Vietnam border, seas, islands


A group of trekking enthusiasts, guided by native highlanders, face mental and physical challenges on the way to the top of a mountain, but feel liberated as they stand in a sea of clouds.

A classic travel guide authored early in the 20th century has been reprinted, offering readers the opportunity to travel back in time and experience yesteryear Hà Nội in minute detail.

With no more tears to cry, Lò Thị Xăm’s only hope is that her two sons can “love their mother more”. The Thai ethnic lady, living in Phát Village, Lóng Sập Ward, lost her husband to a drug overdose

For hundreds of years, S’Tiêng ethnic people in the Central Highlands Province of Lâm Đồng lived in forest in the border area among Lâm Đồng, Bình Phước and Đồng Nai, now better known as Cát Tiên Nat

Electricity of Việt Nam’s (EVN) Power Generation Corporation 3 (EVNGENCO 3) is submitting an application for a licence to dump waste mud into the sea off the coast of Bình Thuận Province, a company of

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has called for clarification after waste dumping violations reportedly occured at a coal-powered power plant into the sea off the coast of Bình Thuận Province

Six APEC economies are displaying agricultural products and advanced agri-production technologies required to address food security and sustainably develop agriculture at an exhibition that opened

The central province of Quang Nam has designated the Tam Hải Island commune in Núi Thành District as an eco-tour site, ecological buffer zone and global geo-park site.

The European Union is ready to support Việt Nam’s seafood industry, but it has to review its fisheries management and address its shortcomings, the First Counselor of the EU Delegation to Việt Nam,

Dumping waste mud into Quy Nhơn City’s sea must not harm natural protection and aquaculture production areas, Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Trần Hồng Hà said

The island of Tam Hải, off the coast of Quảng Nam, has been struggling against a flood of household garbage treatment after the failure of a rubbish-fired furnace.

At 7.30am, when fog begins to fade from the mountain tops, teacher Bùi Văn Xuân, an ethnic Mường minority, rings the bell to call his students to class at Hà Xi-Hà Nê Primary School in Pa Ủ Commune, M

Applying advanced technologies in aquaculture is critical for the sector to cope with impacts of climate change and improve competitiveness, experts said.

Authorities in the southernmost Cà Mau Province have taken emergency measures to protect coastal forests against climate change and destruction caused by humans.

New medical graduates could be required to work for three to five years at healthcare centres in outlying regions to meet a critical lack of doctors and help improve healthcare services there.

The Cửu Long (Mekong) Delta city of Trà Vinh is restructuring its agricultural sector in an effort to increase farmers’ income, especially southern Khmer farmers.

Soldiers in fight to eradicate illiteracy

In the middle of a forest in the northern mountainous province of Lào Cai, classes teaching reading and writing for under-50-year-olds have been held in the evenings for the past two years.

Young doctor volunteers to work in poor area

Unlike many medical graduates who want to work in big cities like Hà Nội, Nguyễn Chiến Quyết, from the northern province of Hưng Yên, chose to work in northern mountainous areas

Water Wheels in Na Khuong

Visitors going to Na Khuong Hamlet (Ban Bo commune, Tam Duong district, Lai Chau province) to admire the beauty of the Nam Mu river.