Congress Report
Photo: Hoi An City, Socialist Republic of Viet Nam
Viet Tri City

Head of the City Government

Mr. Nguyễn Ngoc Son
Chairman of the Viet Tri city People’s Committee, Phu Tho Province
Assumed the chairmanship in August 2020

Location

Emblem

seal

Area

112km2

Population

202.150 people (2019)

GDP

VND 19.242 billion (approximately USD 837 million)

Upper Tier

Phu Tho Province

Geographic features

Viet Tri City is the administrative, economic, cultural and educational center of Phu Tho province. It is 1st grade city and is one of ten regional centers of Viet Nam. Viet Tri is located in the center of the Haiphong-Hanoi-Kunming (China) economic corridor and next to Hai Phong-Hanoi-Kunming highway. The city is 70km away from Hanoi capital, 50km away from Noi Bai international airport and 170km away from Hai Phong seaport. Viet Tri is the ancestral land, the ancient capital of Vietnamese people, Hung Temple - special national historical relic. Currently, there are two cultural heritages recognized by UNESCO. Viet Tri city moving forward to become the central city of the Northwestern of Vietnam.

Economic structure

Industry-construction: 51.16%; Service: 47.19%; Agriculture: 1.65% (2019)

Number of visitors

About 7 to 8 million

Administrative divisions

Administrative divisions of Viet Tri city consists of 23 wards and communes (there are 13 wards including: Gia Cam, Tien Cat, Nong Trang, Minh Nong, Minh Phuong, Tan Dan, Duu Lau, Van Co, Van Phu, Tho Son, Thanh Mieu, Ben Got, Bach Hac; 10 communes include Song Lo, Trung Vuong, Thuy Van, Phuong Lau, Thanh Dinh, Chu Hoa, Hy Cuong, Kim Duc, Hung Lo, Tan Duc).

Official website

http://www.viettri.gov.vn/

Sources: http://www.viettri.gov.vn/


(As of May, 2021)