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Quang Ninh’s largest freshwater lake dries upicon
SOCIETY03/08/20200

Quang Ninh’s largest freshwater lake dries up

The largest freshwater lake in the northern province of Quang Ninh has seen the lowest water level for nearly 40 years.

 
Quang Ninh sets up 74 checkpoints to prevent illegal border crossingsicon

Quang Ninh sets up 74 checkpoints to prevent illegal border crossings

SOCIETY
28/07/2020

Hundreds of border guards, in addition to eight mobile teams, have been placed on duty around the clock to monitor 74 border checkpoints across major border routes in an effort to prevent future illegal border crossings.

Quang Ninh faces record water shortageicon

Quang Ninh faces record water shortage

SOCIETY
23/07/2020

Quang Ninh Province has reported record water shortages in major lakes and reservoirs in Co To Island and Yen Lap, the largest reservoir in Quang Ninh.

Ha Long Bay halves entrance fees for tourists on overnight boatsicon

Ha Long Bay halves entrance fees for tourists on overnight boats

TRAVEL
13/07/2020

Quang Ninh People's Committee has approved a 50 percent reduction in the entrance fees to local destinations for tourists that use overnight boats.

Ha Long tour boats at risk of closing due to lack of customersicon

Ha Long tour boats at risk of closing due to lack of customers

TRAVEL
09/07/2020

Many tour boats in Ha Long Bay may have to close and go bankrupt, said Chairman of Quang Ninh People Committee Nguyen Van Thang at a meeting session with the provincial people's council.

Ha Long Bay’s entrance fees reinvested to help infrastructureicon

Ha Long Bay’s entrance fees reinvested to help infrastructure

BUSINESS
09/07/2020

Around $108.7 million sourced from the State budget, private donors and Ha Long Bay’s entrance fees will be invested this year in building 57 new pieces of infrastructure in Ha Long city, the northern province of Quang Ninh.

US magazine lists Ha Long Bay among world’s 50 most beautiful natural wondersicon

US magazine lists Ha Long Bay among world’s 50 most beautiful natural wonders

TRAVEL
06/07/2020

Ha Long Bay in the northern coastal province of Quang Ninh has been named amongst the 50 most beautiful natural wonders on Earth selected by US-based magazine Insider.

Discovering the wild nature of Ba Mun Islandicon

Discovering the wild nature of Ba Mun Island

TRAVEL
04/07/2020

Located in Bai Tu Long Bay in the northern province of Quang Ninh, Ba Mun Island is a gem home to diverse species of animals and plants of Bai Tu Long National Park.

Cliff fall turns into fight for survivalicon

Cliff fall turns into fight for survival

SOCIETY
02/07/2020

For many people, chances of survival are slim after a fall off a cliff. But something extraordinary happened to a man named Đ.B.B., hailing from northern Quang Ninh Province.

15-year-old swimmer beats star Anh Vien's recordicon

15-year-old swimmer beats star Anh Vien's record

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
25/06/2020

The 400m medley swimming record set by Vietnam's top female swimmer Nguyen Thi Anh Vien in 2011 was broken by 15-year-old Vo Thi My Tien at the National Age Group Swimming Championship 2020 

Tracing waste a new approach for communitiesicon

Tracing waste a new approach for communities

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
24/06/2020

Once a bag of garbage is thrown away, what actually happens to it is a mystery to many. 

Thousands enthusiastic about Yoga Day in Ha Longicon

Thousands enthusiastic about Yoga Day in Ha Long

PHOTOS
23/06/2020

Up to 3,000 yogis took part in a co-performance in Ha Long City in the northern province of Quang Ninh on June 21 to celebrate the sixth International Yoga Day.

Three killed in a bus-container truck collision in Quang Ninhicon

Three killed in a bus-container truck collision in Quang Ninh

SOCIETY
18/06/2020

A container truck collided with a bus head-on in northern coastal Quang Ninh Province on Wednesday night, killing three people.

Tropical depression likely to develop into typhoon upon entering East Seaicon

Tropical depression likely to develop into typhoon upon entering East Sea

SOCIETY
11/06/2020

A tropical low pressure currently located off the coast of the Philippines is forecast to move into the East Sea over the next two to three days before strengthening into a typhoon.

Waste management projects line up to address Vietnam’s white pollutionicon

Waste management projects line up to address Vietnam’s white pollution

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
08/06/2020

A community-based waste management project aiming to scale up classification and foster green investment was launched on Monday in the northern coastal province of Quang Ninh.

Tourists enjoy the pristine beauty of Co To islandicon

Tourists enjoy the pristine beauty of Co To island

TRAVEL
08/06/2020

Located off the coast of Quang Ninh, Co To island is widely considered to be one of the most beautiful places found throughout the north of the country during the summer, welcoming hundreds of thousands of visitors each year due to its popularity.

Quang Ninh leads in PAR index for third consecutive yearicon

Quang Ninh leads in PAR index for third consecutive year

POLITICS
05/06/2020

The northern province of Quang Ninh topped the 2019 public administration reform (PAR) index for the third consecutive year, with 90.09 points, up 1.03 points against the previous year.

Tuan Chau Sunset Triathlon to open in Augusticon

Tuan Chau Sunset Triathlon to open in August

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
03/06/2020

The Tuan Chau Sunset Bay Triathlon 2020 will be held on August 1 on the Tuan Chau Islands, Quang Ninh Province.