The event drew the participation of Ngo Thi Thanh Hang, member of the Party Central Committee, Permanent Deputy Secretary of the Hanoi Party Committee, and Head of the Steering Committee for Program No. 02-CTr/TU.
Bright spot in building new style rural areas
According to Nguyen Thac Hung, Vice Chairman of the district People’s Committee, considering the new style rural building as a major task in socio-economic development in rural areas, all-level Party Committees and authorities have carried out the program in positive and creative way, and fulfilled the set targets.
Dan Phuong has finished the work with all 15 communes meeting 19 new style rural criteria, and it is Hanoi's first new rural district.
The district’s economic structure saw a positive shift. The proportion of agriculture decreased from 14.24% in 2010 to 8.6% in 2018.
A number of specialized farming areas and farm produce supply chains have been established in the area. Industrial zones and craft villages have been expanded, creating jobs to thousands of local laborers. Per capital income reached VND47.9 million (3.5 times higher than that of 2010).
During the ten-year implementation, Dan Phuong has also paid special attention to infrastructure development.
Permanent Deputy Secretary of the Hanoi Party Committee Ngo Thi Thanh Hang hands over certificates of merit to collectives.
Moreover, 44 out of 48 schools have met national standards, increasing by 11 schools compared to 2010; 87.6% of residents have joined health insurance, up 55.6 against 2010; cultural – sport institutions have been built, contributing to improving locals’ spiritual life and healthcare.
As of May, 2019, three communes, namely, Dan Phuong, Song Phuong and Lien Trung, are Hanoi’s first communes recognized as advanced new-style rural status.
Maintaining pioneering position in the new style rural area building
Addressing the event, Permanent Deputy Secretary of the Municipal Party Committee Ngo Thi Thanh Hang congratulated Dan Phuong on its achievements over the past time.
Permanent Deputy Secretary of the Hanoi Party Committee Ngo Thi Thanh Hang speaks at the event.
In effort to successfully organize all-level Party congresses towards the district Party congress for the tenure of 2020-2025 as well as building Dan Phuong into an urban district, the Head of the Steering Committee urged the district to continue maintaining its pioneering position in executing the program while strengthening the building of advanced new-style rural communes.
The district needs to offer solutions for its economic development; enhance the restructuring of crops and animal husbandry to improve the productivity, quality and value of its major farm produce; expand linkage in production and consumption of agricultural products; consolidate the operation of cooperatives; attract more investment in hi-tech agriculture, she noted.
Hang also requested Dan Phuong to effectively carry out the “One Commune One Product” program as guided by the city; pay attention to vocational training for its human resource; complete infrastructure to meet the requirement of agricultural and rural industrialization, modernization, and urbanization roadmap; improve rural road; strengthen the Party building and rectification associated with implementing Resolution of the Party Central Committee’s 4th plenum (tenure 12), Directive 05 of the Politburo on enhancing studying and following of President Ho Chi Minh’s thought, moral and lifestyle; guarantee political security, social order and safety in the area.