First metro line begins operation


VGP - The Cat Linh-Ha Dong metro line project, the first urban railway in Viet Nam, was inaugurated and put into operation in the capital city of Ha Noi on Saturday morning.


MoH asks to investigate mistaken inoculation for infants


VGP – The Ministry of Health has tasked the Ha Noi Health Department to rashly investigate why 18 infants were mistakenly given Pfizer Covid-19 vaccines on Wednesday.

Capital projects over 3% GRDP growth in 2021


VGP - The Capital is determined to put the setbacks behind and aim for the high growth of up to 7.34% in the final quarter, eventually leading to an economic expansion of over 3% in 2021.

HN to flexibly adjust school reopening schedules


VGP – Vice Chairman of the Ha Noi municipal People’s Committee Chu Xuan Dung tasked the Department of Education and Training and the Department of Health to craft instructions in possible cases of new COVID-19 outbreaks. Schools were asked to complete preparatory work for school reopening in favor of safety. 

DPM alerts HN to stay vigilant against COVID-19


VGP – Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam suggested Ha Noi should stay vigilant in the path to flexibly adapt to the pandemic.

Capital plans to jab adolescents aged 12-17


VGP – Ha Noi has set a goal to have 95% of teenagers aged 12-17 fully vaccinated by late Q1, 2022. 

Isolation and testing regulations for travellers to HN


VGP – The Ha Noi Department of Health has issued guidance of isolation and testing for travellers to Ha Noi. 

Noi Bai Airport seeks US$ 218 mln to upgrade int’l terminal


VGP - The upgrade of Terminal T2 of Noi Bai International Airport in Ha Noi will cost over VND 4.98 trillion (US$ 218.5 million) and help raise its annual capacity from 10 million to 15 million passengers, according to the Airports Corporation of Viet Nam (ACV).

Capital to stockpile $1.7-billion goods for upcoming Tet holidays


VGP – Ha Noi plans to stockpile commodities worth VND39 trillion (US$1.7 billion) to meet local demands for the upcoming Tet (Lunar New Year) holidays, according to the municipal Department of Industry and Trade.

CDC asks returnees from disease-hit areas to have health monitored at home


VGP – The Ha Noi Center of Disease Control (CDC) has recommended that returnees from disease-hit areas make health declaration and have their health monitored at places of residence within seven days from arrival.