Ung Hoa District: Economic development associated with new-style rural area construction (05:58 16/05/2019)
Previously, the delegation paid a visit to Dong Duong (Indochina) Trade & Construction Company in North Van Dinh industrial park (Lien Bat Commune, Ung Hoa District). This is a large-scale business which provides wooden furniture in both domestic and international markets.
Giving a report at the session, Deputy Secretary of the district Party Committee and Chairman of the district People’s Committee Le Hong Ha said that in realizing Program No. 03-CTr/TU dated June 28, 2016 of the Municipal Party Committee on “Promoting economic restructuring, improving competitiveness, actively integrating into international economy, developing the capital’s economy rapidly and sustainably in the period of 2016-2020”, Ung Hoa has rolled out the program among officials and Party member; released Program 07 on October 5, and established the Steering Committee for the Program 03.
Over the past years, the district’s economy has posted the average growth of 7.1%. Total production value reached VND10.6 trillion in 2018, up 16.4% compared to 2016, and VND2.6 trillion in the first quarter of 2019, up 8.1% compared to the same period last year. Income per capita fetched VND41 million a year (1.5 times higher than that of 2016).
Ung Hoa has actively worked out the program’s major tasks. Notably, the district has made more effort to improve administrative reform, business and investment environment, and increase competitiveness.
Between 2017 and 2018, a total of 164 businesses were established with the registered capital of VND455 billion. The district has organized many meetings with enterprises to remove difficulties and support them.
Furthermore, the district has paid special attention to economic restructuring, advanced technology in agricultural production, and new style rural area construction.
So far, 19 out of 28 communes have met new style rural criteria, up 11 communes compared to the beginning of 2016. The rest strives to complete the task in 2019.
Permanent Deputy Secretary of the Hanoi Party Committee Ngo Thi Thanh Hang makes conclusion at the session.
Making conclusion at the working session, Permanent Deputy Secretary of the Municipal Party Committee Ngo Thi Thanh Hang lauded the district’s achievements in fulfilling the task of its socio-economic development over the past years.
She also appreciated the district’s effort to mobilize available resources in building new style rural areas, poverty reduction, and ensuring social welfare while actively strengthening scientific and technological advances. Currently, the rate of poor households is 2.41%.
Stressing that 2019 is an important year to fulfill the tasks, Permanent Deputy Secretary Ngo Thi Thanh Hang requested the district to review all set targets to fulfill them, especially in agricultural development, economic restructuring, aquaculture and new style rural construction.
She also noted that Ung Hoa should prepare the organization of Party’ congresses at all levels; set up goals, targets, missions and measures suitable with the reality; roll out the program associated with tasks of agricultural development, new style rural area building; care for development of craft villages associated with training of rural laborers; review and speed up the disbursement of basic construction capital; tighten planning management, land management, construction order and environmental sanitation, among others.