An earthquake with a magnitude of 2.5 on the Richter scale was reported at the adjacent area between Quynh Nhai and Tua Chua districts in the north-western provinces of Dien Bien and Son La on September 24.
A young man from the northern mountainous province of Son La has travelled to Israel to learn modern farming techniques and apply them to his homeland.
The Electricity of Vietnam Group’s Northern Power Corporation (EVNNPC) generated 5.41 billion kWh of electricity in August, up 13.4% from the same period last year.
VOV.VN - The Vietnam News Agency has reported that law enforcement officials in Hanoi have jailed three people in Hanoi on charges of possession with intent to distribute illicit drugs and illegal possession of drug paraphernalia.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has approved the supplementation of a highway connecting northern mountainous provinces of Hoa Binh and Son La to the planning scheme for highway development until 2020 with a vision to 2030.
VOV.VN - On September 5th, Vietnamese children will be back in school, beginning a new academic year. Infrastructure, equipment, and personnel have been readied for a good academic year.
VOV.VN - After the recent floods, many people in the village of Nam Pam in the district of Muong La in northern Son La Province have only temporary huts to live in and are short of water and food.
VOV.VN - The 2017 culture festival of minority ethnic groups opened today (August 31) in the district of Moc Chau in northern Son La Province.
The Vietnam-Laos trade and tourism fair opened in Moc Chau district, the northern province of Son La on August 29 as part of the Moc Chau ethnic cultural festival in 2017.
President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Tran Thanh Man on August 19 visited and presented gifts to people affected by floods in Muong La district in the northern mountainous province of Son La.
The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines on August 17 carried 2.5 tonnes of goods raised by the Vu A Dinh scholarship fund to flood-hit victims in the northern provinces of Son La and Yen Bai.
VOV.VN - Leaders of the Son La province have come together after the Muong La district was hit hard by several flashfloods, in order to devise proper solutions to help the locals affected by the floods, stabilize their lives, and make the area flood-proof.
A delegation from the National Nutrition Institute under the Ministry of Health (MoH) on August 9 visited and supported mothers and children in flood-hit localities in the northern mountainous provinces of Son La and Yen Bai with nutritious food products.
The Party Central Committee’s Office on August 8 raised VND421 million (US$18,519) to support locals in northern mountainous localities that have been hit by torrential rains and floods.
Recent heavy rains and flash floods have taken the lives of 26 people and left 15 others missing and 27 injured in the northern mountainous provinces.
Vice Chairman of the National Assembly Do Ba Ty urged the northern mountainous province of Son La to focus resources on addressing the consequences of floods during a working session with local authorities on August 6.
As of August 5, heavy rains and floods took the lives of five people and left nine other missing in Yen Bai.
VOV.VN - A special relief committee organized by authorities of Son La Province has collected US$25,700 (VND597 million) from donors across the country for relief from the effects of recent flooding.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has ordered authorities of northern mountainous provinces along with relevant agencies and ministries to augment efforts in response to torrential rains and floods wreaking havoc in the region over the last few days.
VOV.VN - Four bodies, all victims who were missing after being swept away by a flood in the northern Vietnam village of Nam Pam in Son La Province were found in separate locations on Friday, August 4.