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Vietnam has zero coronavirus deaths. Here’s why

Vietnam has zero coronavirus deaths. Here’s why

Vietnam is among a handful of countries to have reported no fatalities from the coronavirus pandemic. CNBC's Timothyna Duncan reports on how the country, which shares a porous land border with China, defied the odds.

Hanoi’s elevated ring road No.2 is nearing completion

Hanoi’s elevated ring road No.2 is nearing completion

The Nga Tu So – Vinh Tuy road axis is the flashpoint of traffic jam in Hanoi with an extremely high density of high-rise apartment buildings on both sides. The elevated Ring Road No.2 project is expected to solve this problem.

Tet Doan Ngo, Vietnamese Bug Killing Festival

Tet Doan Ngo, Vietnamese Bug Killing Festival

Tet Doan Ngo, or Vietnamese Bug Killing Festival, is an opportunity for people to offer their deceased ancestors foods and fruits that are believed to be able kill parasites in the human body.

Ambassadors deliver wishes to Vietnam on Tet occasion

Ambassadors deliver wishes to Vietnam on Tet occasion

The Lunar New Year or Tet is a significant occasion for Vietnamese people to wish for the best things to come. It is also the sacred time for family gatherings and an important mark for changes, plans, and progress.

Vietnam gets ready for 2020 ASEAN Chairmanship

Vietnam gets ready for 2020 ASEAN Chairmanship

Vietnam has picked “Cohesive and Responsive” as the theme of the ASEAN Chairmanship in 2020. Taking on the role, Vietnam desires to enhance the sustainable development of the bloc by enhancing the economic connectivity, consolidating the unity and consensus, deepen the unique values of ASEAN. Malaysian Ambassador to Vietnam Dato' Shariffah Norhana Syed Mustaffa speaks to Hanoitimes on the opportunities and challenges of the chairmanship that Vietnam may face.

Hanoi joins UNESCO’s Creative Cities Network

Hanoi joins UNESCO’s Creative Cities Network

A ceremony celebrating Hanoi’s admission into UNESCO’s Creative Cities Network as a Creative City for Design transpired in the city's Ly Thai To Statue and Garden on December 13.

Hanoi icons via the view of CNN producer

Hanoi icons via the view of CNN producer

Jane Sit spent nearly one month seeking and filming Hanoi Iconic – the CNN’s latest show that explores the ever evolving future of this city's way of life.

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