Hanoi makes plan for cultural industry development

Thursday, 18/08/2022 15:54
Hanoi plans to raise the cultural industry’s contribution to GRDP to 5% by 2025 and 8% by 2030. It also aims to earn increasing revenue from cultural business, which are expected to contribute around 10% of the city’s Gross Regional Domestic Products (GRDP) by 2045.
The overview of the conference (Source: qdnd.vn) 

On August 16, Hanoi City Party Committee held an online conference to grasp throughly the immplemenation of Resolution 09-NQ/TU on "Developing cultural industry in the capital in the 2021-2025 period, orientation to 2030, vision to 2045".

The conference was held online at 625 bridge points in the city, with the participation of 26,374 delegates.

From now to 2025, Hanoi will focus its efforts on boosting a number of cultural industries in line with local advantages and potential, including cultural tourism, handicraft, performing arts, cinema, designing, culinary, entertainment software and games, advertising, architecture, photography and exhibition, fashion, television and radio and publishing.

By the end of this decade, the capital also sets to turn the cultural industry into a key economic sector driving the others’ growth. This will lay foundation for the capital city to improve local living standards; sustainably, harmoniously and comprehensively boost the economic, cultural and social development; turn itself into a globally-connected, civilized, modern and creative city by 2045.

The municipal People’s Committee has asked its departments and units to raise awareness of the cultural industry among their staff, build support policies and mobilise resources, and expand international cooperation for achieving the goal./.