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. 

HN removes special conditions for residency registration


VGP – The authorities of Ha Noi have agreed to abolish household registration books and specific regulations on residency registration in municipalities.  

Master plan of Hoa Lac township helps ease core urban area pressure


VGP – Hoa Lac is the largest satellite town among the five of its kind. The latest introduction of the master plan of the Hoa Lac township is expected to reduce pressure on population and infrastructure on the core urban area. 


Entry and medical quarantine to be strengthened


VGP – The Ha Noi municipal People’s Committee has asked tougher management of foreigners’ entry and medical quarantine in a bid to prevent coronavirus transmission in the community.