Boosting investment in Lai Chau ginseng Society

Boosting investment in Lai Chau ginseng

Lai Chau ginseng - a species that is especially rare in Vietnam and the world - is endemic to northern mountainous Lai Chau province. Investment in the sustainable development of the herb is of interest to ministries, branches, and specialised agencies.
President attends festival of great national unity in Lai Chau Society

President attends festival of great national unity in Lai Chau

President Nguyen Xuan Phuc attended the festival of great national unity in communes of Khong Lao, Muong So, Hoang Then in Phong Tho district, the northern mountainous province of Lai Chau on November 11, on the occasion of the 92nd anniversary of Traditional Day of Vietnam Fatherland Front (November 18).
Vietnamese teenager tricked to work in Cambodia rescued Society

Vietnamese teenager tricked to work in Cambodia rescued

Border guards in the northern border province of Lai Chau announced that they have coordinated with their counterparts in the southwestern province of Tay Ninh and Blue Dragon Children's Foundation to successfully rescue a teenager who was tricked to work in Cambodia.
The glass bridge in Lai Chau - a magnet for thrill seekers Travel

The glass bridge in Lai Chau - a magnet for thrill seekers

Rong May (Cloud Dragon) Glass Bridge is described as a “fairyland wonder” thanks to its glass-bottomed skywalk system installed at an altitude of 2,300 metres above sea level in Son Binh commune of Tam Duong district, in the northern mountainous province of Lai Chau.
Lai Chau mountainous province upgrades markets to preserve ethnic culture Society

Lai Chau mountainous province upgrades markets to preserve ethnic culture

Lai Chau mountainous province is investing in upgrading and renovating its typical mountain markets with an aim to draw in fresh tourism numbers. The idea is to also help smooth out market operations, increase goods traded to improve the economy, and ease spiritual lives to help promote markets and their unique cultural identities.
Hau Doong festival of Giay ethnic group Culture - Sports

Hau Doong festival of Giay ethnic group

For the Giay ethnic people in the northern mountainous province of Lai Chau, the land, forest, and rivers have their own gods. The forest god is the most sacred deity, protecting villagers in their daily life.
Na Khuong water wheels – unique cultural feature of north-western region Destinations

Na Khuong water wheels – unique cultural feature of north-western region

Giant water wheels in Na Khuong village, Tam Duong district in Lai Chau province, some 30 kilometres southeast of Lai Chau city, operate around the clock delivering fresh water to lush paddy fields by the Nam Mu River. Built by skilful hands of local Thai ethnic minority people, the wheels create a unique tourist attraction in the pristine mountains and forests of the north-western region.
Pristine beauty of the watering wheels dots Na Khuong horizon Travel

Pristine beauty of the watering wheels dots Na Khuong horizon

- Giant watering wheels in Na Khuong village, Tam Duong district in Lai Chau province, some 30 kilometres southeast of Lai Chau city, operate around the clock delivering fresh water to lush paddy fields by the Nam Mu River. Built by skillful hands of local Thai ethnic minority people, they are not only irrigation facilities but also a symbol, a unique cultural identity of the Thai ethnic minority
Workshop seeks to boost Lai Chau’s tea exports Business

Workshop seeks to boost Lai Chau’s tea exports

The Middle East, North Africa and South Africa are potential markets for tea products from Lai Chau province but their export is still modest due to a lack of information on each other and effective connections, Deputy Foreign Minister Pham Quang Hieu has said.
Lai Chau developing cultivation area for medicinal crops Business

Lai Chau developing cultivation area for medicinal crops

Farmers on Sin Ho Plateau in the northern mountainous province of Lai Chau have shifted from inefficient crops to the cultivation of key medicinal crops. Agricultural processing facilities have been gradually set up locally, bringing high economic value for farmers.