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Efforts increased to reduce poverty nationwide

Society

Efforts increased to reduce poverty nationwide

At the end of 2017, the percentage of poor households nationwide stood at 6.7, down 1.53 percent compared to the same period the previous year, said Vice Chairman of the Government’s Committee for Ethnic Affairs Phan Van Hung on August 14.

Van Don International Airport welcomes first plane

Business

Van Don International Airport welcomes first plane

The Van Don International Airport in the northern province of Quang Ninh welcomed the first aircraft on the morning of July 11, marking an important milestone in preparations for putting the airport into official operation later this year.

Travex travel fair 2019 to take place in Quang Ninh

Travel

Travex travel fair 2019 to take place in Quang Ninh

The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism has called for local travel agents’ registration for the 2019 ASEAN Tourism Forum Travel Exchange (Travex), which will be held in the northeastern province of Quang Ninh on January 16-18, 2019.

Quang Ninh moves to attract more visitors

Travel

Quang Ninh moves to attract more visitors

The northern province of Quang Ninh, the host of the National Tourism Year 2018, is focusing on four types of tourism products, namely sea and island tourism, cultural and spiritual tourism, community-based tourism, ad border tourism.

More container depots planned

Business

More container depots planned

Vietnam needs about 397-661.5 million USD to develop its inland container depots over the next three years, while funding for the following decade will be about 882-970.2 million USD.