Tourism affected by nCoV epidemic during Tet


VGP - The novel coronavirus (nCoV) outbreak caused certain negative impact on Hanoi’s tourism during the seven-day Lunar New Year holiday (Tet), according to the municipal Department of Tourism.

Colorful flower markets in HN


VGP – A series of famous flower markets have been ongoing in Ha Noi, signaling the upcoming Lunar New Year Festival.

HN yet caught up with regional peers in guest attraction


VGP – In comparison with Ha Noi, the number of international guests to Hong Kong (China) was four times higher, 3.5-fold in Bangkok (Thailand), 3-fold in Singapore, 2-fold in Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), the Ha Noi Tourism Department reported.


Ha Noi hopes to welcome nearly 32 million tourists in 2020


VGP – Approximately 29 million tourists chose Ha Noi as their holiday destination last year, as reported at a recent conference held by the capital city’s tourism sector to deploy tasks for 2020.


Ten outstanding cultural and sports events in 2019 announced


VGP – The Ha Noi Department of Culture and Sports has recently announced Ten outstanding cultural and sports events in 2019.


Archbishop of Ha Noi extends Tet greetings to municipal government


VGP -  Chairman of the Ha Noi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung in Ha Noi on January 15 received Archbishop of the Ha Noi Archdiocese Joseph Vu Van Thien.


Capital handles 31,250 smuggling cases


VGP – The Ha Noi 389 Steering Committee against smuggling, trade fraud, and counterfeit (Steering Committee 389) convened a conference to sum up the tasks in 2019 and deploy new missions in 2020. 


HN to set off fireworks at 30 locations


VGP – The Capital City of Ha Noi will launch firework displays at 30 different locations to welcome the Lunar New Year Festival.


Pedestrian space around Hoan Kiem Lake officially launched


VGP – The Ha Noi municipal Peoples Committee has officially launched  a walking space around the Hoan Kiem (Returned Sword) Lake. 


Alpha Travel Insurance: Ha Noi, cheapest city for backpacking in Asia


VGP – Ha Noi tops the list of 10 cheapest cities perfect for backpacking escape in Asia, according to the British Alpha Travel Insurance.