Seven must-see destinations in Sa Pa  ​ Travel

Seven must-see destinations in Sa Pa ​

Sa Pa township in the northern province of Lao Cai stands 1,600 meters above the sea level. The cool weather and the pristine beauty of natural scenes are among the most attractive things in Sa Pa, making it a popular resort area in the north of Vietnam.
Leader pays tribute to fallen soldiers Politics

Leader pays tribute to fallen soldiers

Activities have been held nationwide to pay tribute to those who sacrificed for the cause of the national revolution. They took place on the occasion of War Invalids and Martyrs Day (July 27).
Fansipan peak found to be 4m higher than old measurement Environment

Fansipan peak found to be 4m higher than old measurement

The height of the Fansipan peak in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai, the highest mountain in Indochina, was actually 3,147.3 metres, according to the Department of Survey Mapping and Geographic Information under the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment.
Nearly 81,000 people visits Sa Pa on holiday Travel

Nearly 81,000 people visits Sa Pa on holiday

Sa Pa district in the mountainous province of Lao Cai welcomed a record of close to 81,000 visitors during the five-day national holiday from April 27 to May 1, up 18 percent from the same period last year.
Sa Pa tourism enjoys good start in New Year Travel

Sa Pa tourism enjoys good start in New Year

Sa Pa town in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai welcomed more than 77,000 visitors in the nine-day Lunar New Year holiday from February 2-10, up 17 percent over the same time in 2018, including 7,600 foreign tourists.
Thanh Hoa approves 1.46 million USD for dyke repairs Environment

Thanh Hoa approves 1.46 million USD for dyke repairs

The People’s Committee of north central Thanh Hoa province has approved a 34.2 billion VND project (1.46 million USD) for repairs on the dyke system along Ma River, which has sustained serious damage after storms and flooding over recent years.
Hanoi: More gov’t funding needed for historic relic restoration Society

Hanoi: More gov’t funding needed for historic relic restoration

Though governmental funding for cultural promotion in Hanoi has expanded over the years, it has failed to meet the need for the preservation of thousands of local historical relics, intangible cultural heritages and traditional festivals, heard a conference in the capital on July 23.