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Discovering Vietnam’s largest rose valley in Sa Pa

Discovering Vietnam’s largest rose valley in Sa Pa

VOV.VN - A rose valley belonging to the Sun World Fansipan Legend tourist area in the town of Sa Pa in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai, has been recognised as the largest of its kind nationwide by Guinness Records Vietnam.

Wonderful Sa Pa seen amid white clouds

Wonderful Sa Pa seen amid white clouds

VOV.VN - Each spring and summer marks the arrival of groups of visitors to the cultural town of Sa Pa in the northern province of Lao Cai as new arrivals seek to snap beautiful photos of the town amid cloudy conditions.

Tourism stimulus programme launched in Sa Pa

Tourism stimulus programme launched in Sa Pa

The People's Committee of Sa Pa township in northern Lao Cai province has cooperated with the Sa Pa Tourism Association and the Fansipan Cable Car Service Co. Ltd. to kick off a tourism stimulus programme.

Vietnam Red Cross Society offers relief to hailstorm-hit provinces

Vietnam Red Cross Society offers relief to hailstorm-hit provinces

The Vietnam Red Cross Society (VNRC) Central Committee said on April 24 that it has decided to offer a relief package worth over VND270 million (US$11,700) in cash and kind to victims affected by recent hailstorms in the northern mountainous provinces of Dien Bien, Lao Cai and Lai Chau.

Exporters urged to prioritise containing COVID-19

Exporters urged to prioritise containing COVID-19

The Ministry of Industry and Trade’s Agency for Foreign Trade has urged firms that export goods to China to give the highest priority to preventing the COVID-19 pandemic from spreading further and ensuring the safety of their workers and the public.

Exports of some farm produce via Lao Cai border gate surge in Q1

Exports of some farm produce via Lao Cai border gate surge in Q1

Exports of several kinds of farm produce to China via Lao Cai border gate (the northern border province of Lao Cai) increased in the first quarter of this year despite the COVID-19 pandemic, said deputy head of the border gate’s customs branch Tran Anh Tu on April 1.

Public capital disbursement improves in first two months

Public capital disbursement improves in first two months

Almost VND34.75 trillion (US$1.49 billion) of public investment capital was disbursed in the first two months of 2020, equivalent to 7.38% of the year’s plan and nearly doubling the value and progress in the same period last year.

NGO, Australian man support newborn care in Yen Bai

NGO, Australian man support newborn care in Yen Bai

Non-governmental organisation VinaCapital Foundation and an Australian sponsor on February 28 presented medical equipment worth nearly 250 million VND (10,600 USD) to the healthcare centre of Van Yen district in the northern mountainous province of Yen Bai, to help care for newborn babies.

Northern region braced for period of cold weather

Northern region braced for period of cold weather

VOV.VN - Areas throughout the north of the country, including Hanoi, are bracing themselves for the impending arrival of a cold snap which is forecast to hit several regions on February 16, according to the National Centre for Hydro-meteorological Forecasting.

Ministries seek new export markets for farm produce

Ministries seek new export markets for farm produce

Authorities in China’s Guangxi province have decided to extend the closure of border gates and continue to suspend the trading of goods by individuals until the end of February, according to the Consulate General of Vietnam in Guangxi province.