Vietjet Air launches Hanoi-Singapore service

Vietjet Air launches Hanoi-Singapore service

Vietnam’s low-budget Vietjet Air officially launched a flight between Singapore and Hanoi from Singapore’s Changi international airport on April 27.

Japan company helps Hanoi operate urban railway system

Japan company helps Hanoi operate urban railway system

Tokyo Metro, the leading subway company in Japan, has established a subsidiary, Vietnam Tokyo Metro, to help Hanoi manage and operate its urban railway system.

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Hanoi calls for environmentally-friendly, hi-tech projects

Hanoi calls for environmentally-friendly, hi-tech projects

Hanoi is calling for investment in environmentally friendly large-scale projects that use advanced technologies.

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Hanoi takes measures to build fresher environment

Hanoi takes measures to build fresher environment

The capital city of Hanoi is taking measures to build a green and clean environment.

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CNN broadcasts “My Hanoi” programme

CNN broadcasts “My Hanoi” programme

The US Cable News Network (CNN) has broadcast promotional videos titled “Hanoi – the heart of Vietnam” and “Hanoi – The cradle of heritage” of the “My Hanoi” programme, part of CNN’s city discovery series.

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Hanoi’s economy grows 7.06 percent in Q1

Hanoi’s economy grows 7.06 percent in Q1

Hanoi’s economy grew in the first months of this year, with good performance in the industry-construction and service sectors, according to the municipal People’s Committee.

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Hanoi police arrest, hunt for foreign thieves

Hanoi police arrest, hunt for foreign thieves

Hanoi police have arrested a Colombian national for theft and are hunting for other accomplices in the gang.

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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.