A smart city project worth more than US$4 billion invested by the Sumitomo – BRG joint venture is expected to commence in Hanoi in the first quarter of 2018.
Vietnam received an estimated US$18.1 billion in new FDI pledges from January to November this year.
PSNews-More than 3,000 high resolution traffic cameras, which are capable of capturing number plates of vehicles at night or in low light conditions, are expected to be installed in streets of Hanoi.
Hanoi mayor Nguyen Duc Chung has promised to speed up the construction of the city's Metro Line 3, blaming the sluggish progress so far on delays in fund disbursement.
The 8th Vietnam-India people’s friendship festival officially kicked off in Hanoi in the morning of December 3.
Hanoi — The 2016 Me Tri Sticky Rice Flake Culture Day was on Sunday at 1 Do Duc Duc Street, Nam Tu Liem District, Hanoi.
According to AusTrade in Vietnam, “Australian oranges-Now in season” promotion campaign from September 23 to Octorber 2 at supermarkets in Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi such as Aeon Mall, Annam Gourmet Market, Co.opmart has kick-started the availability of Australian oranges in the Vietnam.
Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee, Nguyen Duc Chung, has decided to halt a project of paving local streets with natural stones.
PSNews – The Mobile Police Regiment under the Hanoi Municipal Police deployed a new mobile police unit to Ung Hoa district on December 1 to ensure local political security and social order and safety.
PSNews - Secretary of the Hanoi Party Committee and head of the delegation of Hanoi’s National Assembly deputies, Hoang Trung Hai met and worked with voters in Long Bien district on November 28.
Focusing on sessions such as e-government, open data, smart cities, and social media, the Vietnam Internet Forum 2017 (VIF17) is being held in Hanoi on November 27 and 28 for the first time, marking 20 years of the internet in Vietnam.
A Hanoi railway project's cost has fallen by VND5.8trn (USD256m) after a review proved that estimates for many projects weren’t accurate.
The Italy-ASEAN Week, a program to popularize culture and enhance friendship between Italy and ASEAN countries, was opened for the first time in Hanoi on November 18.
Hanoi authorities have considered tripling pavement rental fees in order to restrict private vehicles and reduce pavement violations.
PSNews – Senior Lieutenant General To Lam, Minister of Public Security led a delegation to visit and work with the Hanoi Municipal Police and Fire Prevention and Fighting Police on November 15.
Twenty three law enforcement officers from South Asia, South East Asia and North Asia, Australia and Europe are in Hanoi for the next three weeks for the 44th Asia Region Law Enforcement Management Program (ARLEMP). The officers will study management, communication and cultural topics along with developing their skills in investigating transnational cyber crime.
A grand ceremony was held in Hanoi on November 5 to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Russian October Revolution (November 7).
A photo exhibition highlighting the diplomatic relations between Vietnam and Algeria over the past 55 years was showcased in Hanoi on October 30.
A 500-year flood cycle scheme to protect downtown Hanoi is part of a detailed flood prevention master plan that municipal agencies are working on.
PSNews – Hanoi has been listed among the fastest growing tourism cities in the world, according to a report of Mastercard.