Ha Long City

Update news Ha Long City

 VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnam’s leading travel operator Saigontourist will welcome 4,500 foreign passengers and crew members on three luxury cruise ships touring Vietnam this October.

Hue provides free wifi services

VietNamNet Bridge – People in the former imperial city of Hue will be provided with free wifi in the administrative area of the city and tourism spots as part of a six month pilot programme, starting from September 22.

Deadly king cobras found on bus

 VietNamNet Bridge – Traffic police in the northern province of Quang Ninh seized two live king cobras from luggage on a bus in Ha Long City late yesterday, Aug 22.

Sweden eyes mining deals in Viet Nam

 VietNamNet Bridge – Sweden's top mining companies are keen to develop long-term partnerships in Viet Nam, according to a seminar hosted by the mining industry last Friday.

Breeding of bears no longer profitable

 VietNamNet Bridge – With the price of bear bile gradually falling from VND200,000 per cubic centimeter to the present VND15,000-20,000 cubic centimeter, thousands of bears are currently being bred just like pigs, as they no longer seem profitable.

Pangolins headed for dinner table

 VietNamNet Bridge – Authorities in the northern province of Quang Ninh have caught red-handed two men trying to smuggle 137 rare and protected pangolins into China in two vehicles.

Ha Long City to host film festival

 VietNamNet Bridge – The 18th National Film Festival will be held in the northern province Quang Ninh's Ha Long City from October 11-15.

Ha Long City to host 18th Vietnamese Film Fest

 VietNamNet Bridge – The 18th Vietnamese Film Festival will take place in Ha Long City in the northern province of Quang Ninh from October 11 to 15.

Quang Ninh says yes to $2 billion hi-tech complex

 VietNamNet Bridge – The People's Committee of northern Quang Ninh Province has given the nod to co-operation between Thailand and Viet Nam in building a high-technology industrial complex.

Carnival to light up Ha Long City

VietNamNet Bridge – The Ha Long Carnival on Saturday night will transform the city in the northern province of Quang Ninh into a colourful destination.