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Copper production at the country’s largest mineicon
BUSINESS05/05/20210

Copper production at the country’s largest mine

During the holidays, workers at Sin Quyen and Tang Loong copper smelting factory in Lao Cai have still been on duty to manufacture and provide tonnes of 99.9% purity copper for electrical appliance production factories across the country.

 
New crop keeps families togethericon

New crop keeps families together

SOCIETY
10/04/2021

A light rain falls early on a cool spring morning. The field of ramie (a type of nettle with fibrous stems) in Dong Ve Village seems fresher from the moisture.

Ha Nhi ethnic people remember the deadicon

Ha Nhi ethnic people remember the dead

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
08/04/2021

The Ha Nhi ethnic people in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai have for long treasured the long-standing tradition of visiting graves of their relatives to pay respect for the loved ones.

Can Cau – largest buffalo market in Vietnam’s northwesticon

Can Cau – largest buffalo market in Vietnam’s northwest

TRAVEL
24/03/2021

The largest buffalo market in Vietnam’s northwestern region convenes every Saturday morning in Can Cau Village, Si Ma Cai District, Lao Cai Province.

Doctor brings medical advancements to disadvantaged provinceicon

Doctor brings medical advancements to disadvantaged province

SOCIETY
03/03/2021

Nguyen Thi Hang, a teacher of Tan An 1 Primary School in the northern province of Lao Cai left a thank you note before leaving the Urology Surgery Department of Lao Cai Province General Hospital.

Pho hong, a must-try dish in Bac Haicon

Pho hong, a must-try dish in Bac Ha

TRAVEL
24/01/2021

I’ve known about pho hong (pink pho) in the northwestern province of Lao Cai’s Bac Ha Town for a long time but only recently got a chance to try it.

24 hours to capture Y Ty in snowicon

24 hours to capture Y Ty in snow

TRAVEL
18/01/2021

It was just a call from my friends in a photography group. Snow was supposed to be falling on Y Ty and everyone was heading there.

Tourists rush to northern commune to snap photos with snowicon

Tourists rush to northern commune to snap photos with snow

SOCIETY
13/01/2021

Many tourists have spent millions of VND over recent days travelling to Y Ty commune in Bat Xat district of Lao Cai province in order to experience snow for the first time in their life.

White snow transforms Y Ty Commune into European-style villageicon

White snow transforms Y Ty Commune into European-style village

TRAVEL
12/01/2021

With white snow falling on many roads throughout Y Ty Commune in Bat Xat District of Lao Cai province, local residents were reminded of beautiful images of Europe, although this was the first time in living memory that snow has come to the area.

Gold season in Bac Ha rice paddiesicon

Gold season in Bac Ha rice paddies

TRAVEL
19/10/2020

Paddies in Bac Ha District in the northern province of Lao Cai is entering rice harvesting season, making it an attractive destination for visitors.

Music in wedding ritual of Red Dao in Lao Cai provinceicon

Music in wedding ritual of Red Dao in Lao Cai province

YOUR VIETNAM
15/09/2020

For the Red Dao, a ceremonial music band is an important part of happy events such as wedding ceremonies. The cheerful sound of clarinets and drums expresses the joy of the bride, bridegroom, and their guests.

Season of ripening rice in Y Ty Communeicon

Season of ripening rice in Y Ty Commune

TRAVEL
14/09/2020

The border commune of Y Ty, in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai, is well-known as an ideal place to enjoy the dazzling beauty of terraced paddy fields and clouds 

Lao Cai market coloured with brocade productsicon

Lao Cai market coloured with brocade products

TRAVEL
11/09/2020

A brocade market in the mountainous area of Lao Cai Province has attracted lots of visitors thanks to its colourful products.

Prime Minister orders investigation into school gate collapse that killed 3icon

Prime Minister orders investigation into school gate collapse that killed 3

SOCIETY
08/09/2020

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has extended his condolences to the families of three children killed by a school gate collapse that also injured three others at a primary school in Lao Cai Province on Monday.

Yellow season arrives in Vietnam's northwestern regionicon

Yellow season arrives in Vietnam's northwestern region

TRAVEL
07/09/2020

Autumn has arrived and brought the best season in the northwestern region. The forests, mountains and terraced rice fields are covered with a new brilliant bright yellow coat.

Seo My Ty – An oasis in mid airicon

Seo My Ty – An oasis in mid air

TRAVEL
30/08/2020

Several years ago, Seo My Ty village, also known as Seo, in Ta Van commune was still a strange place even for people in Sapa town. 

The enticing sights and sounds of a mountainous marketicon

The enticing sights and sounds of a mountainous market

TRAVEL
24/08/2020

Though not as busy as Sa Pa Market or Bac Ha Market, Can Cau Market in Si Ma Cai District, the northern province of Lao Cai, has its own unique features that have existed for hundreds of years among locals.

Northwestern golden season comes callingicon

Northwestern golden season comes calling

TRAVEL
15/08/2020

The most beautiful time of year in the northwestern mountains is slowly beginning and as the terraced rice fields ripen, the region is draped in a changing colourful blanket day by day.