Capital imposes bigger fines for those without face masks in public sites


VGP - Since November 15, residents in Ho Chi Minh City and Ha Noi, two highly populated areas, must wear face masks in public sites in accordance with the Government’s Decree No. 176/2013/ND-CP (Decree 176) on penalties for administrative violations in the medical sector. 

Ha Noi develops tourism into spearhead economic sector


VGP – By 2025, the tourism industry will basically become a spearhead economic sector of Ha Noi, contributing to strongly promoting the development of other sectors and areas.

Ha Noi eyes to develop key industrial products


VGP – The Ha Noi Department of Industry and Trade has said that the city will strive to have 150 to 180 products recognized as key industrial products by 2025.

Ha Noi reopens pedestrian streets


VGP - The Ha Noi Municipal People’s Committee has announced that pedestrian streets in the area around Hoan Kiem lake are set to reopen on September 18.

Bars, karaoke parlors allowed to reopen in Ha Noi


VGP – Ha Noi Municipal People’s Committee has decided to allow bars and karaoke parlors to reopen since September 16 as the city has gone 28 days without community transmission of COVID-19.


Ha Noi’s GRDP growth targets over 7.5% in 2021


VGP – The Ha Noi People’s Committee has issued Directive No. 14/CT-UBND on the building of socio-economic development plans and State budget estimates for 2021, setting a target of attaining a gross regional domestic product (GRDP) growth rate of over 7.5%.

Key milestones in 2020-2021 academic year


VGP - All schools in Ha Noi will begin the academic year on September 1.

Capital selects eight villages for trademark building


VGP – The Ha Noi municipal People’s Committee has recently passed a list of eight villages which will receive financial assistance to build brand names and define collective trademark ownership in 2020.

HN reports no new COVID-19 cases


VGP – As of late August 8, Ha Noi has confirmed no new COVID-19 infection cases, said Chairman of the Ha Noi municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung. 

Capital aims to cut greenhouse gases by 12.14% by 2025


VGP – Ha Noi targets to reduce greenhouse gases by 12.14% by 2020 equivalent to 6.68 million tons of CO2, according to the local action plan on green growth.