BEGIC - The Provincial People's Committee directs the appraisal of the projects and applications of information technology (IT) in state budget capital.
BEGIC - The Provincial People's Committee issued a Natural Disaster Response Plan based on the levels of natural disaster risks in Binh Duong province. This Decision replaces Decision No.3285/QD-UBND dated May 15, 2015 on promulgating the Plan for natural disaster prevention and response based on the levels of natural disaster risks in Binh Duong province.
BEGIC - On the morning of July 9, at Dai Nam Tourism Area (Thu Dau Mot City), the Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism (DoCST) celebrated the 60th Anniversary of the Vietnam Tourism Day (July 9 1960 - July 9 2020).
BEGIC - On the morning of July 8, at the Administrative Center of Binh Duong Province, Mr. Mai Hung Dung - Standing Vice Chairman of the provincial People's Committee chaired the meeting to listen the progress report on the implementation of the Scheme on conservation and development of Tuong Binh Hiep lacquer village in combination with tourism in Thu Dau Mot City (referred to as the Scheme).
BEGIC - On the morning of July 8, at the Administrative Center of Binh Duong Province, Mr. Mai Hung Dung - Standing Vice Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee had a meeting with the Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism about the implementation of the Plan "Exhibition of Binh Duong province's socio-economic, national defense and security achievements in 5 years (2015-2020).
BEGIC - According to the report of the Binh Duong Provincial Traffic Safety Committee, in the first 6 months of 2020, traffic accidents in the province decreased by 130 cases and 127 injured compared to the same period in 2019.
BEGIC - On the morning of July 7, at the Administration Center of Binh Duong Province, the inspection delegation of the Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control, led by Mr. Vo Thanh Thong - Deputy Minister of Planning and Investment, had a meeting with the provincial People's Committee on natural disaster prevention and control in the province.
BEGIC - The Provincial People's Committee promulgates a Plan to propagate patriotic emulation movements and replicate advanced typical examples in Binh Duong province in the period of 2020-2025.
BEGIC - The Provincial People's Committee announces the Working Program of the Provincial People's Committee in July 2020.
BEGIC - The Provincial People's Committee issued a Directive on strengthening the direction on the organization of 2020 High school graduation examination (High School) in Binh Duong Province.
BEGIC - On July 09 and 10, Dau Tieng District Party Committee held the 5th Party Congress, 2020-2025 term.
The Congress was attended by Mr. Nguyen Minh Triet - Former State President; Mr. Vo Van Minh - Member of the Provincial Standing Committee, Chairman of the Provincial People's Council; Mr. Vo Van Ba - Member of the Provincial Standing Party Committee, Head of Internal Affairs of Provincial Party Committee; Ms. Nguyen Minh Thuy - Member of the Provincial Standing Committee, Head of the Organization Committee of Provincial Party Committee; Mr. Nguyen Thanh Truc - Vice Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee and 250 delegates representing 3,649 party members in 45 Party organizations under Dau Tieng District Party Committee.
Over the past term, the Party Committee, authorities and residents of Dau Tieng district have promoted the tradition of solidarity, creativity and dynamism, striving to achieve many important and comprehensive results in all fields. The provincial economy continues to develop stably. Achieving and exceeding 33/35 targets of the Resolution for the 2015-2020 term. The total production value in the district increased higher than planned and the economic structure continued to shift in the right direction. Agriculture gradually shifted towards developing high-tech application agriculture; Industry, trade and services are increasingly accounting for a high proportion in the economic structure. The national target programs for new rural development and sustainable poverty reduction program achieves the established goals and plans. Social security is concerned and people's lives have been constantly improved. Political security and social order and safety are stably maintained. The work of building the Party, political system, administrative reform has been promoted. The Fatherland Front and socio-political organizations have innovations in terms of contents and mode of operation. The cadres, party members and people have stable thought and trust in the Party's leadership, management and execution of the State.
On behalf of the Provincial Standing Party Committee, Mr. Vo Van Ba - Head of the Internal Affairs of the Provincial Party Committee recognized and congratulated the achievements of Dau Tieng district in the last term. At the same time, he specified some key tasks so that the District Party Executive Committee focused on orientating the development in the coming years. Particularly, it is necessary to well perform the planning and management, exploiting the potentials and advantages of the district in order to obtain breakthrough programs in economic restructuring and service development, especially tourism service. Enhancing investment attraction, increasing the proportion of industry and service sectors; economic development goes in parallel with socio-cultural development, attaching great importance to ensuring social security; considering the Party building work as a key task.
Dau Tieng District Party Executive Committee, 2020-2025 term at the Congress
The Congress elected 41 members of the Dau Tieng District Party Executive Committee, 5th Session, 2020-2025 term. The District Party Executive Committee held the first meeting and elected District Standing Committee including 11 members; elected the Secretary, Deputy Secretary of the District Party Committee, the Inspection Committee and the Chairman of the District's Inspection Committee. Mr. Nguyen Chi Trung – the District Party Committee Secretary, 2015-2020 term continues to be trusted to hold the position of District Secretary for the 2020-2025 term. The Congress elected the Delegation to attend the 11th Provincial Party Congress, including 25 members (including 01 implied delegate, 22 official delegates and 02 alternate delegates).
The delegation in the 11th Provincial Party Congress at the Congress
At the Congress, the delegates voted to approve the Congress Resolution. According to the Resolution, the overall objective in the term is to improve the leadership and fighting power of the Party, build a clean and strong political system; promote the democracy and strength of the great national unity bloc, build up a streamlined political apparatus, raise the operational efficiency and effectiveness of all levels of government. To ensure the sustainable economic development towards prioritizing the industry, trade and service development; build the synchronous and modern infrastructure associated with the process of urbanization; maintain political security and social order and safety; improve the physical, cultural and spiritual life of the people, ensure social security and protect the environment. To build and develop Dau Tieng district towards achieving the new advanced rural standards.
Delegates vote for resolutions of the Congress
Accordingly, the Department of Information and Communications shall conduct appraisal of IT application projects using development investment funds and IT applications using regular expenditures from state budget in the province, specifically: Appraisal of basic design, detailed design (in case of one-step design) for IT application projects using development investment funds under investment decision by Chairman of People's Committee at all levels according to Articles 20 and 22 of the Government's Decree No.73/2019/ND-CP dated September 5, 2019, regulating the management of investment in IT applications using the state budget capital.
The Department is the focal point for appraising the IT application and service lease investments using regular expenditures according to Articles 51 and 52 of Decree 73/2019/ND-CP; appraising technical and technological plans and proposals for detailed schemes and cost estimates under the approval authority of the Chairmen of People's Committees at all levels or according to the decentralization of authority for deciding on the procurement of local properties, goods and service.
For IT applications using regular expenditures for establishment, expansion or upgrading of the systems of technical infrastructure, software and databases at the level of below VND 200 million, the budget-using units shall consult the Department of Information and Communications on technical and technological solutions before approving them according to the decentralization of authority for deciding on the procurement of local properties, goods and service as prescribed by law.
Accordingly, all branches and levels have thoroughly grasped and strictly implemented the Natural Disaster Prevention and Control Plan according to the "four-on-the-spot" motto (command on the spot, manpower on the spot, means and supplies on the spot and logistics on the spot) and "three readiness" (proactive prevention; timely response; urgent and effective remedy). Mobilizing the resources to proactively respond to all possible natural disasters within the scope of management, minimize the possible damages to human, properties, natural resources and the environment, cultural heritage, infrastructure and important works due to natural disasters, making an important contribution to the socio-economic and sustainable development of branches and localities.
The units and localities in the province are assigned and proactively develop the response plans as a basis for developing the natural disaster response plans at higher levels in order to promptly and effectively respond to the specific situation caused by natural disasters. Ensuring the safety of human and property, proactively organizing the evacuation from dangerous areas, minimizing all possible risks. Protecting important works on national security, natural disaster prevention and control, and key projects in their assigned localities, ensuring smooth traffic and communication works. Ensuring security and order in the disaster areas.
