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Low rainfall worsened air quality in Hanoiicon

Low rainfall worsened air quality in Hanoi

Last September recorded the lowest rainfall in the last six years, triggering air pollution and increasing the concentration of PM2.5, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment announced on Monday.

 
Four famous coffee shops located in Hanoi perfect for football fansicon

Four famous coffee shops located in Hanoi perfect for football fans

TRAVEL
14/10/2019

With Vietnamese football teams busy playing in various regional and international tournaments, here are some suggestions of well-known coffee shops located around Hanoi in which football fans can visit to catch up on the latest action.

Events in Hanoi & HCMC on October 14-20icon

Events in Hanoi & HCMC on October 14-20

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
14/10/2019

A selection of noteworthy artistic and cultural events to take place in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City.

Vietnam Airlines pilots free wifi service for 30 minutesicon

Vietnam Airlines pilots free wifi service for 30 minutes

TRAVEL
14/10/2019

The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines (VNA) began pilot free wifi service on some Airbus A350 aircrafts for routes connecting Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City /Shanghai/Osaka and linking Ho Chi Minh City up to Osaka/Singapore.

Vietnam Airlines resumes normal flights to Japan after storm Hagibisicon

Vietnam Airlines resumes normal flights to Japan after storm Hagibis

TRAVEL
13/10/2019

Vietnam Airlines announced on October 13 that all of its flights from and to Japan will run on normal schedule starting October 14, after being rescheduled due to super typhoon Hagibis that hit the country.

Weather apps offer unreliable dataicon

Weather apps offer unreliable data

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
13/10/2019

Hanoi's residents have been advised to be watchful of the applications they use to check the city's air quality.

Exhibition gathers 12 Southeast Asian photographersicon

Exhibition gathers 12 Southeast Asian photographers

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
11/10/2019

A contemporary photography exhibition by 12 emerging Southeast Asian photographers will be held at Matca Space for Photography in Hanoi from October 11 to November 4.

OV community in Poland commemorate Hanoi’s Liberation Dayicon

OV community in Poland commemorate Hanoi’s Liberation Day

VIETNAM & WORLD
11/10/2019

Vietnamese expats living in Warsaw, Poland, has recently held a ceremony to mark the 65th anniversary of Hanoi’s Liberation Day (October 10).

Hanoi displayed through old paintingsicon

Hanoi displayed through old paintings

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
11/10/2019

Artwork inspired by Hanoi have been put on display at an exhibition to mark the capital’s 65th Liberation Day anniversary.

Never too old to do good deedsicon

Never too old to do good deeds

SOCIETY
11/10/2019

At the age of 87, People’s Artist Le Thu is not that interested in growing old peacefully, she's more concerned about staying healthy so she can help other people.

Hue Museum displays Le Ba Dang collection in Hanoiicon

Hue Museum displays Le Ba Dang collection in Hanoi

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
10/10/2019

Hue Museum of Fine Arts has sent a collection of Le Ba Dang's works for art lovers in Hanoi to enjoy for the first time.

Teacher spends 17 years teaching children with disabilities for freeicon

Teacher spends 17 years teaching children with disabilities for free

SOCIETY
09/10/2019

They all shared two things in common: they suffered from a disability and were members of a free class taught by Le Thi Hoa.

Railway cafes: Leave them open or closed?icon

Railway cafes: Leave them open or closed?

TRAVEL
08/10/2019

The interest in the thrilling railway cafes shows the limited awareness of railway safety. It is improper to do business in an operating railway.

HCM City pollution blamed on thermo-power plants, vehicle emissionsicon

HCM City pollution blamed on thermo-power plants, vehicle emissions

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
08/10/2019

The coal-fired power plants in the region are believed to be a main contributor to the increased pollution in HCM City.

Hanoi is not the world’s most polluted city: AirVisualicon

Hanoi is not the world’s most polluted city: AirVisual

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
08/10/2019

A separate annual world ranking elaborated by IQAir (owner of AirVisual) in partnership with Greenpeace in March showed that Hanoi was not in the world’s top 200 most polluted cities last year.

Joyful dragon dance festival celebrates Hanoi's liberationicon

Joyful dragon dance festival celebrates Hanoi's liberation

PHOTOS
08/10/2019

The 2019 Hanoi Dragon Dance took place at the intersection of Dinh Tien Hoang and Hang Dau streets, in Hoan Kiem Lake's pedestrian area, on October 6, to celebrate the 65th anniversary of the capital’s Liberation Day (October 10).

Vietnamese martial artists win seven golds at World Beach Pencak Silat Champsicon

Vietnamese martial artists win seven golds at World Beach Pencak Silat Champs

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
08/10/2019

A team of Vietnamese martial artists have secured a number of medals including seven golds, eight silvers, and six bronze medals at the first World Beach Pencak Silat Championship 2019 which recently concluded in Thailand.

Hanoi looks to become a creative cityicon

Hanoi looks to become a creative city

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
07/10/2019

In order to develop creativity and international connectivity, Hanoi has completed and submitted its application to become a member of the UNESCO Creative Cities Network in 2019.