HIV/AIDS model launched in Hanoi Health

HIV/AIDS model launched in Hanoi

Residents on the outskirts of Hanoi, including Ba Vi and adjacent localities, will receive free consultations and tests for HIV/AIDS through an intervention model launched on August 11.
Society

Warmer Tet comes to poor children in Hanoi

Youth organisations and the Red Cross in Hanoi presented gifts to needy people in the suburban districts of Ba Vi, Me Linh and My Duc on February 1, on the occasion of upcoming Lunar New Year (Tet).
Hanoi's relics lack protection Society

Hanoi's relics lack protection

The theft and destruction of Hanoi's cultural and historical relics continues to rise due to weak management and low awareness by managing agencies, said the city Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism.
Festival opens to honour Mountain God Festival

Festival opens to honour Mountain God

The Tan Vien (the God of the Mountain) festival opened on February 13 (or the 14th day of the first lunar month), in Hanoi’s district of Ba Vi, attracting a crowd of visitors from all regions of the country.
Business

Ostrich business booms in Quang Binh province

A project on raising ostriches has been carried out for nearly 10 years in the sunny and windy land of the central coastal province of Quang Binh and has brought big profits for the locals. It has proved to be a sound direction for economic development in the province.
Society

New approach to new rural development in Vietnam

In April 2009, the Prime Minister issued a system of criteria of the programme on building new rural areas. After three years of implementation, the programme has contributed to the change of the life in numerous rural regions. However, adjustments are now needed. Report by the Voice of Vietnam Radio.
Border expansion helps boost Hanoi tourism Travel

Border expansion helps boost Hanoi tourism

It has been five years since Hanoi expanded its administrative border. The capital city’s tourism sector has enjoyed positive changes as it knows how to make full use of tourism advantages to attract more visitors, both domestic and international.