The ceremony was attended by Mrs. Nguyen Thi Kim Oanh - Vice Chairwoman of Provincial People's Council; representatives of departments, committees and branches; officials of the Culture, Sports and Tourism Sector over periods.
Over 60 years of establishment and development, the contingent of cadres, civil servants, employees of Binh Duong Tourism Industry have promoted all potentials and strengths of the province to create tourism products; focused on calling for investment in development of tourism services in the province as well as attracted a number of large-scale projects. In addition, the sector focuses on building technical infrastructure and facilities for tourism; advising open mechanisms and policies, creating a safe legal corridor, solving administrative procedures in a timely and accurate manner, attracting domestic and foreign economic sectors to invest in development. The whole province currently has 27 travel operators; 743 hotels and motels including over 12,700 rooms; the system of restaurants and catering establishments is growing, meeting the catering needs of the residents and tourists, etc.
The provincial leaders witness the signing ceremony between the Provincial Tourism Promotion Center and travel operators on the agreement to implement the tourism stimulus program in 2020
The whole province has 13 nationally recognized historical and cultural relics, 47 historical and provincially recognized cultural relics. Furthermore, Binh Duong is known for its famous landscapes, ecotourism areas and annual traditional festivals attracting the participation of thousands of visitors such as: Thien Hau Lady Pagoda Festival (Thu Dau Mot city), Lai Thieu fruit garden with specialties of mangosteen and durian (Thuan An town), Lac Canh Dai Nam Van Hien Tourist Complex, Nui Cau - Dau Tieng Tourism Area.
In 2019, the province welcomed over 5.1 million visitors and the total tourism revenue reached VND 1,440 billion.
Especially, in recent years, Binh Duong Province's tourism industry established a target of developing tourism into a key economic sector, thereby, implementing many tourism development cooperation programs.
Speaking at the ceremony, Mrs. Nguyen Thi Kim Oanh - Vice Chairwoman of the Provincial People's Council emphasized that along with the national tourism industry, Binh Duong tourism industry has made remarkable achievements. On behalf of the provincial leaders, the Vice Chairwoman of the Provincial People's Council praised the contributions of all tourism officials, civil servants, public employees and workers to the provincial tourism development over the past time. Vice Chairwoman of the Provincial People's Council hoped that all officials, public servants, employees and workers of the Culture, Sports and Tourism sector will continue to promote the tradition, uphold the sense of responsibility, initiatives and creativity, improve the quality and efficiency of work, contributing to the increasingly rapid and sustainable development for the provincial tourism industry.
On this occasion, the Provincial People's Committee awarded certificates of merit to 21 collectives and 07 individuals who have made great contributions to Binh Duong province's tourism in the 2015-2020 period.
Vice Chairwoman of the Provincial People's Council Nguyen Thi Kim Oanh (6th from right) awards certificates of merit by the Provincial People's Committee to the collective that made contributions to the provincial tourism in the 2015-2020 period
Leaders of Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism award the certificates of merit of the Provincial People's Committee to individuals who have contributed to the provincial tourism industry in the 2015-2020 period
The Scheme is implemented in public land (Ong Doc Hill) with a total area of over 54,000m2, located at Group 32, Quarter 8, Tuong Binh Hiep Ward, Thu Dau Mot City. Within 4 years (2020-2023), build a centralized lacquer village with full infrastructure having wastewater disposal system, concentrated production area, product display area, ancestor worship house, welcome gate of craft village, tourism service. The estimated cost is VND 105 billion.
The Scheme aims to investigate the actual survey of craft village activities, problems to propose solutions to solve; create the best conditions for establishments and enterprises to access related programs and policies to support and propose to participate in seminars, exhibitions and fairs to promote in-depth products, search for markets, apply new science and technology. To introduce and promote cultural and historical relics specific to the locality and beautiful green landscapes with fruit garden, food and folk art creating synergy for developing socio-economy and creating the interest of tourists to help develop the type of sightseeing, tourism, shopping in craft village and surrounding areas in Thu Dau Mot City.
Overview of the meeting
At the meeting, the People's Committee of Thu Dau Mot City (the project investor) proposed to use the provincial budget capital for the Scheme; Provincial People's Committee allowed adjustment to subdivision planning to implement the Scheme; supplementing the Scheme to the city's land use plan for 2020, etc.
Concluding the meeting, Standing Vice Chairman Mai Hung Dung asked the members of the Scheme Steering Committee to continue providing comments to complete the Operation Regulation of the Steering Committee. Agree to organize the Scheme Announcement Ceremony in August 2020. Regarding the recommendations of the People's Committee of Thu Dau Mot City, Mr. Mai Hung Dung asked the City People's Committee, from now to the end of 2020, to complete the detailed planning of 1/500 land for implementing the Scheme; to adjust subdivision planning; to get opinions of people, lacquer sculpture associations and have a plan to relocate and compensate households on the land to deploy the Scheme.
After promulgating the Plan to organize Exhibition of Binh Duong province's socio-economic, national defense and security achievements in 5 years (2015-2020), the Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism will conduct a site survey, master plan of the Exhibition area, simultaneously make a plan to select design units and cost estimates for the items. In particular, the province's general exhibition booth is designed in hexagonal shape with an area of 300m2; 90 booths for participating units, area 36m2/booth. There are also 10 food booths, items including 02 main works and auxiliary gate, items of ornamental miniatures.
The opening ceremony of the Exhibition is expected to be held on the afternoon of October 13, 2020, after the end of the internal working session of the 11th Provincial Party Congress (2020-2025).
Concluding the meeting, Mr. Mai Hung Dung suggested that the units assigned continue to perform well the stages for the Exhibition to take place successfully.
Mr. Mai Hung Dung - Standing Vice Chairman of the provincial People's Committee concludes the meeting
BEGIC - On July 7 and July 8, Bac Tan Uyen District Party Committee solemnly held the 12th Party Congress, term 2020-2025, with the participation of 199 representatives representing 2,272 members of 36 Party establishments under the District Party Committee. Mr. Le Huu Phuoc - Member of the Provincial Standing Committee, Head of the Provincial Propaganda and Training Committee attended and directed the Congress.
Political report submitted at the Congress shows that, in the term of 2015-2020, the economy of Bac Tan Uyen district has shifted in the right direction. Production value of agriculture and industry increased on an annual average with respective rate of 3.97% and 12.47%; total retail sales of goods and services increased by 14.31% on average annually. The district has 25 public educational establishments, with nearly 14,500 students, including 17 schools meeting national standards, 100% of qualified teachers being trained in professional skills as prescribed. The quality of teaching and learning at all levels has been increasingly improved. The district Party Committee continues to strictly observe the Party's directives and resolutions and the Government's documents on military and defense. The construction and rectification of the Party continue to be focused; the centre is to effectively implement solution groups under the 4th Central Resolution, 12th term. The construction of the government continues to be concerned by the district; creating favorable conditions for governments at all levels to increasingly perform their functions and missions as provided by the law.
Mr. Le Huu Phuoc (3rd from the left) - Member of the Provincial Party Standing Committee, Head of the Provincial Propaganda and Training Commission presents the veil of the Provincial Party Executive Committee to congratulate the Congress
Speaking at the meeting, Mr. Le Huu Phuoc noted that Bac Tan Uyen district should do better in the planning and planning management. In the process of general planning of the district until 2040, it must stick closely to the provincial Planning in the period of 2021–2030, with a vision to 2050. Focus on building new-style rural areas according to advanced criteria. Promote the application of high technology to agricultural production and develop agricultural economic models, especially cooperatives and cooperative groups in the field of agricultural product processing and agricultural services, in association with eco-tourism. Continue to develop citrus-specialized growing areas in areas with suitable soil and climate, in association with investment in maintaining quality and developing existing brands. Economic development must go hand in hand with the development of the socio-cultural field, pay more attention to ensuring social security, improving the quality of people's lives, especially taking care policy families, people with meritorious services to the revolution, etc.
