Hanoi submits dossier to join UNESCO Creative Cities Network

Hanoi submits dossier to join UNESCO Creative Cities Network

The People’s Committee in Hanoi yesterday pressed the button to announce the website “Hanoi - Creative City” – a part of dossier submission to join UNESCO Creative Cities Network at a ceremony to celebrate the 20th anniversary of its recognition as ‘City for Peace’ by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).
Enjoying coffee in a tiny café where the floor is littered with pumpkin seed shells is a must try. (Source: news.zing.vn)

Hanoi in world’s 20 top foodie walking tours

Foodies to the capital city of Hanoi could not miss banh da ca (soup made with tea-coloured noodles which comes from northern Hai Phong city) and banh cuon (steamed rolled pancakes), The Guardian suggested.
Hanoi posted a GRDP growth rate of 7.21 percent in the first six months of 2019 (Photo: VNA)

Hanoi aims at 8-percent growth for H2

Hanoi aims at an economic growth rate of 7.6 – 8 percent for the latter half of 2019 in an effort to realise targets and tasks set for the whole year.
South Korea changes visa policy for Vietnamese

South Korea changes visa policy for Vietnamese

South Korea authorities decided to make changes to the five-year visa policy issued for Vietnamese who live in the three major cities of Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi and Da Nang because there has been a rise in the number of Vietnamese who have taken advantage of the relaxed policy to remain illegally in South Korea.
African Swine Fever not yet announced in Vietnam

African Swine Fever not yet announced in Vietnam

The Department of Animal Health under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has not yet announced African Swine Fever as well as instruction of prevention and culling.
Deputy Minister Bui The Duy chaired and delivered his speech in the press conference. Photo by T.B

Businesses become center in national innovation, creativity system

Minister of Science and Technology Chu Ngoc Anh affirmed in the press conference of this ministry for the first quarter of 2019 yesterday that the adjustment of several national policies has signaled enterprises are considered as the focus in the innovation process.