HA NOI (VNS) — The Ha Noi Steering Committee for Foreign Information yesterday officially launched the capital's external information channel at http://hanoitimes.com.vn
The channel was upgraded from the Economic and Urban Newspaper's English web page Hanoitimes. It provides readers with updated information, a map of the entire city and its tourism sites, hotels and restaurants.
It is also expected to help correct any misleading information and promote investment and international co-operation as well as connect Ha Noi people with international friends.
Speaking at the launch ceremony, chairman of the municipal People's Committee Nguyen The Thao said the debut of the channel was part of the city's efforts to improve its efficiency.
He said it would promote images of the capital and its people as well as its history, culture and socio-economic achievements. — VNS