Delegates vote on the Executive Committee of Bac Tan Uyen District Party Committee for the term 2020-2025
In the spirit of democracy, fairness, objectivity and seriousness, the 12th Party Congress of Bac Tan Uyen District Party Committee, term 2020-2025 elected the Party Executive Committee for the new term including 39 comrades.
District Party Executive Committee held the first meeting, elected District Party Standing Committee including 11 comrades; elected the Secretary, Deputy Secretary of the District Party Committee, the Inspection Committee and the Chairman of District Inspection Committee of the District Party Committee. Mr. Thai Thanh Binh - Secretary of the District Party Committee of the term 2015-2020 continues to be trusted to hold the position of Secretary of the District Party Committee for the term 2020-2025; Mr. Vo Van Tinh and Ms. Tran Thi Minh Hanh hold the positions of Deputy Secretaries of the District Party Committee. In addition to 01 nature delegate, the Congress also elected 17 official delegates and 01 alternate delegate to attend the 11th Provincial Party Congress.
The Executive Committee of Bac Tan Uyen District Party Committee of the term 2020-2025 launches the Congress
Delegates unanimously voted to approve the Resolution of the Congress as a basis for the district Party Committee to focus on intelligence, promote all resources to comprehensively develop the fields, creating a foundation for building and developing the Bac Tan Uyen district to be increasingly civilized, modern and environmentally friendly. In particular, ensuring sustainable economic development in the direction of prioritizing the development of hi-tech agriculture, promoting industrial and service development, focusing on investing in synchronous infrastructure systems associated with building advanced new-style rural, civilized urban areas. Ensuring the maintenance of political security and social order and safety; improving the physical and spiritual life for the people, well implementing social security and environmental protection policies.
Delegates vote to approve the Resolution of the Congress
BEGIC - In the first 6 months of 2020, the situation of violating safety corridor of high-voltage grid (SCHVG) and electrical accidents in Binh Duong province increased dramatically. Facing the above situation, Binh Duong Power Company coordinated with the Department of Industry and Trade to promote propaganda, prevent violations of grid safety corridors and raise awareness of preventing electrical accidents in the province.
According to the report, in the past 06 months, there were many pitiful electrical accidents in the province. Specifically, the incident due to violations of SCHVG was 27 cases, increased by 16 cases over the same period in 2019; incident due to constructing houses, installing signboards in violation of SCHVG was 02 cases; electrical accidents among people due to violations of the SCHVG was 02 cases.
Binh Duong Power Company inspected, detected, made minutes and promptly handled 86 cases of violations, made minutes of administrative violations for 18 cases and sent the local to sanction with a total amount of VND 255 million.
The main causes of SCHVG violations and electrical accidents are due to the rapid urbanization rate, construction works everywhere, while people are not really aware of the dangers of violating SCHVG, are not aware of the seriousness of the safety issues in using and operating electrical equipment, do not equip themselves or update their knowledge about electrical safety.
Mr. Ho Van Binh - Deputy Director of the Department of Industry and Trade of Binh Duong Province said that in the recent time, the Electricity sector has actively propagated and implemented many solutions to prevent electrical incidents and accidents, violations of SCHVG among people. Specifically, installing panels to warn electrical safety for people when detecting a works under construction, including motorized construction vehicles (cranes, backhoes, concrete pumps, etc.) constructed inside or outside the grid corridor in danger of violating SCHVG and causing accidents to people, grid incidents, warning about the danger of not paying attention to electrical safety knowledge in electricity use.
Distribute 50,000 leaflets to propagate SCHVG protection and safety of electricity use to households living along the grid corridor, request people and enterprises to sign commitments not to violate grid safety corridor for households living along the roads. Every week, the Binh Duong Radio and Television Station, Binh Duong Newspaper and the media agencies located in the province carry out many propaganda reports to warn electrical accidents among the people and incidents to the grid when violating SCHVG.
In order to remedy the situation of electrical accidents among the people and violations of SCHVG, in the coming time, the Steering Committee for Safety Protection of high-voltage grid works and implementation of electricity saving at all levels in Binh Duong province, the units managing and operating the grid continue to propagate the legal documents regulating electrical safety and Decision no. 18/2015/QD-UBND dated May 13, 2015 of Binh Duong provincial People's Committee on promulgating the Regulation on responsibilities for management of grid works and handling violations of electrical safety in Binh Duong province. Binh Duong Power Company regularly inspects the grid, promptly prevents new violations; resolutely handles the cases of intentional violations as regulated by the law. For the people, enterprises in the province, need to raise awareness about the compliance with the regulations on ensuring SCHVG and must enhance learning, implement safety measures in electricity use and prevent electrical accidents that may occur in the people, especially people must not be too subjective about safety in electricity use.
Traffic accident decreased by 02 criteria
According to the data of the Provincial Public Security, from December 15, 2019 to June 14, 2020, the whole province had 602 road and waterway traffic accidents, killing 134 people, injuring 650 people, damaging 1,107 vehicles. Compared to the same period in 2019, traffic accidents reduced 02 criteria in terms of number of cases (down 130 cases, down 17.76%) and the number of injured people (down 127 people, down 16.34%); the number of deaths does not increase, does not decrease. No railway traffic accident occurs.
Last time, the provincial Traffic Safety Committee has focused on implementing the directions of the National Traffic Safety Committee and the provincial People's Committee to districts, towns, cities and member units of the provincial Traffic Safety Committee. The patrol, control and handling of law violations on traffic safety and order (TSO) are regularly maintained, especially the control and handling of violations of regulations on alcohol by volume have been strengthened, promoted for implementation, strictly punishing cases of violating alcohol by volume. The direction and implementation of the plan to ensure TSO are concerned for early implementation by agencies and levels, the propaganda content closely follows the theme of Traffic Safety Year 2020 "No driving when drinking alcohol and beer" associated with the law for prevention and control of alcohol related harm. As a result, the situation of TSO during the peak periods of New Year's Day, Lunar New Year and the January full moon festival, April 30 and May 01 holidays is guaranteed. The consciousness to abide by the laws of road users on the regulation of alcohol by volume has positive changes.
However, the number of deaths due to traffic accidents in the province is still high; an especially serious road traffic accident occurred; water traffic accidents also occurred (in Tan Uyen town). There are still many law violations on TOS, urban order (55,160 cases), including high-risk violations leading to traffic accidents such as: Driving on the wrong road or lane (13.4%); stopping and parking vehicles in contravention of regulations (7.48%); disobeying traffic light signals (6.5%); violating speed (6%); no wearing helmet (22.76%); violating alcohol by volume (5.5%); violating on transporting people, loads, sizes of vehicle boot - body (3.77%); controlling vehicles while having narcotics in the body (02 cases). The propaganda, dissemination and education of law on TOS are concerned by agencies and levels, but the implementation is still limited.
Combining to ensure TSO
In order to complete the targets and missions in ensuring TSO in 2020 in Binh Duong province, the provincial Traffic Safety Committee requests the member agencies of the provincial Traffic Safety Committee and agencies to strengthen combination and enhance the role and responsibility of each unit in ensuring TSO. The authorities at all levels continue to focus on directing drastically and proactively building effective solutions to ensure TSO and diversity of communication forms, especially in districts, towns and cities that tend to increase the number of accidents, deaths and injuries from traffic accidents.
Strengthening the patrol, control, strictly handling violations of traffic laws
Department of Transport develops a plan to serve the travel needs of the people, to ensure the requirements of TSO during peak periods of National Day (September 2); New Year's Day and Lunar New Year - Year of the Ox 2021. Inspecting and preventing the transport of prohibited goods, inflammable and explosive materials on passenger vehicles; supervising the management and maintenance of transport infrastructure. Continuing to implement the control of vehicle loads as directed by the Prime Minister in Directive no. 32/CT-TTg dated November 25, 2016.
