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Ha Long Bay became one of New7Wonders – new significant milestone for tourism industry
At 19 o’clock GMT, 11 November, (or 2:00 morning 12 November, Hanoi Time), the website of New7Wonders organization had posted the provisional result of the New 7 Wonders of Nature voting, based on the first count of votes.

WASTE WATER TREATMENT PLANT PUT INTO OPERATION AT DINH VU INDUSTRIAL ZONE
According to Dinh Vu industrial zone JSC, in September this year, the company will put into operation a centralized waste water treatment plant with total capacity of 9600 cubic meters per day. In the first phase, the plant capacity is 2500 cubic meters per day.

Japanese businessmen visit industrial zones and seaports of Hai Phong
Morning 07 October 2011, Chairman of Hai Phong People’s Committee, Mr. Duong Anh Dien, has received Mr. Shigetaka Sato, Chairman of OSAKA Chamber of Commerce and Industry and a number of accompanying Japanese businessmen during their visit to industrial zones and seaports of Hai Phong to explore investment opportunities. 

BUILDING INTERNATIONAL SEAPORT AT HAIPHONG CITY
On 12 October this year, Vietnam National Shipping Lines (Vinalines) had entered join-venture agreement with 3 Japanese companies to build international seaport at Lach Huyen, Haiphong.

Most beautiful cave of Ha Long Bay discovered
A new cave which is considered to be the most beautiful cave of Ha Long Bay and Cat Ba Islands area has been discovered earlier this month in Viet Hai commune, Cat Hai district (Haiphong).

Cat Ba - the path of the forest and the sea
(The Youth Newspaper)-If you have time, please take a motorcycle ride from Hanoi to Cat Ba Island (Hai Phong) to experience a completely new feeling of a path of the forest and sea.

Cat Ba to be a world natural heritage: An Opportunity at hand
Cat Ba - a World Biosphere Reserve – a National Park. The titles as well as the exotic wild life of good preservation and exploitation make its distinguished attraction to tourists. Haiphong city and Cat Hai district have determined a sustainable development strategy of Cat Ba tourism by enhancing the management and conservation of natural values in a bid to make Cat Ba be a world natural heritage and a global geo-park.

Proposal of recognizing Cat Ba archipelago as a Geopark and World Heritage Site
From February 21st to 23rd, the leadership of Haiphong city visited United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and some other enterprises, provinces of French Republic.
Plan to open the sea route from North Sea to Haiphong city
The Haiphong City agreed to build a tourism pier supporting for the sea route from North Sea (Guangxi, China) to Haiphong city (Vietnam).

52 –year anniversary of the day Uncle Ho visited Cat Hai commune – Cat Ba Island
To introduce popularly the World Biosphere Reserve Cat Ba Island to domestic and international tourists, Cat Hai People’s Committee decides to organize 52-year anniversary of the day Uncle Ho visited Cat Hai fishing commune (31/March/1959 – 31/March/2011), anniversary of Fishery traditional day (1/April/1959 – 1/April/2011) and start Cat Ba tourism season of 2011.

Cat Ba - 'The rear of the lady' is against northern invaders
Legend has it that Cat Ba Island used to be the rear of ladies supporting foods for soldiers in near island against the Chinese dependency, It is the reason why it is named Cac Ba island, after years  It is  modified to present name “ Cat Ba” island.

Cat Ba Island - The town of Cat Hai which has more than 300 islands belonging to Ha Long Bay - a World Natural Heritage and many of which are beautiful caves, spectacular beaches.
Cat Ba Island - The town of Cat Hai which has more than 300 islands belonging to Ha Long Bay - a World Natural Heritage and many  of  which are beautiful caves, spectacular beaches.

The transportation projects impulse the development of tourism
Previously, if the guests want to go to Cat Ba Island, they used to be afraid of transportation. It was too complex, the visitors had to take many trips by road and waterway. They also had to be at the right time  in the right place (just 3 to 4 trips/a day). It was not easy to come to this beautiful  island.

Visit Cat Ba, Ha Long with foreigners (continued)
The boat left Ha Long Bay for Lan Ha bay to Cat Ba Island. After several hours of making friends and visiting scenery together, passengers were likely to be more friendly and closely. The Italian friend boasted of using up two film reels.

Visit Cat Ba, Ha Long with foreigners
The writer Tran Thanh Giao is Deputy General Secretary of Ho Chi Minh City writers’ Association and a member of Vietnam Writers’ Association. He has written many works of the industry, the sea, islands and human of Haiphong. “Visit Cat Ba Ha Long with foreigners” is a beautiful memory of him.