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 (hă-noi′, hə-)
The capital of Vietnam, in the northern part of the country on the Red River. Founded before the seventh century, it became the capital of French Indochina after 1887 and the capital of North Vietnam after 1954. The city was bombed heavily during the Vietnam War.
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(Placename) the capital of Vietnam, on the Red River: became capital of Tonkin in 1802, of French Indochina in 1887, of Vietnam in 1945, and of North Vietnam (1954–75); university (1917); industrial centre. Pop: 4 147 000 (2005 est)
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(hæˈnɔɪ, hə-)

the capital of Vietnam, in the N part, on the Songka River. 3,056,146.
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Noun1.Hanoi - the capital city of VietnamHanoi - the capital city of Vietnam; located in North Vietnam
Annam, Socialist Republic of Vietnam, Viet Nam, Vietnam - a communist state in Indochina on the South China Sea; achieved independence from France in 1945
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Nha Trang, Vietnam, February 23, 2019 --(PR.com)-- This year's event will be held at Ha Noi International Center for Exhibition (I.C.E Ha Noi) with about 720 exhibitors and co-exhibitors from 25 countries & territories and more than 85,000 visitors.
Despite the shows being a relatively new phenomenon in Ha Noi, men dressing as women is nothing new and dates back many centuries.
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Vietnam-based Sai Gon Ha Noi Commercial Joint Stock Bank (SHB) has won the Best Bank in Viet Nam award 2018.
HA NOI: The Board of Directors of the ADB approved loans totaling $149 million to help improve basic infrastructure services and promote inclusive and sustainable economic growth.
Another large project by a Vietnamese investor in Russia involved building the Ha Noi Moscow Trading Centre, with a total investment of $190 million.
A 2013 study, in which PCR-based methods were used, reported a high rate of HDV RNA detection (41/266, 15.4%) in a cohort of HBV-infected persons in the city of Ha Noi (also known as Hanoi) collected during 2000-2009 (8).
Hanoi, June 6 -- The Ambassador for Sri Lanka in Ha Noi, continues with a programme of outreach to the social fabric of Viet Nam through various Buddhist spiritual renaissance activities.
I stood on the bank of the Hoan Kien Lake in downtown Ha Noi in the gloaming of the day The park was still alive in early evening with people enjoying themselves.
During a videoconference that was held recently between tourism officials and experts from Ha Noi, HCM City and Da Nang, it was decided that the matter would receive immediate attention from all parties.