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Vietnam plans to raise capacity of Noi Bai Airport to up to 100 million passengers
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Vietnam plans to raise capacity of Noi Bai Airport to up to 100 million passengers

NDO - The Ministry of Transport (MOT) and the Hanoi government have agreed on the need to develop an expansion plan in order to raise the annual capacity of Noi Bai International Airport to between

Ha Noi urges network providers to share antennaes
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Ha Noi urges network providers to share antennaes

The large number of base transceiver stations (BTS) - antenna-like equipment for wireless communication - is creating management risks and blighting the urban landscape in Ha Noi.

Michelin star chefs in Ha Noi
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Michelin star chefs in Ha Noi

EN VietNamNet - Connoisseurs will have a chance to taste the flavours created by Michelin-starred chef Marc De Passorio in Ha Noi for a series of events hosted by the Sheraton Hanoi Hotel.

Noi Bai international airport adopts new navigation method
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Noi Bai international airport adopts new navigation method

Nhan dan - NDO – The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAA) on March 30 co-ordinated with relevant agencies to officially put a new method of navigation called RNAV1 into operation at Noi Bai

Noi Bai ranked among world's top 100 best airports
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Noi Bai ranked among world's top 100 best airports

EN VietNamNet - Noi Bai International Airport in Hanoi has been ranked 83rd among top 100 best airports in the world by UK-based consultancy firm Skytrax.

Abandoned “scrap” plane at Noi Bai Airport to be auctioned
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Abandoned “scrap” plane at Noi Bai Airport to be auctioned

Nhan dan - NDO - Deputy PM Vuong Dinh Hue has allowed the auction of a Boeing B727-200 plane abandoned at Noi Bai International Airport by Royal Khmer Airlines in 2007, which the airport authority

Parkson closes last trade centre in Ha Noi
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Parkson closes last trade centre in Ha Noi

Parkson Ha Noi Company Ltd. will close its last trade centre in Ha Noi on December 15 after eight years of operation in the capital city.

Viglacera files to list on the Ha Noi Stock Exchange
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Viglacera files to list on the Ha Noi Stock Exchange

Viglacera Corporation, Viet Nam's largest producer of construction ceramics and tiles, has filed an application to list over 65 million shares worth VND650 billion (US$29 million) on the Ha Noi Stock

Noi Bai, Da Nang among top 30 airports in Asia 2016
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Noi Bai, Da Nang among top 30 airports in Asia 2016

The Guide to Sleeping in Airports website has published the list of the best airports in Asia in 2016, with two Vietnamese names included -Noi Bai and Da Nang.

Facelift lifts Vietnam's Noi Bai to 19th among top airports in Asia
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Facelift lifts Vietnam's Noi Bai to 19th among top airports in Asia

The airport was dubbed the fifth worst in Asia back in 2014.

Ha Noi sees Q3 surge in mid-end apartment sales
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Ha Noi sees Q3 surge in mid-end apartment sales

Sales of mid-range apartments in Ha Noi increased during the third quarter, a leading real-estate firm has reported.

Top international chefs set to grace Ha Noi
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Top international chefs set to grace Ha Noi

Seven celebrated chefs from Italy, France, Viet Nam, Thailand and China will flex their culinary muscles during the Les Aromes Festival 2016 — an annual gastronomy event organised by Sofitel Legend

LED/OLED lighting show kicks off in Ha Noi
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LED/OLED lighting show kicks off in Ha Noi

Various lighting brands from Viet Nam and other countries gathered at the Viet Nam International LED/OLED and Lighting Show 2016 (LEDTEC ASIA 2016), which opened yesterday in Ha Noi.

Sony show opens in Ha Noi, HCM City
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Sony show opens in Ha Noi, HCM City

Japanese electronics giant Sony is showcasing its latest products and technologies at a three-day event that opened yesterday in both HCM City and Ha Noi.

Ha Noi hosts startups workshop
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Ha Noi hosts startups workshop

The City People's Committee will work with the Embassy of Israel and the FPT corporation to host a seminar on start-ups in Ha Noi on September 21.

Ha Noi among best cities in software outsourcing
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Ha Noi among best cities in software outsourcing

Ha Noi is among 20 most attractive cities globally in software production, and is striving to stand in top 10, an official has revealed.

Ha Noi to offer free Wi-Fi in tourist areas, bus stops
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Ha Noi to offer free Wi-Fi in tourist areas, bus stops

Director of Ha Noi's Department of Information and Communications said the city will soon offer free Wi-Fi in some areas such as the old quarter, tourist locations, and bus stations.

Thousands to attend Ha Noi technology expo
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Thousands to attend Ha Noi technology expo

Techmart Ha Noi 2016, a technology and equipment exhibition, will take place in the capital from September 28 to October 1, the event's organizers announced at a news conference last week.

Daewoo E&C to build first high-end villa project in Ha Noi
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Daewoo E&C to build first high-end villa project in Ha Noi

Daewoo Engineering & Construction Co. announced that it would proceed with the official contracts for 182 households of the first high-end villa project in the "Star Lake" New City in Ha Noi from

Ha Noi to host Vietnam Mobile Day 2016
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Ha Noi to host Vietnam Mobile Day 2016

Vietnam Mobile Day 2016, the largest of a series of IT events in 2016, will be held in Ha Noi on June 25 and Da Nang on July 2.

Hanoi plans new $5-billion airport near Noi Bai
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Hanoi plans new $5-billion airport near Noi Bai

The current airport has become overloaded in recent years due to strong travel demand growth, officials sayHanoi launches new bus route to Noi Bai AirportHanoi's Noi Bai named among world’s 100 best

Ha Noi authority wants spammer blocked
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Ha Noi authority wants spammer blocked

The Ha Noi Department of Information and Communications will issue regulations monthly to call on telecoms network providers to temporarily stop providing services with telephone number prefixes and

Ha Noi to host cyber security solution contest
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Ha Noi to host cyber security solution contest

Ha Noi to host cyber security solution contest in September

Hanoi launches new bus route to Noi Bai Airport
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Hanoi launches new bus route to Noi Bai Airport

The 33-kilometer trip costs VND30,000 per passenger

Hanoi's Noi Bai named among world’s 100 best airports
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Hanoi's Noi Bai named among world’s 100 best airports

The airport has jumped 136 spots to enter the Skytrax top 100 for the first time