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Pavement encroachment more rampant in Hanoiicon
SOCIETY4 hours ago0

Pavement encroachment more rampant in Hanoi

Pavement violations have become more rampant in Hanoi despite efforts by local authorities to crack down on the problem.

 
Hanoians struggle with nightclub noise pollutionicon

Hanoians struggle with nightclub noise pollution

SOCIETY
19/06/2019

Many residents in Hanoi's Hoan Kiem District are complaining about the noise from two bars while local authorities express difficulties curbing the problems.

Impressive photos taken by Hanoi journalists put on displayicon

Impressive photos taken by Hanoi journalists put on display

PHOTOS
18/06/2019

An exhibition featuring more than 100 photographs taken by journalists over the past two years are being showcased at an exhibition that opened in Hanoi on June 17 to mark the upcoming Vietnam Revolutionary Press Day.

Hanoi in peak season for dengue fevericon

Hanoi in peak season for dengue fever

SOCIETY
18/06/2019

Over 67,000 cases of dengue fever and three deaths were reported in the first five months of this year across the country, according to the latest report from the Ministry of Health.

Taiwanese green technology proposed for Hanoi’s largest landfillicon

Taiwanese green technology proposed for Hanoi’s largest landfill

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
18/06/2019

Hanoi is building a garbage-to-energy incinerator with a capacity of handling 4,000 tons of waste per day, which is expected to be put into operation by 2021.

Photo exhibition ‘Save our seas’: Only action brings changes!icon

Photo exhibition ‘Save our seas’: Only action brings changes!

FEATURE
16/06/2019

Vietnam is listed among the five worst polluters of ocean plastic waste, discharging between 280,000 and 730,000 tons of plastic waste every year into the ocean, according to the United Nations. 

Hanoi has great potential in agricultural eco-tourism developmenticon

Hanoi has great potential in agricultural eco-tourism development

TRAVEL
16/06/2019

Besides cultural, historical and scenic tourism, Hanoi also has the advantage of agricultural eco-tourism. However, this model has not yet become a highlight of the Vietnam capital’s tourism.

Hanoi struggles to tackle illegal sand miningicon

Hanoi struggles to tackle illegal sand mining

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
15/06/2019

Hanoi is planning to take control of illegal sand mining that is threatening the stability of agricultural production and the environment in and around the city.

Hanoi builds dossier to join UNESCO Creative Cities Networkicon

Hanoi builds dossier to join UNESCO Creative Cities Network

VIDEO
14/06/2019

The Hanoi People’s Committee recently issued a plan on building a ‘Hanoi - creative city’ dossier to apply to join the UNESCO Creative Cities Network.

Exhibition showcases urban pollution in Vietnamicon

Exhibition showcases urban pollution in Vietnam

PHOTOS
13/06/2019

Many photos featuring Vietnamese people living with polluted air have been put on display at an on-going photo exhibition on plastic waste in Ho Chi Minh City. 

Prolonged heat wave leaves people of Hanoi swelteringicon

Prolonged heat wave leaves people of Hanoi sweltering

PHOTOS
13/06/2019

A prolonged heat wave that has hit the capital city of Hanoi has greatly affected the daily lives of local people, forcing many to find ways of protecting themselves from the hot weather.

Exploring lush Pu Luong Nature Reserve in Thanh Hoaicon

Exploring lush Pu Luong Nature Reserve in Thanh Hoa

PHOTOS
12/06/2019

The vast Pu Luong Nature Reserve located in Thanh Hoa has emerged as a popular tourist destination in recent years with many visitors coming to explore the site’s exquisite natural scenery.

Police arrest man for spreading fake newsicon

Police arrest man for spreading fake news

SOCIETY
11/06/2019

Police in Hanoi’s Gia Lam District have detained Tran Van Thuoc for allegedly spreading false information about a deadly power incident on social media.

Say no to plastic waste campaign receives nationwide launchicon

Say no to plastic waste campaign receives nationwide launch

PHOTOS
11/06/2019

A national campaign to prevent excessive plastic waste was launched in Hanoi on June 9 with Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc in attendance.

Events in Hanoi & HCM City on June 10-16icon

Events in Hanoi & HCM City on June 10-16

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
10/06/2019

A selection of noteworthy artistic and cultural events to take place in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City on June 10-16.

For Hanoi, building a smart city needs connected technological systemicon

For Hanoi, building a smart city needs connected technological system

SOCIETY
08/06/2019

Hanoi should set up a connected technology system in order to build a smart city model, Deputy General Director of Gamuda Land Dennis Ng Teck Yow said on the sidelines of the Symposium on “ASEAN – Japan: Cooperation for Prosperity”.

Tet Doan Ngo, a bizarre festival through French artist’s depictionicon

Tet Doan Ngo, a bizarre festival through French artist’s depiction

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
07/06/2019

Doan Ngo festival, which falls on June 7 this year, is a kick-off occasion to kill the insects harming the crops.