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Early Christmas atmosphere on Hanoi streetsicon

Early Christmas atmosphere on Hanoi streets

These days, it is easy to see the Christmas atmosphere on lots of streets in Hanoi.

 
Fire destroys 10 wood workshops in Hanoiicon

Fire destroys 10 wood workshops in Hanoi

SOCIETY
02/12/2020

A fire broke out at a wood workshop in Thach That District, Hanoi City, and then spread to nine adjacent wood workshops this morning, December 1, gutting an area of some 1,000 square meters.

Hanoians bundle up as capital endures first cold period of the wintericon

Hanoians bundle up as capital endures first cold period of the winter

SOCIETY
01/12/2020

The first cold spell of the winter has forced the residents of Hanoi to wrap up in an extra layer of clothing in an effort to stay warm amid the arrival of chilly weather conditions.

340kg bomb detected in Hanoiicon

340kg bomb detected in Hanoi

SOCIETY
29/11/2020

A bomb weighing about 340kg has been unearthed at a construction site in Cua Bac Street, Truc Bach ward, Ba Dinh district, Hanoi.

Hanoi retail market: Landlords reshuffle tenant mixesicon

Hanoi retail market: Landlords reshuffle tenant mixes

BUSINESS
29/11/2020

Landlords need to be more open to different kinds of tenants to meet the actual requirements.

Hanoi's economic growth set to reach 3.94% this yearicon

Hanoi's economic growth set to reach 3.94% this year

BUSINESS
29/11/2020

Hanoi's economic growth is set to rebound to 7.5% next year as the city continues to pursue the dual target of both containing the pandemic and boosting economic recovery.

Hanoi daisy gardens attract visitorsicon

Hanoi daisy gardens attract visitors

TRAVEL
27/11/2020

Thousands of visitors and photographers flocked to daisy gardens in Hanoi for a good photoshoot.

“Thang Long Memories” underway in Old Quartericon

“Thang Long Memories” underway in Old Quarter

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
26/11/2020

A series of cultural activities entitled “Thang Long Memories” are being held at many locations in Hanoi's Old Quarter to celebrate the 1010 years of Thang Long – Hanoi and the 15th anniversary of Vietnam Cultural Heritage Day.

Hanoi aims to reduce greenhouse gas emissionsicon

Hanoi aims to reduce greenhouse gas emissions

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
26/11/2020

Hanoi will strive to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 15 per cent by 2030, according to local authorities.

Hanoi to elect People's Council Chair and five People's Committee Vice Chairmenicon

Hanoi to elect People's Council Chair and five People's Committee Vice Chairmen

POLITICS
26/11/2020

Hanoi Party Secretary Vuong Dinh Hue said that the 18th session of the City People's Council, scheduled on December 7-10, will elect the Chair of the Hanoi People's Council and five Vice Chairs of the Hanoi People's Committee.

Hanoi seeking public opinion for zero-milestone constructionicon

Hanoi seeking public opinion for zero-milestone construction

SOCIETY
22/11/2020

Hanoi authorities are gathering public opinion for the construction of a kilometre-zero milestone in Hoan Kiem District.

Ox-eye daisies create marvelous scenery on Hanoi streetsicon

Ox-eye daisies create marvelous scenery on Hanoi streets

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
21/11/2020

As November draws to a close, the beauty of ox-eye daisies, also known as “Cuc hoa mi”, serves to transform streets throughout Hanoi into picturesque portraits that are perfect for a postcard.

Hanoi to launch 5G trials in early Decembericon

Hanoi to launch 5G trials in early December

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
21/11/2020

In Hanoi, 5G coverage will be limited to the Hoan Kiem lake area and some locations nearby.

One COVID relapse suspect reported in Hanoiicon

One COVID relapse suspect reported in Hanoi

SOCIETY
16/11/2020

A COVID-19 patient in Hanoi has tested positive again after being given all clear two months ago, the city’s Centre for Disease Control has said.

Hanoi needs $4 billion for social housing projectsicon

Hanoi needs $4 billion for social housing projects

SOCIETY
16/11/2020

Hanoi needs nearly 4 billion USD to develop 7.2 million square meters of social housing in the next five years amid a shortage of low-cost residential real estate.

Hanoi listed among world’s best 10 cities for cycling enthusiastsicon

Hanoi listed among world’s best 10 cities for cycling enthusiasts

TRAVEL
15/11/2020

Hanoi has been listed among the top 10 destinations for cycling enthusiasts in the world, according to MapQuest, an American free online web mapping service.

Face masks mandatory in five places in Hanoiicon

Face masks mandatory in five places in Hanoi

SOCIETY
13/11/2020

The Hanoi government has mandated residents to wear face masks at five places — hospitals, coach and bus stations, markets, supermarkets and commercial centers, and public sites — to avoid contracting the coronavirus.