Snow covers northern mountainous areas Environment

Snow covers northern mountainous areas

Low temperature along with drizzle and high humidity caused snowfall in many mountainous areas in the north such as O Quy Ho (Lao Cai), Cao Ma (Ha Giang), and Mau Son (Lang Son).

Lang Son all set for summer

The northern province of Lang Son will hold the Mau Son Summer Tourism Festival at the eponymous tourism site in Cao Loc and Loc Binh districts on May 17.

Freeze hits kids, kills livestock

Prolonged icy weather has seen large numbers of people hospitalised and killed hundreds of buffalo and cows through exposure in northern mountain provinces while additional cold spells have been forecast for the area this month.

Mau Son Mountain covered with ice and snow

Ice and snow covered the tourism resort of Mau Son mountain in the northern mountainous province of Lang Son in the early morning of Dec. 16 as outdoor temperature in this area plunged to minus 0.8 degree Celsius.