Update news bars

Hanoi has decided to temporarily close karaoke parlours, games stations and bars from today, April 30, after a local man tested positive for Covid-19.

HCM City continues closure of discos, bars, karaoke parlors

Ho Chi Minh City will continue the closure of discos, bars, karaoke parlors to ensure safety amid COVID-19 pandemic, while other service business types will be resumed from March 9.

Hanoi closes karaoke parlors, bars for Covid-19 prevention

From 0:00 on February 1, all karaoke parlors, bars and discotheques in Hanoi had to suspend operations in a bid to contain the spread of the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, according to the local government's decision.

Bars, clubs in HCM City allowed to reopen

The HCM City People’s Committee has allowed bars and dance clubs that were closed late last month due to the second COVID-19 outbreak to resume operations from Monday (September 7).

Discovering must-go bars and pubs in Hanoi

Serving from beer, cocktail to wine or playing from pop, rock, acoustic, jazz to techno, each bar & club contributes to the diverse color to the night life in the city.

Vietnam considering flights from 'safe' areas, bars to reopen: PM

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on Tuesday said that there would be no limit on the number of flights that bring Vietnamese people home or foreigners to the country as long as they meet regulated criteria.

Vietnam considers reopening bars, karaoke parlors: gov’t officials

Many owners of bars and karaoke parlors have struggled with financial problems during the period of the closure, some even went bankrupt.

Hanoi bars to open until 2am on weekends

VietNamNet Bridge – Hanoi Chairman Nguyen Duc Chung has allowed restaurants and bars in the Old Quarter to stay open until 2am on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, starting from September 1.

Foreign tourists complain of early closings in Vietnam

 VietNamNet Bridge – Big cities in Vietnam do not lack bars, cinemas, theatres, night markets and art shows but most of these places close before 12am, too early for many foreign visitors.

Art & Entertainment Highlights December 13

 Thang Long citadel needs excavations; French biography of medical hero Yersin introduced in Vietnam; New season of Vietnam Idol kicks off Sunday; DJ Jazzy Jeff comes to downtown club Lush

HCM City to tighten control of bars on “Street of Foreigners”

The District 1 People's Committee has set up a joint inspection team to check the operation of bars in Pham Ngu Lao Ward, which is called the “Street of Foreigners,” and fine those that break the rules and make noise at 4-5am.