International Cooperation Division

The division’s responsibilities include assisting the Department in daily diplomatic activities and other specific issues; helping the Department’s Board of Directors conduct research on and make proposals for long-term and annual master-plans on Hanoi’s diplomatic activities; managing friendship and cooperation between Hanoi and other capitals and cities in the world, international organisations, bilateral and multilateral projects; preparing for the city’s diplomatic activities as well as for working trips to foreign countries of the municipal government leaders; doing translation and interpretation; researching and making proposals for diplomatic socio-economic developing strategies of the city; collaborating with functional offices to select and assess foreign investors in Hanoi, and to examine and manage some ODA and FDI projects to enhance smooth and efficient operation.