The serious urban flooding in Yen Hoa Ward of Cau Giay District in Hanoi in the afternoon of May 29 after heavy rain.

Major cities should strictly observe planning to eliminate urban flooding

Hanoi endured two serious urban flooding times just in one week due to heavy rain. It is understandable that torrential rain normally creates temporary flooding, yet such a serious situation as that in Hanoi is attributed to over-urbanization. It is high time detailed planning was strictly observed to tackle the problem.

Month of Action for Children launched

Month of Action for Children launched

A Month of Action for Children was launched at a ceremony in Hanoi on May 31 in the present of Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh.

Hanoi allocates US$11,6 million to training 270 civil servants

Hanoi allocates US$11,6 million to training 270 civil servants

Vietnam’s capital city of Hanoi allocated US$11,6 million to training 270 civil servants as Chairman of the Hanoi People's Committee Chu Ngoc Anh has just approved the project ‘Training and fostering to improve the quality of civil servants and public employees in Hanoi in the period of 2022 - 2025 and orientation to 2030’.