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Modern Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City in impressive images

Modern Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City in impressive images

VOV.VN -In recent years both Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City have undergone rapid development, with many skyscrapers, immense boulevards, and impressive public works taking shape. Let’s take a look at the amazing architectural feats of the nation’s two largest cities:

Air quality in Hanoi worsens on National Day

Air quality in Hanoi worsens on National Day

VOV.VN -The air quality in the capital has worsened to dangerous levels, with the air quality index (AQI) rising to between 154 and 155 at 8:00 a.m. on National Day.

Leading homestays in Hanoi for National Day holiday

Leading homestays in Hanoi for National Day holiday

VOV.VN - Mei Hideaway, Veque Homestay, and Hygge Homestay in Hanoi are among the top suggestions of places for tourists to visit in order to enjoy National Day holiday celebrations on September 2.

Photo exhibition opens to showcase ASEAN land and people

Photo exhibition opens to showcase ASEAN land and people

VOV.VN - A collection of over 200 photos selected from among 10,000 artworks by 1,248 artists from ASEAN member states have gone on display at an exhibition underway in Hanoi to celebrate the nation’s ASEAN Chairmanship Year 2020, along with the 75th anniversary of National Day (September 2).

Students in Hanoi head back to school on September 1

Students in Hanoi head back to school on September 1

VOV.VN - Students across Hanoi went back to school on September 1 following the conclusion of the summer break, almost one month later than originally scheduled due to the impact of the COVID-19 epidemic across the country.

Hanoi village preserves national flag-making craft

Hanoi village preserves national flag-making craft

VOV.VN - Residents of Tu Van village in Thuong Tin district on the outskirts of the capital have continued their tradition of making national flags for over 70 years, therefore serving to create national pride among visitors.

Hanoi undergoes makeover ahead of National Day celebrations

Hanoi undergoes makeover ahead of National Day celebrations

VOV.VN - With a major holiday just two days away, every corner of the capital has been transformed to feature decorations such as national flags, colourful lights, flowers, and slogans to commemorate the country’s 75th National Day (September 2).

A close-up of largest mural paintings in Hanoi

A close-up of largest mural paintings in Hanoi

VOV.VN - A group made up of young volunteers have transformed the plain walls of homes throughout some of the villages located in suburban areas of Hanoi into beautiful mural paintings which showcase aspects of both nature and daily life.

Hanoi woman infected with Whitmore’s disease

Hanoi woman infected with Whitmore’s disease

VOV.VN - Son Tay General Hospital announced on August 28 that a woman living in Hanoi has been infected with Melioidosis, also known as Whitmore’s disease, which is caused by bacterium Burkholderia pseudomalle.

VND560 billion flyover takes shape in Hanoi

VND560 billion flyover takes shape in Hanoi

VOV.VN - The capital of Hanoi is scheduled to open to traffic a new flyover in Cau Giay district on August 28, aiming to ease traffic congestion in the downtown area.

Hanoi specialties during autumn months

Hanoi specialties during autumn months

VOV.VN - While many people arrive in the capital for the purpose of studying or working, plenty decide to spend the rest of their life there just because of Hanoi’s unique specialties that make the city so special during the autumn.

Hanoi records slight increase in August CPI

Hanoi records slight increase in August CPI

VOV.VN - The August consumer price index (CPI) in Hanoi rose by 2.5% in comparison to the same period last year, while suffering a small decline of 0.19% from December last year, according to figures released by the Hanoi Statistics Office.

Northern, central regions braced for latest heat wave

Northern, central regions braced for latest heat wave

VOV.VN - Northern and central regions of Vietnam are going through a spell of hot weather in early autumn with temperatures rising to between 35-36 degrees Celsius, according to the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting.

Open Budget Portal makes debut in Hanoi

Open Budget Portal makes debut in Hanoi

VOV.VN - The Open Budget Portal was first launched in Hanoi on August 26 with the aim of improving budget transparency and financial activities.