Tag: "buildings"

Hanoi to crack down on fire safety violations

Hanoi to crack down on fire safety violations

Developers of high-rise buildings that violate safety regulations will not be eligible for future land allocation or land lease, according to the People’s Committee of Hanoi.

Hanoi-based UN office gets top green buildings award

Hanoi-based UN office gets top green buildings award

The Vietnam Green Building Council (VGBC) on May 22 awarded the Green One United Nations House (GOUNH) in Hanoi a Platinum Lotus certification, the highest level in the market-based green building rating system.

Workshop seeks ways to save energy in buildings

Workshop seeks ways to save energy in buildings

Measures to save energy in designing, constructing and operating buildings were the focus of discussion at a workshop organised by the Department of Science, Technology and Environment under the Ministry of Construction in Ho Chi Minh City on December 5.

11 best-designed kindergartens in the world

11 best-designed kindergartens in the world

VOV.VN -From Vietnam's Farming Kindergarten to Germany's cat-shaped Kindergarten Wolfartsweier, here are the top 11 best places for kids to start school off on the right foot, according to Business Insider.

10 tallest buildings in Vietnam

10 tallest buildings in Vietnam

VOV.VN - High-rise buildings have been built throughout Vietnam in recent years. Here are the 10 tallest buildings in Vietnam, according to Zing online newspaper.

Ka Don church comes second at sacred architecture competition

Ka Don church comes second at sacred architecture competition

Brimming with novel structures such as a tile roof and a wood-framed glass wall system doubling with a series of sliding doors, Ka Don Church in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong has won second prize at the 6th International Prize for Sacred Architecture for Christian Religious Buildings.

Hanoi finds investors for 43 projects

Hanoi finds investors for 43 projects

The government of Hanoi City is finding investors for 43 projects planned for implementation this year at a total cost of VND372.25 trillion (US$16.6 billion).

House prices inch up in April

House prices inch up in April

The home purchase prices inched up in April, particularly the cost of houses in Hanoi, according to the Department of Housing and Real Estate Market Management under the Ministry of Construction.