The provincial Public Security continues to direct the traffic Police and local Public security to strengthen the patrol, control and strictly handle violations of traffic laws, especially high-risk acts to cause traffic accidents such as speed violations; violations of alcohol by volume, driving on the wrong road or lane, using narcotic, illegal racing, etc. Combining with Department of Transport, local authorities to survey and propose solutions to overcome traffic congestion, solutions to regulate traffic, and handle "black spots" about traffic accidents.
Departments, committees, agencies and Traffic Safety Committees of districts, towns and cities promote communication, dissemination and education of TSO laws to people from all strata, to raise the awareness of voluntarily obeying the Traffic Laws on road, railways and inland waterways of road users, the Law for prevention and control of alcohol related harm associated with the theme of Traffic Safety Year 2020 "No driving when drinking alcohol and beer".
BEGIC - On the morning of July 7, at the Administrative Center of Binh Duong Province, Mr. Tran Van Nam - Member of the Party Central Committee, Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee, Head of the provincial National Assembly Delegation received Mr. Sengphet Houngboungnuang - Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Lao PDR in Vietnam with his Wife to visit Binh Duong province.
Mr. Nguyen Thanh Truc - Vice Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee also attended to receive.
Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee Tran Van Nam welcomes Mr. Sengphet Houngboungnuang - Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Lao PDR
Expressing his pleasure when the Ambassador and his Wife visited the province, the Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee Tran Van Nam introduced the socio-economic features of Binh Duong province after more than 20 years of development. So far, Binh Duong has attracted more than USD 35 billion of foreign investment capital and ranked 3rd in the country. In the first 6 months of 2020, despite being affected by the Covid-19 pandemic, Binh Duong still well implemented the Prime Minister's direction to effectively prevent and control the Covid-19 pandemic, while maintained the economic growth with the growth rate of 6.73%.
On the basis of the friendly and cooperative relationship between Vietnam and Laos during the past years, Binh Duong also maintains an intimate relationship with the localities of Laos, especially Champasak province. Besides implementing the investment project of planting rubber trees, building a rubber latex processing plant system of Dau Tieng Viet Lao Rubber Joint Stock Company, Binh Duong also actively participates in social activities in Champasak and neighboring provinces. For the field of cooperation in training human resources, every year, Binh Duong trains and grants full scholarships to students of Champasak province studying in Binh Duong. To date, 84 full scholarships have been granted to Lao students. Binh Duong will continue to support and cooperate with Lao localities focusing on human resource training and will always accompany the development of Laos.
Secretary of the provincial Party Committee Tran Van Nam presents a souvenir to Mr. Sengphet Houngboungnuang - Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Lao PDR
Responding to the Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee, Mr. Sengphet Houngboungnuang thanked the leaders of Binh Duong province for receiving the delegation thoughtfully. Appreciating the dynamic and comprehensive development of Binh Duong, he attributed that it was due to the solidarity, consensus and the wise leadership of the leaders of Binh Duong province. He thanked Binh Duong province for supporting the provinces of Laos to develop, the Lao people to have stable jobs and increase income. He hoped that Binh Duong would continue to support the Southern provinces of Laos, especially in the fields of agricultural product processing, rubber latex processing, to support Lao students to study in Binh Duong. Simultaneously, in the coming time, cooperation will be developed for tourism between Binh Duong and the Southern provinces of Laos.
Delegates take souvenir photo
Receiving and working with the Delegation were Mr. Mai Hung Dung - Standing Vice Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee and representatives of departments and agencies.
According to the report, from the beginning of the year until now, the whole province had 08 rains accompanied by thunderstorms, causing 01 death, 01 missing person, and blowing the roof off of 56 houses, 200 households lacking domestic water, and nearly 80 ha of crops and fruit trees being damaged, etc. Estimated damage to assets is about VND 4,023 billion.
Implementing Resolution No. 76/NQ-CP dated June 18, 2018 of the Government on Natural Disaster Prevention and Control and Search and Rescue (NDPC and SR), the Provincial Steering Committee on NDPC and SR advised the provincial People's Committee to issue the implementation plan no. 5412/KH-UBND dated November 9, 2018. In particular, the plan specifies the content of work, the responsibilities of the departments, agencies, organs and units involved. Thereby, the Steering Committee of NDPC and SR at all levels are strengthened. The plan of NDPC according to risk level at all levels is built, reviewed and updated annually, ensuring the feasibility and practicality with the local practices. Implementing the motto "4 on the spot" in NDPC and SR, improving capacity, management, ensuring full forces, vehicles and supplies on site, logistics ready to rescue whenever a natural disaster occurs. Simultaneously, promoting the application of science and technology in NDPC, improving capacity for forecasting and warning of natural disasters.
For overcoming consequences and reconstructing after natural disasters, the province is timely, publicly and transparently, under close supervision from grassroots level as regulated and receives high consensus of the people. The total funding to support in 2019 is VND 23.50 billion.
Standing Vice Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee Mai Hung Dung proposes the Central Steering Committee to allocate capital to support the province in investing the upgrading and construction of key natural disaster prevention and control works.
At the meeting, the province also proposed the Central Steering Committee to allocate capital to support the province in investing the upgrading and construction of key natural disaster prevention and control works such as tide control sluices; repairing and upgrading dike lines; projects to combat floods, increase resilience to climate change; water environment improvement project.
Concluding the meeting, Mr. Vo Thanh Thong - Deputy Minister of Planning and Investment assessed that the NDPC in the province basically met the requirements. However, the weather situation is more and more complicated, so the province is not subjectively neglected, grasping the principle of proactive prevention is the key. In particular, the system of monitoring, warning and timely informing need to be strengthened. Focus on building a plan on NDPC for the next 5 years. Regarding the proposals of the province, the Delegation will acquire and advise the competent authorities to handle in the near future.
In 2020, focusing on propagating emulation movements to make achievements to welcome the 11th Party Congress of Binh Duong Province, term 2020 – 2025, the 5th Patriotic Emulation Congress of Binh Duong province, associated with each specific event, emulation period and each specific emulation topic; focusing on propagating new models, new factors, good practices, creations, advanced typical examples in the fields of social life.
Forms of propaganda on the mass media, Newspapers, Radio and Television, Radio station, Portal/Website, internal news and other mass media. Simultaneously, exchanging and learning experiences with advanced typical examples through forms: Talking, exchanging experience with advanced typical examples through cultural activities, arts, visual propaganda, etc. to create exciting emulation atmosphere, determining to complete all assigned missions.
Agencies, units and localities are proactive in discovering, developing and selecting typical examples, collectives and individuals with many initiatives, good practices and new models on the fields of social life to propagate, disseminate and replicate in agencies, units and localities; have forms of honoring, exemplifying advanced typical examples, creating a spreading in agencies, units and localities. Quarterly, select from 01 to 03 typical examples to recommend to the Department of Home Affairs (Emulation and Commendation Board) to summarize and propagate for replication in the province.
Accordingly, in the fourth week (July 20 - July 24, 2020), the
provincial People's Committee will approve the executive steering report of the
provincial People's Committee and the situation of socio-economy, national
defense and security in July 2020; regulate breeding density in Binh Duong
province; support policies for communes to meet the standards of new-style
rural, advanced new-style rural, new-style rural model in Binh Duong province (propose
to formulate legal Resolution); support policies for those who directly
participate in solving criminal information, investigating, prosecuting and
adjudicating criminal cases in Binh Duong province (propose to formulate legal Resolution).
