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Unprecedented images in Hanoi Old Quartericon
SOCIETY18/08/20210

Unprecedented images in Hanoi Old Quarter

Barriers erected all over the streets and goods transacted through barriers are unprecedented scenes in the Hanoi Old Quarter.

 
Ma May ancient house: where Vietnamese home is kepticon

Ma May ancient house: where Vietnamese home is kept

TRAVEL
26/02/2021

Located in Hanoi's Old Quarter area, Ma May Street is unique as it is home to many of the city’s oldest houses.

Hang Bac street - birthplace of Hanoi’s silver jewelleryicon

Hang Bac street - birthplace of Hanoi’s silver jewellery

ENTERTAINMENT & TRAVEL
12/02/2021

Hang Bac is viewed as the “most expensive” among Hanoi’s 36 old streets. In the past, people living on this street relied on three major jobs, involving silver ingot and jewellery making, and money exchange.

A week before Tet, flower market in Hanoi Old Quarter still quieticon

A week before Tet, flower market in Hanoi Old Quarter still quiet

SOCIETY
03/02/2021

This year, Hanoi’s traditional flower market is held on the streets of Hang Luoc, Hang Khoai, Hang Roi, Hang Ma and Phung Hung.

Artisans keeping tradition running in Hanoi Old Quartericon

Artisans keeping tradition running in Hanoi Old Quarter

SOCIETY
29/12/2020

In memories of Hanoians, the Old Quarter is not only the representation of Hanoi’s cultural value, but also the concentration of many old jobs that were once part of the normal living days in the capital city.

Hanoi Old Quarter master plan to address challenges in preservationicon

Hanoi Old Quarter master plan to address challenges in preservation

ENTERTAINMENT & TRAVEL
05/11/2020

The Hanoi Old Quarter contains great values of culture, history and architecture for the capital and the whole country.

Hanoi Old Quarter hotels up for sale due to Covid-19icon

Hanoi Old Quarter hotels up for sale due to Covid-19

BUSINESS
27/09/2020

Many hotels in Hanoi’s Old Quarter area are for sale due to big losses resulting from the Covid-19 pandemic.

Facelift for Hoan Kiem Lake nears completionicon

Facelift for Hoan Kiem Lake nears completion

SOCIETY
26/08/2020

The paving of areas around Hanoi’s Hoan Kiem Lake with a high-quality natural stone has been almost completed.

Hanoi Old Quarter street falls quiet amid COVID-19 fearsicon

Hanoi Old Quarter street falls quiet amid COVID-19 fears

SOCIETY
22/08/2020

Located in the Old Quarter of Hanoi, Ma May street is continuing to face up to challenges brought about by the return of the COVID-19 epidemic, with many souvenir shops, restaurants, and travel agencies left deserted.

Expanding cultural space along Phung Hung Streeticon

Expanding cultural space along Phung Hung Street

ENTERTAINMENT & TRAVEL
21/08/2020

Nearly a year after finishing renovations to a single archway underneath the railway line running along Phung Hung Street, the Hanoi Old Quarter Management Board plans to upgrade five more, which are all in a single row. 

Hotel owners face tough times in Hanoiicon

Hotel owners face tough times in Hanoi

BUSINESS
17/08/2020

The lobby of a hotel on Hang Be Street in the heart of Hanoi that used to be full of tourists is now filled with furniture.

'Sound of Hope' resounds from ambassadors of musicicon

'Sound of Hope' resounds from ambassadors of music

ENTERTAINMENT & TRAVEL
19/07/2020

The Hanoi Old Quarter Management Board recently came together with the Vietnamese Dinh Lang Club to host a special arts programme featuring visually-impaired singers.

Business outlook gloomy for firms based in Old Quarter of Hanoiicon

Business outlook gloomy for firms based in Old Quarter of Hanoi

BUSINESS
06/07/2020

Many business owners in Hanoi’s famous Old Quarter are becoming increasingly concerned about the decline in customers, causing their revenue to sharply decrease, and resulting in many stores closing their doors following COVID-19 epidemic.

New embankment to protect Hoan Kiem Lakeicon

New embankment to protect Hoan Kiem Lake

SOCIETY
22/04/2020

An embankment is being constructed to prevent erosion at the Hoan Kiem Lake in Hanoi.

Hanoi Old Quarter shops enforce social distancingicon

Hanoi Old Quarter shops enforce social distancing

SOCIETY
16/04/2020

Shops in the usually-crowded Old Quarter in Hanoi have set marks which are two-metre apart for buyers for Covid-19 prevention.

Hanoi’s bustling streets in Old Quarter turn quiet amid COVID-19icon

Hanoi’s bustling streets in Old Quarter turn quiet amid COVID-19

PHOTOS
15/04/2020

Bustling streets in Hanoi’s Old Quarter with crowded alleys and lively nightlife have turn quiet and deserted during the time when the whole country is practising physical distancing.

Hanoi’s iconic tourist sites sit emptyicon

Hanoi’s iconic tourist sites sit empty

PHOTOS
30/03/2020

Various tourist sites in Hanoi sit empty, as ongoing concerns over the COVID-19 continue.

Hanoi tourist street ignores coronavirus fearsicon

Hanoi tourist street ignores coronavirus fears

PHOTOS
02/03/2020

Ta Hien Street in Hanoi Old Quarter has become crowded again after being quiet for around one month due to coronavirus.