Educational institutions in several provinces and Ho Chi Minh City are encouraging their students and staff not to use single-use plastic water bottles and straws as part of the UN’s global Beat Plastic Pollution campaign.
The Tien Phong Marathon 2019, the 60th of its kind, was held in the southern province of Ba Ria – Vung Tau on March 24.
With around 40 golf courses which have modern designs and meet international standards, Vietnam holds great potential to develop golf tourism.
Distance is no longer a problem for property investors in and around Ho Chi Minh City thanks to improved transport infrastructure.
A high-speed rail route between HCM City and Can Tho will help smoothen passenger and cargo transport in the Mekong Delta, transportation experts have said.
VOV.VN - An international sailing tournament, the Vung Tau Marina Cup, which atract competitors from all over the world, opened in the southern province of Ba Ria - Vung Tau on February 17.
The Phu Quoc Fast Ferry JSC held a ceremony at Cau Da Port in Vung Tau city, Ba Ria-Vung Tau province on February 14, to put into operation a high-speed craft, the Con Dao Express 36, aiming to serve people and tourists on the Vung Tau-Con Dao route and vice versa.
Vietnam is the second cheapest country to retire to this year, according to the Annual Global Retirement Index.
VOV.VN - Vietnam boasts a range of spectacular tourist attractions where young people can enjoy a holiday getaway and pure air during the Lunar New Year festival (Tet).
Four high-speed boats running between HCM City and Con Dao Island in Ba Ria-Vung Tau Province will be launched this year to boost tourism.
Ho Chi Minh City Department of Transport is preparing to launch a bus route connecting Tan Son Nhat Airport to Ba Ria-Vung Tau Province before Tet Holiday.
The Marco Polo container ship, with a capacity of nearly 17,000 TEUs, docked at the Cai Mep International Terminal (CMIT) in the southern province of Ba Ria - Vung Tau on January 11.
VOV.VN - Apart from beautiful beaches, Vung Tau city in the southern province of Vung Tau boasts a number of ideal destinations for visitors to take nice photos.
Two delegations from the High Command of Naval Zone 2 and Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh City on January 5 sailed from Vung Tau city to visit officers and soldiers who are doing their duty on DK1 Platform and Radar Station 590 in Con Dao island district.
Provinces in the southeastern region posted impressive economic figures in 2018, proving themselves an important growth engine of the whole country.
The southern province of Ba Ria – Vung Tau last year attracted many large-scale investment projects, and it is noteworthy that the projects fell in the province’s orientations, according the provincial Department of Planning and Investment.
The southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau will strive for a growth of 9.11% in industrial production in 2019, according to the provincial People’s Committee.
The southern province of Ba Ria – Vung Tau is one of the top three localities in the country in luring investment, especially foreign direct investment (FDI), with total registered capital of US$3.6 billion in 2018.
VOV.VN - Located in Vietnam’s key southern economic region, Ba Ria-Vung Tau is endowed with favorable geographical and natural conditions for tourism development. In addition to its beautiful beaches, Ba Ria-Vung Tau is home to many landmarks, historical relics, and coastal festivals.
The Southern Key Economic Zone needs more robust policies and mechanisms for attracting resources and foreign direct investment (FDI) and enhancing linkages between localities to enable the region to develop faster and sustainably, according to experts.