Hanoi hopes to learn Denmark’s experience in urban development

Hanoi hopes to learn Denmark’s experience in urban development

Hanoi wants to learn experience from Denmark in addressing environmental pollution, traffic jams, and clean water shortages.

French group opens supermarket in Hanoi

French group opens supermarket in Hanoi

Auchan Retail Vietnam has opened a new supermarket in Hanoi, the 15th of its kind in Vietnam.

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Vietnam-UK friendship association of Hanoi lauded for boosting bilateral ties

Vietnam-UK friendship association of Hanoi lauded for boosting bilateral ties

The Vietnam-UK Friendship Association (VUFA) in Hanoi has greatly contributed to fostering friendship and cooperation between Hanoi and London as well as between Vietnam and the UK, said Can Viet Anh, Vice Chairman of the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations of Hanoi.

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New direct air route links Hanoi, China’s Jiangxi province

New direct air route links Hanoi, China’s Jiangxi province

A flight connecting Hanoi and Nanchang, capital of east China's Jiangxi province, was conducted on September 17, launching the first direct air route between the two localities.

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Hanoi to have more waste-to-energy plant

Hanoi to have more waste-to-energy plant

A waste treatment plant capable of generating electricity will be built in Nam Son waste treatment complex in Hanoi’s suburban Soc Son district.

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Hanoi plans 14 new bridges crossing Red, Duong Rivers

Hanoi plans 14 new bridges crossing Red, Duong Rivers

Hanoi plans to build 14 bridges crossing the Red and Duong Rivers in the city from now to 2030, revealed Vu Duy Tuan, Deputy Director of the municipal Department of Planning and Investment.

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Hanoi starves for breath of fresh air

Hanoi starves for breath of fresh air

Hanoi’s air quality has been at an acceptable level less than two days a week, according to a newly released document.

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Hanoi Stock Exchange plans five IPOs this month

The Hanoi Stock Exchange (HNX) plans to organise this month five initial public offerings (IPOs) for State-owned enterprises to sell their stakes to external investors.

Societe Generale subsidiary opens branch in Hanoi

Societe Generale-Viet Finance Co. Ltd. (SGVF) inaugurated its first branch in Hanoi on April 14 in a move to expand its business operations and supply better services to clients in the country. 

Viewing Hanoi’s old quarter through foreign eyes

Love it or loathe it, the vibrancy of Hanoi’s old quarter always provokes a reaction, its throbbing effervescence giving the capital’s residents a sense of its own unique character and a charm that has captivated the hearts and minds of the city’s foreign residents, who have spoken of their love of this lively, interesting and beautiful place.

UNESCO recognises royal citadel as world heritage

UNESCO’s World Heritage Committee recognises Vietnam’s Thang Long Royal Citadel as a world cultural heritage at its 34th session in Brazil on July 31.

Hanoi launches electric bus tour of old quarter

A pilot project to operate 12 electrically powered buses around Hoan Kiem Lake and in Hanoi's Old Quarter for tourists was launched on July 17.