Society

French Quarter in Hanoi to be preserved

The Hanoi Department of Architectural Planning will soon submit a draft regulation on managing the French Quarter in Hanoi to the municipal People’s Committee.
Politics

Vietnam attends UMNO party congress

A delegation from Vietnam is attending the five-day congress of the United Malays National Organisation (UMNO), which began on October 21 in Kuala Lumpur , Malaysia.
Society

VUSTA deems Hanoi Master Plan impractical

The Vietnam Union of Science and Technology Associations has expressed its disagreement with the construction of a highway linking West Lake and Ba Vi district as called for in the "Hanoi Master Plan by 2030 With a Vision to 2050".
Society

Ministry insists on new Hanoi road artery

The Ministry of Construction on August 23 affirmed that the country's national administrative centre would not be moved to Ba Vi, but noted that it was still necessary to build the Thang Long traffic axis despite the objections made by the city's People's Committee.
Business

Vietnam sees new boom in vacation homes

Investing in vacation villas and garden-view houses in resorts and tourist sites is a new Vietnamese real estate trend, but it is not easy for companies to gain quick profits.
Politics

Hanoi master plan under scrutiny

National Assembly deputies yesterday heard a Government report on Hanoi's master plan for development until 2030 with a vision to 2050 — a document that has presented a number of thorny problems to developers and city planners alike.
Society

Hanoi plans green, elegant, modern capital

A master plan for the capital of Hanoi through 2030 with a vision to 2050 has received special attention from the public as it is expected to create an image of a “green, civilised, and modern” city.
Society

Thang Long Imperial Citadel relics to be exhibited

The Hanoi People’s Committee and the Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences (VASS) have agreed to showcase a part of the relics at the Thang Long Imperial Citadel on the occasion of the capital city’s 1,000 th founding anniversary.
Party leader cares for Hanoi security Politics

Party leader cares for Hanoi security

Communist Party of Vietnam General Secretary Nong Duc Manh has asked the Hanoi police to spare no efforts to safeguard political security and peace for the capital city and the whole country.