While returning from a trip through picturesque Ha Long Bay in northeast Vietnam, a wooden cruise boat was completely consumed by fire this week. Another boat was able to rescue the tourists and crew members in time.
Tag - boat sink
mardi 10 janvier 2017
jeudi 15 octobre 2015
Vietnam on Thursday accused China of sinking one of its fishing boats near disputed islands in the South China Sea, in the latest incident that could further raise tensions between the Communist neighbors.
mercredi 5 février 2014
Aging vessels could be put out of commission forever as expressway shortens trips from Ho Chi Minh City to Vung Tau Town.
mercredi 22 janvier 2014
Ho Chi Minh City authorities have instructed the transport department to operate more buses to Vung Tau to meet the surging demand during Tet (Vietnam’s Lunar New Year) as hydrofoil services have been suspended indefinitely.
jeudi 12 janvier 2012
The Vietnam Maritime Administration has asked Chinese authorities to help clarify accusations that a foreign ship which rescued Vietnamese fishermen after their boat sank last week actually caused the accident.
samedi 25 juin 2011
Vietnam has delayed the introduction of new boat safety rules at a top tourist site where 12 people drowned in February, after tour operators went on strike in protest, an official said Monday.
lundi 23 mai 2011
A tour boat cruising a river to celebrate a 3-year-old's birthday capsized during a violent storm in southern Vietnam, killing the boy, four other children and 10 adults, officials said Saturday.