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Hanoi fair introduces regional specialties
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Hanoi fair introduces regional specialties

NDO – Thousands of specialties from all regions around the country are being introduced at a fair from November 23-26 at the Royal City Trade Centre in Hanoi.

Hanoi and Saigon grab a bite on list of world's best places for food
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Hanoi and Saigon grab a bite on list of world's best places for food

En Vnexpress - Just one more reason why globetrotters should put the two biggest cities in Vietnam on their menus.

Double-decker bus tour for Hanoi by next June
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Double-decker bus tour for Hanoi by next June

VietNamNet Bridge – Ha Noi plans to officially launch a double-decker bus tour in the capital city from June next year.

Hundreds of football fans crowd airport as Manchester United legends arrive in Hanoi
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Hundreds of football fans crowd airport as Manchester United legends arrive in Hanoi

En Vnexpress - Ryan Giggs and Paul Scholes will be attending the opening ceremony of a new football training center in Vietnam.

Confessions of an overseas Vietnamese: What I learnt from going to school in Hanoi
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Confessions of an overseas Vietnamese: What I learnt from going to school in Hanoi

En Vnexpress - What happens when a happy 7th grader suddenly moves to a Vietnamese school in Hanoi when she doesn't know how to read or write the language?

APEC Economic Leaders’ Week results shown to int’l organisations in Hanoi
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APEC Economic Leaders’ Week results shown to int’l organisations in Hanoi

NDO – Permanent Deputy Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son, APEC 2017 SOM Chair, led a meeting in Hanoi on November 17 to announce the outcomes of APEC Economic Leaders’ Week 2017 to foreign

Monsoon Festival: Keeping Hanoi's music scene alive
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Monsoon Festival: Keeping Hanoi's music scene alive

En Vnexpress - The festival's organizer is clinging on to his ambitious goal as the location factor chips in.

Hanoi’s best boutique hotels featured in CNN Travel
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Hanoi’s best boutique hotels featured in CNN Travel

CNN Travel has recently run an article by Kate Springer Travel suggesting the best boutique hotels in Hanoi’s Old Quarter. Here are eight of the best:

Start your engines: Motorbike culture eclipses delayed public transport in Hanoi
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Start your engines: Motorbike culture eclipses delayed public transport in Hanoi

En Vnexpress - In Vietnam's capital, commuters still appear to prize the flexibility of getting around on two wheels above all else.

Hanoi hopes to welcome 23.83 million visitors in 2017
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Hanoi hopes to welcome 23.83 million visitors in 2017

Hanoi expects to serve 23.83 million visitors, including 4.95 foreigners, this year, a rise of nine percent from the previous year.

Hanoi welcomes President Xi to opening of Vietnam-China Friendship Palace
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Hanoi welcomes President Xi to opening of Vietnam-China Friendship Palace

En Vnexpress - The $35.2 million palace is the first stop on the Chinese president's two-day state visit.

Hanoi: 83 percent of population covered by health insurance
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Hanoi: 83 percent of population covered by health insurance

About 83 percent of Hanoi’s population has joined the health insurance scheme so far, the city’s Social security Agency announced at a conference to review its performance on November 8.

New expressway to cut travel time from Hanoi to Ha Long Bay by half
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New expressway to cut travel time from Hanoi to Ha Long Bay by half

En Vnexpress - Road trips from Vietnam’s capital to the famous bay will be slashed to one and a half hours.

Reviving the legacy of Hanoi pensioner's rib congee
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Reviving the legacy of Hanoi pensioner's rib congee

En Vnexpress - The joys of fried dough and pork floss in plain white congee with a touch of reminiscence.

Hanoi Sales Promotion Month 2017 attracts nearly 1,000 enterprises
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Hanoi Sales Promotion Month 2017 attracts nearly 1,000 enterprises

NDO - The Hanoi Sales Promotion Month 2017 was launched in Hanoi on November 4, receiving confirmation from nearly 1,000 enterprises operating in the city.

Share music and beer in Hanoi with Monsoon Festival
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Share music and beer in Hanoi with Monsoon Festival

En Vnexpress - The fourth Monsoon Music Festival will return soon to the capital to satisfy music lovers and beer lovers alike.

Tourism festival comes to Hanoi
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Tourism festival comes to Hanoi

The capital city’s People’s Committee will host the Tourism Promotion Festival on November 3-5, at Ly Thai To Park beside Sword Lake.

Hanoi scores poorly for urban mobility on global index
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Hanoi scores poorly for urban mobility on global index

En Vnexpress - Outdated or non-existent public transport, traffic chaos and pollution are not the best ingredients for urban mobility.

CNN continues running Hanoi tourism programme
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CNN continues running Hanoi tourism programme

The US Cable News Network (CNN) will continue to promote Hanoi tourism on its channel from October 30 to November 8 across the regions such as Asia, Europe, the Middle East, North America and South

Hanoi ranks in top 10 fastest growing tourism cities
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Hanoi ranks in top 10 fastest growing tourism cities

The 2017 Global Destinations Cities Index produced by credit card company Mastercard said foreign arrivals in the city grew at 16.4 percent between 2009 and 2016, the fastest after Osaka, Chengdu,

Ha Giang culture to hit Hanoi
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Ha Giang culture to hit Hanoi

Culture and cuisine from ethnic minority groups in northern province on display in Hanoi from October 27 to 29.

Autumn spirit served up in the form of rice flakes by Hanoi village
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Autumn spirit served up in the form of rice flakes by Hanoi village

En Vnexpress - Like pumpkins and candy at Halloween, rice flakes are a must during the fall in the capital.

Hanoi among world’s top 10 fastest growing tourism cities
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Hanoi among world’s top 10 fastest growing tourism cities

Hanoi has been ranked seventh on a new list of the world’s fastest-growing tourism cities, with a 16.4% average annual growth rate in the 2009 - 2016 period, according to the MasterCard Global

‘Babies’ switched at birth in Hanoi find their parents after over 40 years
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‘Babies’ switched at birth in Hanoi find their parents after over 40 years

En Vnexpress - ‘I’ve found the daughter I did not get to cuddle for so long.’

Hanoi breaks into top 10 fastest growing tourism cities in the world: report
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Hanoi breaks into top 10 fastest growing tourism cities in the world: report

En Vnexpress - Jakarta also made it to the top 10, indicating Southeast Asia's rising significance as a key travel hub.