The HCMC Delegation of the 14th and 15th National Assembly (NA) deputies visit and offer gifts to troops stationed on Con Dao Islands.

HCMC’s NA deputies visit coast guard on Con Dao Islands

The HCMC Delegation of the 14th and 15th National Assembly (NA) deputies organized a trip to visit and offer gifts to troops stationed on Con Dao Islands, off the coast of the southern province Ba Ria-Vung Tau on May 15.
Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Phan Van Mai and 14th and 15thn National Assembly (NA) deputies of  HCMC visit and pay tribute to heroic martyrs at cemeteries on Con Dao Island.

HCMC’s NA deputies pay tribute to heroic martyrs on Con Dao Islands

The HCMC Delegation of the 14th and 15th National Assembly (NA) deputies led by Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Phan Van Mai visited and paid tribute to heroic martyrs at Hang Duong and Hang Keo cemeteries on Con Dao Islands, off the coast of the southern province Ba Ria-Vung Tau on May 14.

SGGP Newspaper released in Con Dao

SGGP Newspaper released in Con Dao

The Sai Gon Giai Phong Newspaper has been released on Con Dao Island, off the coast of southern province Ba Ria-Vung Tau from the beginning of May.
A pristine beach on Con Dao Island. (Photo: VNA)

Con Dao Island to become world-class marine tourist site

Con Dao Island, off the coast of southern Ba Ria-Vung Tau province, is set to become a world-class site for marine, cultural, historic and spiritual tourism, according to a revised plan for Con Dao development by 2045 newly approved by Deputy Prime Minister Le Van Thanh.
Funding urged for project linking Con Dao with national grid

Funding urged for project linking Con Dao with national grid

The southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau has urged the Ministry of Industry and Trade and the Vietnam Electricity (EVN) to promptly allocate funding to a project to connect Con Dao island of the province with the national grid, with nearly VND2.53 trillion (US$110.88 million) to be channeled from the State budget in the 2021-25 period.
Con Dao Airport (Photo: SGGP)

Ba Ria-Vung Tau proposes suspending flights to Con Dao Island

The People’s Committee of the Southern coastal province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau has proposed the Ministry to temporarily halt flights to Con Dao Island, excluding return helicopter flights to the island from Vung Tau City.
A view of the sea off Con Dao Island (Photo: VNA)

Con Dao island home to one of 25 most beautiful beaches worldwide

The Bai Dam Trau beach in Con Dao island in Vietnam’s southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau, has been listed among the 25 most beautiful beaches in the world, according to a recent article published by Travel + Leisure magazine.
Tourists visit a complex of prisons in Con Dao island.

Con Dao waits to be connected to national power grid

Con Dao Islands off the coast of Ba Ria-Vung Tau Province has an important and special geographical location with much potential to become a tourist paradise. However, the district is still confronted with the shortage of electricity and freshwater.
Eased social distancing helps resume air services to southern island

Eased social distancing helps resume air services to southern island

Air and coach services were allowed to resume in the southern province of Ba Ria – Vung Tau and its Con Dao Island, starting from 0:00 am on April 24 following a decision to ease social distancing by the government earlier this week, according to the provincial People’s Committee.