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  • Hanoi capital: Diverse activities to celebrate President Ho Chi Minh’s birthday

    Hanoi capital: Diverse activities to celebrate President Ho Chi Minh’s birthday

    Public: 4/16/2015 3:46:29 PM

    Hanoi city People’s Committee plans to celebrate the 125th anniversary of President Ho Chi Minh’s birth (May 19th, 1890 - May 19th, 2015).

  • Role of Headquarters of 1975 Spring General Offensive and Uprisings

    Role of Headquarters of 1975 Spring General Offensive and Uprisings

    Public: 4/14/2015 3:52:59 PM

    The Thang Long-Hanoi Relic Conservation Centre on April 14th coordinated with the Vietnam Association of Social Sciences to organize a workshop on the role of the Headquarters of the 1975 Spring General Offensive and Uprisings.

  • Moc Chau spacious tea hills

    Moc Chau spacious tea hills

    Public: 4/14/2015 9:03:55 AM

    The Moc Chau Plateau in the northern mountainous province of Son La is famous for spacious tea hills stretching from one hill to another.

  • Ba Trieu site recognized as special national relic

    Ba Trieu site recognized as special national relic

    Public: 4/9/2015 3:38:59 PM

    A ceremony to receive the Prime Minister's certificate recognising the Ba Trieu site as a special national relic was held at Trieu Loc commune, Hau Loc district in the central province of Thanh Hoa on Apirl 7th.

  • Shows on Vietnamese women in Ho Chi Minh city

    Public: 4/8/2015 6:26:15 PM

    On April 7th, the Southern Women’s Museum in Ho Chi Minh city opened two shows on Vietnamese women to celebrate the 40th anniversary of southern liberation and national unification (April 30th) and the 30th founding anniversary of the museum.

  • Outdoor stages attract young people in Hanoi

    Outdoor stages attract young people in Hanoi

    Public: 3/27/2015 4:23:49 PM

    Several outdoor stages have been set up around Hanoi for nighttime shows which draw crowds, especially local young people.

  • Hanoi over a century ago

    Hanoi over a century ago

    Public: 3/27/2015 4:21:57 PM

    Although Hanoi has kept much of its charm over the years, in the early 20th century, the city had a very different atmosphere; a more peaceful place where the traffic was mostly pedestrians, tramcars and pulled rickshaws.

  • Visiting Tra Nhieu Village in Quang Nam

    Visiting Tra Nhieu Village in Quang Nam

    Public: 3/24/2015 8:35:38 AM

    Tra Nhieu village in the central Vietnamese province of Quang Nam used to be a well-known commercial port. Now, it has become an attractive, ideal eco tourism destination for travelers, reported the Tuoi Tre News.

  • Nation’s largest heroic mother monument to be inaugurated

    Nation’s largest heroic mother monument to be inaugurated

    Public: 3/19/2015 4:35:21 PM

    The largest monument honouring Vietnamese heroic mothers will be inaugurated in March 24th in the central province of Quang Nam on the occasion of the province’s 40th celebration of founding and 85th year of the provincial Party Committee founding.

  • Exhibition marks the 55th anniversary of the "Long-haired Army"

    Public: 3/7/2015 8:58:15 PM

    Eighty-three-year old Nguyen Thi Lap could not hold back her tears as she recalled the experiences of female revolutionaries from the southern part of the country during the American War.

  • Special Tet market in Hanoi's Old Quarter

    Special Tet market in Hanoi's Old Quarter

    Public: 3/7/2015 4:55:49 PM

    A market in Hang Luoc Street in Hanoi's Old Quarter is attracting large numbers of people looking for antiques and unique products at the start of the Tet holidays.

  • Outdoor stages attract young people in Hanoi

    Outdoor stages attract young people in Hanoi

    Public: 3/7/2015 4:54:00 PM

    Several outdoor stages have been set up around Hanoi for nighttime shows which draw crowds, especially local young people.

  • Cheap and delicious food not a thing of the past

    Cheap and delicious food not a thing of the past

    Public: 3/7/2015 4:52:19 PM

    While many have noted a marked increase in the price of food in the capital, there are still several stalls that are locally famous for selling quality Hanoian breakfast for reasonable prices.

  • Queues form for Chung cakes in Hanoi's Old Quarter

    Queues form for Chung cakes in Hanoi's Old Quarter

    Public: 3/7/2015 4:51:09 PM

    A long queue has formed outside a shop in Hanoi's Old Quarter as city aficionados wait to buy a Tet delicacy, the humble Banh Chung.

  • Special dishes make big profits for small Hanoi food stalls

    Special dishes make big profits for small Hanoi food stalls

    Public: 3/7/2015 4:49:28 PM

    Many small food stalls scattered around Hanoi's streets and alleys are making large profits thanks to their special dishes.

  • Artisan preserves lotus tea making in Hanoi

    Artisan preserves lotus tea making in Hanoi

    Public: 3/7/2015 4:48:15 PM

    A man in Hanoi is trying to maintain the traditional craft of making tea from lotuses specifically grown in West Lake amid increasingly scarce supply.

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