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Illegal border crossings discovered in Ha Giangicon
SOCIETY29/07/20200

Illegal border crossings discovered in Ha Giang

Border soldiers and police in northern mountainous province of Ha Giang on Monday caught three groups of people trying to illegally enter China.

 
Ha Giang province captured through lens of photographersicon

Ha Giang province captured through lens of photographers

TRAVEL
26/06/2020

A number of beautiful images of the Nho Que river at sunset, Quan Ba town, and the Ma Pi Leng pass are among the impressive images captured by foreign photographers during their visits to Ha Giang.

Vietnamese locations receive praise from international media outletsicon

Vietnamese locations receive praise from international media outlets

TRAVEL
22/06/2020

Travel magazine Travel + Leisure has lavished praise on Vietnam's “gorgeous” beaches and “insanely good food”, all of which serve to make Vietnam a great post-COVID-19 destination, 

Ha Giang suffers losses worth VND600 million due to heavy rainsicon

Ha Giang suffers losses worth VND600 million due to heavy rains

SOCIETY
17/06/2020

One person has died and dozens of houses have damaged in two days of heavy rain and thunder in the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang, provincial authorities have said.

Vietnamese locations named among best backpacker spots by Hostelworldicon

Vietnamese locations named among best backpacker spots by Hostelworld

TRAVEL
10/06/2020

Ha Giang, Quang Binh, Ninh Binh, Ha Long, and Quy Nhon of Vietnam have all been featured among the best global backpacker destinations for 2020, according to recent rankings published by Hostelworld.

Images of playful children on stone plateau in Ha Giangicon

Images of playful children on stone plateau in Ha Giang

PHOTOS
01/06/2020

Whilst cheerful children tend to be the centre of attention for many photographers, a range of elegant pictures can be snapped to preserve precious childhood memories.

Vietnam’s beauty revealed through the lens of foreign photographersicon

Vietnam’s beauty revealed through the lens of foreign photographers

PHOTOS
27/05/2020

It is normal for landscape photos taken from high above to leave a positive impression on viewers, so with that in mind, let’s take a look at some amazing photos snapped across Vietnam by international photographers:

A happy ending for a dog and its ethnic minority ownericon

A happy ending for a dog and its ethnic minority owner

SOCIETY
23/05/2020

A video of a Mong ethnic elderly woman in the northern province of Ha Giang crying as she was forced to sell her beloved dog to make ends meet has recently gone viral on Facebook and moved many viewers to tears.

Drum dance of the Giayicon

Drum dance of the Giay

YOUR VIETNAM
04/05/2020

Of the ethnic groups who live in Ha Giang province, the Giay are clustered mainly in Tat Nga hamlet, Meo Vac district. Recent socio-economic development has made their life easier but has not changed their traditional culture.

Lockdown order in Dong Van township, Ta Kha hamlet liftedicon

Lockdown order in Dong Van township, Ta Kha hamlet lifted

SOCIETY
23/04/2020

Ha Giang on April 23 decided to lift the lockdown order on Dong Van township and Ta Kha hamlet in Pho Bang township in Dong Van district, based on positive developments of the COVID-19 pandemic in the province.

More areas in Ha Giang locked down due to COVID-19icon

More areas in Ha Giang locked down due to COVID-19

SOCIETY
23/04/2020

Ha Giang decided to lock down Ta Kha hamlet in Dong Van district’s Pho Bang township and Thanh Thuy commune’s health station in Vi Xuyen district from April 22 to prevent the spread of the COVID-19.

Ha Giang’s Dong Van township locked down to prevent COVID-19 spreadicon

Ha Giang’s Dong Van township locked down to prevent COVID-19 spread

SOCIETY
23/04/2020

The whole of Dong Van township in the district of the same name in the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang has been locked down since 9am on April 22, as an urgent COVID-19 prevention and control measure.

Whirlwinds, hailstorms cause serious damage to northern Vietnamicon

Whirlwinds, hailstorms cause serious damage to northern Vietnam

SOCIETY
04/03/2020

One person was killed in Ha Giang while 14 others were injured in Ha Giang and Yen Bai provinces as of 16:00 on March 3, according to the central steering committee for natural disaster prevention.

Clearing the country of bombs, bit by biticon

Clearing the country of bombs, bit by bit

SOCIETY
17/01/2020

Tet (Lunar New Year) is an important time of year for every Vietnamese person worldwide, but it's that little bit more special for Lu Van Phong and his family this year.

Northern region braced for incoming cold spellicon

Northern region braced for incoming cold spell

SOCIETY
08/01/2020

Areas throughout the north of the country, including the capital Hanoi, are bracing themselves for a cold snap which is forecast to arrive from January 11, according to forecasts made by the National Centre for Hydro-meteorological Forecasting.

Ha Giang peaks in top 20 dream destinationsicon

Ha Giang peaks in top 20 dream destinations

VIDEO
07/01/2020

A booking spurt on Hostelworld places mountainous province Ha Giang in northern Vietnam among the 20 hottest travel destinations next year.

New Year celebrations of Giay ethnic peopleicon

New Year celebrations of Giay ethnic people

YOUR VIETNAM
31/12/2019

The Giay ethnic group live mainly in the northern mountainous provinces of Lao Cai, Ha Giang, Lai Chau, and Cao Bang.

Human rights in remote areasicon

Human rights in remote areas

SOCIETY
14/12/2019

Ha Giang province is home to 22 ethnic minorities. Due to the rugged terrain and harsh climate, local people's lives are still extremely difficult.