HN: COVID-19 field hospital erected in four hours


VGP – Ha Noi-based Bach Mai General Hospital and the Ha Noi Capital City Special High Command of the People's Army of Viet Nam jointly put up a field hospital for screening and treating COVID-19 patients in only four hours. 

COVID-19 patients face criminal charges for untruthful medical reports


VGP – COVID-19 patients who deliberately avoid complying with medical declaration regulations, thus sparking community infections, must be strictly punished, even with criminal charges, said Secretary of the Ha Noi Party Committee Vuong Dinh Hue.

HN locks down 16 areas as Covid-19 variant spreads


VGP - Sixteen areas in the Capital have been locked down following the latest Covid-19 outbreak featuring a rapidly transmitting U.K.-originated variant.

Ha Noi targets over 19 million tourist arrivals in 2021


VGP – Ha Noi has set a target of welcoming 13.16-19.04 million tourist arrivals in 2021, an increase of 45-65.5% compared to the 2019 figure, with domestic arrivals expected to surge by 50-70% to 10.96-15.34 million.

Ha Noi to support establishment of 100 cooperatives each year


VGP – Ha Noi will support the establishment of 100 new cooperatives each year between 2021 and 2025, increasing the total number of cooperatives in the city to 2,498, in addition to setting up seven new cooperative unions.

Ha Noi urges minimized travel during Lunar New Year amidst COVID-19 fear


VGP – Chairman of the Ha Noi People’s Committee Chu Ngoc Anh has issued a new directive urging all individuals across the city to stay home and minimize unnecessary travel during the 2021 Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday, amidst the complicated developments of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Capital launches national 2021 economic census


VGP - The census is set to take place from March 1 to July 30, 2021 on various economic component groups.

Capital to set off fireworks at one location on Lunar New Year's Eve


VGP – The Capital City of Ha Noi will hold only one high altitude firework display on New Year's Eve at a single location with no audiences in fears for COVID-19 variant transmission. 

HN imposes lockdown over COVID-19 variants


VGP – Ten areas in Ha Noi have been placed on lockdown following the latest Covid-19 outbreak featuring a rapidly transmitting U.K.-originated variants.

Ha Noi: Nearly 3,400 businesses resume operations in January


VGP - Up to 3,369 enterprises in Ha Noi resumed their operations in the first month of 2021, representing a 142% spike compared to the same period last year, according to the municipal Department of Planning and Investment.