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Hanoi tests market traders for COVID-19

Hanoi tests market traders for COVID-19

VOV.VN - Hanoi on April 18 conducted a number of quick novel coronavirus (COVID-19) screening tests at a series of wholesale markets in the capital, in line with instructions issued by Mayor Nguyen Duc Chung.

Thrilling Vat Cau festival excites crowds in Hanoi

Thrilling Vat Cau festival excites crowds in Hanoi

VOV.VN - A festival featuring the ancient sport of ‘Vat Cau’, a game which involves men wrestling over a ball, took place in the village of Thuy Linh in Linh Nam ward of Hoang Mai district in Hanoi on January 30, with the aim of bringing the local community together through a traditional sport.

Torrential rain floods several Hanoi streets

Torrential rain floods several Hanoi streets

VOV.VN - Heavy downpours struck the capital city of Hanoi during peak rush hour late on the afternoon of July 15, causing severe flooding in several roads throughout the city.

Vat Cau festival excites crowds in Hanoi

Vat Cau festival excites crowds in Hanoi

VOV.VN - A festival featuring ‘Vat Cau’, an ancient sport involving bare chested men wrestling over a ball, has been held in Thuy Linh village, Linh Nam Ward in Hoang Mai district of Hanoi, with the aim of strengthening solidarity among local people.

Hanoi to host annual dragon boat race

Hanoi to host annual dragon boat race

Authorities in the capital city have just approved a decision to organise annual traditional dragon boat races between 2019 and 2021.

Torrential rain floods Hanoi streets

Torrential rain floods Hanoi streets

VOV.VN - A heavy downpour in the morning of July 21 caused traffic chaos for Hanoi locals as many streets in Ha Dong, Hoang Mai and Dong Da Districts were flooded.

Hanoi to end use of deadly stoves

Hanoi to end use of deadly stoves

Hanoi plans to stop the use of beehive-shaped coal bricks by 2020 as part of measures to improve air quality and living conditions, according to the municipal Department of Natural Resources and Environment.

Pressure put on slack developers

Pressure put on slack developers

Construction projects that have stopped work may be adjusted or cancelled, according to a new order released recently by the Hanoi People’s Committee.

Fire destroys Hanoi karaoke bar

Fire destroys Hanoi karaoke bar

VOV.VN - A huge fire in Hoang Mai District, Hanoi engulfed Lake Side karaoke bar on November 23, sending flames and smoke swirling into the sky.

Hanoi: 384 dengue outbreaks remain

Hanoi: 384 dengue outbreaks remain

The number of new dengue fever cases in Hanoi has dropped in the last few weeks, according to the city’s Department of Health on September 25.

Hanoi, HCM City focus on stamping out dengue fever

Hanoi, HCM City focus on stamping out dengue fever

The capital city of Hanoi has been taking efforts to stamp out the dengue fever outbreak which has plagued the city in recent months, with nearly 15,400 cases reported in 12 districts so far this year.

Harsh report issue on Vietnam’s urban environment

Harsh report issue on Vietnam’s urban environment

Vietnam’s urban environment, especially in big cities, is facing numerous challenges, including air and water pollution, solid waste treatment and flooding, according to the 2016 National Environmental Report issued in Hanoi on July 20.

Hanoi to recycle construction waste

Hanoi to recycle construction waste

Hanoi authorities have approved a construction waste recycling project that can replace some of the materials used in building pavements and rural roads.

Dengue fever rises in Hanoi

Dengue fever rises in Hanoi

Dengue fever cases are on the rise in Hanoi, as weather has been favourable to the development of infected mosquitoes.