Hanoi prepares roadmap to revoke outdated motorbikes

Hanoi prepares roadmap to revoke outdated motorbikes

The Hanoi People’s Committee has proposed a roadmap to revoke outdated motorbikes that discharge harmful substances into the environment.

Hanoi sets environmental protection goals

Hanoi sets environmental protection goals

The Hanoi Party Committee has promulgated a resolution to enhance environmental protection to 2020 and the following years.

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Hanoi Party Secretary congratulates VNA on Journalism Day

Hanoi Party Secretary congratulates VNA on Journalism Day

Secretary of Hanoi’s Party Committee Hoang Trung Hai has highly valued the important role of the Vietnam News Agency (VNA) in providing information for people in and outside the nation, including those in Hanoi.

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Luc Ngan lychee week opens in Hanoi

Luc Ngan lychee week opens in Hanoi

A Luc Ngan “Thieu” lychee week, the second of its kind, opened on June 16 at Big C Thang Long shopping centre at 222 Tran Duy Hung, Cau Giay district, Hanoi.

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Hanoi, Vietnam News Agency ink cooperation deal

Hanoi, Vietnam News Agency ink cooperation deal

The People’s Committee of the capital city Hanoi signed with the State-run Vietnam News Agency (VNA) a collaboration agreement for 2017-2021 on June 13, building on the fruitful outcomes of their agreement for 2012-2016.

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Hanoi aims to supply clean water to all by 2020

Hanoi aims to supply clean water to all by 2020

Hanoi has set a target that all citizens will have access to clean, drinkable tap water by 2020, affirmed Chairman of the city People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung at a meeting on June 13 with local authorities and businesses on measures to develop the city’s water system.

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Major Hanoi hospital projects dropped

Major Hanoi hospital projects dropped

Several major hospital construction projects that would have provided residents of the capital and its surroundings with thousands of beds have been abandoned over the past decade.

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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.