Hanoi leaders meets representatives of artists, intellectuals, religious dignitaries (18:10 06/01/2023)
Congratulating Hanoi's comprehensive results, Dr. Le Xuan Rao, President of the Hanoi Union of Science and Technology Associations, said that, the scientific intellectuals have contributed to the city’s achievements by actively participating in the city's scientific research projects and social criticism activities.
Appreciating the city leaders' interest in making science, technology and innovation development the city's priorities, Dr. Le Xuan Rao emphasized that in the coming year, the city’s intellectuals will promote research and application of science and technology, especially in fields such as traffic, environment, smart agricultural production, digital transformation for the development of the capital.
People's Artist, Chairman of the Hanoi Union of Literature and Arts Tran Quoc Chiem highly appreciated the fact that Hanoi has comprehensively implemented and completed all 22 socio-economic targets. Besides preserving and promoting traditional cultural values, Hanoi also absorbs the advanced cultural quintessence of cities around the world, ensuring the development of Hanoi toward modernity and creativity.
Meanwhile, Pastor Bui Van San, head of the Evangelical Church of Vietnam’s northern branch expressed his pride in the results that Hanoi has achieved in the past year. Contributing to that common result, the Protestant community has actively participated in volunteer activities, supported people in difficult circumstances and supported the city's Covid-19 prevention and control efforts.
Pastor Bui Van San wished that, in 2023 and the following years, the Evangelical Church of Vietnam’s northern branch will continue to receive the city's attention and support for religious activities in general and of the Evangelical Church in particular. The pastor expected the Protestant community will continue to contribute to building the capital more and more beautiful, civilized and modern.
Professor Nguyen Dinh Duc - Hanoi National University said, the capital has the largest and strongest knowledge pool of intellectuals in the country, adding this is the strength for the capital to continue the development path.
Duc expressed his wish that the city's leaders pay more attention to the issue of human development, while science and technology are the core value to propel the country to prosperity.
Speaking at the meeting, on behalf of the city's leaders, Deputy Secretary of the City Party Committee Nguyen Van Phong acknowledged, thanked the contributions of artists, intellectuals, and religious dignitaries; affirming that such a support is the driving force for the city to overcome difficulties and achieve comprehensive results in 2022.
Sharing about the major orientations in the development of the capital in 2023 and the coming period, Deputy Secretary of the City Party Committee Nguyen Van Phong said that the city will continue to exploit and promote the potential and advantages of intellectual resources, science and technology, for development.
In addition, the city's leaders also want to continue to receive the active participation of the artists, writers, intellectuals, and religious dignitaries in realizing the city’s objectives, especially in promoting the development in fields of health, education, culture and digitalization.
On the occasion of the upcoming Lunar New Year, Phong sent his best wishes to the delegates, artists, intellectuals, religious dignitaries and their family a new year of peace and happiness; at the same time, continue to contribute and accompany the city in the development process.