Public electric vehicles piloted in HN


VGP – The authority of Hà Nội has decided to use electric cars in ancient streets and the surrounding areas of Hoàn Kiếm Lake.

Hà Nội assesses itself one year after administrative expansion


VGP – The 14th Party Committee of Hà Nội is convening its 17th meeting in order to review the one-year realization of the National Assembly’s 15th Resolution on administrative expansion of the capital city.

National Tourism Year announced at 999th birthday of Hà Nội


VGP – By hosting the National Tourism Year 2010, of which the central event is the millennium of Hà Nội, the capital city of Việt Nam will be able to make full use of its potentials and speed up its socio-economic development.

HN-Fukuoka direct air route makes debut


VGP – The national-flag carrier Vietnam Airlines (VNA) on Friday kicked off a direct air route between Hà Nội, the capital of Việt Nam, and Fukuoka City in Japan.

Hà Nội celebrates 55th anniversary of its liberation


VGP – The municipal government of Việt Nam’s capital city of Hà Nội on Friday morning organized a solemn celebration on the occasion of the city’s 55th liberation anniversary (October 10, 1954).

First int’l-grade data center comes into operation


VGP – Thăng Long Data Center, first international standard one ever built in Việt Nam, was put into operation yesterday.

Hà Nội helps Mozambique to plant high-yield rice


VGP – Under a cooperation program between Hà Nội and the Republic of Mozambique, Việt Nam will have more opportunities to send its “guest farmers” to the Southeastern African country.

Vĩnh Tuy bridge opened for public use


VGP – The Government chief on Friday in Hà Nội inaugurated Vĩnh Tuy Bridge officially putting into operation of the ever biggest work of its kind crossing the Red River.

Hà Nội wants to deal with 3 pollution problems


VGP – Up to 2010, Hà Nội will settle three burning pollution issues: solid waste pollution, water environment pollution, and air pollution.

Hà Nội to launch National Tourism Year


VGP – The National Tourism Year 2010 and the 999th anniversary of Thăng Long–Hà Nội will be launched at 8.00 PM of October 10 in Hà Nội.