The Ministry of Construction has attached the first Green Building sign to the Thang Long Number One residential unit in Hanoi.
Vietnamese President Truong Tan Sang on October 9 visited the Capital City Command to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the city's liberation from the French colonial regime.
A number of documentaries and films about Hanoi will be screened in the capital city to mark the 60th anniversary of the capital's Liberation Day (October 10).
As many as 132 photos on Hanoi's renovation and development are being displayed at an exhibition, which opened in the capital city on October 8.
The annual Hanoi Traditional Craft Village Tourism Festival will be held at Quan Ngua Sports Palace from October 9 to 12, in celebration of the 60th anniversary of Hanoi's Liberation Day.
Over 2,000 participants, including 1,000 representatives of international organizations and foreign embassies are expected to participate in a cultural day with messages of peace, the organising board has announced.
The Vietnamese Women's Museum in Hanoi is featuring an exhibition on Ao Dai (traditional long dress) as part of activities celebrating the 60th anniversary of the capital city's Liberation Day (October 10).
Hanoi Radio Television has announced that well known graphic designer Peter Anderson will serve on the jury at the awards ceremony for its logo design contest set for October 13.
Over 15,000 book titles in numerous genres are on show during the Autumn Book Festival 2014 at the Vietnam Woman Museum in Hanoi from October 8-12.
Hanoi's streets have been decorated with light and flowers in preparation for the 60th anniversary of the city's liberation day, October 10.