Capital to launch 45-55 new bus routes in 2021


VGP – Ha Noi plans to open 45-55 new bus routes in 2021 in accordance with the mass transit development plan in the 2021-30 period, according to the Ha Noi Department of Transport.

HN to set off fireworks at three locations to greet New Year 2021


VGP – The Ha Noi municipal People’s Committee has recently issued Dispatch 5855/UBND-KGVX on fireworks on New Year’s Eve 2021. 

Ha Noi targets 150,000 new businesses in next five years


VGP – The Ha Noi People’s Council adopted a project on supporting local small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in 2021-2025 during its 18th meeting on December 9.

Capital strengthens COVID-19 prevention and control


VGP – Chairman of the Ha Noi municipal People’s Committee Chu Ngoc Anh has signed a public telegraph which asked local residents to comply with the Covid-19 prevention and control measures and strengthen hygiene measures.  

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%.