Accordingly, in order to organize the 2020 High School Graduation Examination in the province meeting the requirements of ensuring the Examination seriously, honestly, objectively and fairly, the Provincial People's Committee requests the Department of Education and Training, based on the Examination Regulation and the Ministry of Education and Training's guidlines on the 2020 High School Graduation Examination, to closely combine with related units and localities in perform some of following content:
Advising and submitting to the Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee to establish the Provincial Examination Steering Committee; continuing to propagate the purpose, requirements and innovative content of the Examination to students and their parents; disseminating and increasing awareness of cadres, teachers and students, especially grade 12 students, on the Regulation on Examination, the Regulation on University and College Admissions and the regulations and instructions related to the Examination; directing, regularly inspecting the performance of the program, plan of teaching and reviewing for students to master the knowledge, practice test-taking skills; guiding students to register for exams and admission to universities and colleges, having responsiblilities for answering wonders and questions of candidates and people about the contents related to the Examiation.
In addition, building plans to mobilize qualified staff, cardes and teachers to participate in monitoring the exam, marking the tests and remarking; providing professional training on exam organization and inspection for cardes and teachers involved; well preparing material and financial conditions to ensure a safe, serious and effective examination; arranging resources to perform the stages of examination strictly according to the regulations and guiding documents of the Ministry of Education and Training; combining with the People's Committees of districts, towns and cities in building plan to organize Examination and arrange examination Sites to ensure favorable conditions for candidates and cardes performing the examination; combining with relevant departments, committees, agencies and units to ensure traffic safety, security and order, to ensure travel, accommodation, hygiene, health and food safety for candidates and cardes performing the examination at the examiation Sites. Summarizing the situation of Exam organization, the result of the Exam to timely report to the Provincial People's Committee, the Ministry of Education and Training by the time regulated.
BEGIC - The provincial People's Committee directs to perform the conclusion of the Prime Minister at the Conference with the leaders of the provinces and cities of the Southern key economic region.
Accordingly, departments, committees, agencies, People's Committees of districts, towns and cities shall increase awareness of the cadres, civil servants and officials in the units and localities with the Prime Minister's directions and conclusions in the Notice No. 207/TB-VPCP dated June 18, 2020 of the Government Office. Focusing on researching 08 missions and solutions under the Prime Minister's direction, proactively proposing and advising the Provincial People's Committee to build, adjust and supplement programs, schemes, projects and planning, plans, solutions, etc. in each sector and field in the short and long term.
Department of Planning and Investment, Department of Natural Resources and Environment, Department of Transport, Department of Construction, Provincial Industrial Zones Authority, Becamex IDC Corporation combine with related units to continue improving the advisory documents for the Provincial People's Committee to report to the Ministries and agencies for consideration and settlement or submit to the Government and the Prime Minister for consideration and settlement of proposals according to the Prime Minister's conclusion at the working session.
BEGIC - On the morning of July 03, in Thu Dau Mot city, Binh Duong Taxation Department held a Conference to partially sum up tax work in the first 6 months and missions and solutions to perform in the last 6 months of 2020. Mr. Nguyen Minh Tam - Director of Taxation Department presided over the conference.
In the first 6 months of 2020, the Covid-19 pandemic had a direct impact on the situation of tax declaration and payment, especially in March and April 2020. However, Binh Duong's taxation sector focused on drastically implementing solutions that both supported taxpayers and strengthened revenue management, accelerated administrative procedure reforms and created favorable conditions for taxpayers. As of June 30, 2020, revenue to the State budget is VND 22,642 billion, accounting for 50.2% of the yearly estimate assigned by the Ministry of Finance and by 107.9% over the same period in 2019.
Overview of the conference
In the last 6 months of 2020, the Taxation Department sets out the main missions: Implementing the Government's supporting policies according to Decree No. 41, Resolution No. 42, Decision No. 15, Resolution No. 84 of the Government on missions and solutions to remove difficulties for production and business, promote economic development and ensure social order and safety in the context of the Covid-19 pandemic. Simultaneously, deploying propaganda and supporting taxpayers for new tax policies applied from July 1, 2020, well organizing enterprise dialogue, answering policy problems; surveying taxpayers' satisfaction with the tax authorities, contributing to improving the business environment and improving national competitiveness in 2020. In addition, strengthening training and fostering to improve the qualifications of cadres and civil servants, raising the self-discipline to strictly observe disciplines and rules, raising the sense of responsibility of cardes, civil servants in performing public duties in compliance with the policy of Binh Duong Taxation sector "Publicity, transparency, lawfulness, punctuality, good performance of preventing and fighting against corruption, thrift practice and waste combat"; strictly managing taxpayers, ensuring that taxpayers are required to declare, pay taxes, promptly and fully as prescribed. Focusing on the inspection, especially inspecting transfer price, inspecting and rectifying business households and individuals doing business in the area, and inspecting at the headquarters of Tax authorities; completing the internal inspection plan in 2020 and internal inspection on business household management.
Mr. Nguyen Minh Tam - Director of Taxation Department speaks at the conference
BEGIC - On the morning of July 3, in Thu Dau Mot City, Binh Duong provincial People's Committee held a Conference to propagate, disseminate and guide the implementation of the law provisions on fire prevention and fighting (FPF), rescue and compulsory fire and explosion insurance in the province in 2020 for 500 representatives from a number of departments, committees, agencies, and enterprises in the province.
At the conference, the delegates were propagandized and disseminated Plan No. 3647/KH-UBND dated June 3, 2016 on the performance of Directive No. 47-CT/TW of the Secretariat on strengthening the Party's leadership on FPF; disseminating law provisions on FPF and rescue, compulsory fire and explosion insurance; guiding the safety measures for FPF and rescue. According to Mr. Nguyen Anh Tuan - Head of the FPF and Rescue Police Division of Provincial Public Security Department, the FPF must follow 4 basic principles. That is, mobilizing the synergy of the entire people to participate in FPF activities. In FPF activities, taking prevention as a major; must be active and proactive in preventing and minimizing fires occurring and damage caused by fire. Must be ready for forces, means, plans and other conditions so that when a fire occurs, it can be extinguished promptly and effectively. All FPF activities must first be carried out and addressed by forces and means in place.
Also at the conference, representatives of enterprises such as Nitto Denko Vietnam Co., Ltd., Sakata Inx Vietnam Co., Ltd. shared their fire and explosion prevention and fighting experience at their company.
Mr. Nguyen Van Tung - Deputy Head of FPF and Rescue Police Division of Provincial Public Security Department popularizes the law provisions on FPF and Rescue
Binh Duong is a province with many industrial zones, in the first 6 months of 2020, there were 14 fires causing damage of nearly VND 22 billion in the province. Therefore, the conference helped the heads of all levels, agencies, enterpises, labors and people in the province continue to raise awareness, role and responsibility in the complying and strictly implementing regulations of law on FPF, rescue and compulsory fire and explosion insurance. Simultaneously, more clearly identifying the importance of FPF and rescue to proactively have plan and solutions to strengthen FPF and rescue; promptly detecting and overcoming the existence and shortcomings in FPF and rescue so as to minimize the number of cases and damage caused by fire and explosion, contributing to ensure the stability of the situation of political security, social order and safety in the province.
Delegates attend the conference
BEGIC - The Provincial People's Committee authorizes to perform management and use of Government specialized digital signature authentication service in state agencies in Binh Duong province. This Decision replaces Decision no. 2354/QD-UBND dated September 1, 2017
Accordingly, authorizing the Department of Information and Communications to perform management and use of Government specialized digital signature authentication service in state agencies in the state agencies of Binh Duong province on guiding the provision, management and use of Government specialized digital signature authentication service, specifically: Advising to build and promulgate rules and regulations on the management and use of the Government specialized digital signature authentication service in Binh Duong province in the state agencies of Binh Duong province.
Annually, summarizing and reporting on the performance and use of the Government specialized digital signature authentication service in the year and formulating plan and demand for use of the following year for subscribers under the management of the provincial People's Committee as guided by the Government Cipher Committee; managing, instructing and inspecting subscribers during the process of performing, managing and using digital certificates, secret key storage devices, the Government specialized digital signature authentication service under the management of the Provincial People's Committee.
