(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.
(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.
(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.
(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.
(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.
(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...
(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.
(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.
(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.
(HBO) - In the ripen rice season, the terraced fields in the hero homeland, Thach Yen (Cao Phong), are brilliant, beautiful, rich and poetic. The terraced field is a creative artistic architectural work showing the overcoming mind of the farmers cultivating on the difficult land. Along with the promising potentials and advantages for tourism development in the near future, the terraced fields in Thach Yen will be an ideal stopover for domestic and foreign tourists.
(HBO) – Leaving urban vibrancy behind, visitors to Tu Ly commune of Da Bac district
will have a chance to enjoy the harvest season landscape here which is as beautiful as
a picture. A highlight of this countryside picture is the joyfulness seen in the bright
smiles of local farmers who are engrossed in harvesting their bumper crops.
(HBO) – As many chicken farms nationwide are struggling with high prices of animal feed and unstable market, cooperatives and households raising Lac Thuy chickens in Hoa Binh's Lac Thuy district are still operating well.
(HBO) - Hoa Binh city - an urban area along Da River is undergoing a strong transformation with the key projects to build the "heart” of a modern and civilized provincial capital imbued with the traditional culture. A number of large-scale projects and works have been effectively invested and put into operation in order to complete the criteria of the urban area of grade II. It is sugested that Hoa Binh city be built to develop to match the standards, a bridge between the Capital region and the Northwest and it is an attractive destination for investors.
(HBO) - Currently, in the highland district of Mai Chau, not only Lac village (Chieng Chau commune), Van village, Pom Coong village (Mai Chau town) are the famous community tourism sites for a long time. Based on the advantages of the natural landscape, the national cultural identity, many other Thai villages, such as Nhot village, Na Phon (Na Phon commune), Hich village (Mai Hich commune), Buoc village (Xam Khoe commune) has participated in community tourism. In the process of formation and development, the community tourism sites have both well exploited their potential and they are constantly learning and building many new tourism products associated with preserving and promoting the traditional cultural values. Thanks to that, the destinations in the areas are attracting a large number of domestic and international tourists.
(HBO) - In April, just like a person traveling far away remember an appointment, I return to the riverside to nurture the good nostalgia. Stopping at Bai Ca, a beautiful alluvial beach on the banks of Boi river in the territory of Nam Bai village, Nam Thuong commune (Kim Boi), I am stunned by the beautiful scenery. Just the familiar riverbanks, water wharfs and the old clusters of bamboo, however but Bai Ca is now different from that in the past. The road to Bai Ca is wide open to welcome tourists who are going for the picnics (camping, eating, playing, exploring, experiencing). Therefore, the moment of season changing here is not quiet at all.
(HBO) - SEA Games 31 is cominmg. Hoa Binh province is honored to host the cycling race with 2 disciplines: the terrain cycling and the long-distance cycling. As planned, the cycling race takes place in the province from May 14th to 22nd. The terrain race track in Dan Chu ward (Hoa Binh city) has been designed and built in accordance to the international standards and it is considered as a difficult race with high, winding and challenging slopes. In which, the downhill track is 2 km, the cross-country track is 5 km with flying docks and wavy roads.
(HBO) Preparing for the 31st SEA Games, the members of the Vietnamese cycling team are actively practicing and gradually adapting to the terrain, the downhill, the cross-country and long-distance roads.
(HBO) – Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong paid a working visit to Hoa Binh province on March 22. He was accompanied by some secretaries of the Party Central Committee, including President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front Central Committee Do Van Chien, Chief of the Party Central Committee’s Office Le Minh Hung, Assistant to the Party General Secretary Dao Duc Toan, and officials of the Party leader’s office.
(HBO) - In 2019, Dien pomelos of Yen Thuy district was granted a certificate of trademark of Yen Thuy pomelos by the Intellectual Property Office of Viet Nam. Currently, there are 880 hectares of pomelos, of which 415 hectares are being harvested in Yen Thuy district. In particular, in the whole district there has been 119.05 hectares of pomelos in Ngoc Luong, Huu Loi, Bao Hieu communes, and Hang Tram town, which have been granted the production certificates according to the organic standards of VietGAP. The economic efficiency of Dien pomelos is from 250-300 million VND/ha. Here are some pictures introducing Dien pomelos in the "difficult land” of Yen Thuy.
(HBO) - Over the past 20 years, Cao Phong has been honored to welcome many delegations of the Central and Provincial Government to work and orient the development direction of the district.
(HBO) - Thung Rech area in Tu Son commune (Kim Boi) is a in the best peach growing region of the province. Every year on Tet holiday, the local people supply thousands of peach roots to the market. Coming to Thung Rec at this time, the peach blossom trees are brilliantly blooming late, as if they want to hold on to spring, even the far away tourists.
(HBO) – Different from empty streets on the Lunar New Year’s Eve, from the third day of the first lunar month, tourist and spiritual sites in Hoa Binh province have attracted crowds who want to enjoy the Tet holiday and pray for a happy new year. As a result, the roads leading to tourist sites, pagodas and temples are crowded with people and vehicles. Many people have complied with COVID-19 prevention and control regulations such as wearing masks and disinfecting hands with sanitisers. However, due to the large number of people gathered, it is difficult to keep a distance, thus posing a latent risk of infection.
(HBO) - When the cold waves comes, the Saccharum arundinaceum Retz is in full bloom. On the roads, along the banks of Da River, the image of Saccharum arundinaceum Retz blooming in the golden sunlight is mesmerizing... The picture of the Saccharum arundinaceum Retz in Hoa Binh city is more poetic than ever.