16:26 | 27/11/2017 Society
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc visited the culture-tourism space in the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang on November 26.
|PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc (2nd left) visits culture-tourism space in Ha Giang province|
He took this occasion to talk with local businesses, people and manufacturers.
The PM welcomed Ha Giang to host exhibitions introducing local key products, including farm produce, medicines, confectionery, and brocading products.
He reminded the manufacturing facilities to create highly competitive products by improving quality, design and packaging.
The PM is due to attend the largest-scale trade and investment promotion conference in Ha Giang on November 27.
Ha Giang province has a population of 800,000, 90% of whom are ethnic minority people with their unique culture and lifestyle. The most populous are the Mong, Tay, Dao and Nung.
The province draws tourists with its endless terraced rice fields, buckwheat flower fields and grandiose mountain landscapes.
One of the most beautiful sites in the province is the Dong Van Karst Global Geopark, designated by UNESCO as one of 77 sites with important geological and cultural value. The geopark is littered with ethereal karst formations that are nearly 400 million years old.