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Soldiers step up COVID-19 prevention efforts at border crossings

Soldiers step up COVID-19 prevention efforts at border crossings

VOV.VN - Border guards operating in the northern mountainous province of Lai Chau have set up tents along trails and close to border crossings in an effort to control illegal entry into the country and successfully curb the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

Trans-Vietnam walker raises VND127 million for poor children

Trans-Vietnam walker raises VND127 million for poor children

VOV.VN - A 23-year-old man has completed a 45-day long walk across the country, raising a total of VND127 million to assist deprived children from the northern province of Lai Chau. Let’s take a closer look at his exciting journey.

Earthquake hits Lai Chau for third time in three days

Earthquake hits Lai Chau for third time in three days

Muong Te District in the northern mountainous province of Lai Chau was struck by a 2.5-magnitude earthquake at 3:47 a.m. on the morning of June 17, making it the third earthquake to hit the province in three days.

Border guards undergo hardships combating COVID-19 epidemic

Border guards undergo hardships combating COVID-19 epidemic

VOV.VN - Border guards in the northern mountainous province of Lai Chau have set up tents along trails and near border crossings to receive people in quarantine in the context of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) spreading across the country..

Lai Chau intensifies measures to combat COVID-19 pandemic

Lai Chau intensifies measures to combat COVID-19 pandemic

VOV.VN - The northern province of Lai Chau has strengthened measures in a bid to prevent the potential spread of the COVID-19 pandemic with over 7,100 cases being put into quarantine and undergoing strict monitoring in the locality, according to the provincial Center for Disease Control.

Northern region set to enjoy warmer weather for Valentine’s Day

Northern region set to enjoy warmer weather for Valentine’s Day

VOV.VN - Several areas throughout the north of Vietnam, including the capital Hanoi, are poised to enjoy considerably warmer weather for the upcoming Valentine’s Day, according to forecasts made by the National Centre for Hydro-meteorological Forecasting.

Lai Chau offers over 20,000 face masks to China

Lai Chau offers over 20,000 face masks to China

VOV.VN - Representatives of the Management Board of Ma Lu Thang Border Gate Economic Zone joined with border guards in Phong Tho district in the northern province of Lai Chau to present 10,000 medical masks and 1,000 handwash sanitisers to Chinese border guards at Kim Thuy Ha Border Gate in Yunnan province, China.

Gau Tao festival represents a unique part of Mong culture

Gau Tao festival represents a unique part of Mong culture

VOV.VN - Hundreds of ethnic people from eight communes across Phong Tho district in the northern province of Lai Chau have taken to the peak of Dao San mountain in order to participate in the annual Gau Tao festival.

Cultural characteristics of the Kho Mu

Cultural characteristics of the Kho Mu

VOV.VN - The Kho Mu are one of 5 ethnic groups in the northern mountainous province of Lai Chau. Despite physical hardships, they have developed strong cultural traditions and customs.

Three countries involved in ‘con’ throwing festival in Lai Chau

Three countries involved in ‘con’ throwing festival in Lai Chau

VOV.VN - Muong Te district in the northern mountainous province of Lai Chau is hosting a ‘con’ throwing (throwing a sacred ball through a ring) festival with approximately 1,000 delegates from Laos, China, and host nation Vietnam participating in the opening of the event on December 29.

Putaleng International Paragliding Competition concludes in Lai Chau

Putaleng International Paragliding Competition concludes in Lai Chau

VOV.VN - The first ever international cross-country paragliding competition to be held in Vietnam, the Putaleng XC Open, finished on December 1 in the northern mountainous province of Lai Chau following a fantastic event that left a positive impression on judges, participants, and viewers.