27th In’l Biology Olympiad opens in Ha Noi


VGP - The 27th International Biology Olympiad (IBO) kicked off in Ha Noi on July 17 with the participation of over 264 students from 71 countries and territories, the biggest of its kind so far.

Handicraft fair 2016 to be held


VGP - The VN handicraft fair 2016 will take place at the Thang Long Royal Citadel in Ha Noi from August 26-29.

'Viet Nam today' exhibition launched in HN


VGP - An exhibition themed ‘Viet Nam Today’ displaying 96 outstanding photos of Viet Nam’s landscapes and people will be open to the public at the Centre for Fine Arts and Photography (29 Hang Bai Street, Ha Noi) from July 5-9.

HN to inspect selection of gender at birth


VGP – Ha Noi authorities will launch a campaign to investigate the selection of gender at birth at health clinics.

Regional conference on productivity and inclusive growth held in Ha Noi


VGP –  The third Southeast Asia Regional forum of the Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) was held on June 14 in Ha Noi, exploring ways to achieve productivity growth and inclusiveness.

Int’l painting contest on HN launched


VGP – An international painting contest “I love Ha Noi – The city for peace” was launched on June 11 at Bach Thao Park or Ha Noi Botanical Garden in response to International Children Day (June 1).

HN responds to World Environment Day


VGP – The local authorities of Ha Noi will encourage residents to be increasingly aware of leading an  environmentally friendly lifestyle in response to the World Environment Day (on June 5).

HN destined for investment and development conference


VGP – Under a theme “Ha Noi 2016 – Investment Cooperation and Development,” a large-scale conference will take place in the Capital City to realize the Government’s Resolution 19/2016/NQ-CP on major tasks and solutions to improve the business environment and national competitiveness during 2016-17, with a vision towards 2020.​

HN to host SEA Games 31 in 2021


VGP – The municipal People’s Committee of Ha Noi has confirmed that Ha Noi will host the 31st Southeast Asian (SEA) in 2021.

Two exhibitions on Ha Noi, Hue at night


VGP - A collection of 30 photographs depicting Ha Noi and Hue ancient city at night will go on display in the capital from April 14 to 23.