Ha Noi to spend big developing key industrial products


VGP – The Department of Industry and Trade of Ha Noi has said that the city will strive to have 150 to 180 products recognized as key industrial products by 2025.

Internet, video game stores re-opened following COVID-19 containment


VGP – The local authorities of Ha Noi have allowed intercity bus routes, internet and video game stores to resume operation from March 16, said Vice Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Chu Xuan Dung.

Walking streets reopen from March 12 following successful virus containment


VGP – Walking streets around the Hoan Kiem Lake will be resuming their activities from this weekend but disease prevention measures are strictly tightened, said Vice Chairman of the Ha Noi municipal People’s Committee Chu Xuan Dung.

Relics, religious facilities in Ha Noi to possibly reopen from March 8


VGP – With Ha Noi having gone nearly 20 days without new COVID-19 cases, Vice Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Chu Xuan Dung has allowed districts to reopen local relics and religious facilities to the public from March 8 if conditions are satisfied.

Capital lifts social distancing in public transport since March 8


VGP – The authorities of Ha Noi decided to lift social distancing rules in public transport since March 8, according to the municipal Department of Transport.

Ha Noi delivers first COVID-19 shots to medical workers


VGP – As many as 100 staff members of the second branch of the National Hospital of Tropical Diseases (NHTD) in Dong Anh District received first COVID-19 vaccinations on the morning of March 8.

Capital re-opens coffee shops, indoor eateries from Tuesday


VGP – The local authorities of Ha Noi have allowed coffee shops  and indoor eateries to re-open from March 2 with regulations on safe distancing measures being  mandatory and take-way and food delivery encouraged.

Ha Noi reopens schools next week


VGP – The Ha Noi Municipal People’s Committee has decided to reopen schools from February 3.

Polluting factories must be moved out of center Ha Noi by 2025


VGP – Ha Noi will relocate factories posing risks of pollution out of residential areas in the 2021-2025 period

Capital targets to fight wastefulness, practice thrift


VGP – Ha Noi will cut spending of local state budget by reducing conferences, seminars, public ceremonies, overseas trips and canceling all groundbreaking and inauguration ceremonies in a bid to fight wastefulness.