The Kim Thanh International Border Gate No. 2 of Lao Cai province on the first day of the suspension (Photo: VNA)

Northern border province suspends entry, exit at auxiliary gates

The High Command of the Border Guards of the northern border province of Lao Cai recently issued a document announcing the suspension of entry and exit at auxiliary gates on the border with China, in an effort to fight the acute respiratory disease caused by the nCoV.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc delivers a speech at the trade, investment and tourism promotion conference of Lao Cai province on July 20 (Photo: VNA)

PM urges Lao Cai to sustainably, inclusively develop tourism

Lao Cai must strive towards sustainable and inclusive tourism development, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc told the northern mountainous province’s trade, investment and tourism promotion conference, which took place on July 20.
Ice, frost seen in Fansipan’s peak

Ice, frost seen in Fansipan’s peak

Ice and frost were seen yesterday on the rocks and the pagoda roof on the peak of Fansipan mountain when the temperature in Sapa in the northern province of Lao Cai dropped sharply to 0 degree Celsius.

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Lao Cai razes drug trafficking ring with 329 bricks of heroin

The police of the northern border province of Lao Cai have brought to light the biggest drug trafficking ring, arresting two suspects and seizing 329 bricks (about 120kg) of heroin worth about VND69 billion ($3.03 million).

Tam Giac Mach flower festival in Lao Cai

Tam Giac Mach flower festival in Lao Cai

Tam Giac Mach flower festival will be held at Sun World Fansipan Legend in Sapa Town in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai on October 14-31.
Muong Hoa Valley in ripe rice season

Muong Hoa Valley in ripe rice season

September is the best time to discover and contemplate Sapa’s Muong Hoa Valley in the northern province of Lao Cai.