Resolution on key missions of socio-economic development, budget revenue and expenditure in the second half of 2018 (12:28 22/07/2018)
According to the Resolution, in the remaining months of the year, the Capital’s levels, sectors, enterprises and people will increase efforts to fulfill goals, targets of the plan in 2018, with a focus on implementing the theme of year “Improving the capacity, operational efficiency of the political system,” improving investment and business environment, promoting the growth and completing socio-economic targets.
In addition to outline missions and measures, the city will focus on carrying out following tasks and measures: (1) strengthening forecasting and analysis of developments due to politics and international trade factors to proactively grasp the situation in the region and the world to offer solutions and plans; (2) improving investment environment, promoting production, business; (3) enhancing resources for building new style rural areas sustainably; (4) improving the quality, efficiency of the state management in planning, land, urban order, environmental protection; (5) developing socio-cultural sectors; (6) strengthening administrative reform, prevention and control of corruption, wastefulness, increasing the efficiency of foreign affairs and international integration; (7) ensuring national defence – security, social order, improving the efficiency of settlement of petitions and complaints.
Besides, the Municipal People’s Council adopted missions and solutions for budget in the second half of 2018 proposed by the Municipal People’s Committee and highlighted major contents, including:
1. Strengthening the implementation of state budget collection missions, synchronously and effectively taking various measures for budget revenue, especially collecting tax arrears; analyzing and evaluating results of budget collection and proactively making plans on budget revenue; strictly handling violation cases to prevent budget losses; applying IT in tax management; strengthening the popularization and settlement of administrative procedures for citizens to create favorable conditions for tax payers.
2. Tightly managing budget expenditure as regulated; proactively operating the budget to ensure budget balance; reviewing expenditure assignments which are not really necessary to ensure effectiveness; popularizing and implementing regulations on public investment, state budget and making relevant others; regularly reviewing, urging the settlement of investment procedure and strictly handling units which have not yet disbursed as regulated; completing technical infrastructure projects, key works, especially railway lines, ring roads and key major irrigation works; etc.
3. Enhancing discipline, financial discipline; improving the quality of inspection and strictly carrying out conclusions of inspection and audit agencies as well as conclusions and supervision recommendations of the Municipal People’s Council; proactively allocating regular expenses; strengthening the management of funds from the city’s budget.
4. Making early plans on using revenues and budget surpluses to submit to People’s Councils at all levels for adoption to ensure the efficiency as regulated, especially adding investment resources for necessary projects and settlement of pressing issues; carrying out the adjustment of funds to contribute to promoting the economic growth, etc.
Similarly, the Municipal People’s Council approved a plan on re-borrowing a part of ODA loan of the Japanese Government to pay additional costs due to prolonged implementation of package 1 and 3 of the Nhat Tan Bridge project.
The Resolution was approved by the Municipal People’s Council (15th tenure) on July 5th, 2018 at the sixth meeting and took effect on the date of its signing.