HN on first day implementing PM’s order on social distancing


VGP - PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc on March 31 issued a strict order on social distancing, starting April 1. On the first day of implementing the order, Ha Noi’s streets are much more deserted than usual.



Ha Noi supports businesses impacted by COVID-19​


VGP – Ha Noi has directed departments, agencies and sectors to grasp the situation of production and business activities, thus designing proper policies to meet the needs of local enterprises.


Non-essential’ businesses shut down to prevent COVID-19 pandemic


VGP - A large number of non-essential businesses in Ha Noi have closed in response a calling of the city's mayor  amidst COVID-19 outbreaks.  

List of services allowed to open amid of COVID-19 pandemic


VGP - Ha Noi municipal authorities have issued a list of essential services allowed to open as part of the city's efforts to contain spread of the COVID-19 pandemic.

CPI drops 0.89% in March


VGP – The consumer price index (CPI) witnessed a month-on-month decline of 0.89% in March and a year-on-year growth of 4.36%, the Ha Noi Statistics Office reported.


Int’l flights carrying Vietnamese to Noi Bai Airport suspended


VGP – Ha Noi’s Noi Bai International Airport will provisionally stop serving all the international flights carrying Vietnamese citizens home from foreign countries, starting from 0:00am on March 26.


Ha Noi takes lead in using clean energy


VGP – Ha Noi’s electricity sector recommends customers use green technology products, especially the rooftop solar panel systems – a source of renewable energy which is rated efficient and environmentally friendly, and has gradually become popular over recent times.

Me Linh field hospital in Ha Noi to soon operate


VGP – Me Linh field hospital located at Me Linh District, Ha Noi will be transferred to Ha Noi’s Department of Health for equipping on March 26 in a quick response to COVID-19 spread


Ha Noi urges local units to gear up for worst-case scenario in COVID-19 fight


VGP – Chairman of the Ha Noi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung has requested heads of departments and sectors, as well as chairpersons of the district People’s Committees, to be constantly proactive and to prepare conditions and specific measures to stand ready for any COVID-19 circumstances, including the worst-case scenario.


Social events suspended amidst growing coronavirus fears


VGP – A large number of tourist sites in Ha Noi have been closed amidst COVID-19 outbreaks.