Ha Noi offers more substantial support for startups


VGP – Determining the entrepreneurial spirit and innovation as a core factor for the success of businesses and the country’s development, Ha Noi recently announced a project to support innovative startups in the city, pledging more than VND300 billion (US$12.98 million) in support of startup individuals and businesses. 

Capital strives for energy efficiency


VGP – The Ha Noi municipal People’s Committee has recently issued a plan to implement the National Program on Electrical Energy Efficiency and Conservation in Ha Noi in 2020. 


Capital eyes 200 scientific and technological companies by 2025


VGP – The Ha Noi municipal Peoples Committee has recently issued Plan 49/KH-UBND on supporting scientific and technological firms by 2025. 


Capital prepares for essential commodities amidst COVID-19 outbreak


VGP – The Ha Noi Department of Industry and Trade has crafted a plan to ensure stable supply of essential commodities, with 30-50% more than usual demands within 30 consecutive days.


HN sets up Steering Committee on nCov prevention


VGP – The Ha Noi municipal People’s Committee established a steering committee on nCov prevention.


Directive on nCoV prevention released


VGP – The Ha Noi municipal People’s Committee has recently issued a directive to strengthen preventive measures amidst complicated developments of the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV).


Directive on air protection issued


VGP – The Chairman of the Ha Noi municipal People’s Committee has issued Directive 19/CT-UBND on measures to reduce air pollution and improve Air Quality Index (AQI) in Ha Noi. 


Infographic: HN adopts 22 socio-economic development norms for 2020


VGP - The People’s Committee of Ha Noi has set a gross regional domestic product (GRDP) growth of 7.5% and an export growth of over 8% for the capital city in 2020


Local authorities determined to tackle environmental pollution


VGP – The local authorities of Ha Noi have decided to classify 128 craft villages in an effort to handle pollution; protect the environment in handicraft villages and rural areas and implement Resolution 11 on environmental protection. 


HN to have one core urban center and five satellite towns


VGP – Chairman of the Ha Noi municipal Peoples Committee has signed Decision 6170 on Ha Noi urban development program by 2030 with a vision towards 2050.