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Hanoi, Moscow enhance bilateral ties

Politics

Hanoi, Moscow enhance bilateral ties

Chairwoman of the Hanoi People’s Council Ngo Thi Doan Thanh on April 21 held a working session with a delegation from the Moscow City Duma, who are in Vietnam to further strengthen the two countries’ legislative ties.

Hanoi party chief visits European capitals

Politics

Hanoi party chief visits European capitals

Visits to the European capital cities of Moscow, Warsaw, Prague and Budapest by a Hanoi delegation led by Pham Quang Nghi, Secretary of the municipal Party Committee, have been declared a resounding success.

Free swimming training saves children from drowning

Society

Free swimming training saves children from drowning

Free courses to train swimming skills are to be offered to children in Hanoi. The programme is being organised by the Hanoi section of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union and the Ho Chi Minh Young Pioneer Organisation. It aims at reducing the number of deaths caused by drowning.

Volunteer tour guides a hit with foreigners

Travel

Volunteer tour guides a hit with foreigners

After booking tickets, hotels and other services for their trip to the capital of Vietnam , Dorothy Colton and her husband from England visited the website www.tripadvisor.com to read recommendations from tourists all over the world. They accidentally found Hanoi Free Tour Guides, a non-profit organisation founded and run by youth. They tried booking a free tour via email and received a reply just few minutes later.