Located 24 km to the south-east of Quy Nhơn, the small island of Cù Lao Xanh has an area of around 5 sq.km, which is 4km in length and the largest part of which is just 1.2km.
Việt Nam experienced unprecedentedly severe natural disasters in 2017, resulting in 386 people dead and missing and some VNĐ60,000 billion (US$2.6 billion) worth of damages.
HCM City hopes to receive 7.5 million international visitors next year, a year-on-year increase of 25 per cent.
More than 1,000 golfers will participate in the FLC Golf Championship 2018, scheduled to take place at the FLC Sầm Sơn Golf Links.
Vietnam Airlines will offer 1,100 more flights to meet travel demand during the upcoming Tết holiday.
The national flag carrier, Vietnam Airlines, has launched a promotion programme for domestic flights for the 2018 Lunar New Year Festival.
A fishing boat with a 16-member crew, which drifted for several days in the Trường Sa Archipelago, reached Bà Ngòi Port in Cam Ranh City yesterday afternoon.
Deputy Prime Minister Trịnh Đình Dũng has ordered the central province of Bình Định's Police Department to quickly complete its investigation into 60ha of a local forest being illegally chopped down in An Lão District’s An Hưng Commune in August.
Local authorities have been asked to complete re-inforcing a broken dyke on one river in Bình Định Province and inspect risky points around the clock to prevent further outbursts.
Central provinces from Quảng Bình to Phú Yên, as well as the northern part of the Central Highlands will experience strong rainfall, which will subside starting from December 6.