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President pays pre-Tet visit to Coast Guard Zone 3

Politics

President pays pre-Tet visit to Coast Guard Zone 3

President Tran Dai Quang praised the role played by the coast guard force in protecting national sovereignty over sea and islands during a pre-Tet visit to the Coast Guard Zone 3 High Command in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau on January 30.

Con Dao airport set for upgrade

Business

Con Dao airport set for upgrade

The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) has approved a 5.2 trillion VND (230 million USD) plan to upgrade Con Dao Island’s airport in the southern coastal province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau.

Foreign sailor severely injured at sea rescued

Society

Foreign sailor severely injured at sea rescued

The Regional Maritime Search and Rescue Coordination Centre No. 3 on December 9 took a foreign sailor seriously injured on board a Panama-flagged cargo ship off Vietnam’s territorial waters to hospital for treatment.