Accordingly, the city expects that all portals/ or websites of departments, agencies, sectors, People’s Committees of districts and towns will improve the quality of information about socio-economic status of localities and international information as well.
The departments, agencies, sectors will launch their portals/ or websites in English in 2020; all officers in charge of the portals/ or websites and officers in charge of foreign information services in Ha Noi are provided with knowledge of foreign information and language skills annually.
Major foreign information channels of Ha Noi will improve information quality in both ways, including introducing information about Ha Noi to the world and bringing international information to Ha Noi; open new information channel in foreign languages apart from the ones in English and Chinese; proactively conduct popularization work and fight false allegation of the hostile forces; help foreign friends and Vietnamese overseas easily access to information about the capital city through the foreign information channels;
develop publications and souvenirs which are typical of Ha Noi; complete the digitalized database to introduce and promote the images of sectors and localities in Vietnamese and in foreign languages, and publicize in the Ha Noi Portal; build plan on foreign information service annually to provide timely instruction and orientation to the press agencies of Ha Noi; maintain inspection and supervision, focusing on popularization of foreign information services of the units, and allocate fund for the units to perform the task of foreign information service according to assignment.
The units assign officers in charge of foreign information service, and act as advisor to the leaders to implement foreign information work according to their functions and missions; open training classes annually and improve language skills of officers in charge of foreign information services; enhance information work for international integration, and popularizing human rights, sovereignty over the sea and islands, borders, and national territory, build the digitalized database to introduce and promote the image of the sectors and localities in Vietnamese and in foreign languages, and publicize it on the Ha Noi Portal; develop publications and souvenirs which are typical ofHa Noi; compile papers and documents to give information about investment environment and opportunity in Ha Noi, development of production, trading, potentials of tourism, and foreign investment attraction, give priority to electric publications; promote the images of Ha Noi to Vietnamese overseas and international friends by organizing Ha Noi Book Fair annually and take part in international book fairs; further improve the quality of major channels for foreign affairs of Ha Noi, such as Hanoimoi Newspaper, Hanoitimes, newsletters in English and Chinese of Ha Noi Radio and Television, Ha Noi Portal, Portal of the Department of Foreign Affairs, and website of Ha Noi Union Of Friendship Organizations.
The Ha Noi Party Committee’s Commission of Propaganda and Education requests Steering Committee for Foreign Information Service to give direction for foreign information work in the city, proactively provide foreign information to the press agencies, proactively cooperate with the Department of Information and Communications to build a regulation on organizing periodic press conference; cooperate with relevant units and agencies to check implementation of foreign information services in localities and units; conduct popularization to improve the awareness of officers, Party members, locals and university students in Ha Noi.