Simultaneously, combining with the Department of Digital Authentication and Information Security to train the performance and use of digital certificates, secret key storage devices, and decision on Government specialized digital signature authentication service.
BEGIC - The Provincial People's Committee announces the adjustment and supplementation of the missions of the Chairman and Vice Chairman of Binh Duong provincial People's Committee session IX, term 2016-2020.
Accordingly, the Chairman of the provincial People's Committee Tran Thanh Liem supervises and directs the fields: Education and training, vocational training; human resource development; health, care and protection of people's health, population and family planning.
Supervising and directing agencies and units: Department of Education and Training, Department of Health, Health Care and Protection Committee for provincial cadres, provincial Bank for Social Policies, universities; supervising and managing the state for the Provincial Political School. Directly acting as Chairman of a number of Councils, Heads of a number of provincial Steering Committees in the fields assigned. Supervising Di An city.
Standing Vice Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee Mai Hung Dung supervises and directs the fields: Science and Technology, Information Technology; information and communication, postage, telecommunications, radio and television; newspapers, publishing; legal dissemination and education, legal counseling, legal aid; capital of foreign non-governmental organizations (NGOs).
Supervising and directing agencies and units: Department of Science and Technology, Department of Information and Communications, Binh Duong Radio and Television Station, Provincial Union of Science and Technology Associations, Provincial Union of Friendship Organizations, associations, and non-governmental organizations; supervising and managing the state for Binh provincial Post office and Binh Duong Telecommunications. Directly acting as Chairman of a number of Councils and Heads of a number of provincial Steering Committees in the fields assigned. Supervising Tan Uyen town.
Vice Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee Nguyen Thanh Truc assists the Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee in implementing the regulation on coordination between the provincial People's Committee and the provincial Committee of Vietnam Fatherland Front, mass unions and Committees of provincial Party Committee.
Supervising and directing the fields: Social Insurance; labors, war invalids and social affairs; culture, arts, physical training and sports, tourism, advertising, family; religion and ethnicity; grassroots democracy, mass mobilization of government.
Supervising and directing agencies and units: Department of Culture - Sports and Tourism, Department of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs, provincial Social Insurance, provincial Committee for the Advancement of Women, colleges, professional intermediate schools and vocational schools. Directly acting as Chairman of a number of Councils and Heads of a number of provincial Steering Committees in the fields assigned.
BEGIC - The Provincial People's Committee issues a Plan to implement the "Vietnamese people travel Vietnam" Program in Binh Duong province.
Accordingly, the Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism combines with departments, committees, agencies, Tourism Association, People's Committees of districts, towns, cities, tourism service enterprises to launch the "Vietnamese people travel Vietnam" program on communication channels. Promoting tourism communication on the media, widely providing information on safety levels, ready to attract tourists; simultaneously, guiding the regulations on ensuring safety for tourism activities, tourists, employees and local people community.
Announcing the exemption of fees for visiting destinations of monuments and landscapes in the province to travel enterprises and tourists inside and outside the province. Mobilizing and encouraging tourism related enterprises in the province to participate in; guiding, supervising and urging enterprises to seriously implement their promotional commitments when participating in the "Vietnamese people travel Vietnam" Program to ensure a safe, friendly and quality tourism environment. Along with that, implementing the program to stimulate tourism, focusing on exploiting the domestic market including tourists in the province and other provinces (Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City and Southeast provinces, Mekong Delta) from June to the end of December 2020 throughout the province.
Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism combines with units trading tourism services and traditional villages in the province to participate in and promote Binh Duong tourism on the occasion of events taking place inside and outside the province in the coming time such as: The 60th Anniversary of Vietnam Tourism Day (July 9, 1960 - July 9, 2020), the 3rd Binh Duong Cuisine Festival 2020, International Travel Expo-Ho Chi Minh City (ITE HCMC) 2020, The "Don Ca Tai Tu" (traditional amateur singing) Festival Can Tho 2020 and some other events.
BEGIC - On the afternoon of July 1, at the Administrative Center of Binh Duong Province, the Legal Affairs Board of the Provincial People's Council held a meeting to verify of the Reports and the draft Resolution submitted to the 15th Session - Provincial People's Council Session IX.
Mr. Ho Quang Diep - Vice Chairman of Provincial People's Council attended the meeting.
The Legal Affairs Board of the Provincial People's Council presented the verification report for 03 Reports and draft Resolution. In particular, for the draft Resolution on promulgating the Resolution to annul Resolution no. 05/2013/NQ-HDND8 of the Provincial People's Council on the approval of the number and implementation of regimes and policies for cardes, civil servants attending commune-level source in Binh Duong province, considering the current situation, the Legal Affairs Board realized that the Resolution no. 05/2013/NQ-HDND8 of the provincial People's Council was necessary to abolish because the subject of regulation of the Resolution was the number of cadres and civil servants attending the commune-level source who had been assigned to the titles of cadres and civil servants and counted in the number of commune-level cadres and civil servants as regulated. The abolition of this Resolution will be the basis for the provincial People's Committee to abolish Decision 821/QD-UBND dated April 12, 2016, which is no longer consistent with the provisions of law and the actual situation in the locality.
Through verification, the Legal Affairs Board agreed with the provincial People's Committee to submit to the provincial People's Council to consider and approve the Resolution on merging Quarter 1 and Quarter 2 to establish Quarter 1 in Uyen Hung Ward, Tan Uyen Town, Binh Duong Province. However, the Legal Affairs Board proposed to amend the abstract and some contents of the draft Resolution accordingly.
The Legal Affairs Board also agreed with the contents proposed to adjust and supplement the number of people working in public non-business units and associations with specific nature in Binh Duong province in 2020.
BEGIC - On the morning of July 1, at the Administrative Center of Binh Duong Province, the Culture and Social Affairs Board of the Provincial People's Council held a meeting to verify the Reports and the draft Resolution submitted to the 15th Session - Provincial People's Council Session IX.
Attending and directing the meeting were Ms. Nguyen Thi Kim Oanh - Vice Chairman of Provincial People's Council, Mr. Trinh Duc Tai - Head of Culture and Social Affairs Board of Provincial People's Council and representatives of departments, committees, and agencies.
The Culture and Social Affairs Board of the Provincial People's Council verified 2 Reports and draft Resolution stipulating the level of expenditure and the use of funds for archeological exploration and excavation from the state budget in Binh Duong province; stipulating fees for visiting historic sites, famous landscapes and Museums in Binh Duong province.
Regarding the Reports and the draft Resolution stipulating the level of expenditure and the use of funding for archeological excavation and excavation from the state budget in Binh Duong province, through verifying, the Cultural – Social Affairs Board of the provincial People's Council realized that the content of the draft Resolution ensured proper regulations. Simultaneously, the levels of expenditure and the use of funding for archeological excavation and excavation from the state budget were suitable to the actual situation and the capacity to balance the budget. The Cultural – Social Affairs Board agreed to submit to the 15th Session - Provincial People's Council Session IX.
The Cultural – Social Affairs Board of the provincial People's Council also basically agreed on the contents stated in the draft Resolution stipulating the fees for visiting historic sites, famous landscapes and Museums in Binh Duong province. However, the Board proposed that the provincial People's Committee should amend and supplement some contents in the draft Resolution. The Cultural – Social Affairs Board proposed specific adjustments to subjects entitled to exemption or reduction of entrance fees and fee-collecting places must arrange, manage scientifically, publicly and transparently about the fee-collecting price.
BEGIC - On the morning of July 2, at Thuan An Town, Binh Duong Lottery Limited Liability Company held a Conference to partially sum up the activities of lottery ticket agent in the first 6 months of 2020 and implement the direction and mission for the last 6 months of 2020. Attending the Conference were Mr. Mai Hung Dung - Member of the Provincial Standing Committee, Standing Vice Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee.
