Dong Ho marsh in Ha Tien (Source: VNA)
 
Kien Giang (VNA) - A photo exhibition themed “Ha Tien – Land and People” is underway in Ha Tien town, the southern province of Kien Giang from October 31 - November 4.

The event is part of activities to welcome the announcement of the National Assembly Standing Committee’s Resolution on the establishment of My Duc ward and Ha Tien city in the province.

On display are 150 photos featuring Ha Tien in the past and at present, achievements made by Ha Tien town over time, thereby depicting efforts of its authorities and people over the past two decades, especially those made during renewal and integration period.

Ha Tien is home to a number of scenic spots such as To Chau, Da Dung, Binh San, Thach Dong and De Liem mountains, Loc Tri beach and Hai Tac island with many pristine islets.

Under the National Assembly Standing Committee’s Resolution, which takes effect from November 1, 2018, the city has a total area of 100.49 sq.km with a population of 81,576 people, and My Duc ward covers 16.96 sq.km and accommodates 9,108 residents. -VNA