Capital builds unique cultural and tourism products

08/11/2019

VGP – The Department has spared no effort to raise the quality of cultural products and promote cultural and tourism images. 

 
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The Department disseminated and encouraged organizations, individuals, and enterprises to build civilized and friendly tourism environment. 

Each year, the Department holds about 2,500 cultural and artistic events including outstanding cultural and tourism products such as the pedestrian zone around Hoan Kiem Lake, Phung Hung mural street, Japanese cherry blossom festival, Viet Nam Airline Classic – Ha Noi Concert, and Ha Noi international film festival. 

Since 2017, the city hosted about 400 cultural, artist, and tourism events which drew the attendance of foreign partners. 

From 2016 to October, 2019, the Temple of Literature welcomed 6 million guests. Hoa Lo Prison received over 1.4 million visitors. Ngoc Son Temple handled nearly 4 million visitors.

Ms. Ngo Thi Thang Hang, Permanent Deputy Secretary of the Ha Noi Party Committee tasked the Party and the Department of Culture and Sports to produce special cultural and tourism products for Ha Noi.

The leader underlined the necessity to organize Ha Noi cultural days in other localities and foreign countries; effectively hold cultural, sports, and tourism events in the pedestrian zone around Hoan Kiem Lake; build cultural lifestyle; implement the two codes of conduct for local public servants and everyone in Ha Noi./. 

By Kim Anh