An urged to make top 20 on provincial competitiveness index
Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked Nghe An province to improve its
investment environment and strive to be listed in the top 20 localities
nationwide with the highest competitiveness index over the next two years.
Prime Minister made the request at a working session with the province’s
key leaders on February 19 to review the locality’s socio-economic
achievements in 2016 and the first months of 2017.
hailed the province for fulfilling 25 out of 27 criteria regarding
socio-economic development in 2016.
Nghe An recorded the highest budget collection with over VND11 trillion
last year. A total of 152 communes in the province have been recognised as
new-style rural areas. The locality has also gained positive progress in
culture, security and social safety.
tasks for the province in 2017, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc tasked Nghe
An to continue its robust implementation of the Politburo and Government’s
locality was requested to enhance economic restructuring, develop hi-tech
agriculture, protect the environment, improve people’s living conditions,
and maintain security and social order.
was also assigned to stand out as an incubator for start-up businesses and
work out solutions to raise the quality of human resources as well as
protect and uphold indigenous cultural characteristics.