Border trade up in Lao Cai province Business

Border trade up in Lao Cai province

The northern province of Lao Cai has recorded vibrant import and export activities via border gates with China in January, posting 49.5 million USD in turnover from January 1 - 29.
PM inspects Tuyen Quang - Phu Tho expressway project Politics

PM inspects Tuyen Quang - Phu Tho expressway project

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh on January 25 inspected the progress of a 40.2-km expressway project connecting the two northern provinces of Tuyen Quang and Phu Tho, which is funded with the central and local budgets.
NA Chairman pays pre-Tet visit to northern border province of Lao Cai Politics

NA Chairman pays pre-Tet visit to northern border province of Lao Cai

Chairman of the National Assembly Vuong Dinh Hue on January 16 visited and presented gifts to social policy beneficiaries, poor households, and disadvantaged labourers and soldiers in Bat Xat district in the northern border province of Lao Cai, ahead of the Tet (Lunar New Year) festival - the most important and longest of Vietnamese in a year.
NA Chairman pays pre-Tet visit to northern mountainous province Politics

NA Chairman pays pre-Tet visit to northern mountainous province

Lao Cai boasts potential to become a growth pole and a tourism centre of the northern midland and mountainous region, National Assembly Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue said at a working session with local officials as part of his pre-Tet visit to the province on January 15.
Lao Cai resumes travel through border gate with China Business

Lao Cai resumes travel through border gate with China

A ceremony marking the resumption of travel across the border was held at the Lao Cai - Hekou international border gate in the northern border province of Lao Cai on January 8, after three years of hiatus caused by COVID-19.
Lao Cai grows in appeal as winter arrives Destinations

Lao Cai grows in appeal as winter arrives

Every season in Lao Cai can be considered a season of tourism, but winter in the northern mountainous province adds to the beauty of the local surroundings because of the unique charm of white snow in a tropical land.
Snowy Sa Pa attracts crowds Travel

Snowy Sa Pa attracts crowds

Snowfall appearing on the top of Mount Fansipan, a rare phenomenon in a tropical country like Vietnam, attracted a large number of both domestic and international tourists to the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai on December 29.
Snow covers top of Mount Fansipan Videos

Snow covers top of Mount Fansipan

Heavy rains mixed with snow occurred on Mount Fansipan in Sa Pa township, the northern province of Lao Cai, in early morning of December 28, covering the top of the highest mountain in Indochina at an altitude of 2,800m.
Snow covers top of Mount Fansipan Environment

Snow covers top of Mount Fansipan

Heavy rains mixed with snow occurred on Mount Fansipan in Sa Pa township, the northern province of Lao Cai, in early morning of December 28, covering the top of the highest mountain in Indochina at an altitude of 2,800m.
Hoarfrost blanketing top of Mount Fansipan Society

Hoarfrost blanketing top of Mount Fansipan

As temperatures plummet to below zero Celsius, hoarfrost has blanketed the top of Mount Fansipan - the highest peak in Indochina and sitting in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai.
Lao Cai promoting ecological museum model associated with tourism Travel

Lao Cai promoting ecological museum model associated with tourism

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has developed a plan to build ecological museum models in an attempt to preserve cultural heritages in ethnic minority communities in association with tourism. With over 90 percent of its population being Tay ethnic minority people, Nghia Do commune in Bao Yen district, Lao Cai province, has been selected to promote the model.
Lao Cai: hoarfrost appears on Fansipan Mountain Environment

Lao Cai: hoarfrost appears on Fansipan Mountain

As temperatures are plummeting to below zero degree Celsius on November 6, a thin layer of hoarfrost has covered the top of Mount Fansipan – the highest peak in Indochina – in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai.