Society

Over 33 million USD for poverty alleviation in Ha Giang

Thirty communes in five districts in the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang will benefit from a 33 million USD poverty reduction project, according to Nguyen Minh Tien, Vice Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee.
Business

Ha Giang seeks to boost tourism industry

Ha Giang provincial People's Committee has recently approved the master plan for tourism development in the province to 2020 and orientation towards 2030, the Vietnam Business Forum Magazine (VBF) reported.
Rammasun-hit localities endeavour to fix damage Society

Rammasun-hit localities endeavour to fix damage

At least 24 people have lost their lives to landslides, flash flood triggered by prolonged torrential rains and strong winds as a result of typhoon Rammasun that swept through northern mountainous provinces last week.
Environment

Ha Giang works to prevent forest fires

The People’s Committee of the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang has sent a notice directing local cities and districts to proactively take measures to prevent and fight forest fires.
Travel

Terraced fields, ladders to heaven appealing to tourists

The magnificent terraced rice fields, also called ladders to the heaven, with ripening paddy grains of ethnic minority people in Yen Bai province’s Mu Cang Chai district or Ha Giang province’s Hoang Su Phi district have attracted a large number of tourists, tour operators said.
Destinations

Ha Giang posses way to Heaven's Gate

In my eyes, Ha Giang, the northernmost province of Vietnam , is the most attractive destination in the country, with the rocky plateau at Dong Van, the love market at Khau Vai, Heaven's Gate over the Quan Ba Pass and the friendly, colourful ethnic groups.
Northern provinces hit by floods, rains Environment

Northern provinces hit by floods, rains

Heavy rains and floods as consequences from Rumbia, the third tropical storm of the year heading to Vietnam, have claimed one life and caused property damage to three northern provinces of Dien Bien, Ha Giang and Thai Nguyen.
Ha Giang urged to care for human resources Politics

Ha Giang urged to care for human resources

Truong Tan Sang, Politburo member and permanent member of the Party Central Committee Secretariat, has urged the Ha Giang administration to focus on young generation in its personnel plan.
Society

Off-road tours offer rocky path

The northern mountainous region is one of the country's most beloved destinations for local and international travellers, but if you want real adventure, you should visit the area on an off-road motorbike tour.