(HBO) - Hoa Binh province has set a goal of having revenue from the digital economy making up about 20 percent of its GRDP by 2025 and over 30 percent by 2030, in its efforts to grow amid the 4th Industrial Revolution.

Automatic irrigation machines and insecticide-spraying drones.

Also by 2025, the province targets to build broadband internet infrastructure in communes, wards, and towns, basically complete digital transition at public agencies, and get the local smart city planning done. By 2030, it aims at ensuring 5G network coverage for locals to enjoy high-speed internet at a low cost.

To actively join the revolution, Hoa Binh prioritises breakthroughs in IT application, digital infrastructure development, and the building of smart agriculture, tourism and urban areas, among others.

The local infrastructure basically meets requirements for management and IT application, with all public agencies having internal networks and connected to broadband internet services.

The provincial portal for administrative services, established in July 2019, has so far received 4,629 documents. The local centre for smart urban area management, meanwhile, was put into operation in September this year. The Hoa Binh People’s Committee will complete the building of its paperless meeting room system in October.

The province has also recorded increasing numbers of businesses and services based on digital platforms, creating more opportunities for locals to seek high-income jobs.

Regarding agriculture, technologies have been applied in production, preservation, and distribution, with many localities, individuals, and units operating a series of smart equipment such as automatic irrigation machines and insecticide-spraying drones. The province has encouraged its residents to engage in the One Commune One Product programme, register for trademark protection of their farm produce, and expand production following the VietGap standards.

In the medical sector, 100 percent of local hospitals have installed applications for data management that link with the national healthcare data system. Meanwhile, the education sector has included the teaching of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) in its new curriculum for high school students. The transport sector has put into operation an AI platform to handle traffic violations.

Hoa Binh has also worked with the Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) to build a host of projects on smart tourism./.

 

 

 


Related Topics


Provincial Party Committee’s Standing Board looks into major development issues

(HBO) – Secretary of the Hoa Binh provincial Party Committee Ngo Van Tuan chaired a conference of the committee’s standing board on December 29 to review the implementation of the Party Committee’s resolutions on tourism, industrial, craft, and trade development, and some important socio-economic development issues.

Hoa Binh promotes startup movement among ethnic minority youths

(HBO) - The standing board of the provincial committee of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union (HCYU) and the Secretariat of the provincial committee of the Youth Federation have implemented programmes and projects since 2017 to support local young people in household economic development, contributing to fostering the startup movement among ethnic minority youths in the locality. Currently, the province has nearly 240,000 young people, with 80 percent from ethnic minority groups.

Clean land prepared for construction of expanded Hoa Binh hydropower plant

(HBO) – Hoa Binh province has almost completed site clearance work for construction of the expanded Hoa Binh hydropower plant.

The new vitality in Dung Phong commune

(HBO) - In 2014, Dung Phong commune (Cao Phong) was the first destination of the new rural area of the province. Promoting the achievements, Dung Phong started the construction of the advanced new rural area and by 2019 the commune was recognized by to meet the standards of the advanced new rural area by the Provincial People's Committee.

Hoa Binh’s public security force reviews 2020 performance

(HBO) – The Hoa Binh provincial Department of Public Security held a conference on December 21 to review performance in 2020 and set tasks for next year. The event was also attended by Sen. Lt. Gen. Nguyen Van Thanh – member of the Party Central Committee and Deputy Minister of Public Security; Ngo Van Tuan – Secretary of the provincial Party Committee; and Bui Van Khanh – Vice Secretary of the provincial Party Committee and Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee.