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Lao

Large cross-border drug trafficking ring raid

Society

Large cross-border drug trafficking ring raid

The Anti-drug Investigation Police Department has coordinated with the customs and border guard forces, as well as the police in Ho Chi Minh City to raid a large drug ring trafficking drugs from Laos to Vietnam, seizing over 60kgs of heroin.

Lao Cai proposes airport in Sapa resort town

Business

Lao Cai proposes airport in Sapa resort town

The People’s Committee of the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai has proposed the Ministry of Transport construct an airport in Sapa with total capital investment of nearly 5.8 trillion VND (252 million USD).

French ambassador highlights growing Vietnam-France ties

Politics

French ambassador highlights growing Vietnam-France ties

French Ambassador to Vietnam Bertrand Lortholary highlighted the relations between Vietnam and France, stressing they have seen substantial progress in multiple fields, during an interview granted to the Vietnam News Agency on the occasion of French Independence Day (July 14).

RoK takes lead in tourist arrivals in Thua Thien-Hue

Travel

RoK takes lead in tourist arrivals in Thua Thien-Hue

Visitors from the Republic of Korea (RoK) accounted for one third of the 1.01 million foreign tourists to the central province of Thua Thien-Hue in the first half of this year, creating the largest market of the province’s tourism sector, statistics show.