Monday, 18 Sep 2017, 13:31
In February 1902, the Paul Doumer Bridge, now is Long Bien Bridge across the Red River, was officially put into use after more than three years of construction. To date, the bridge "crossing three centuries" is 115 years old.
Tuesday, 11 Oct 2016, 11:22
Overcoming many difficulties and challenges, Hanoi has grown continuously, becoming the political - economic - cultural center of the country.
Thursday, 05 May 2016, 13:49
Hanoi People's Committee has been deploying the work to restore the Morocco Gate in Tan Linh commune, Ba Vi district with the aim to boosting Vietnam-Morocco friendship relationship.
Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014, 15:19
Police wearing shorts, French girls go cyclo, etc. are weird images of Hanoi in 1950 through the lens of photographer Harrison Forman.
Wednesday, 06 Aug 2014, 10:12
The Conservation Centre of Thang Long – Hanoi Relics has put on display 24 architectural designs for the Central Sector of the Thang Long – Hanoi Imperial Citadel's Archaeological Site at 18 Hoang Dieu Street in order to gather public feedback.
Friday, 25 Jul 2014, 09:46
The Hotel Metropole Hanoi holds invaluable historical significance in the development of the capital city.
Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014, 15:56
Resulting from a combination of East meets West in the early 20th century, ornamental motifs on the wrought iron railings, balconies, gates and windows give Hanoi a truly elegant beauty.
Monday, 24 Mar 2014, 15:52
Hoa Lo is a prison in the central of Hanoi Capital. This place is named to the street of Hanoi under the French colonial, due to the concentration of stores selling wood stoves and coal-fire stoves along the street from pre-colonial times.
Wednesday, 12 Mar 2014, 15:53
Hanoi has an old quarter of 36 streets, each being closely attached to a traditional trade that is clearly shown by its name, such as Hang Muoi (salt) Street selling salt, Hang Manh (curtain) Street selling bamboo curtains, Hang Bac (silver) Street selling silver jewellery.
Tuesday, 25 Feb 2014, 13:44
The following photos of the Red River in Hanoi have been taken from old historical documents of found in France.
Thursday, 20 Feb 2014, 10:58
Hanoi municipal authorities approved the local Department of Transport’s proposal to upgrade and restore Long Bien Bridge.
Sunday, 26 Jan 2014, 10:22
Eighty photos featuring architecture and objects dating back to feudal times found at literature temples across the country, are on display at the Literature Temple in downtown Hanoi.
Monday, 16 Dec 2013, 11:55
Hanoi authorities announced on December 12 that they would spend VND18.5 billion (USD890,000) to upgrade the Mot Cot, or One-Pillar Pagoda, which is expected to be completed by April 2014.
Friday, 13 Dec 2013, 15:28
Thousands of people flocked to a field in the outlying district of Quoc Oai, Hanoi, to see and pay their respects to a recently discovered tomb which may be from the Le Dynasty.
Thursday, 12 Dec 2013, 10:09
The Hanoi-based French Culture Centre (L’Espace) has opened its “Hanoi Colour” exhibition, offering a rare glimpse into daily life in the capital 100 years ago.
Sunday, 03 Nov 2013, 17:22
More than 100 photos capturing General Vo Nguyen Giap’s lifelong passion and concern for bettering Vietnamese youth are being displayed in Hanoi on November 2–3.
Thursday, 24 Oct 2013, 16:16
A Hanoi of the past centuries was on display through old photos at an exhibition entitled "Hanoi in the past”.
Monday, 21 Oct 2013, 11:03
Images of old Hanoi have drawn the old Dao Hung in. The hustle and bustle outside the Exhibition Hall on Hang Bai Street now seem a world away.