Must-checkin places in Hanoi Travel

Must-checkin places in Hanoi

Hoan Kiem lake, Long Bien bridge, St. Joseph's Cathedral are among can't miss check-in destinations for visitors when coming to Hanoi.
Nearly 8,000 people ready to run for peace Society

Nearly 8,000 people ready to run for peace

About 8,000 people will take part in the 45th Hanoi Moi Newspaper Run for Peace, which will be held at the capital’s My Dinh National Stadium in Nam Tu Liem district on March 25.
Street food safety sees marked improvement Society

Street food safety sees marked improvement

Efforts to improve the food service quality in Hanoi have spurred positive change, according to a review of a pilot programme implemented two years ago to encourage more hygienic street food options.
Business

Japan seeks investment approval to upgrade HCM City canal

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has asked municipal authorities in Ho Chi Minh City for permission to take part in the Xuyen Tam Canal upgrade project, worth over 5.1 trillion VND (around 234.1 million USD), in Binh Thanh and Go Vap districts, Hanoi Moi Newspaper reported on July 17.
Business

Hanoi to issue bonds

The People’s Committee of Hanoi has just announced its plan to issue bonds to mobilise resources for the development of the capital city in 2015, according to the Hanoi Moi newspaper.
Society

Over 12 bln VND raised for heart disease child patients

The hope for a better future is being realised for many Vietnamese children with inborn heart diseases nationwide, via a fund-raising programme which has been going on for four years as a joint effort of Vietnam Television, the millitary-run telecommunications group, Viettel, and the East Meets West Foundation.