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Con Dao national park’s old trees seek national heritage recognition

Con Dao national park’s old trees seek national heritage recognition

The management board of the Con Dao National Park in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau has sent a dossier to the Vietnam Association for Conservation of Nature and Environment (VACNE), asking for the recognition of its three ancient trees as Vietnam heritage trees.

Provinces spend big on new rural development

Provinces spend big on new rural development

Nearly VND5.2 trillion (US$229.3 million) will be spent on building new-style rural areas in the southern province of Ba Ria – Vung Tau in 2018-2020, heard a conference in the locality on December 26.

Community advised to keep vigilant on dengue

Community advised to keep vigilant on dengue

Despite a recent sharp fall in the number of dengue cases, the community should not neglect preventive measures against the epidemics, warned the Department of Preventive Medicine under the Ministry of Health.

Top 10 largest seaports in Vietnam

Top 10 largest seaports in Vietnam

VOV.VN - Vietnam has 49 seaports including 10 large-scale ports, which help accelerate the country’s economic development and international integration process, according to the Ministry of Transport.

Ministry finds no proof of alleged pepper price scam

Ministry finds no proof of alleged pepper price scam

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has not found evidence supporting accusations by the Vietnam’s Pepper Association (VPA) of price manipulation by foreign traders in the pepper market.

Second-home warms war invalids’ heart

Second-home warms war invalids’ heart

Long Dat care centre for war invalids in Long Hai district, Ba Ria-Vung Tau province is considered as the second-home of war invalids nationwide.

In photos: Upside Down House in southern Vietnam

In photos: Upside Down House in southern Vietnam

VOV.VN - The Upside Down House in the southern Vietnam port city of Vung Tau is the country’s quirkiest and funniest tourist attraction for all ages and generations, says the Vnexpress Online Newspaper.

Thuy Trang cycles for environment in Vung Tau

Thuy Trang cycles for environment in Vung Tau

VOV.VN - Miss Beach 2016 Pham Thuy Trang took part in community activities in response to the World Environment Day (June 5) themed ‘Connecting People to Nature’, in the southern city of Vung Tau.

Smart-card toll collection begins

Smart-card toll collection begins

The Vietnam Expressway Corporation (VEC) began a new system of collecting tolls using smart cards on the HCM City-Long Thanh-Dau Giay Expressway, which connects HCM City and Dong Nai province, on May 15.

New express ship to ply HCMC-Vung Tau route

New express ship to ply HCMC-Vung Tau route

Green Technology Co. will put into service an express ship plying the route between HCMC and Vung Tau next month after completing construction of the ship on March 15, said the company’s leader.

Yen, Trang win Chinese chess tournament

Yen, Trang win Chinese chess tournament

Nguyen Hoang Yen of HCM City won the title in the women’s standard category of the National Chinese Chess Championships in Vung Tau City on February 21.