(HBO) - Since the late 70s of the last century, when there was migration from Hanoi to Yen Thuy district, Dien pomelo seedlings were brought here to grow. From the original pomelos, the area of Dien pomelo has been growing. Up to now, the province's total planted area of Dien pomelo is about 2,300 ha, accounting for 45% of the pomelo area and 22% of the total area of the citrus fruit trees in the province, of which Yen Thuy district alone has reached over 800 ha. Passing thorough the analysis and evaluation of 821 indicators of pesticide residues, last year, nearly 10,000 Dien Yen Thuy pomelos were exported to the UK, opening up the development opportunities for the local agricultural products.

Da Bac Community Tourism - An unforgettable experience

(HBO) - Da Bac community tourism is favourite among many domestic and international tourists, and it is chosen as a destination on the journey to discover the land, the culture and the people. With the unspoiled nature, the unique cultural identity, the community tourism attractions of Muong and Dao ethnic people here have been attracting tourists by their rustic love and unforgettable experiences.

Mai Chau – an attractive tourism destination

(HBO) - Mai Chau district owns a lot of destinations and types of tourism with its own identity, attracting visitors throughout the four seasons of the year. Mai Chau has been recognized as an attractive tourism destination and belongs to the 10 most friendly tourism destinations in Vietnam. In 2022, the district welcomed 524,000 turns of visitors and the revenue from tourism activities reached 598,932 billion dongs.

The highlight works of Hoa Binh city at night

(HBO) - Hoa Binh city is srongly developing, trying to become a second-grade city, a modern and civilized city along Da river with its own identity. Here are some highlight works of the city at night.

Unique Khenh Communal House Festival

(HBO) - Held from February 2-4 (the 12th-14th days of the lunar month), the Khenh Communal House Festival 2023 attracted thousands of locals and tourists. A range of rituals and activities took place at the festival, leaving a good impression on the unique traditional cultural values of Muong Khenh region.

Spring trip to ChuaThac Bo temple

(HBO) - Chua Thac Bo Temple has been considered as one of the most famous spiritual and cultural tourism destinations in the Northwest region. The area of Hoa Binh lake is likened to Ha Long Bay on land.

Honoring the value of Khai Ha Festival of Muong ethnic minority in Hoa Binh province

(HBO) - In 3 days (January 27, 28, 29), there were tens of thousands of people inside and outside the province attending Khai Ha Festival of Muong ethnic minority in 2023 in Hoa Binh province. The typical intangible cultural heritage value of four Muong areas including Bi, Vang, Thang and Dong, has been honored, preserved and promoted. Belows are the special images recorded by reporters of Hoa Binh Newspaper.

The colors of the routine market in Dung Phong on the occasion of the Lunar New Year

(HBO) - Near Tet holiday, going to the routine market in the countryside is really interesting. It seems that the market only meets periodically, so it is crowding and many kinds of goods are only available in the countryside. The routine market in Dung Phong Commune (Cao Phong) meets once a week on Sundays. This year's Tet market on December 24 is bustling with buyers and sellers. The people all over the area of Muong Thang from Hop Phong, Nam Phong, Tay Phong, Thach Yen... all head to the central market of the commune cluster. Some people from outside the district and Hoa Binh city are also immersed themselves in the atmosphere of Tet countryside market.

Spring gifts sent to the Truong Sa Islands

(HBO) - In the last days of 2022, on the board ships of the navy and fisherman have been filled with goods, necessities and Tet gifts from people from all parts of the country sent to the officers, the soldiers and the people working and living on Truong Sa Islands. Although the weather is not favorable, the waves are strong at level 7 - 8, with the utmost determination, the officers and soldiers on the ships always protect and keep the goods carefully so that they are safely and intactly transported to the islands, helping the army and people on the island welcome a happy and healthy Tet like on the mainland.

The attractive activities to experience traditional Tet

(HBO) - On 2 days (January 12-13), at the Museum of Hoa Binh province, there are attractive experiential activities bringing a space of cultural and historical connection. This is the first program taking palce to welcome the Lunar New Year, the Year of Cat, attracting a large number of tourists, especially students participating in the experience of welcoming the traditional New Year. Hoa Binh newspaper has recorded the vivid realistic images and many interesting activities in the program.

The attractive symbol of mascot greeting the Year of Cat in 2023 of Hoa Binh province

(HBO) - The symbol of the province's mascot welcoming the Year of Cat in 2023 is displayed at Hoa Binh Square with the meaning of creating a joyful and exciting atmosphere to serve the people to celebrate the spring and the nation's traditional New Year; creating a highlight of tourism, attracting tourists to Hoa Binh city and Hoa Binh province on the occasion of the Lunar New Year in 2023.

The love from the mainland is sent to the islands to spend the country's headland

(HBO) - In the last days of 2022, Cam Ranh Military Port (Khanh Hoa) is busier than usual, where the farewell activities of the officials, the soldiers and the reporters on duty are taking place. They are visiting and wishing a happy New Year to the troops and the people of Truong Sa on the occasion of preparing to welcome the Lunar New Year, the Year Rabbit, 2023. There are some emotional images before the ship leaves the mainland to the outpost islands of Truong Sa Islands.

