Almost 1,100 voters cast their votes for the 13 th National Assembly and people’s councils at all levels for the 2011-2016 term in the southern coastal province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau on May 7, two weeks earlier than the national date on May 22.

The voters, who are staff, workers and sailors of the Vietsovpetro joint venture enterprise, are allowed to vote ahead of the schedule as they are set to leave the mainland to work on drilling rigs and sea-going vessels.

They left the land for their working places on the same day./.