A contest to design the “Kilometre Zero landmark” - a national cultural symbol and important tourist destination in the area around Hanoi’s Hoan Kiem Lake - was jointly launched on June 3 by the Vietnam Architecture magazine of the Vietnam Association of Architects and the Hanoi People’s Committee.
Vietnam's second mobile virtual network called Reddi, with the numeral prefix 055, was rolled out by operator Mobicast in Hanoi on June 3.
VOV.VN - As thousands of lotus flowers begin to fully bloom following the arrival of June, Hanoi is being blessed with an array of picturesque and peaceful scenery.
A conference on investment and development cooperation is to take place at the National Convention Centre in Hanoi on June 27.
VOV.VN - Vietnam’s two largest cities Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City have been named among the most popular travel destinations throughout Asia, a list which has been compiled based on natural splendor, eye-catching architecture, rich culture, and culinary delights, as announced by website Reader's Digest of the United States.
VOV.VN - Hanoi mayor Nguyen Duc Chung handed over a haul of medical supplies to New York in the US via representatives from the US embassy in Vietnam on June 1 as a gift from the Vietnamese capital in support of New York authorities and citizens in their ongoing fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.
Hanoi attracted US$1.56 billion in FDI in the first five months of this year, it was reported at a video meeting of the municipal People’s Committee on May 29.
VOV.VN - A meeting took place in Hanoi on May 29 to mark World No Tobacco Day (May 31), in addition to National No Tobacco Week which will run from May 25 to May 31, with the main aim of protecting younger generations from the impact of tobacco advertisements and cigarette use.
The Hanoi People’s Committee held a ceremony on May 27 to receive 24 automatic air monitoring stations sponsored by the Republic of Korea’s THT Co., Ltd.
The Trung Sisters Temple-Pagoda-Communal House complex in Dong Nhan ward, Hai Ba Trung district, Hanoi, has been recognised as a special national relic site.
VOV.VN - Areas on the outskirts of Hanoi have seen thousands of white lotus flowers begin to bloom as their charm adds to the elegant beauty around the capital at this time of year.
Hanoi hopes to attract a total investment of US$38.3 million in the first half of 2020, equivalent to 64% of the figure in the same period last year.
The number of people in Vietnam taking to the skies during May reached 2.88 million, a year-on-year decline of 70%, the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) has announced.
VOV.VN - The International Exhibition on Machinery and Technologies of Agriculture, Forestry, and Fishery (Growtech Vietnam 2020), is set to officially get underway between October 28 and October 30 in Hanoi, according to a statement made by organisers on May 26.
VOV.VN - With spring gradually turning into summer, the sight of beautiful flowers like Hoa Phuong Do (Red flamboyant) can be seen in full bloom throughout Hanoi, creating romantic scenery that is ideal for local residents and guests to the capital to enjoy.
Wandering in small streets in the city, you can stray into a vintage cafe which is like a time machine taking you back to some period of the old days, to uncover a different Hanoi.
An exhibition featuring 50 art fine works on the heritage of an ancient village in Hanoi opened at the Centre for Art Exhibition and Exhibitions of Fine Arts, Photography, Hanoi on May 22.
VOV.VN - After enduring a long period of closure as a means of halting the spread of the novel coronavirus, a free library located on 66 Chua Lang street in Dong Da district of Hanoi has re-opened, welcoming back plenty of book lovers from across the capital.
VOV.VN - Almost every village in Vietnam has at least one well, an indispensable part of the classic Vietnamese rural tradition of banyan tree, well, and communal house yard.
VOV.VN - Severe downpours and strong winds are predicted to hit the northern region and north-central parts of the country over the course of the next several days starting from May 23 following the conclusion of the recent heat wave, according to the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting.