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The memorable events of the Halong bay

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The most memorable events, such as Ha Long Bay was first recognized as a world natural heritage. In 1987, the Government of Vietnam officially approved to participate in international agreements, protection of cultural heritage and the natural world, opening the integration into the international activities of the preservation and promotion of the values the legacy of Vietnam. By early 1991, the Council of Ministers (now Prime Minister) allowed UNESCO National Commission of Vietnam and the Ministry of Culture - Information (now the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism) in collaboration with some local promotion of scientific documentation introduces five cultural heritage and nature, including the UNESCO Bay consideration and recognition on the list of world Heritage Sites.

For Bay, after the Ministry of Culture - Information and Quang Ninh province agree, the Department of Culture, Information Quang Ninh (Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism) joined the professional body established UNESCO and the records must mention several issues, the most important of which is to demonstrate the global value of heritage.

May 10-1993, the profile of Ha Long Bay is essentially completed and submitted to the World Heritage Committee. Immediately after receiving the dossier, the World Heritage Committee has sent experts from organizations ICOM (World Association Museum) and The Nature Conservancy (IUCN) to Ha Long to examining authenticity and heritage values. From January to March 2-1994 10-1994, filed before the World Heritage Committee Bay records continue to be completed to clarify the boundaries, organization and management, heritage protection.

On 17-12-1994, at the 18th session of the City Phuket (Thailand) World Heritage Committee has officially recognized Ha Long Bay on the list of world natural heritage with outstanding value in terms of competence cosmetic according to criteria of the protection of cultural heritage and the natural world with 100% of the votes cast.

Events Halong Bay is recognized as a World Natural Heritage has a significant impact to the appearance of Quang Ninh. From here, not just the Bay of Vietnam but also the common property of mankind. Halong Bay from the National Heritage become world heritage has opened new page in the process of international integration to promote the conservation of heritage, creating an important premise to Halong can promote good values serve economic development, local society, especially tourism.

With the geological values of Halong very special and rare in the world, to May 7-1999, records the World Heritage Council to recognize Ha Long Bay is a world heritage 2nd price geological completed and submitted to the World Heritage Centre in Paris. On 29-11-2000, at the 24th session of the World Heritage Council in the city of Cairns, Queensland (Australia), the Council for World Heritage Halong Bay was recognized as a world heritage 2nd value of geomorphology.

7 years later, on 7-7-2007, Halong Bay enters the search for the title of the 3rd world to participate in the election of new 7 natural wonders of the world. And just 11 hours 11 minutes on 11-11-2011 GMT (ie 18 hours 11 minutes now Vietnam), the election ended, NewOpen World Organization has officially announced Bay crowned with six other wonders in the world. Through this election, the image of Ha Long - Quang Ninh once again receiving attention and is widely promoted to the local community and the world. From this event, the image world natural heritage Ha Long Bay is even more shine and attract tourists great opportunity to tour Halong particular, Quang Ninh general development to a new level .

In addition to the title two times by UNESCO as a World Natural Heritage and World Organization NewOpen voted as one of the 7 natural wonders of the world, in 20 years, Ha Long Bay organizations and community international ... honor many other noble titles for a heritage, the wonders of humanity.

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