PORTAL - On the morning of January 27 (Lunar January 06), at the Administration Center of Binh Duong province, Mr. Nguyen Hoang Thao – Permanent Deputy Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee and Mr. Vo Van Minh - Deputy Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee, Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee (PPC) chaired a meeting to listen to reports on the situation before, during and after the Lunar New Year of the Cat 2023.
Attending were leaders of departments, committees, branches, mass organizations, districts, towns and cities.
According to the report, Binh Duong has strictly complied with the direction of the Central Committee, soon implemented the plan to organize activities to celebrate the Party and the Lunar New Year 2023 with good results. All levels, branches, agencies, units and people welcomed the spring with a spirit of joy, excitement, safety and thrift. Many activities to take care of the material and spiritual well-being of people with meritorious services to the revolution, families under preferential treatment policy, poor households, social protection beneficiaries, disadvantaged children, and workers staying in Binh Duong to celebrate Tet, etc. were held.
Leaders of departments, committees and branches report the situation before, during and after the Lunar New Year of the Cat 2023
At the Provincial Administration Center, there were activities such as Flower Street, Spring Flower Festival, Spring Newspaper Festival, Spring Tour, and New Year's Eve with special art performances. In the inner city of Thu Dau Mot and other central areas of districts, towns and cities, many activities were held to serve the people for entertainment and recreation before, during and after Tet. Tourist sites and attractions in the province have served over 40,000 visitors (doubled compared to 2022).
The management of the market and prices, ensuring the balance of supply - demand of goods and services was well done, serving the shopping needs of the people. Arranging enough public transport means and ensuring traffic safety for people to travel conveniently and safely during Tet. The work of taking care of people's health and ensuring food safety and hygiene was ensured. The work of attacking and suppressing criminals, standing ready to fight, armed patrol, and ensuring traffic safety before, during and after Tet was strengthened, creating favorable conditions for people to enjoy spring and welcome Tet safely with an excited mood.
People visit, enjoy and have fun at Binh Duong Flower Street
The activities of visiting and giving gifts to the subjects were carried out thoughtfully. The total expenditure for Tet in 2023 was 793 billion VND (of which the state budget was 271 billion VND, an increase of 29% compared to 2022 and the mobilization source was 522 billion VND). This year, there were 450,000 workers who did not return to their hometown, staying in Binh Duong to celebrate Tet. The Confederation of Labor at all levels supported nearly 130,000 workers in difficult circumstances with a total amount of nearly 88 billion VND; gave gifts to nearly 800,000 trade union members; donated 3,230 Chung cakes of gratitude to workers staying in Binh Duong to celebrate Tet at boarding houses; donated 8,424 train, car and plane tickets to workers returning their hometown to celebrate Tet.
Permanent Deputy Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee Nguyen Hoang Thao speaks at the meeting
Speaking at the meeting, Mr. Nguyen Hoang Thao requested all branches and levels from the first days of the New Year to have determination and appropriate solutions to successfully implement the socio-economic development plan in 2023.
Party committees, authorities of agencies, units and localities direct to quickly bring back production, business, study and work activities immediately after the end of the Tet holiday, especially those directly related to people and enterprises. Functional branches coordinate with localities to organize and well manage festivals and religious activities according to regulations, maintain and multiply humanity, gratitude and civilization - the features of the Lunar January Full Moon Festival. The Provincial Industrial Zones Authority, Department of Industry and Trade, Department of Labor, War Invalids and Social Affairs assess and firmly grasp the situation of returning to operation of enterprises and workers to promptly take measures to support and remove difficulties for enterprises and workers to feel secure to work after Tet. Paying good attention to social security, the disadvantaged people, ensuring the good implementation of the policy of "leaving no one behind" in all times and circumstances. Successfully organizing the Ceremony of handing over and receiving troops in 2023 to ensure the quantity and quality.
Permanent Deputy Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee acknowledged and praised the efforts and contributions of branches, levels, enterprise community and people to the development of the province; and believed that entering the New Year of the Cat 2023 with the determination of the entire political system and people of all classes, Binh Duong will continue to gain new achievements and victories.
Reported by Phuong Chi- Translated by Thanh Tam