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Final segment of Noi Bai-Lao Cai highway opened to traffic

Society

Final segment of Noi Bai-Lao Cai highway opened to traffic

The first two lanes of the last remaining segment of the Noi Bai-Lao Cai Expressway, from Binh Minh ward in the bordering northern city of Lao Cai to the Kim Thanh International Border Gate - the gateway to China’s Yunnan province - opened to traffic on May 18.

Vietnamese, Chinese armies to promote border links

Politics

Vietnamese, Chinese armies to promote border links

The armies of Vietnam and China should enhance their comprehensive cooperation, especially border exchanges, to forge closer friendship and solidarity between the two nations, said Vietnamese Defence Minister General Phung Quang Thanh.

PM supports proposed Vietnam-Yunnan direct flight

Society

PM supports proposed Vietnam-Yunnan direct flight

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has expressed his support to the Chinese province of Yunnan ’s proposal to launch a direct flight to Vietnam and build a cross-border economic cooperation zone, a joint project with the northern border province of Lao Cai.

Upgraded railway speeds up domestic travel

Society

Upgraded railway speeds up domestic travel

Travelling by railway from Hanoi to the northwest province of Lao Cai now takes 40 less minutes than it used to, thanks to a project on upgrading the Yen Vien-Lao Cai railway, which had the first phase completed on April 25.