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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.

Fishery activities recover one year after Formosa incident

Fishery activities recover one year after Formosa incident

One year ago, the sea environmental incident caused by Formosa affected the production of local people in four central coastal provinces of Vietnam. The sea has now become safe and fishermen have started going out to sea.

Leaders pay tribute to late Party General Secretary

Leaders pay tribute to late Party General Secretary

Party and State leaders and authorities of central Quang Tri province paid tribute to late Party General Secretary Le Duan at a monument dedicated to him in Trieu Thanh commune, Trieu Phong district on April 6, on the occasion of the leader’s 110th birthday anniversary.

New A/H5N6 avian flu outbreak spotted in Quang Tri

New A/H5N6 avian flu outbreak spotted in Quang Tri

An outbreak of A/H5N6 virus has been detected in the central province of Quang Tri, according to the Department of Animal Health under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development on March 20.