Ninh Binh, Thanh Hoa to offer joint tourism programme

Ninh Binh and Thanh Hoa local authorities have been working on a joint tourism programme to lure more visitors as they both have possessed great natural and historical values, the Nhan Dan (People) online newspaper reported.
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Trang An seeks world natural heritage status

As many as 300 delegates to the UNESCO World Congress, ambassadors from 30 countries and territories, and guests on Aug. 21 visited the ecotourism region of Trang An, ancient citadel of Hoa Lu and Bai Dinh temple in Ninh Binh province.

First patriarch of Vietnam Buddhism commemorated

The Vietnam Buddhist Sangha Central Committee (VBSCC) hosted a solemn ceremony in Hanoi on Mar. 17 to commemorate the 1,000 th death anniversary of Imperial Councillor Khuong Viet, the first supreme patriarch of Vietnamese Buddhism.