Latest News for: Hanoi construction


Bank stocks back on track

The Saigon Times 12 Nov 2021
HCMC – The local stock market ended in bullish mood as heavyweights in the banking, securities, and steel sectors bounced back today, November 12 ... Meanwhile, rubber group GVR was the worst performer in the basket, declining 1.2% ... Real estate and construction stocks on the Hanoi market kept gaining steam, especially those in the HNX30 basket ... .

First Subway Line Opens in Vietnam One Decade After Construction Began - Reports

Urdu Point 06 Nov 2021
Vietnam's first subway line started operating in Hanoi on Saturday, 10 years after the construction began, the Vietnamese ...

Cat Linh-Ha Dong metro line officially put into operation

The Saigon Times 06 Nov 2021
HCMCThe Cat Linh-Ha Dong urban railway project was handed over to the Hanoi City government and officially put into operation this morning, November 6, after 10 years of construction ... Hanoi will offer free services for all passengers on the metro line during the first 15 days.

Hanoi’s largest landfill suspends operation

The Saigon Times 02 Nov 2021
HCMCHanoi City’s largest dump site, Nam Son, has temporarily closed down from today, November 2, due to overload and fears over environmental pollution ... The reopening will be decided by the Hanoi Department of Construction, Thang added.

Local stocks end higher on strong cash flow

The Saigon Times 29 Oct 2021
With 227 winners and 235 losers, the main index gained 6.25 points, or 0.44% against the previous session at 1,444.27 ... Construction and real estate stocks stole the limelight in the local market ... The HNX30 basket continued to support the Hanoi market, with its top five winners being construction and property stocks ... .

Plastics, oceans and cross-strait ties

Taipei Times 20 Oct 2021
By Chen Kuan-ting 陳冠廷 ... In this regard, Vietnam stands out as a success story, with two bilateral environmental collaboration agreements signed by Taipei and Hanoi ... Pollution does not respect socially constructed boundaries, which means that environmental challenges produce negative externalities that span national borders ... .

Transport Ministry proposes construction of two high-speed rail routes

The Saigon Times 14 Oct 2021
HCMCThe Ministry of Transport has proposed the construction of two high-speed railway projects, with one linking Hanoi with Nghe An Province’s Vinh City and the other connecting HCMC with Khanh Hoa Province’s Nha Trang City.

Could Covid-19 be a wake-up call for urbanists?

The Saigon Times 10 Oct 2021
Hanoi followed suit resettling more than 1,200 residents in Thanh Xuan Trung Ward in Thanh Xuan District for 14 days ... Before 2000, Hanoi had come up with a plan to rearrange its ancient quarter, eliminate some houses, increase green spaces and relocate residents to other places to reduce the population.

Hanoi, HCMC want to return VND7.5 trillion from ODA allocation plan

The Saigon Times 08 Oct 2021
HCMCHanoi and ... Hanoi City always faces site clearance hindrances when it develops public investment projects, said Ha Minh Hai, vice chairman of Hanoi City, adding that the pandemic and a price hike in construction materials have also affected the progress of the projects.

Counting the cost of Vietnam’s Covid collapse

Asiatimes 07 Oct 2021
An improvised barricade installed in the middle of a street to restrict residents’ movements in Hanoi, as part of the authorities’ plan to stop the spread of the Covid-19 coronavirus, August 30, 2021 ... By late September, many of the lockdown measures were lifted in Hanoi, the capital.

COVID-19: Vietnam’s GDP outlook at risk due to virus

Taipei Times 29 Sep 2021
Bloomberg ... Laborers work at a construction site in Hanoi yesterday ... About 94 percent of the country’s companies are facing “difficulties,” Pham Dinh Thuy, head of industrial statistics at the General Statistics Office, told a briefing in Hanoi, citing supply chain disruptions, labor shortages and higher costs for wages and worker accommodation ... .

Hanoi metro line project likely to miss deadline

The Saigon Times 16 Sep 2021
HCMC – The Nhon-Hanoi Station metro line project in Hanoi may fail to achieve the expected progress to be put into operation at the end of this year, according to the Hanoi Metropolitan Railway Management Board (MRB) ... All workers at the construction site have complied with anti-pandemic regulations and undergone Covid-19 tests when required.

Man is jailed for five years in Vietnam for breaking strict Covid quarantine rules and ...

The Daily Mail 07 Sep 2021
A medical worker (pictured) sets up beds in the under-construction 500-bed field hospital for Covid-19 coronavirus patients in Hanoi on August 30 ... Hanoi, which has ordered people to stay at home and has halted all non-essential activities since July, has now divided the city into 'red', 'orange' and 'green' zones based on infection risk.

US vs. China: Where Does Vietnam Stand?

GlobalResearch 06 Sep 2021
In essence, the US is trying to recruit Vietnam into an imaginary and absolutely needless conflict that would ensnare Hanoi in a security alliance with the US at the expense of constructive ties with China ... China Skips Promises, Puts Beijing-Hanoi Ties into Practice.

Work on TSN airport’s runway upgrade project resumes

The Saigon Times 28 Aug 2021
Work on the project had been suspended from August 5 when 27 Covid-19 cases were detected at the construction site ... The project to upgrade the airport’s runway and taxiways requires VND2.015 trillion in investment, with the construction beginning in July last year, the same time as the runway upgrade project of the Hanoi-based Noi Bai airport.