Thua Thien-Hue

Update news Thua Thien-Hue

Norwegian People’s Aid (NPA) has pledged to maintain co-ordination with the central province of Thua Thien-Hue to speed up the implementation of the 'Explosive Remnant of War Risk Reduction' project in 2018-2020.

Residents build river fence to oppose sand mining

People living near the Bo River in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue have erected a bamboo fence on the riverbed to prevent over-exploitation of river sand by an authorised company.

Thua Thien-Hue, Japan cooperate in heritage conservation

The Hue Monuments Conservation Centre and the Waseda University of Japan reviewed their joint research on cultural, historical and ecological features, potential and special values of the Nguyen dynasty’s royal tombs at a recent meeting.

 

Thua Thien-Hue, Fayfay.com partner to promote local tourism

 The tourism sector of the central province of Thua Thien-Hue and Fayfay.com Co., Ltd., of Hong Kong , China signed a cooperation agreement during a local ceremony on March 7. 

Hue says “no” to mud dumping at sea

 VietNamNet Bridge – The central province of Thua Thien-Hue’s People’s Committee has refused a proposal by a harbour investor to dump over 700,000 cu.m of mud into the sea.

Hue struggles to move residents from citadel walls

 VietNamNet Bridge – The central province of Thua Thien-Hue is having a headache removing illegal residents from the citadel’s walls located in its municipal city of Hue.

Mud-free eel breeding becoming commercial success

 VietNamNet Bridge – Farmers in central Thua Thien-Hue Province have started breeding eels to prevent the fish species from becoming extinct.

Hue hit by fifth flood in just a month

 VietNamNet Bridge – Continuous heavy rain since Sunday evening worsened the inundation in lowland areas in the central provinces of Thua Thien-Hue and Quang Tri, with three people reported dead.

Dams release water, flood several areas

 VietNamNet Bridge – Seven dams and reservoirs in Quang Nam and Thua Thien-Hue provinces have begun releasing water as the central region experiences torrential downpours.

Inundation continues in Hue’s lowland areas

 VietNamNet Bridge – Inundation in lowland areas in central Thua Thien-Hue Province continued on Thursday as floodwater from two floods that occurred earlier this week was receding very slowly

Pine forest cut down, local gov't doesn’t notice

Police and forest rangers of Hue City in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue are in co-operation to identify the persons who illegally cut down 3,000sq.m of special-use pine forest last month.

Locals monitor illegal sand mining

Residents of central Thua Thien-Hue Province have set up tents to monitor illegal sand mining since local authorities have failed to stop miners from illegal dredging.

BUSINESS IN BRIEF 15/8

VN’s exports of gems and precious metals drops, Equitisation plans of seven more SOEs receive approval in July, Thua Thien-Hue, Vietnam Airlines cooperate in tourism promotion, Mekong Delta set to focus on three national seafood products

Landslides threaten Thua Thien-Hue households

 VietNamNet Bridge – More than 500 households living along the banks of the Bo River in central Thua Thien-Hue have been threatened by serious landslides.

Controversial rule

A controversy has erupted over the government of Thua Thien-Hue’s new rule that requires organizations and individuals to register for using the “Bun Bo Hue” brand name and selling the authentic noodle soup of the province no matter

Dispute leaves old gates in ruins

 VietNamNet Bridge – Prolonged controversy and lack of co-ordination in management over the last two decades has left the historic brick-built Hai Van Gate between Da Nang and Thua Thien-Hue in ruins.

Police return property worth VND600 million to traveller

 VietNamNet Bridge – Police in the central Thua Thien-Hue Province on Wednesday (August 19) returned assets worth more than VND600 million (US$27,000) to a traveller from Ha Noi.

Internet festival held in Thua Thien-Hue

VietNamNet Bridge – An internet festival took place in Hue city in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue on July 15 as part of the “Improving Computer Usage and Public Internet Access in Vietnam” project.  

Commune officials caught using fake high school diplomas

 VietNamNet Bridge – Three commune officials in central Thua Thien, Hue Province have been caught using fake high school diplomas.

Hue launches golden tourism week

 Hue launches golden tourism week to lure more visitors; Jetstar Pacific opens Ha Noi-Bangkok route; Luxury US cruise ship visits Phu Quoc Island; Vietnam Airlines launches online ticket, hotel reservation package