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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.

Vinh Tuy bridge’s second phase project approved

Vinh Tuy bridge’s second phase project approved

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has approved the second-phase construction of Vinh Tuy bridge spanning Hong (Red) River in Hanoi with investment of more than 2.54 trillion (109 million USD) sourced from the city’s budget.

Streets of Hanoi hit by morning of dense fog

Streets of Hanoi hit by morning of dense fog

VOV.VN - Residents in Hanoi awoke to the capital blanketed in a layer of thick fog on the morning of February 6, serving to reduce visibility and make driving conditions more challenging for commuters on streets throughout the city.

Release of carps by Hanoians marks Kitchen Gods Day

Release of carps by Hanoians marks Kitchen Gods Day

VOV.VN - People in Hanoi have been releasing carps into lakes and rivers throughout the capital in celebration of Kitchen Gods Day, which falls on the 23rd day of the final month of the lunar year.

Photographer shows love for Hanoi

Photographer shows love for Hanoi

The old roofs, street corners, vendors and remarkable architecture are the soul of Hanoi, according to photographer Nguyen Viet Thanh, who is showcasing 30 photos of the capital in an exhibition.

Hanoi’s air quality worsens once again

Hanoi’s air quality worsens once again

VOV.VN - The air quality in the capital city of Hanoi has once again worsened with its PM2.5 levels exceeding national standards and being situated at harmful levels.

VPBank Hanoi Marathon 2019 held

VPBank Hanoi Marathon 2019 held

A ceremony to start the VPBank Hanoi Marathon was held in the heart of Hanoi on October 20, with 7,000 professional and amateur athletes taking part, over 1,500 of them foreigners.

Hanoi red maple road attracts visitors

Hanoi red maple road attracts visitors

A road in Hanoi’s Long Bien District has become an attractive place for young people to check in for its romantic beauty created by red maple trees.

Huge fire ravages Sai Dong industrial park

Huge fire ravages Sai Dong industrial park

VOV.VN - The Sai Dong industrial park, a plant which spans a total area of 1,000 square metres in Hanoi, was destroyed after a large fire hit the premises at 9am on August 11.

Swimming campaign to be launched to prevent drowning

Swimming campaign to be launched to prevent drowning

A campaign to encourage the community to practice swimming for drowning prevention will be launched on May 19 at the culture, information and sports centre of Hanoi’s Long Bien district, according to the organising board.

Prolonged heat wave drives visitors to commercial centres across Hanoi

Prolonged heat wave drives visitors to commercial centres across Hanoi

VOV.VN - People have rushed to commercial centres and supermarkets in their droves across Hanoi to avoid the searing heat that has hit the capital in recent days. In contrast, few people are taking part in the usually popular outdoor entertainment activities around the city.

Hanoi city still struggles with African swine fever

Hanoi city still struggles with African swine fever

African swine fever has been successfully controlled in Ngoc Thuy ward of Long Bien district and Phu Thi commune of Gia Lam district of Hanoi, the municipal Department of Agriculture and Rural Development has announced.

Sitting tug-of-war game excites crowds in Hanoi

Sitting tug-of-war game excites crowds in Hanoi

VOV.VN - A game of sitting tug-of-war took place in Tran Vu temple, Thach Ban ward, Long Bien district, Hanoi, on April 7. The annual event attracted many local people and visitors who came to watch the competition.

Preserving Tet tradition

Preserving Tet tradition

VOV.VN - To preserve Vietnam’s Tet traditions, the Viet Communal House and the Viet Hung Ward’s Youth Association have organized a “Tet Viet 2019” program in Le Mat village, Long Bien district, Hanoi, recreating traditional rituals such as worshipping the Three Kitchen Gods, releasing carps, erecting a Neu Tree, and making Chung cakes.