Terraced rice fields in Mu Cang Chai (Photo: VNA)

Tourism helps improve ethnic life in Mu Cang Chai

Tourism has helped remarkably improve the lives of ethnic minority people in Cao Pha commune of Mu Cang Chai district, the northern mountainous province of Yen Bai.

Military soldiers help residents repair flood consequences (Photo: SGGP)

Northern Vietnam gets up after flood with 36 dead, missing

The Central Steering Board for Natural Disaster Prevention and the National Committee for Search and Rescue yesterday reported 36 dead and missing in the aftermath of a severe flash flood sweeping through northern mountainous provinces last week.