HN to have additional three metro lines by 2025


VGP – The Capital City of Ha Noi will continue to invest in building three metro lines by 2025. 


Supermarkets strive for 100% card payment by 2020


VGP – The authorities of Ha Noi have  set a goal in which by late 2020, 100% of supermarkets, restaurants, commercial centers, and modern distribution establishments would have deployed non-cash payment systems. 


Steering Committee on int’l integration sets targets for 2018


VGP – Chairman of the Ha Noi municipal Peoples Committee Nguyen Duc Chung, Head of the Steering Committee on international integration presided over a meeting to summarize performance in 2017 and set targets for 2018 on February 5 in Ha Noi. 


Ha Noi aims to generate most favorable business environment


VGP – In 2018, the local authorities of Ha Noi set to improve the business environment and support business start-up, investment, production, business. 


Capital bans Uber, Grab from 13 streets during rush hours


VGP – The authorities of Ha Noi have prohibited Uber and Grab cars from entering 13 streets in rush hours  in an effort to reduce traffic congestion. 

HN targets 7.5% GRDP growth rate by 2020


VGP – The capital city of Ha Noi aims to achieve a 7.5% Gross Regional Domestic Product (GRDP) growth rate by 2020.

HN to issue international driving licenses online


VGP - The Ha Noi Department of Transport will provide a level-four online service for issuing international driving licenses from the first quarter of 2018 as part of the city’s administrative reforms to save time and money for citizens.

HN strives for 7.3-7.8% economic growth in 2018


VGP – The authorities of Ha Noi has selected a theme for 2018 - "Raising validity and operational effect of the political system” to implement the 2016-2020 development plan. 


Double-decker sightseeing buses expect to attract tourists


VGP – After nearly five months of trial, double-decker sightseeing buses in Ha Noi have received positive feedback from local residents, promising to lure more tourists to the Capital City. 


Local authorities craft anti-flood master scheme


VGP –  The local authorities of Ha Noi is drafting a 500-year flood cycle scheme to protect downtown Ha Noi.