Households evacuated due to sink hole Environment

Households evacuated due to sink hole

At least six families in Bang Lung Town in northern Bac Kan province were evacuated on January 3 after a sink hole 12 metres long and 20 metres deep appeared near their house on January 2.
Mountainous province urged to develop forest-based economy Politics

Mountainous province urged to develop forest-based economy

Northern Bac Kan province, with the highest rate of forest coverage in the nation, needs to develop forest-based economy into a key sector and a sustainable source of livelihood for local residents in the next five to seven years, said State President Truong Tan Sang.
Society

Workers return from Saudi Arabia

Seven of 20 workers stuck for months in Saudi Arabia returned home on December 28, according to the Consular Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Business

Bac Kan multiplies solutions to support businesses

After several years implementing solutions to improve its business environment, Bac Kan province has proposed more flexible practical measures, and been flexibly implementing programmes and resolutions of the Government to solve difficulties faced by the business community of the province.