Secretary of Hoan Kiem district Party Committee Duong Duc Tuan said over the past five years, Hoan Kiem district has overcome difficulties to achieve major results.
The economic growth of the district averaged 18.12% annually, while the contribution to state budget increased by 2.5 folds against the previous term, making the district one of Hanoi’s localities with largest revenue collection.
Additionally, Hoan Kiem district has been focusing on developing high quality tourism products, including the walking streets in the Old Quarters and Dong Xuan night market; building shopping malls and high quality tourism services at Dong Xuan - Bac Qua; among others.
For the 2020 - 2025 term, the Party Committee of Hoan Kiem district targets to continue improving the business environment and promote the district’s advantage in services, trade and tourism; preserving and maintaining cultural spaces and historical values at Hoan Kiem lake and surrounding areas; building Hoan Kiem district to become a smart urban area of Hanoi.
Chairwoman of Hanoi People’s Council Nguyen Thi Bich Ngoc speaks at the congress.
Chairwoman of Hanoi People’s Council Nguyen Thi Bich Ngoc requested the Party Committee of Hoan Kiem district for the 2020 - 2025 term to push for further development of the district.
Ngoc said Hoan Kiem district as an economic hub with networks of markets, shopping malls and concentration of major banks from Vietnam and abroad, has huge potential for development in terms of economy, finance, services, tourism and trade.
Ngoc requested the district to take services as a spearhead economic sector with high added value; creating new tourism products with unique value and managing efficiently walking streets surrounding Hoan Kiem lake, the Old Quarter, among others.