In the first 6 months of 2020, due to the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, forcing to stop releasing 4 ticket periods, both release sales and consumption decreased compared to the same period last year and did not reach the planned schedule. According to that, the release sales was VND 2,280 billion, down 5.8% compared to the same period in 2019 and reaching 43.2% of the 2020 plan; consumption estimated at VND 2,130 billion, down 7.5% compared to the same period in 2019 and reaching 44.3% of the 2020 plan; budget contribution was estimated at VND 1,158 billion, up 14.2% compared to the same period in 2019 and reaching 77.1% of the provincial target set.
Speaking at the conference, Mr. Mai Hung Dung recognized and appreciated the results achieved by the Company in the first 6 months of the year and hoped that the Company would stabilize its business activities and complete the 2020 plan targets. Simultaneously, recommended the Company to enhance the spirit of cooperation and development with the lottery ticket agent system, regularly exchange and propose solutions and support agent's business activities; improve and enhance the management, administration and timely apply new guidelines and policies of the State on the basis of strictly observing the provisions of law on lottery business activities; continue to pay attention to well perform social security and charitable social activities. Combine closely with the Provincial Lottery Supervision Council, the Southern Lottery Council in all activities, promptly report to the Provincial People's Committee problems and difficulties to resolve and solve; determine to strive to carry out the assigned lottery business plan for 2020, fulfill the assigned state budget collection of VND 1,503 billion.
On this occasion, 32 individuals with outstanding achievements in the lottery ticket business in 2019 received the Certificate of Merit from the Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee.
Mr. Mai Hung Dung (4th from the right) - Standing Member of the Provincial Party Committee, Standing Vice Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee awarded the Certificate of Merit to individuals with outstanding achievements in lottery ticket business in 2019.
BEGIC - That is the speech of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at online Conference with localities to evaluate the socio-economic situation in the first 6 months of the year and deploy missions in the last 6 months of 2020, taking place on July 2, in Hanoi. Attending the Conference were Deputy Prime Ministers, leaders of Ministries, committees, agencies, localities.
At the Binh Duong Bridge Point, attending were Mr. Tran Van Nam - Member of the Party Central Committee, Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee, Head of the Provincial National Assembly Delegation; Mr. Tran Thanh Liem - Deputy Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee, Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee; Mr. Vo Van Minh - Chairman of Provincial People's Council and leaders of departments, committees, agencies.
Speaking at the conference, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said that early prevention of the Covid-19 pandemic created an important premise for socio-economic development. The world highly appreciated the results of our nation's pandemic prevention. This was a great success for the entire Party, army and people. "Despite the low growth, in such an international context, we need to be calm, proactive and firm in our judgment and assessment of the situation, not subjective but absolutely not pessimistic", the Prime Minister emphasized. Recalling the "dual target", not letting the pandemic come back, erasing the efforts strived, not for the economy, but for the disease to affect the people's lives, health and socio-economic development, ensuring to grow, The Prime Minister emphasized the spirit of solidarity, cooperation and determination to overcome difficulties, creativity, and closely in the management direction to achieve the socio-economic development targets.
The Prime Minister directed, in the coming time, Ministries, agencies and localities should focus on reforming processes and procedures for enterprises to access support policies in a simple, convenient and timely manner. Besides, accelerate the disbursement of public investment; improve the production capacity of the economy; continue to implement drastically and synchronously solutions to prevent and control Covid-19 pandemic; reduce pork price contributing to control inflation; stimulate investment in manufacturing enterprises for export to proactively source of goods; manage monetary policy, interest rates, exchange rates flexibly and appropriately; support production and business and promote economic growth.
According to the report, the economy in the first 6 months only reached 1.81%, the lowest level in the past 10 years but in current context, this is a decent growth compared to other countries in the region and around the world. Large economic balances were guaranteed. Export surplus reached USD 4 billion, of which domestic economic export was quite high, up to 11.7%. The total social investment capital in the first 6 months of 2020 is estimated at VND 850.3 trillion, up 3.4% over the same period in 2019 and equal to 33% of GDP. The added value of industry sector increased by 2.71%.
However, in the first months of 2020, the Covid-19 pandemic seriously affected trade and service activities. The service sector in 6 months reached the lowest increase of the same period of years 2011-2020. Total retail sales of goods and consumer service revenue in the second quarter of 2020 decreased by 5.8% compared to the previous quarter; estimated to decrease by 0.8% in the first 6 months compared to the same period in 2019. International visitors to Vietnam were estimated at 3,744,500 arrivals, down 55.8% over the same period, etc.
Mr. Tran Thanh Liem - Deputy Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee, Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee presented at the conference
Presenting at the conference, Chairman of Binh Duong provincial People's Committee Tran Thanh Liem informed a number of socio-economic indicators of the province in the first 6 months of 2020. The Binh Duong provincial economy had an openness and international integration, so it was affected much by the pandemic. The total products of the province, the index of industrial production, the total retail sales of goods and revenue of services, exports and imports increased but lower than the same period. However, Binh Duong committed to accompany the Government and localities in the country to strive to complete the targets set by 2020.
The Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee also informed more about the case reported by the media about an Indonesian citizen working in Binh Duong suspected of being infected with Covid-19: This citizen entered Vietnam on March 11, 2020, stayed in Ben Cat, worked at an enterprise in Bau Bang Industrial Park (20 km away from the residence). Until this morning (July 2, 2020), the Ministry of Health officially announced that the test at Pasteur Institute in Ho Chi Minh City was negative. Thus far, no positive cases have been detected in the province.
BEGIC - On the morning of July 2, at the Administrative Center of Binh Duong Province, Mr. Nguyen Thanh Truc - Vice Chairman of the provincial People's Committee welcomed a delegation of the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) led by Mr. Cho Han Deog - Country Director of KOICA came to pay a courtesy visit.
At the meeting, Mr. Cho Han Deog said that Binh Duong is a dynamically developing province and a place that attracts many foreign businesses to seek investment opportunities, including a large number of enterprises from Korea. At the current pace of development and urbanization, Vietnam generaly and Binh Duong in particularly are affected by climate change and environmental pollution due to increasing domestic and industrial wastes. In order to solve the above problem, in the coming time, KOICA will combine with Samsung Engineering (SECL) and local authorities to build a waste management system specializing in collecting, disposing and converting garbage into electricity to provide for industrial sectors and contributing to environmental protection. Mr. Cho Han Deog hoped that the provincial government would care and accompany during the process deploying the project, and will have the opportunity to cooperate more projects.
Vice Chairman Nguyen Thanh Truc welcomes Mr. Cho Han Deog - Country Director of KOICA
Vice Chairman Nguyen Thanh Truc thanked KOICA for caring and supporting Binh Duong to implement an urgent and important project for the province's sustainable development. The provincial leaders welcomed and believed that the project would be successfully implemented and put into effective operation.
BEGIC - In order to proactively prevent natural disasters with effectiveness, the Standing Office of the Provincial Steering Committee for Disaster Prevention, Search and Rescue requests the Steering Committee for Disaster Prevention, Search and Rescue in districts, towns, communes and cities to implement preventive and coping measures.
Strictly implementing the Directive no. 08/CT-UBND, dated May 29, 2020 of the Provincial People's Committee on strengthening the prevention and control of natural disasters and search and rescue in 2020. Closely monitoring the warning and forecast reports on heavy rain, thunderstorms, lightning, strong winds, timely informing to the Steering Committee for Disaster Prevention, Search and Rescue in communes, wards and towns, people to proactively implement preventive measures to ensure safety for people, assets and production activities. Preparing forces, materials and means to proactively respond and overcome promptly the occurrence of thunderstorms, whirlwinds and heavy rainfall causing floods.
