VOV.VN - Hanoi mayor Nguyen Duc Chung handed over a haul of medical supplies to New York in the US via representatives from the US embassy in Vietnam on June 1 as a gift from the Vietnamese capital in support of New York authorities and citizens in their ongoing fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.
Hanoi attracted US$1.56 billion in FDI in the first five months of this year, it was reported at a video meeting of the municipal People’s Committee on May 29.
VOV.VN - Hanoi mayor Nguyen Duc Chung handed over medical equipment to representatives of the French Embassy in Vietnam on May 18 as a gift from the Vietnamese capital in support of French localities which are thick in the fight against the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
On behalf of the Party organisation, administration and people of Hanoi, Chairman of the city People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung presented medical supplies to the Russian capital of Moscow and the Vietnamese community in the country on May 12, in support of efforts to tackle COVID-19.
Secondary, high school and college students in Hanoi will return to school on May 4, while kindergartens and primary school students will do so on May 11.
VOV.VN - With social distancing measures starting to be relaxed, hordes of local people have begun to flock to West Lake in Tay Ho district of Hanoi despite the government’s continual ban on large gatherings to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic.
Hanoi authorities have ordered the temporary suspension of tourism promotion via CNN as the COVID-19 fight intensifies.
VOV.VN -The capital city is gearing up to cut at least 5% of its regular expenditure, in addition to reviewing the financial situation in order to come up with a plan in order to be more efficient with budget revenue and expenditure management moving forward.
VOV.VN - No local residents could be spotted participating in their morning exercise around Hoan Kiem lake, also known as Sword lake, in Hanoi capital on the morning of April 4, three days after Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s order on social distancing came into force.
VOV.VN - Hanoi is poised to expand the scale of its quick testing sites from April 2 after the capital receives approximately 120,000 additional test kits, said Mayor Nguyen Duc Chung during a meeting of the municipal Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control on the afternoon of April 1.
VOV.VN - A range of strict epidemic prevention measures have come into place in Hanoi following cross-infections of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) occurring at Bach Mai General Hospital and the Central Hospital of Tropical Diseases, two major treatment facilities in the capital, according to Deputy Minister of Health Nguyen Truong Son.
The People’s Committee of Hanoi has ordered the municipal Department of Health to closely work with relevant agencies to push up the purchase of medical equipment to support the fight against the COVID-19.
Authorities in Hanoi have proposed buying an additional 200,000 COVID-19 test kits to conduct large-scale testing.
Projects invested by Japanese investors or funded by Japanese official development assistance (ODA) capital have played a crucial role in economic development of Vietnam and Hanoi in particular, said Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung.
Retailers in Hanoi said they have made plans to boost stockpiles by 300% if necessary to meet the demands of local people amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Hanoi has extended school closures until April 5 to ensure safety of local students amid the complicated developments of the COVID-19.
The Hanoi People's Committee on March 14 recommended citizens returning from coronavirus-hit areas from March 1 to call hotlines 0969082115, 0949396115, or emergency aid centre 115 to get free testing samples.
Many cities and provinces in Vietnam have continued to keep local schools closed amid the rise in COVID-19 cases.
Hanoi Chairman Nguyen Duc Chung has requested bars, karaoke bars and several tourist sites to close until the end of March.
VOV.VN - Vice Secretary of the Hanoi Party Committee and Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung has affirmed recognition of importance to cooperative relations with Swiss localities during a March 10 reception for Swiss Ambassador Ivo Sieber in Hanoi.