Permanent Vice Secretary of the Hanoi Party Committee Ngo Thi Thanh Hang made the remark at a reception for Irish Ambassador to Vietnam Cait Moran in Hanoi on September 20.
She briefed the guest about socio-economic development in Hanoi in recent years.
The official revealed that she will visit Dublin from September 27-29 to discuss cooperation between the two capitals.
She hoped the visit will open a new chapter for the Hanoi-Dublin friendship.
For her part, Ambassador Cait Moran said she will spare no effort to boost relations between Vietnam and Ireland and between Hanoi and Irish localities.
Ireland is willing to share its experience with Hanoi to achieve sustainable socio-economic development, she said.