NA Vice Chairman Do Ba Ty speaks at the conference (Source: qdnd.vn)

Tertiary education’s role in int’l integration highlighted

A conference under the topic of “Tertiary education: standardisation and international integration”  was held by the National Assembly’s Committee for Culture, Education, Youth, Adolescents, and Children and the Vietnam National University’s Ho Chi Minh City branch in Hanoi on August 17. 
Hanoi experiences torrential rains

Hanoi experiences torrential rains

The districts of Gia Lam, Thuong Tin, Hoang Mai experienced torrential rains this afternoon. The possibility of thunderstorms, strong winds are forecast to cover over the center capital of Hanoi.
Health ministry launches “Healthy Lung” portal

Health ministry launches “Healthy Lung” portal

The Medical Examination and Treatment Department under the Ministry of Health, in coordination with the AstraZeneca multinational pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical company, launched the “Healthy Lung” portal in Hanoi on August 16.

UK, Vietnam strengthen collaboration in education

UK, Vietnam strengthen collaboration in education

The British Council in Vietnam signed a Memorandum of Educational Collaboration with the Hanoi Department of Education and Training (Hanoi DoET) with the witness of new Ambassador of the UK to Vietnam, Mr. Gareth Ward.

Torrential rains continue hitting north

Torrential rains continue hitting north

The Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention & Control’s office sent urgent dispatch No. 39 to three provinces, cities of Hanoi, Thanh Hoa and Hoa Binh.

Electronic-contract cars suggested to be classified as electronic taxi

Electronic-contract cars suggested to be classified as electronic taxi

The Hanoi Taxi Association filed an urgent petition to the Prime Minister on certain content in the report to the government about the draft decree on ‘Business and Conditions for Transportation Business by Auto’, which is supposed to replace the old Decree 86/2014/ND-CP. The draft decree was issued on July 31, 2018 by the Ministry of Transport.

Officials examine the antiques at the hand-over ceremony (Photo: VNA)

18 antiques returned to Vietnam

Vietnamese Ambassador to Germany Doan Xuan Hung handed over 18 antiques from different cultural periods to the National Museum of Vietnamese History in Hanoi on August 9.
Hanoi pho

First Hanoi Food Culture Festival to lure tourists

The Hanoi Food Culture Festival 2018, the first of its kind, will take place in the capital city from October 5-10 with an aim of introducing Hanoi’s cuisine legacy to locals and tourists alike.