The capital city of Hanoi has carried out trade promotion plans targeting both traditional and new foreign markets in order to tackle its widening trade deficit, which exceeded the national average in the first five months of this year.
VOV.VN - Hanoi health officials reported on June 25 that the capital city had experienced a dramatic increase in dengue fever cases this year to date compared to 2016, reported the Vietnam News Agency.
The rapid rise of apartment blocks along several small roads in Hanoi has strained traffic infrastructure with thousands of new residents arriving at once.
There are millions of ways to enjoy the cool, sweet taste of summer in Vietnam, so here are some of our favorites.
VOV.VN - Vietnam Economic Forum 2017 opened in Hanoi today (June 27) as participants called for a fairer distribution of the benefits from globalization.
Hanoi Football Club will compete in the Gothia World Youth Cup 2017 from July 16-22 in Gothenburg, Sweden.
Hanoi authorities are drawing up plans to set aside additional streets for pedestrians only to “lessen public dependency” on private vehicles, especially motorbikes, said Vu Van Vien, head of the municipal department of transportation.
Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung has pledged that his administration will provide clear information on its plans to replace, cut and remove trees along local streets.
One month after opening, Hanoi Book Street has become a popular destination with not only book lovers but also locals and visitors to the capital. The street has turned to a tourist attraction with a modern, youthful and civilised atmosphere.
Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong hosted a reception for visiting Chairman of the Lao Front for National Construction (LFNC) Central Committee, Saysomphone Phomvihane in Hanoi on June 25.
With its great economic and geographic potential, Hanoi has increasingly become more critical to the investment strategy of foreign investors, many of whom are planning large-scale operations in the city.
Hanoi presented decisions approving investment proposals and investment licences for 48 projects with total registered capital of over VND74 trillion (US$3.25 billion) on June 25 at the conference themed “Hanoi 2017 – Investment and Development Cooperation”.
Aerobics coaches from eight countries are taking part in an international aerobics coaching course in Hanoi from June 19-27.
The mayor of Hanoi has sought to defend a controversial plan to axe 1,300 African mahogany trees along Pham Van Dong Street at a meeting between a parliamentary delegation and constituents in Hoan Kiem District.
VOV.VN - Various activities will take place at the 2017 Vietnam Family Festival, to be held this weekend at the Vietnam Cultural and Arts Exhibition Centre in Hanoi.
The Hanoi People’s Committee has proposed a roadmap to revoke outdated motorbikes that discharge harmful substances into the environment.
Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung and a delegation from the capital city will pay a visit to the US.
It’s an evening in June. The heat of summer in the bustling city is replaced by the bubbly atmosphere of Cambodian language classes at a Khmer-Cambodia training centre in Hanoi.
VOV.VN - The 11th National Press Awards ceremony was held on June 21 in Hanoi to mark the 92nd anniversary of Vietnam Revolutionary Press Day.
VOV.VN - Nui Coc Lake in the northern mountainous province of Thai Nguyen has attracted tourists due to its peaceful and tranquil atmosphere and beautiful sceneries.