The Tour Guide Association, Ha Noi branch, was set up on January 16 with a view to improving professional skills of tour guides in the capital city.
A festival featuring a taste of Japanese culture is scheduled to be held at the Ly Thai To flower garden in Ha Noi from March 23-26.
An art exhibition entitled Ho Guom Mua Xuan (Sword Lake and Spring) is underway at the Hoan Kiem Cultural House, 2 Le Thai To Street.
Footage of Hanoi broadcast by the US’ Cable News Network (CNN) has received positive feedback from the audience, Sunita Rajan, CNN Senior Vice President for Asia-Pacific region told Chairman of Ha Noi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung during their meeting in Ha Noi on January 18.
Bangkok Airways will launch the first direct flight from Ha Noi to Chiang Mai and vice versa, from March 25 this year.
Lebreton Didier, a passenger on Vietnam Airlines’ flight VN18 which landed at Noi Bai International Airport on the morning of January 1, became the first foreign visitor setting foot in Ha Noi in 2018.