Foreign visitors at Temple of Literature - a popular historical site in Hanoi (Photo: VNA)

Hanoi shuts down historical relics, bars amid COVID-19 outbreak

Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung on March 13 ordered a temporary closure of the historical relics in both urban and suburban areas, and a halt of the operation of the bars and karaoke parlours as well as music programmes until the end of March.