Accordingly, the Ha Noi People’s Council approved the Socio-economic development plan for 2017 of the city with the overall goals of: continuing to improve investment and business environment, encourage startup as well as enterprise development, and boost growth; ensure protection and welfare, protect environment, improve people’s life; enhance culture, education and healthcare; strengthen planning and construction management, environment protection and develop new-style rural areas; ensure public security and order; enhance foreign affairs and international integration; promote administration reform, anti-corruption, thrift practice and wastefulness combat, implement “The year of administrative discipline”.
The six key tasks include: focusing on economic development, improving the investment and business environment; encouraging startup as well as enterprise development, and boosting growth; developing service, industry, agriculture and rural; strengthening planning and construction management, building synchronous infrastructure; protecting the environment and adapting to climate change; developing the fields of culture, education, health, information and communication; ensuring public security and order; enhancing foreign affairs and international integration; promoting administration reform, anti-corruption, thrift practice and wastefulness combat; boosting the information work and patriotic emulation movements on the occasion of the holidays; enhancing the State management over the press, publishing, information on electronic media, social networking and the external information.
The main targets of socio-economic development of Ha Noi in 2017:
1/ GRDP growth expects to reach 8.5 to 9 percent: services sector growth to reach 8.25 to 8.80 percent; industry and construction growth to reach 9.55-10.0 percent; agriculture growth to reach 3.5 to 4.0 percent;
2/ GRDP per capita is targeted at VND 86 to 88 million ($3,820-3,900);
3/ Investment capital in development growing at 11-12 percent;
4/ Export-import turnover is aimed at 4 to 5 percent;
5/ Crude Birth Rate reduces 0.1% against the last year;
6/ Health insurance coverage is 82.8%;
7/ Ha Noi is attempting to reduce the rate of poverty by 0.6 percent in comparison to 2015;
8/ Clean water is provided to 100% of households in urban area and 40% in rural area;
9/ 59.5% of employees are trained;
10/ 80 more public schools are recognized for meeting national standards;
11/ 98% of domestic waste in urban area and 88% of domestic waste in rural area is collected and transported in day; ...