(HBO) – A conference to promote tourism investment in Hang Kia-Pa Co of Mai Chau district was held in Hang Kia commune. The event drew Bui Van Tinh, Secretary of the provincial Party Committee; Ngo Van Tuan, Deputy Secretary of the Party Committee; Nguyen Van Chuong, Vice Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee; and Ngo Hoai Chung, Vice Director of the Vietnam National Administrative of Tourism under the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, as well as representatives of groups, organisations, businesses and investors, leaders of departments and sectors of Mai Chau, and locals in Hang Kia and Pa Co communes.
Located at about 200km from Hanoi, Hang Kia has abundant
advantages and potential for tourism development.
Hang Kia and Pa Co communes of Mai Chau district is 1,200m above
the sea level with an average temperature of 18.5 Celsius degree. The
localities have maintained the unique cultural values of the Mong ethnic
minority group which accounts for 99 percent of the communes’ population. The
traditional cultural values and craft include weaving, brocade embroidering, fabric
dyeing, and forging.
This is a favourable condition for the province to develop
ecotourism and community-based tourism, inspiring domestic and foreign tourists
to explore and experience.
In Hang Kia and Pa Co, many households have successfully run
homestays. From 2018, the two communes welcomed over 5,000 visitors, 60 percent
of them foreigners.
In order to create favourable conditions for investors to Hang
Kia and Pa Co communes, the provincial People’s Committee has built a list of
potential destinations for designing projects and calling for investment.
Nguyen Van Chuong,
Vice Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee, signs a memorandum of
understanding on investment cooperation with businesses.
Addressing the conference, Ngo Hoai Chung, Vice Director of
the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism, lauded the great tourism
development potential of Hoa Binh and Hang Kia and Pa Co communes in
Meanwhile, Bui Van Tinh, Secretary of the provincial Party
Committee, pledged to create optimal environment for investors and businesses
to effectively tap the potential and strengths of the province in tourism.
At the conference, the People’s Committee of Hoa Binh signed
a memorandum of understanding with 8 groups and investors on cooperation in
tourism in Hang Kia and Pa Co.
On the occasion, the Steering Committee on Tourism
Development of Mai Chau offered four sets of equipment worth 100 million VND to
four homestay households in the two communes.
(HBO) - With mountainous and rocky terrain, many communes in Luong Son district have favourable conditions to raise goats following the concentrated farming method. The local herd of goats is estimated to have about 8,000 heads, accounting for 15.7 percent of Hoa Binh’s. This year, the district has successfully built its ‘Luong Son mountain goat’ collective brand.
(HBO) - According to reports from the provincial People’s Committee, Hoa Binh’s plan for investment capital sourced by the State budget in 2019 is worth over 2.47 trillion VND. Of the sum, 2.445 trillion VND has been allocated to specific projects.
(HBO) - In seven months of 2019, the Women’s Union of Mai Chau district carried out a series of activities to assist its members in starting their businesses.
(HBO) - Promoting the local potentials and strengths in the agricultural production, Yen Bong commune (Lac Thuy) has strongly developed the model of raising hill chickens in the form of semi-grazing in combination with agriculture and forestry in recent years. The local hill chicken products are of high quality with delicious taste, and are popular in the market, thereby creating a significant source of income for the local people.
(HBO) – The trade union of the northwestern province of Hoa Binh has launched a campaign to donate 1,000 tonnes of cement for the national target programme on building new-style rural areas.
(HBO) - By the end of August 2019, Hoa Binh province has planted nearly 5,600 hectares of forest, reaching over 96% of the plan.