Hanoi to build more overpasses, car parks

This year, Hanoi authorities plan to build steel overpasses for cars and motorbikes as well as underground and high-rise car parks to gradually reduce traffic congestion in the capital city.

New guide to historic game

Over 100 new solutions to the popular Vietnamese puzzle game Evereto – but now more often referred to by the name of the game's creator, Tri Uan, – have been published in time for the millennial anniversary of Hanoi, according to Uan's son, Nguyen Tri Hung.

Satisfy your bucolic yearnings

Duong Lam Village in Son Tay Town, 60km west of Hanoi has become increasingly popular half-day trip for weekend travellers.

Eateries, housing encroach on railway easements

The numerous houses, cafes, liquor stalls and other small businesses that litter both sides of railway easements are a major cause of traffic accidents and should be removed, warns Hanoi - Hai Phong Railway Management Company deputy director Nguyen Hoai Trung.