Directing investors of construction works, traffic works, irrigation works, water supply and drainage systems under construction, must have plans to ensure safety of people and means, equipment and construction materials, and simultaneously notify people to know hazardous areas to prevent possible accidents. Preparing forces and means to demolish cofferdam when there is a risk of flooding due to heavy rain.
Directing units managing and exploiting works of irrigation, water drainage and dykes; owners of dam and reservoir to seriously implement the steering contents of the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.
BEGIC - The People's Committee of Binh Duong Province promulgates a Plan to hold a selection test for the title of Deputy Director of Department of Education and Training.
Accordingly, 01 Vice Director of Department of Education and Training needs to be recruited.
Subjects registering for the recruitment are cadres, civil servants and officials who meet the standards and conditions for appointment and are included in the planning of the title of Deputy Director of Department of Education and Training and currently working at the Department of Education and Training.
Cadres, civil servants and officials who do not work at the Department of Education and Training, if they meet the standards and conditions for appointment and are included in the planning of titles equivalent to the title of Deputy Director of the Department of Education and Training are entitled to register for recruitment.
Time to hold the selection test: Expected in the 3rd Quarter of 2020.
Content of the test: The writing test is about general knowledge about the Party's guidelines and policies, the State's policies and laws on Education and Training; understanding specialized management skills in Education and Training; on the functions, missions and rights of the title of Deputy Director of the Department of Education and Training and other contents regulated by the Examination Council. The project presentation test on assessing the situation, analyzing the strengths, limitations, causes, forecasting development trends and proposing development plans and solutions for the sector and the Department of Education and Training; action program to implement the candidates' plans and solutions if being appointed to the title of selection test; skills in presenting, communicating, behavior, solving management situation, leadership style; answering questions asked by the Examination Council and the participants.
Department of Home Affairs presides and combines with the Organization Board of the Provincial Party Committee, the Department of Education and Training and relevant agencies and units to advise the Provincial People's Committee to organize the selection test for the title of Deputy Director of the Department of Education and Training as prescribed.
BEGIC - The Provincial People's Committee promulgates a Plan to hold a selection test for the title of Deputy Director of the Binh Duong provincial Department of Planning and Investment.
Accordingly, 01 Vice Director of Department of Planning and Investment needs to be recruited.
Subjects registering for the recruitment are cadres, civil servants and officials who meet the standards and conditions for appointment and are included in the planning of the title of Deputy Director of Department of Planning and Investment and currently working at the Department of Planning and Investment.
Cadres, civil servants and officials who do not work at the Department of Planning and Investment, if they meet the standards and conditions for appointment and are included in the planning of titles, are equivalent to the title of Deputy Director of the Department of Planning and Investment are entitled to register for recruitment.
Content of the test: The writing test is about general knowledge about the Party's guidelines and policies, the State's policies and laws on Planning and Investment; understanding specialized management skills in Planning and Investment; on the functions, missions and rights of the title of Deputy Director of the Department of Planning and Investment and other contents regulated by the Examination Council. The project presentation test on assessing the situation, analyzing the strengths, limitations, causes, forecasting development trends and proposing development plans and solutions for the sector and the Department of Planning and Investment; action program to implement the candidates' plans and solutions if being appointed to the title of selection test; skills in presenting, communicating, behavior, solving management situation, leadership style; answering questions asked by the Examination Council and the participants.
Department of Home Affairs presides and combines with the Organization Board of the Provincial Party Committee, the Department of Planning and Investment and relevant agencies and units to advise the Provincial People's Committee to organize the selection test for the title of Deputy Director of the Department of Planning and Investment as prescribed.
BEGIC - On the morning of July 2, Di An City Party Committee held the 24th Conference of Di An City Party Executive Committee, term of 2015 - 2020 (extended) to evaluate the development results of economy - society, security - defense and Party building in the first 6 months of 2020. Mr. Nguyen Hoang Thao - Standing Deputy Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee attended and made a speech at the conference.
In the first 6 months of 2020, the complicated situation of Covid - 19 pandemic affected all sectors and fields. However, with the efforts and unanimity of the entire Party, army and people of Di An City, the basic targets have been achieved compared to the Resolution set. In which, industrial development grew over 1% compared to 2019, reaching nearly VND 51,000 billion; total retail sales and service revenue was estimated at nearly VND 51,000 billion; State budget revenue reached VND 1,654 billion. In the first 6 months of the year, 2 more schools were accredited with national standards, accounting for over 83%; the quality of education has been constantly improved, the percentage of high school students achieving good and excellent academic results of over 62%, the secondary school level is 49%. The Party building has been focused on all aspects of politics, ideology and organization to renovate the mode of operation, contributing to promoting the Party's leadership in all aspects and fields of life.
Mr. Nguyen Hoang Thao - Deputy Permanent Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee speaks at the conference
Speaking at the conference, Mr. Nguyen Hoang Thao highly appreciated the achievements that Da An City has achieved in the first 6 months of 2020. Regarding the orientation for the last 6 months of 2020, the Standing Deputy Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee suggested that Da An City should focus on solving the difficulties and obstacles of people and enterprises due to the effects of Covid-19 pandemic. Besides, enhancing revenue and saving expenditure, ensuring local growth targets are necessary. During the urban development, focusing on strengthening the state management of urban development is required, in which paying attention to propaganda and administrative reforms on granting construction permits in association with strengthening the inspection and supervision, absolutely not to happen the status of construction without permission, false permission.
The Deputy Secretary also suggested that Di An City should strengthen the management of public land, ensuring that the public land fund is used with right purpose serving the community. Simultaneously, learning experience in organizing the Party Congress at the grassroots level and preparing steps, stages and conditions to successfully organize the Da An City Party Congress for the term 2020-2025.
BEGIC - On the afternoon of June 26, in Thu Dau Mot City, the provincial Department of Justice held an advanced typical conference of Binh Duong Justice branch in the period of 2015-2020.
Attending the conference were Mrs. Huynh Thi Le Thuy - Deputy Director of the Agency for Southern Affairs, Ministry of Justice; Mr. Nguyen Thanh Truc - Vice Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee; Mrs. Nguyen Anh Hoa - Director of Department of Justice; and advanced typical examples.
In the period of 2015-2020, the patriotic emulation movement of Binh Duong justice branch has been implemented synchronously and comprehensively, closely following the political missions of the branch, the province, and being actively responded by civil servants, officials and employees; making an important contribution to the successful completion of the Justice program for the period 2015-2020.
Typically, the building, promulgation and implementation of guidelines and instructions on emulation and commendation are promptly and fully performed by the Department of Justice; The commendation has been paid attention regularly, attaching rewards to raising wages, evaluating and classifying civil servants and officials every year, thereby creating a motivation to promote individuals of the Justice branch to make efforts and strive for successful completion of the mission assigned.
Mr. Nguyen Thanh Truc - Vice Chairman speaks at the conference
Speaking at the conference, Mr. Nguyen Thanh Truc - Vice Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee acknowledged and praised the contributions of the Justice branch's collectives and individuals for the development of Binh Duong province over the past time. Simultaneously, wished the Justice branch continued to make more efforts and strives to improve the quality and efficiency to meet the requirements of the administrative and judicial reforms, better meet the needs of the people and enterprises, contributing to successfully perform the socio-economic development missions of the province.
On this occasion, the Department of Justice awarded 08 advanced typical collectives and 63 advanced typical individuals in the period 2015-2020 of the provincial Justice branch; launched the emulation movement 2020-2025 and approved the list of delegates attending the higher Patriotic Emulation Congress.
The advanced typical collectives and individuals are commending
Mrs. Huynh Thi Le Thuy - Deputy Director of the Agency for Southern Affairs, Ministry of Justice and Mr. Nguyen Thanh Truc - Vice Chairman of the provincial People's Committee presented flowers to individuals attending the provincial Advanced Typical Conference