Capital records fewer dengue fever cases

Capital records fewer dengue fever cases

Half of Hanoi’s 30 districts reported fewer people infected with dengue fever last week, while the figure for the remaining half was unchanged compared to the previous week.

Hanoi plans building strategy until 2050

Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai has asked a number of international consultants to consider strategies aimed at conserving historical sites and improving the traffic and sewerage systems in Hanoi up until 2050.

read more

Hanoi pagodas lure visitors with rich historical offerings

The Tay Phuong and Thay pagodas were among destinations Rett Townsley, a third year recreation management student at the Appalachian State University in Boone, North Carolina, visited during a tour of suburban Hanoi.

read more

Hanoi to push for investment reforms

Hanoi set a target to jump 10 positions in the Provincial Comparative Index, from 31 of 63 provinces and cities in 2008 to number 21 in 2009.

read more

Hanoi discusses investment opportunities with Italian businesses

Business opportunities in Hanoi were explained to Italian investors at a seminar held by the Vietnamese Embassy’s Trade Mission in Italy on Sept. 3.

read more

Hainan-Hanoi direct flight route to open late this month

Hainan-Hanoi direct flight route to open late this month

The direct flight route that links China ’s Hainan province and the Vietnamese capital city of Hanoi will be launched on September 27, a local daily reported.

read more

Hanoi, Leipzig tighten economic ties

Representatives from 12 Hanoi companies have met with Leipzig businesses to seek future partners following the fourth Vietnam Business Forum in Berlin from Sept. 11-13.

read more

Most read

Hanoi Stock Exchange plans five IPOs this month

The Hanoi Stock Exchange (HNX) plans to organise this month five initial public offerings (IPOs) for State-owned enterprises to sell their stakes to external investors.

Societe Generale subsidiary opens branch in Hanoi

Societe Generale-Viet Finance Co. Ltd. (SGVF) inaugurated its first branch in Hanoi on April 14 in a move to expand its business operations and supply better services to clients in the country. 

Viewing Hanoi’s old quarter through foreign eyes

Love it or loathe it, the vibrancy of Hanoi’s old quarter always provokes a reaction, its throbbing effervescence giving the capital’s residents a sense of its own unique character and a charm that has captivated the hearts and minds of the city’s foreign residents, who have spoken of their love of this lively, interesting and beautiful place.

UNESCO recognises royal citadel as world heritage

UNESCO’s World Heritage Committee recognises Vietnam’s Thang Long Royal Citadel as a world cultural heritage at its 34th session in Brazil on July 31.

Hanoi launches electric bus tour of old quarter

A pilot project to operate 12 electrically powered buses around Hoan Kiem Lake and in Hanoi's Old Quarter for tourists was launched on July 17.