Capital re-opens coffee shops, indoor eateries from Tuesday


VGP – The local authorities of Ha Noi have allowed coffee shops  and indoor eateries to re-open from March 2 with regulations on safe distancing measures being  mandatory and take-way and food delivery encouraged.

Ha Noi reopens schools next week


VGP – The Ha Noi Municipal People’s Committee has decided to reopen schools from February 3.

Polluting factories must be moved out of center Ha Noi by 2025


VGP – Ha Noi will relocate factories posing risks of pollution out of residential areas in the 2021-2025 period

Capital targets to fight wastefulness, practice thrift


VGP – Ha Noi will cut spending of local state budget by reducing conferences, seminars, public ceremonies, overseas trips and canceling all groundbreaking and inauguration ceremonies in a bid to fight wastefulness.

HN closes street eateries, cafes, historical relics amidst COVID-19 outbreak


VGP – The local authorities of Ha Noi decided to shut down street eateries, coffee shops, and historical relics from February 16 as part of an effort to early combat COVID-19 resurgence. 


HN continues to close schools until Feb. 28


VGP – The Ha Noi municipal People’s Committee has decided to keep school shutdown until February 28 amid coronavirus fears.

HN: Returnees asked for health declaration after Tet holiday


VGP – The local authorities of Ha Noi have required people who will return to the city after the week-long Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday to make health declaration on their  travel history and health status. 

Capital suspends pedestrian street operation around Hoan Kiem Lake


VGP - The People's Committee of Hoan Kiem district has decided to temporarily suspend all activities on the pedestrian streets around Hoan Kiem Lake from February 5 until further notices to prevent the resurgence of COVID-19 in the city.   

HN shuts down internet, video game stores to curb COVID-19 resurgence


VGP - All internet and online game stores have been shut down since 0:00 AM of February 2 as part of measures to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus.

Ha Noi shuts down bars, karaoke parlors, discos in latest anti-COVID-19 move


VGP – All karaoke parlors, bars and discos in Ha Noi have been shut down from 0:00 on February 1 until further notice in a bid to curb the spread of the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 in the city.