Stores in Hanoi suspend operation due to Covid-19

Hanoi orders closure of non-essential service shops

In order to limit the Covid-19 outbreak, Chairman of the People’s Committee of Hanoi suggested that all non-essential service shops, excluding petrol stations, pharmacy and essential shops, to close in four to five days.
Hanoi still most air polluted city in Vietnam

Hanoi still most air polluted city in Vietnam

According to the General Department of Environment, Hanoi is still the most air polluted city in the country while acceptable air quality is reported in some provinces and cities of Ho Chi Minh City, Khanh Hoa, Ha Long, Hue, Viet Tri, etc.
Hail leaves one dead, nearly 5,000 damaged houses in North

Hail leaves one dead, nearly 5,000 damaged houses in North

The Standing Office of the Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control last night issued the latest report on damage after hail, thunderstorms and natural disasters hit the Northern region.
Hanoi records very poor air quality

Hanoi records very poor air quality

Most air quality monitoring stations in Hanoi have recorded very poor air quality, along with a very high concentration of PM2.5 fine dust, badly affecting people's health.
Schools in HCMC, Hanoi remain closed for fear of Covid-19 spread

Schools in HCMC, Hanoi remain closed for fear of Covid-19 spread

Ho Chi Minh City authorities allowed students to stay at home until the end of February following the Department of Education and Training’s proposal in an attempt to stop the spread of the deadly coronavirus that has killed 1,384 people.
Air quality in Hanoi improves

Air quality in Hanoi improves

Air quality in the capital city of Hanoi was better yesterday after prolonged days of air pollution.