Thua Thien Hue makes effort to become one of the major cultural centers across in Vietnam as well as Southeast Asian region in 2021-2025 period and vision to 2030
Hue city (Pho
Hue city (Pho
On October 11th 2021, the People's Committee of Thua Thien Hue province issued the action program No. 312/Ctr-UBND regarding to developing Thua Thien Hue into one of the major cultural centers across the country, in Southeast Asian region in 2021-2025 period and vision to 2030. Accordingly, the province was expected to become a center for culture and tourism, a featured festival city, an ASEAN cultural city, a ASEAN clean tourism city, an ASEAN environmentally sustainable city and a culturally creative city.

Some detail objectives were pointed out in this document i.e. completing resident relocation and site clearance project at Hue Citadel (Hue Monuments Complex); conserving 5 structures within national special monument cluster, 25 national monuments and 30 province-level monuments; preparing document concerning the ranking of 5 typical monuments; completing zoning for monument protection purpose; inventorying monument and relic system; filing 70% of monuments and relics; inventorying and filing 60-70% of intangible cultural heritages; completing dossier so that Hue Singing will be recognized as an intangible cultural heritage of the humanity by UNESCO; preparing dossiers so that five heritages (Hue beef noodle soup, Hue dumplings and Hue sweet soup, Hue aodai and Phuoc Tich pottery village) would enlist national intangible cultural heritages; completing the square in front of provincial sport center, provincial culture and convention center; relocating provincial museum of history; conserving Ung Binh monument at Chau Huong Vien and classical Hue singing performance center; upgrading Thua Thien Hue center for culture and arts (phase II) and provincial general library; 95% of family and resident areas recognized cultural family and maintaining this title; 95% of agencies/units and 80% of businesses meeting cultural standard; 100% communes registering for cultural standard; ward/townlet meeting civilized urban area standard.

In these attempts, key tasks were developing a value system for developing Hue cultural, Hue people with a focus on national identity and Hue cultural identity; focusing on conserving and promoting the value of cultural heritage system; developing Thua Thien Hue into a featured festival city in Vietnam and Southeast Asian region; investing in building a system of cultural institutions meeting requirements for a major cultural center across the country and in Southeast Asian region; developing public service culture; promoting "Entire people unite to develop cultural life" and "develop new rural areas and civilized urban areas" movement with a view to develop healthy cultural environment and life; focusing on developing cultural industry; developing human resources serving cultural conservation and development; enhancing the efficiency of state management.