Society

Ministry tightens up on road hoons

The Ministry of Transport (MoT) is determined to tighten the enforcement of traffic violations as Traffic Safety Month and Hanoi's millennium celebrations approach.
Society

Street karaoke sounds sour note

Coffee vendors on the streets surrounding My Dinh national stadium in Hanoi often attract young students with their cheap prices and wide open spaces, but now they are attracting even larger crowds with a new service - street karaoke.
Society

Hanoi to be splendid on millennium celebrations

Hanoi People’s Committee Chairman Nguyen The Thao on July 29 asked the municipal Department of Construction to strengthen decoration and lighting work in the downtowns in order to make the capital city brighter and more splendid during its 1,000 th birthday celebrations.
Society

OVs to join mass parade for Hanoi’s birthday

Representatives of overseas Vietnamese will join in a parade with armed forces, mass organisations and people from all walks of life on the morning of October 10 to celebrate the 1,000 th birthday of Hanoi.
Culture - Sports

Nation to host AFF Cup draw

Vietnam has been assigned to host the draw of the ASEAN Football Championship, or AFF Cup in Hanoi on July 27, which will be broadcast live to ASEAN countries.
Society

Stars make noise to end trafficking

Top local and foreign singers will share the stage during a series of concerts to raise awareness of human trafficking which will kick off on March 27 in Hanoi.
Society

2,000 people to make tale painting a record

A total of 2,000 people are expected to join in drawing the “Tale of carp turning into dragon” painting at the Tet Viet 2010 Fair slated for the My Dinh National Stadium in Hanoi on Feb. 5.
Culture - Sports

Man-U, Liverpool stars in friendly

Vietnamese veterans will play friendly matches against former Manchester United and Liverpool stars in a two-day competition in Hanoi on Nov. 19 and Nov. 20. The friendly tour, Masters Vietnam, organised by the Vietnam Football Federation and DC media company, will take place at 40,000-seat My Dinh National Stadium.
Culture - Sports

Vietnam beats Singapore in Cup

Phan Thanh Binh scored the game’s only goal to help Vietnam beat Singapore in the opening match of the Smartdoor Cup at My Dinh National Stadium in Hanoi on November 5.