France helps Hanoi with air quality assessment

France helps Hanoi with air quality assessment

Hanoi will roll out action programmes and plans to improve air quality in the city based on the outcomes of a French-funded air quality assessment project, said a municipal leader.

WB pledges to help Hanoi launch more BRT routes

WB pledges to help Hanoi launch more BRT routes

The World Bank (WB) will continue sharing its experience and providing more financial assistance for Hanoi to launch more Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) routes, a WB specialist has said.

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Hanoi documentary by ex-French Ambassador to be screened

Hanoi documentary by ex-French Ambassador to be screened

The Vietnam Television will broadcast the documentary Mon Hanoi (My Hanoi), directed and filmed by former French Ambassador to Vietnam Jean Noel Poirier, on VTV1 channel at 8:40 pm on October 8.

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Four Cat Linh-Ha Dong trains arrive in Hanoi

Four Cat Linh-Ha Dong trains arrive in Hanoi

Four trains which will be used for Cat Linh-Ha Dong elevated railway have been delivered to Hanoi.

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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.

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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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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.