People in the northern mountains shivered yesterday as temperature dropped to freezing point - and snow is likely to blanket Sa Pa Township this morning.
An increasing number of elderly people and children have been hospitalised in recent days as the northern region was struck by cold weather.
Eco Palms House, perched in the mountainous surroundings of Sa Pa, is a veritable home from home, offering delicious hot food to chase away the winter blues. Tú Lệ reports.
A cold spell continued strengthening in the northern region yesterday, according to the National Hydrology Meteorology Forecast Centre.
A winter festival will open in Sa Pa town in the northern mountain province of Lào Cai on December 23.
For Italian painter Laura Federici, the chance to visit Việt Nam and paint in the country was a long-held dream that has now come true.
The low pressure area in the East Sea (South China Sea) has strengthened into a tropical depression, causing bad weather in the southern coastal provinces.
Deputy Minister of Science and Technology Trần Văn Tùng tells Vietnam News Agency about the application of science and technology to mitigate damages of climate change.
The Việt Nam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) held a roadshow in Jakarta to promote the country's image and introduce Vietnamese tourism products to Indonesians to attract more visitors.