Vietnam-Laos border markers upgraded Politics

Vietnam-Laos border markers upgraded

The central province of Thua Thien-Hue has completed the upgrading of the marker system along the Vietnam-Laos border section in the locality, nearly two years ahead of schedule.
Society

Nguyen Dynasty cannon balls found in Hue

A total of 52 cannon balls left over from the time of the Nguyen Dynasty were found at the construction site of the An Cuu River’s embankments in the former imperial city of Hue.
Construction of Cua Viet storm shelter kicks off Society

Construction of Cua Viet storm shelter kicks off

The Quang Tri Department of Agriculture and Rural Development on November 25 began construction of Cua Viet storm shelter for ships and boats in the central province of Quang Tri ’s Trieu Phong district with a total investment of over 104 billion VND.
Environment

Work starts on renovating Hanoi lakes

Work to improve Vuc Lake in the capital’s Long Bien district kicked off on March 14, marking the beginning of a project on inner-city lake protection and preservation proposed by the Hanoi People’s Committee.
Society

Climate change hits the delta

In the last month of the year, daily life is going on as it has been for hundreds of years in Vietnam’s largest delta in the Mekong River basin.
Storm kills at least 19 in single province Society

Storm kills at least 19 in single province

Although storm Mirinae abated late in day on Nov. 2, heavy rains continued falling, causing raging floods in the central province of Phu Yen, claiming at least 19 lives and injuring 16 others.
Society

Red River urban area moves to PM’s desk

A plan to rebuild urban areas along both banks of the Hong (Red) River in Hanoi through 2020 will be submitted to the Prime Minister after receiving the nod from the Hanoi Party Committee conference on July 6.