Economic scale in the Central Highlands has increased rapidly
At a press conference on the morning of November 14, 2022, Deputy Minister of Planning and Investment Tran Duy Dong said that with the rapid increase in the economic scale of the region, in 2020 it will be more than 14 times higher than in 2002, the Central Highlands has become a major production area. produce a number of key agricultural products on a large scale, accounting for a high proportion, especially industrial crops and fruit trees. Socio-economic infrastructure, especially transport infrastructure, has received attention and investment, greatly improving the connection between provinces in the Central Highlands, between the region and the whole country. Some localities have had breakthrough development, creating bright spots in the region and the whole country.
Deputy Minister of Planning and Investment Tran Duy Dong: The conference opens up “new opportunities” for the western land of the country, the “roof of Indochina”.
However, the socio-economic development of the Central Highlands region still has limitations, inadequacies and many difficulties and challenges. Economic growth rate is unsustainable, tends to slow down; GRDP per capita is still at the lowest level among 6 socio-economic regions.
These limitations and inadequacies, if overcome, combined with the potentials, advantages and resources that have not been effectively deployed, besides new opportunities, will be “space”, an opportunity for the Central Highlands to develop. develop strongly in the coming time- Deputy Minister Tran Duy Dong said.
Therefore, the Politburo issued Resolution No. 23-NQ/TW, with the goal of developing the Central Highlands into a fast and sustainable development region based on a green and circular economy; rich in national cultural identity, unique destination, attracting domestic and international tourists. To develop a highly efficient agricultural economy, based on the foundation of science – technology, innovation and digital transformation; forming a number of large-scale agricultural products with international brands associated with processing centers.
Basically forming important transport infrastructure, digital infrastructure. The system of cultural institutions has been upgraded. To basically solve the problem of residential land and production land for ethnic minorities. The material and spiritual life of the people is improved. Forest ecosystems, especially watershed forests and biodiversity are preserved and developed; water security is guaranteed. National defense and security in border areas are maintained; political security, social order and safety are ensured and maintained stably.
The Ministry of Planning and Investment has submitted to the Government a draft of the Government’s action plan on the principle of sticking to the viewpoints and goals, and concretizing the tasks and solutions mentioned in Resolution No. 23-NQ. /TW, which clearly identifies the main tasks, specific solutions associated with the organizational plan according to an appropriate roadmap to achieve the objectives of the Resolution.
In addition, the Action Program also aims to show the direction and direction of the Government in the spirit of accompanying the Central Highlands provinces; ensuring the construction and development of the Central Highlands in harmony between economic, cultural and social development, protection of natural resources and environment, closely linked with national defense, security and foreign affairs.
To implement Resolution No. 23-NQ/TW, the Government plans to propose 7 groups of key tasks and solutions, including: The work of mastering, propagandizing, creating consensus in construction, and organizing the implementation. implementing programs and action plans to implement Resolution No. 23-NQ/TW; Rapid and sustainable regional economic development; Development of culture – society and human resources; improve the people’s material and spiritual life; To develop important transport infrastructure and unique tourism; Focus on perfecting institutions and policies on regional linkage; Firmly ensure national defense and security, improve the efficiency of foreign affairs; Focus on building and correcting the Party and political system.
In addition, the Government’s Action Program also sets out 23 specific tasks and 09 investment projects, connecting transport infrastructure and assigns them to ministries and sectors to implement, with a specific timeline. body.
The Government’s action plan is expected to introduce many new and breakthrough points in the development of the region, especially in terms of development orientation, specific goals, clear solutions and specific tasks; associated with a number of major policies on building specific mechanisms and policies will be the basis and opportunity for the Central Highlands region to develop in the period of 2021-2030, with a vision to 2045.
Turning the Central Highlands into a region of rapid and sustainable development, rich in national cultural identity, a unique destination and attractive to tourists.
Conference “3 in 1”
Deputy Minister of Planning and Investment Tran Duy Dong said that in order to implement Resolution No. 23-NQ/TW dated October 6, 2022 of the Politburo on the direction of socio-economic development and ensuring national defense. , security in the Central Highlands until 2030, with a vision to 2045, on November 20, 2022, the Ministry of Planning and Investment in collaboration with ministries, sectors and localities will hold a conference to announce the Action Program Government’s actions on the direction of socio-economic development and assurance of national defense and security in the Central Highlands until 2030, with a vision to 2045.
With the theme “Green development – Harmony – Sustainability”, the Conference will be held in Da Lat city, Lam Dong province, under the chair of Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh, Permanent Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh. Binh Minh and leaders of ministries, localities, business associations, domestic and foreign investors. It is expected that 500 delegates will attend the Conference.
This is a “three-in-one” conference, held not only for the purpose of announcing the Government’s action plan to implement Resolution No. 23-NQ/TW dated October 6, 2022 of the Politburo on the direction socio-economic development and national defense and security assurance in the Central Highlands until 2030, with a vision to 2045, but also promote investment, call for the attention of investors and business associations domestic, international, development partners in accompanying the Government in the implementation of investment programs and projects of great significance to the socio-economic development of the Central Highlands.
In addition, the Art Photo Exhibition “Green Highlands – Harmony – Sustainability” will also be held on November 19-20, in order to introduce the beauty of the land and people of the Central Highlands. depicting typical beauties in the cultural and spiritual life, imbued with the cultural identity of ethnic groups in the Central Highlands. The conference is a very important event for the development of the Central Highlands region, opening up new opportunities for the western land of the country, the “roof of Indochina” – Deputy Minister Tran Duy Dong affirmed. determined.
The fact that the Ministry of Planning and Investment organizes a conference to implement the Government’s action program to implement Resolution No. 23-NQ/TW will make an important contribution to creating high unity, raising awareness, responsibility, and decision making. political focus and renewing thinking of all levels and branches about the role, position and importance of the Central Highlands, thereby creating unity in action, in order to successfully implement the goal of Resolution No. 23. -NQ/TW- Deputy Minister of Planning and Investment emphasized.
Along with that, the fact that the Investment Promotion Conference is held in parallel is especially important in mobilizing resources for infrastructure development, promoting investment, production and business in the whole region. . It is expected that at the conference, there will be a ceremony to award cooperation agreements on sustainable development in the Central Highlands between the Ministry of Planning and Investment and development partners, as well as memorandums of understanding, registration certificates. investment for domestic and foreign investors.
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