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Vietnam reveals plan for world’s largest tower

Vietnam reveals plan for world’s largest tower

(VOV) - Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has authorised Vietnam Television (VTV) to construct one of the world’s tallest television towers in Hanoi, according to a posting on the government’s portal.

Vietnam’s favourite cog railway

Vietnam’s favourite cog railway

(VOV) - The Da Lat Railway Station, with its French Art-Deco architectural style, is without a doubt the most beautiful train station in Southeast Asia but not many people realise it once was one of the few cog railways in the world.

France Year in Vietnam begins

France Year in Vietnam begins

(VOV) - Vietnamese Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Hoang Tuan Anh and French Minister of Foreign Trade Nicole Bricq cut the red ribbon inaugurating the France Year in Vietnam at a ceremony in Hanoi on April 9.

Green trees make Hoi An ever charming

Green trees make Hoi An ever charming

(VOV) -The ancient city of Hoi An is not only famous for its harmonious relationship between history, culture, architecture, land and people but also for its beautiful green trees.

Pilot vote of confidence in Hanoi

Pilot vote of confidence in Hanoi

(VOV) - The Hanoi Party Committee will conduct a pilot vote of confidence scheme on members of the Standing Board and a number of key position holders in the city at its ongoing 10th conference.

Co Tu ethnic architecture in spotlight

Co Tu ethnic architecture in spotlight

An international seminar on preserving the traditional architecture of the Co Tu ethnic group took place in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue on August 20.

Hanoi's unique architecture

Hanoi's unique architecture

In the context of modernization and industrialization, it is now possible to enjoy a comfortable life in Hanoi’s ancient streets, which appear today much the same as they did at the end of the 19th century.

100 years of Hanoi Opera House celebrated

100 years of Hanoi Opera House celebrated

Certificates of National Heritage were awarded to the Hanoi Opera House and August Revolution Square in downtown Hanoi during a ceremony held on December 9 to mark the centenary of the historic theatre.