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Hoan Kiem Lake

Hanoi leader asks for more ODA loans from France

Politics

Hanoi leader asks for more ODA loans from France

Chairman of Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung thanked France for providing ODA for Hanoi to carry out projects in cultural preservation, environmental treatment and infrastructure, including urban railway, and asked for more ODA loans to develop transport infrastructure.

German Festival kicks off in Hanoi

Culture - Sports

German Festival kicks off in Hanoi

The Deutschland-Fest 2018: German Experiences in Hanoi kicked off on November 2 night around the Ly Thai To Statue next to Hoan Kiem Lake, with the attendance of German Ambassador to Vietnam Christian Berger and Hanoi People’s Committee Chairman Nguyen Duc Chung.

More Hanoians prefer traveling by bus

Society

More Hanoians prefer traveling by bus

The number of people in Hanoi choosing bus as their means of transportation is rising. In the first half of this year, 221 million tickets were sold, an increase of 5 percent compared to the same period last year.

Mottainai Festival opens in Hanoi

Culture - Sports

Mottainai Festival opens in Hanoi

A running race around Hoan Kiem Lake kicked off the 6th Mottainai Festival on the morning of October 13 with the participation of representatives from the Vietnam Women’s Association and the Japanese Embassy in Hanoi.

Hoan Kiem pedestrian zone – an attraction of Hanoi

Destinations

Hoan Kiem pedestrian zone – an attraction of Hanoi

Along with famous destinations like Ngoc Son Temple, Hoa Lo prison historical relic site, and Bach Ma Temple, the pedestrian zone around Hoan Kiem Lake in downtown Hanoi has become an attraction that lure throngs of visitors to the capital on the weekends.