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Minister calls on northern localities to use ODA selectively

Minister calls on northern localities to use ODA selectively

Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung urged localities on August 26 to not use Official Development Assistance (ODA) loans next year for projects where funding can be mobilised from the private sector or domestic sources.

Hanoi dump transformed into art space

Hanoi dump transformed into art space

VOV.VN - Recent measures have seen a waste site that stretches along the Red River’s bank in Phuc Tan ward of Hoan Kiem district in Hanoi be drastically changed into a beautiful art space.

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.

Red River mong world's best river cruises

Red River mong world's best river cruises

The World's Great River Journeys has named Vietnam's Red River among the eight unmissable river trips worldwide, according to an article on the UK's Daily Mail newspaper.

Red River among world's top eight greatest for cruising

Red River among world's top eight greatest for cruising

Deborah Stone and Nick Dalton, co-authors of the book The World’s Great River Journeys, have named Vietnam's Red River among the eight unmissable river trips worldwide, according to an article on UK's Daily Mail newspaper.

Viet Tri-Ba Vi bridge set to traffic on Oct. 7

Viet Tri-Ba Vi bridge set to traffic on Oct. 7

VOV.VN - Viet Tri-Ba Vi bridge across the Red River is expected to open to traffic on October 7 after two years of construction to mark the 64th anniversary of Hanoi’s Liberation Day (October 10).

Chem communal house, a special national relic

Chem communal house, a special national relic

VOV.VN - Located on the bank of the Red river, the Chem communal house in Bac Tu Liem district, Hanoi, is one of the oldest buildings in Vietnam. Akin to a museum of Vietnamese traditional culture and architecture, the communal house has recently been named a special national relic site.

Long Bien bridge – an icon of Hanoi

Long Bien bridge – an icon of Hanoi

VOV.VN - Long Bien bridge, the first steel bridge across the Red River in Hanoi, was built by the French in the 20th century. The bridge is now severely degraded after a century of traffic. Maintenance work has been carried out to preserve its beauty and ensure safety for the public.

ROK seeks to kick off ‘Miracle on Red River’

ROK seeks to kick off ‘Miracle on Red River’

The Global HR Forum 2017, initiated by the Republic of Korea (ROK), will be kicked off in Vietnam for the first time this week, promising to bring the ‘Miracle on the Han River’ to Vietnam in order to help the country boost the quality of its workforce.

Cruising the scenic waterways of the Red River

Cruising the scenic waterways of the Red River

The Red River, running through northern Vietnam, offers the chance to discover a rural way of life that has hardly changed for centuries. For those with one more day to spare in Hanoi, a cruise along the Red River is the perfect city escape. Pham Ha, CEO of Luxury Travel explores.