Being excited with Gau Tao Festival in 2023

(HBO) - Taking place on the occasion of the traditional New Year of Mong ethnic minority, Gau Tao festival celebrating the Party and the Lunar New Year in 2023 organized by the People's Committees of 2 communes, Pa Co and Hang Kia, (Mai Chau) has brought a joyful and thriling New Year atmosphere. Many exciting and attractive cultural and sports activities imbued with the identity of Mong ethnic minority have been attracting visitors to experience and explore. Hoa Binh newspaper has recorded the special images of this festival.

The sublime moments with off-road cycling tournament

(HBO) - The 9th National Sports Congress take places from December 9 to 21, 2022. Hoa Binh is one of the host sites of the Congress with the content of off-road cycling race. Hoa Binh newspaper has recorded the sublime moments on the track of the athletes conquering this fascinating sport.

Cao Phong oranges has been entering the 2022-2023 crop

(HBO) - Cao Phong district has officially entered the orange harvest season, the 2022-2023 crop. In the whole district there are currently 1,744.4 hectares of citrus trees, the output in this 2022 - 2023 crop is estimated at about 22,000 tons. Particularly, the area of oranges is about 1,500 hectares, the output is estimated at 18,000 tons, of which the area of oranges produced according to VietGAP standards is about 536.77 hectares. Here are some photos taken by the reporters of Hoa Binh Newspaper reflecting the beginning of the orange cropn in Cao Phong.

The peaceful beauty in Da Bia community tourism village, Hoa Binh

(HBO) - Da Bia hamlet (now it is Duc Phong hamlet) in Tien Phong commune (Da Bac district) is a famous community tourism village in Hoa Binh province and it was awarded the ASEAN Community Tourism Award in 2019.

Vibrant atmosphere of 7th Hoa Binh Games

(HBO) – After the opening ceremony of the 7th Games of Hoa Binh province, athletes competed in the last four sports of the event, namely athletics, pole pushing, crossbow shooting, and tug-of-war. Braving unfavourable weather, they showed strong determination to have the best performance and set new records. Every competition attracted great support from local fans, contributing to the success of the province’s biggest sporting event.


The beauty of the waterfalls on Muong land in Hoa Binh

(HBO) There are forests, there are waterfalls, we plant forests, protect forests, the waterfalls will be the "concert” all year round. The waterfall enjoys with us on hot summer afternoons and gives us a rest after a busy working week. Under the waterfalls we freely enjoy playing with the water, the young girls let their stream hair down gently by the waterfalls. We protect the forest to preserve the inexhaustible source of water and keep the fresh air.

Spreading activities to take care of people with the meritorious services, repaying for one’s favour

(HBO) - On the occasion of the 75th anniversary of War Invalids and Martyrs' Day (July 27, 1947 - July 27, 2022), all the localities in the province have been active in the gratitude activities to the heroic martyrs and the people with the meritorious services to the revolution. The movement of taking care of the households under the preferrential policies and the people with the meritorious services and many practical and meaningful programs spreading far and wide in the gratitude month of July.

The beauty of the reservoir of Da River

(HBO) - The reservoir of Da River is a place for ecological and spiritual tourism, however, it is also a very suitable place to raise fish in cages. Visiting the reservoir of Da River, visitors can see a beautiful Ngoi Hoa, a calm river area, relaxing with wooden boats, or swimming in floats, enjoying delicious grilled fish, meeting Muong and Thai girls in colorful costumes and enjoying folk dances and songs... In particular, visitors can burn the incense in the sacred Bo temple of the river origin...

Beauty of terraced paddy fields in Thach Yen

(HBO) – We visited the hamlet of Rom Khanh, Thach Yen (Cao Phong) on the last days of June to explore the stunning beauty of its terraced paddy fields dyed in a golden glow by ripening rice. Multi-layered terraced fields stand out among the green colour of the northwestern mountains and forests, promising to be an appealing destination for travellers.

Hoa Binh officials pay tribute to martyrs at Truong Son, Road 9 national martyrs' cemeteries

(HBO) - A provincial delegation led by Bui Duc Hinh, Vice Secretary of the provincial Party Committee and Chairman of the provincial People's Council, on July 17 offered incense and flowers to commemorate heroes and martyrs at the Truong Son and Road 9 national martyrs’ cemeteries in the central province of Quang Tri.

Some pictures of the socio-economic development in Da Bac district

(HBO) - After 40 years of migrating to the reservoir of Da River (1982 - 2022), under the leadership of the Party Committee and the appropriate authorities at all levels, Da Bac district has determined to lead and stabilize the locality, gradually improving and enhancing the People's life. In which, the focus has been paid on restructuring the agro-forestry economy, which suitable with the potential and strengths of each locality. Thanks to that, the socio-economic face of the district has gradually and stably been developing and they have achieved the positive results.