The fifth southern traditional cake festival is scheduled to take place in Can Tho from April 15 to 19, 2016 as the highlight of the Mekong Delta Tourism Week and the 2016 National Tourism Year.
In the morning on October 13th, in Seoul, South Korea, a delegation of Cantho city at the head of Mr. Le Hung Dung, chairman of Cantho city people’s committee had a working visit to Vietnamese embassy based in South Korea. Ambassador Pham Huu Chi and commercial counselor Chu Thang Trung warmly received the delegation.
About 400 Khmer people in the Mekong Delta province of Tra Vinh attended a get-together on October 10 to celebrating their traditional Sene Dolta Festival, one of their largest festivals in a year.
A Memorandum of Understanding signed in Soc Trang on August 17 marked the debut of a Republic of Korea-funded project on coastal ecology research and water quality analysis in the Mekong Delta province.
Can Tho authorities plan to install speed limit signs on the Hau River to prevent barges from travelling too fast, causing serious erosion and damaging property in the city’s An Binh ward.
The Mekong Delta region needs to offer outstanding tourism products, increase marketing activities and coordinate to create a hospitable tourism environment to attract both domestic and foreign tourists, as heard at a conference held in An Giang in early August.
Golden opportunities will open up for the Mekong Delta region to promote its marine and island tourism as the 2016 National Tourism Year themed “Exploring the Southern Land” is scheduled to take place in the locality next year.
Vietnam won eight gold medals on June 14 and ensured their target of being in the top three at the Southeast Asian (SEA) Games in Singapore. The Vietnamese delegation have won 73 golds, 51 silvers and 56 bronzes. Thailand are on top with 87 gold medals, followed by the hosts with 82. The result has…
Photographer Hoang Chi Hung captured beautiful photos of the sea, nature and locals after four times of touring Truong Sa. Hung said each island on Truong Sa has its own special beauty. Infrastructural facilities, architectural projects, schools, medical centres, residential areas, natural landscapes and diversified animals and plants of the marine eco-system are vividly reflected…
The East Sea issue is a regional and global concern, Deputy Defence Minister Senior Lieutenant General Nguyen Chi Vinh told the Vietnam News Agency on May 30, on the sidelines of the 14th Shangri-la Dialogue in Singapore . He said while the issue has attracted the concern of many countries ever since the Shangri-La Dialogue…