Stable economic growth, strong growth of industry
"In April 2021, all economic sectors continued to grow steadily, especially industrial production and construction increased by nearly 35% compared to the same period in 2020".
This is a positive signal stated at the meeting to hear the Socio-Economic Situation report in April and the first 4 months of the year, making agreement on the key tasks to be implemented in May 2021 taking place on the morning of April 27. Mr. Nguyen Khac Than - Deputy Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee, Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee chaired the meeting.
In April, the agricultural sector maintained stable production, gradually controlling diseases on cattle and pigs. Industrial production continued to recover and grow with an increase of nearly 35%, accumulated in the first 4 months of the year is estimated to increase by more than 12% over the same period. Regarding trade in services, the total retail sales of consumer goods and services in April is estimated to increase by nearly 26%, accumulated in the first 4 months of the year is estimated to increase by more than 11% over the same period. Consumer price index decreased slightly compared to the previous month. Domestic budget revenue was estimated at 2,618 billion VND, increasing by more than 37% over the same period.
After pointing out a number of shortcomings, the Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee requested that all levels and sectors put the task of preventing the Covid-19 epidemic as a top priority in May:
Also related to the prevention of the Covid-19 epidemic, the Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee requested to strictly follow the regulations and procedures, absolutely not to allow cross-infection in isolation areas and hospitals. Request the health sector to proactively purchase medical supplies and equipment, build a ready-made scenario to respond to the situation of recurrent epidemics in the community. May is the month when the election of deputies to the National Assembly and People's Councils at all levels will take place for the term of 2021-2026, Mr. Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee requested all levels of branches to focus on this task:
Regarding economic development, the Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee requested to focus on taking care of spring rice, ensuring productivity and preventing diseases for livestock and poultry. Expeditiously complete the scheme of mechanisms and policies in agricultural production. Focus on appraisal of newly enhanced rural communes. The relevant sectors urgently advise the Provincial People's Committee to submit to the Provincial People's Council for approval the investment policy of key traffic routes. Speed up the organization of bidding to select investors for commercial housing projects. Urgently synthesize all difficulties and problems for the Provincial People's Committee to organize a dialogue to meet and solve for businesses in May.
Also in May, all deadlocked projects will be resolved by the direction of the Provincial People's Committee. Continue to accelerate the progress of budget collection. Focus on implementing solutions to ensure traffic safety, carry out the task of making provincial planning, mechanisms and policies to attract investment in the construction of waste treatment plants in districts and cities. Strictly manage land and environment. Accelerate the clearance of projects. Manage banners, slogans, billboards well, especially related to election propaganda. Pay attention to the selection of textbooks, good management of private tutoring, good preparation for exams, full resolution of policy regimes. Focus on promoting administrative reform in a substantive manner. Continue to ensure national defense and security, well handle citizens' complaints and denunciations.
Regarding the assessment of disaster prevention and control and search and rescue in 2020, the direction of tasks in 2021, the Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee noted that relevant units should further improve the quality of warnings and forecasts, push forward accelerate the progress of natural disaster prevention works, well implement the “4 on-the-spot” guideline, strictly handle works violating the dyke corridor. He also agreed with the Project on crop production and winter crop in 2021, but required to set specific targets and have a mechanism to promote mechanization in sowing.