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Two places in Hanoi where President Ho Chi Minh used to live and work in August 1945

Two places in Hanoi where President Ho Chi Minh used to live and work in August 1945

In the autumn days of 1945, in the boiling revolutionary atmosphere throughout the country, President Ho Chi Minh made the decision to leave Dinh Hoa Safety Zone (Thai Nguyen province) for Hanoi in order to lead the uprising and regain power for the people. Below are the places in Hanoi where Uncle Ho visited and worked before reading the Declaration of Independence.

Two places in Hanoi where President Ho Chi Minh used to live and work in August 1945

Two places in Hanoi where President Ho Chi Minh used to live and work in August 1945

In the autumn days of 1945, in the boiling revolutionary atmosphere throughout the country, President Ho Chi Minh made the decision to leave Dinh Hoa Safety Zone (Thai Nguyen province) for Hanoi in order to lead the uprising and regain power for the people. Below are the places in Hanoi where Uncle Ho visited and worked before reading the Declaration of Independence.

Duong Lam ancient village

Duong Lam ancient village

After the recognition of Hoi An ancient town, Hanoi old quarter, Duong Lam village in Son Tay Town (some 60km to the west of Hanoi Capital) is the first ancient village recognised as a national relic by the Ministry of Culture and Information.

Eighteen national treasures showcased in Hanoi for first time

Eighteen national treasures showcased in Hanoi for first time

National treasures such as Ngoc Lu and Hoang Ha bronze drums of the Dong Son culture and the Dao Thinh glazed terra-cotta jar are being displayed for the first time at the Vietnam National Museum of History in Hanoi from January 10 to May 2017.

OVOP exhibition helps improving position of Hanoi’s handicraft products

OVOP exhibition helps improving position of Hanoi’s handicraft products

An exhibition featuring handicraft products from Hanoi capital which is being organised in Ly Thai To flower park from December 9-12, is expected to help enterprises and trade villages to improve their capacity and competitiveness in producing and trading their products on the domestic and exports markets.