Art program on the 15th anniversary of Lang Co, world beautiful bay

Update5/13/2024 3:31:28 PM
(TTH Portals) - On May 11, 2024, a ceremony was solemnly held by the People’s Committee of Phu Loc district to mark the 15th anniversary of Lang Co, world beautiful bay. The Deputy Secretary of the provincial Party Committee, Chairman of the People’s Committee of Thua Thien Hue province Nguyen Van Phuong; Vice President of the Association of World Beautiful Bays, the person in charge of Asia region Kang Byung - Suk; members of the provincial Party Committee, permanent member of the People’s Council, People’s Committee and Vietnam Fatherland Front; leaders of the province over periods; the representatives of province-level departments and agencies; leaders of Phu Loc district, visitors and people attended the program.

Lang Co bay is one of the most beautiful natural attractions in Vietnam. Located at the foot of Hai Van pass, at the middle of Hue and Danang city, “Phong Nha - Ke Bang - Hue - Hoi An - My Son” Central heritage road, east-west economic corridor, it is home to beaches, blue sea and diverse ecosystem. In May 2009, at the 5th summit of Worldbays club held in Setubal (Spain), Lang Co bay (Phu Loc district) became the 30th members of the club.

Vice Permanent Chairman Nguyen Thanh Binh speaks at the ceremony

Speaking at the event, Vice Permanent Chairman Nguyen Thanh Binh kindly informed that Lang Co made progresses thanks to efforts made by Phu Loc district, the support of Central bodies and Thua Thien Hue province. Lang Co has attracted a large number of visitors, contributing to tourism development of the entire province. Together with Chan May, Lang Co has become a favorite destinations of both domestic and international tourism businesses. Many large projects have been carried out. Particularly, Lang Co bay’s landscape and environment have been well protected.

The leader of Thua Thien Hue province highly appreciated and congratulated the Party Committee, authority and people of Phu Loc district as well as Lang Co on achievements obtained in the past period.

Currently, Thua Thien Hue is focusing on developing infrastructure, protecting natural beauty of Lang Co sea, investing and promoting values of Lang Co bay in an effective and sustainable way. This effort is to let Lang Co develop and awake its potentials as the important linkage in Hue - Chan May - Lang Co - Danang - Hoi An, Central heritage route and an important destination in east-west economic corridor

Vice Permanent Chairman Nguyen Thanh Binh kindly pointed out the importance of planning and technical infrastructure to successfully conduct Decision No. 108/QD-TTg dated January 26, 2024 of the Politburo on the general urban planning of Thua Thien Hue province in 2045, vision to 2065. According to this document, Lang Co is expected to maintain a long-term relation with sea port, Chan May industrial and international commercial areas, Chan May urban area while Thua Thien Hue is making effort to become a centrally managed city with sustainable and comprehensive functions (resting, living and working). On this basis, the locality would continue to promote, introduce and define the core role of Lang Co bay in accelerating socio-economic development; comply with commitments regarding to environmental protection, green and sustainable development as regulated by the Worldbays club; focus on finding spectacular tourism products on the basis of the potential and strength of Lang Co bay; call for investment and develop local tourism services in the time to come.

“Thanks to the concern of the party and the determination of local authority, Lang Co bay would further develop, make contribution to local socio-economic development, bring locals a happy life, turn Thua Thien Hue into a centrally managed city as stated on Resolution 54 of the Politburo”, said Vice Permanent Chairman Nguyen Thanh Binh.

Delegates attend the event

According to leaders of Phu Loc district, the anniversary program took place from May 10 to May 12 with a wide variety of performances of famous singers, cultural and sports activities. Some activities to be named are fish praying ceremony, traditional boat race, parasailing, etc. They are believed to introduce cultural beauty of Vietnam to far and near visitors.

On this occasion, the People’s Committee of Phu Loc district will open Nguyen Van pedestrian street which is located by Lap An lagoon. Spectacular tourism products are hoped to be created for locals, domestic and foreign visitors. Besides, the anniversary program is an effort made to promote tourism, particularly on summer 2024 and turn Lang Co into a popular destination across the country.

Photos taken at the art program: