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Hanoi (Vietnamese: Hà Nội) About this sound pronunciation (help·info), estimated population nearly 6.5 million (2009),[1] is the capital and second-largest city of Vietnam. From 1010 until 1802, it was the most important political centre of Vietnam. It was eclipsed by Huế during the Nguyễn Dynasty as the capital of Vietnam, but Hanoi served as the capital of French Indochina from 1902 to 1954. From 1954 to 1976, it was the capital of North Vietnam.

The city is located on the right bank of the Red River. Hanoi is located at 1,760 km (1,090 mi) north of Ho Chi Minh City.

October 2010 will officially mark 1000 years of the establishment of the city. On this occasion, Hanoi has been named by Frommer's travel guide as one of the world's "Top Destinations 2010".

Ha Noi History

Hanoi centered around Hoàn Kiem Lake, has a history dated back to 3000 years. Hanoi, the capital of Vietnam is located along Red River. It is considered to be the treasure of political and social ...

Hanoi Geography

Hanoi, the capital of Vietnam, is located at 20 25' latitude North and 105 30' longitude East in the plains of North Vietnam, where there are many rivers flowing Eastwards to the sea. This is a convenient ...

Hanoi Weather

Hanoi area, lying in a plain, belongs to the delta region of Red river and far form sea, it features of hot climatic zone under the influence of South and Northeast monsoons. Hanoi experiences the typical ...

Ha Noi Population

According to the latest census conducted by the Hanoi police agency, the city’s population numbered nearly 6.5 million (2009).

Ha Noi Economy

Hanoi has the highest Human Development Index among the cities in Vietnam Industrial production in the city has experienced a rapid boom since the 1990s, with average annual growth of 19.1 percent from ...
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