering competition in the US.

Quang Tri celebrates World Oceans Day with exhibition on islands

Quang Tri celebrates World Oceans Day with exhibition on islands

The central province of Quang Tri marked World Oceans Day (June 8) on Cua Tung beach with the opening of a mobile exhibition on historical and legal evidence affirming Vietnam’s sovereignty over Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagos.

Committees work to facilitate Vietnamese, Lao enterprises

Committees work to facilitate Vietnamese, Lao enterprises

Representatives from the Vietnam-Laos Cooperation Committee have worked with their counterparts from the Laos-Vietnam Cooperation Committee on the implementation of the Hanoi Agreement 2017 and the “one-stop-shop” customs model at the pair of Lao Bao-Densavan border gates.

Art performance in Quang Tri marks National Reunification Day

Art performance in Quang Tri marks National Reunification Day

An art performance was held in the central province of Quang Tri’s Hien Luong-Ben Hai special national historical relic site to celebrate the 42nd anniversary of the Liberation of the South and National Reunification and the 45th anniversary of the liberation of Quang Tri.

Flag-raising ceremony in Quang Tri marks National Reunification Day

Flag-raising ceremony in Quang Tri marks National Reunification Day

A flag-raising ceremony was held at the Hien Luong – Ben Hai historic site in Vinh Linh district, Quang Tri on April 30 to celebrate the 42nd anniversary of the National Reunification Day (April 30, 1975) and the 45th anniversary of the liberation of Quang Tri (May 1, 1972).

Aid for tourism service providers affected by Formosa incident

Aid for tourism service providers affected by Formosa incident

The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) announced on April 24 it had sent a document guiding the provision of financial aid for those who supplied tourism services and were affected by the marine environment incident in Ha Tinh, Quang Binh, Quang Tri and Thua Thien Hue provinces.

UXO victim works to educate in Vietnam

UXO victim works to educate in Vietnam

A young man from central Vietnam who lost three of his limbs and vision to unexploded ordnance left from the US war in Vietnam when he was ten years old is now actively working to protect others from the same fate.

Quang Tri unearths 240-kg bomb

Quang Tri unearths 240-kg bomb

Sappers in the central province of Quang Tri founded a 240-kg bomb on April 19, when working on a project to expand the Lao Bao international border gate in Huong Hoa district.

Quang Tri presents gifts to the disabled

Quang Tri presents gifts to the disabled

The Quang Tri chapter of the Association for the Support of Vietnamese Handicapped and Orphans will present gifts to the disabled and orphans living in need from April 16-20 on the occasion of the 37th Vietnam Day of Persons with Disabilities (April 18).

Thua Thien-Hue: Effective use of Formosa compensation

Thua Thien-Hue: Effective use of Formosa compensation

Residents and fishermen in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue affected by the environmental incident in 2016 have made effective use of compensation from the Taiwanese-invested Hung Nghiep Formosa Ha Tinh Steel Corporation.