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Four Protectors of Hanoi

Four Protectors of Hanoi

Thang Long Hanoi, a city of thousands of year, has a solid and rich historical background and is believed to be protected by four genies.

Puppeteers breathe new life into puppetry art

Puppeteers breathe new life into puppetry art

VOV.VN - Thang Long Water Puppet Theater in the center of the capital city is one of the most popular attractions in Hanoi. The theater’s puppeteers have been making a great efforts to revitalize their art. This effort has succeeded in making puppetry more popular.

Values of Dong Da Hill in Hanoi

Values of Dong Da Hill in Hanoi

VOV.VN - The historical site of Dong Da Hill in central Hanoi commemorates the Ngoc Hoi-Dong Da victory by Tay Son troops, led by Nguyen Hue, over the Qing forces in Spring of 1789. In 2018, the Prime Minister officially recognized Dong Da Hill as a special national relic.

VN cracks down on use of banned substance in fish food

VN cracks down on use of banned substance in fish food

Vietnam will strengthen controls on Ethoxyquin in feed production for the fishery industry to ensure stability in seafood exports to the EU, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).

Traditional Tet spaces to be recreated in Hanoi’s Old Quarter

Traditional Tet spaces to be recreated in Hanoi’s Old Quarter

VOV.VN - A series of cultural activities are to be recreated specially for Vietnam’s traditional Lunar New Year festival, known locally as Tet, in cultural spaces throughout Hanoi’s Old Quarter and pedestrian streets on January 18, 2020.

Traces of Hung Kings’ culture in Thang Long-Hanoi

Traces of Hung Kings’ culture in Thang Long-Hanoi

VOV.VN - The first Hung King ruled Vietnam in 2879 BC. Cultural traces of the Hung King era, which ended in 258 BC, are still being discovered in the ruins of Vietnam’s former imperial citadel in Hanoi.

Cat Linh-Ha Dong railway must run this year: Deputy PM

Cat Linh-Ha Dong railway must run this year: Deputy PM

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung on October 1 demanded the general contractor to speed up the progress and complete all procedures in order to put the long-delayed Cat Linh-Ha Dong urban railway line into operation this year.

Hanoi - city of cultural heritage

Hanoi - city of cultural heritage

Upon arriving in Hanoi, holidaymakers will have chance to visit Hanoi's tourist attractions which have stood the test of time such as Ngoc Son temple, Temple of Literature, the Imperial Citadel of Thang Long and taste the signature delicacies of the 1000-year-old city.

More artifacts found in Thang Long Imperial Citadel

More artifacts found in Thang Long Imperial Citadel

A recent excavation at the Thang Long Imperial Citadel in Hanoi revealed a number of architectural vestiges, said archeologists from the Thang Long-Hanoi Heritage Conservation Centre and the Vietnam Institute of Archaeology at a conference held in Hanoi on May 16.