Lao Cai


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Lao Cai

 

a city in the northern part of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam, on the Chinese border. Situated along the Red River, it has a population of about 10,000. It has a railroad station and is a growing industrial center. Apatites and iron ore are mined nearby.

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Construction works will also be undertaken on Long Thanh International Airport in Phase I and new passenger terminals for Dien Bien, Na San and Lao Cai airports.
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This paper reports one part of a broader study that took place in 5 rural districts in Bac Giang and Lao Cai. Lao Cai is a province in the northern mountainous area of Vietnam, located around 320 km northwest of Hanoi.
Nearly 70 houses in Lai Chau, Ha Giang, Lao Cai and Thai Nguyen provinces were swept away in heavy rains, which began late Saturday, while 379 houses were damaged and 769 houses were submerged.
The incident occurred early Saturday, when flash floods triggered by Typhoon Dianmu set off a landslide at Ma Sa Phin gold mine in Lao Cai province, Nguyen Chinh Cuong, of the local natural disaster prevention and control committee, told dpa.
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