(VOV) - Representatives from the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) met with leaders of six northern provinces on October 10 in Ha Giang to discuss measures to stimulate tourism.
(VOV) - The “Then” singing of Vietnam’s Tay and Nung ethnic minority groups is of particular importance to people in the northeast region.
The cultural identities of ethnic groups in the northeast region was highlighted during a festival that ended in Bac Kan province on September 12.
The northern province of Bac Kan wants to collaborate with localities in the north eastern region to develop tours connecting heritage sites, said Vice Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Nong Van Tuan at a conference held in the locality on September 11.
The northern mountainous province of Bac Kan has disbursed US$4.9 million of the US$5.7 million in assistance from non-governmental organisations (NGO) in the past five years, noted a provincial leader at a recent meeting with a working group from the Committee for NGO Affairs.
The Prime Minister has approved the provision of an additional 1.5 million EUR from Luxembourg’s non-refundable official development assistance (ODA) for a project to provide medical support to impoverished people in northern Cao Bang and Bac Kan.
(VOV) - The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has issued its final ruling and regulations allowing for the importation of litchi and longan fruit from Vietnam into the continental US – with the exception of the State of Florida.
(VOV) -The People’s Committee of the northern mountainous province of Bac Kan and the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MoCST) held a conference on June 17, on the investment and development of Ba Be Tourism Site.
Six tombs of primitive people dating back over 6,000 years have been discovered in Na Mo cave, Huong Ne commune, Ngan Son district, the northern mountainous province of Bac Kan.
The Saudi Fund for Development-funded medical training centre in northern Bac Kan province will start its first enrollment in 2014, aiming to provide sufficient health workers for rural and remote areas in the locality.
(VOV) - The northern mountainous province of Bac Kan needs to push socio-economic development, ensure national security and defence and reduce poverty.
A number of cities and provinces across the country have declared an outbreak of avian flu, resulting in the loss of tens of thousands of poultry.
Traces of prehistoric man have been found at the Na Mo Cave in the northern province of Bac Kan.
A new cave described as very beautiful and mysterious with a complex series of grottos has been discovered in the northern mountainous province of Bac Kan.
The government will provide additional support to the northern mountain province of Bac Kan to help it fully tap its potential and eradicate poverty, says PM Nguyen Tan Dung.
Deputy Prime Minister Truong Vinh Trong has asked Bac Kan province to take immediate measures to overcome the consequences of the recent floods and stabilise people’s lives in flood-hit areas.