Vinh Chau became a town of Soc Trang Province. According to resolution 90/ND – CP, the town is including of four wards and six villages. On November 1st, 2011, the Resolution was announced through a meeting at the center of the new town. The Resolution 90/ ND-CP was signed on 25th August, 2011 by P.M. Vinh Chau is famous with purple onions and Ho Be tourism area.