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Son La plum trees in full white bloom
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Son La plum trees in full white bloom

At this time of the year, the northern mountainous province of Son La is becomes covered in a white coat of plum blossoms, with the picturesque scenes attracting a large number of visitors.

Unique coral reef found on Ly Son
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Unique coral reef found on Ly Son

Experts from the Viet Nam Institute of Geosciences and Mineral Resources have found a unique complex of fossilised coral – believed to date from 4,000 to 6,000 years ago – on the coast of Ly Son

Work begins on hi-tech fruit processing plant in Son La province
Business

Work begins on hi-tech fruit processing plant in Son La province

NDO – The construction of a hi-tech fruit and fruit juice processing plant commenced in the mountainous northern province of Son La on January 25.

Son La: work starts on agriculture processing plant
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Son La: work starts on agriculture processing plant

NDO/VNA - The construction of an agricultural product processing plant using the Korea-designed modern technology, commenced in the northern mountainous province of Son La on January 6.

Tan Son Nhat Airport expansion must be completed within 1-2 years
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Tan Son Nhat Airport expansion must be completed within 1-2 years

NDO - The expansion of Tan Son Nhat International Airport must be completed within one to two years, according to an instruction by Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung.

Alluring attractions in Ly Son island district
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Alluring attractions in Ly Son island district

The island of Ly Son is endowed with scenic sites, some of which are popular among visitors such as Cau cave, To Vo gate, Duc and Hang pagodas and two craters.

Nghi Son island commune at the sunset
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Nghi Son island commune at the sunset

Nghi Son - an island commune on Bien Son Island in Tinh Gia district, Thanh Hoa province. Apart from potential for sea-based economic development, it also boasts strengths for tourism development.

Son Doong Cave hailed as lost world underground
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Son Doong Cave hailed as lost world underground

In a recent article, the paper quoted a group of travelers who explored the world’s largest cave as saying that it is “a sanctuary, a lost world below the surface - a unique ecosystem.”

Russian paper hails Son Doong Cave as lost world underground
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Russian paper hails Son Doong Cave as lost world underground

Russia Today has hailed the imposing beauty of Son Doong cave in Vietnam’s central Quang Binh.

Vietnam – China trade fair opened in Lang Son
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Vietnam – China trade fair opened in Lang Son

NDO – The Vietnam – China Trade Fair 2017 titled ‘Connectivity, Cooperation, Mutual Development’ opened at the Lang Son Trade Fair Centre in Lang Son city on the night of November 3.

Maximum of 900 guests allowed to visit Son Doong in 2018
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Maximum of 900 guests allowed to visit Son Doong in 2018

Oxalis tour operator, the only travel company allowed to organise tours to the well-known Son Doong Cave officially opened its ticket sales to explore the world’s largest cave for 2018, with a route

Foodwise: Trying Thai specialties in Son La
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Foodwise: Trying Thai specialties in Son La

VietNamNet Bridge – Nom da trau and nhot xanh cuon bap cai wrapped in cabbage, are unique and tasty specialties of the ethnic Thai group in the northwestern province of Son La.

Ly Son issues code of conduct for islanders and visitors
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Ly Son issues code of conduct for islanders and visitors

The authority of Ly Son Island has issued a code of conduct applicable to the tourism industry on the island, including recommendations of dos and don’ts for local residents, travelers and tourism

Quay Son river, beautiful spot in northern border area
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Quay Son river, beautiful spot in northern border area

The northern mountainous province of Cao Bang is home to picturesque natural landscapes.

New tour shortens time exploring Son Doong cave
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New tour shortens time exploring Son Doong cave

As from 2018, visitors can conduct the Son Dong Cave expedition by overcoming the Vietnam’s Great Wall (high stalactite wall) to shorten the time exploring the incredible cave to four days and three

Vietnam plans to build Hoa Binh-Son La Expressway for US$2.2 billion
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Vietnam plans to build Hoa Binh-Son La Expressway for US$2.2 billion

NDO - The government has announced plans to build an expressway connecting Vietnam’s two northern provinces of Hoa Binh and Son La, at an estimated cost of VND50.27 trillion (US$2.2 billion).

Chinese cars allowed into Lang Son
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Chinese cars allowed into Lang Son

Chinese tourists can drive their vehicles through Lang Son Province following an approval from the Government Office.

Woman with Thalassemia has a healthy son
Health

Woman with Thalassemia has a healthy son

Couple with Thalassemia delivered a healthy baby after undergoing in vitro fertilization in the National Obstertrics and Genecology Hospital in Hanoi

Thalassemia has a healthy son
Health

Thalassemia has a healthy son

A couple with Thalassemia delivered a healthy baby after undergoing in vitro fertilization in the National Obstertrics and Genecology Hospital in Hanoi

Hidden pathway to beauty of Nhat Tu Son
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Hidden pathway to beauty of Nhat Tu Son

VietNamNet Bridge – In the central province of Phu Yen, tourists rarely ignore Xuan Dai Bay with its unique islet – Nhat Tu Son – which is shaped like the old calligraphy style word for one - mot.

Tour of Ly Son island
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Tour of Ly Son island

Compared to a fairytale island, Ly Son in Quang Ngai province has become a popular tourist destination in recent years.

Smart phone app launched to protect Son Tra Nature Reserve
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Smart phone app launched to protect Son Tra Nature Reserve

The Biodiversity Conservation Centre of GreenViet, an NGO in Da Nang, will launch a warning application for smart phone...

Bac Son valley attractive to tourists in rice harvest season
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Bac Son valley attractive to tourists in rice harvest season

In late July and early August, Bac Son valley, Lang Son Province becomes very attractive with its ripening rice fields. It is an ideal time for travellers and photographers to capture the beautiful

Vietnam's Nghi Son refinery to import its first Kuwaiti crude cargo
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Vietnam's Nghi Son refinery to import its first Kuwaiti crude cargo

En nexpress - The country's sole refinery has delayed its commercial startup until the end of this year.

Trump to make room soon for Melania and son at White House
World

Trump to make room soon for Melania and son at White House

Melania Trump and the boy are reportedly moving to Washington next week to take their place in the White House.