(HBO) – Winter crops are grown in fields in the foothills of Doc Lap commune in Hoa Binh city. Favourable weather this year helps raise productivity and quality of organic vegetables and it is harvest time.

Hoa Binh construction sector launches tasks for 2022

(HBO) – The Hoa Binh Department of Construction on January 10 held a conference to review its performance in 2021 and launch tasks for 2022. Nguyen Van Chuong, Vice Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee attended the event.

Hoa Binh overcomes difficulties, surpasses target in new-style rural area building

(HBO) - In 2021, Hoa Binh province’s People's Committee set a goal of having six more communes that meet new-style rural area building criteria. However, with the high consensus and determination of the whole political system, and the spirit of overcoming difficulties of each locality, by the end of the year, nine more communes in the province have been recognized as new-style rural areas, three more than the set target. Notably, some among those communes were on the list of those with extreme difficulties such as: Quyet Chien, Gia Mo (Tan Lac district), Cao Son (Da Bac district), and Huu Loi (Yen Thuy district).

Finding prosperity under the forest canopy

(HBO) - Hoa Binh’s land area allocated for forestry amounts to 298,013 hectares, covering 64,66 percent of the province’s natural land surface, creating huge potential and opportunities in developing and exploiting the forest ecological system’s values, such as timber, non-timber products, environmental services, ecological tourism and carbon dioxide storage.

Sao Bay builds advanced new-style rural commune

(HBO) - With the people’s consensus, the leadership and directions from local party and administrative organizations, along with the determination of the whole political system, in June 2020, Sao Bay (Kim Boi) managed to qualify for the title of New-style Rural Area (NRA). As it is hard enough to receive the title, it is by no means any easier to maintain and promote the quality of the achieved criteria. Therefore, the commune’s party and administrative organizations as well the local people put forward further plans and solutions to further promote homeland building emulation, sustainable socio-economic development.

Lac Thuy district reaps success in farmland consolidation

(HBO) – Facing the small farmland area and land fragmentation, Lac Thuy district has promoted land consolidation to form concentrated and large-scaled production zones so as to facilitate production connectivity, science - technology application, mechanisation, and reorganisation of agricultural production.

Hoa Binh’s destinations increasingly in favoured by tourists at time of COVID-19

(HBO) – Remote destinations have been increasingly favoured by travellers over fears of getting infected with COVID-19 and various tourist destinations in Hoa Binh are seizing opportunities from this trend.

Mai Chau district strives to improve living conditions of ethnic minority community

(HBO) – Over the years, the Party Committee and government of Mai Chau district have made full use of investment resources and implemented comprehensive measures to boost the economic development in disadvantaged areas, thus improving the living conditions of people from ethnic minority groups.

Hoa Binh boosts sustainable green development

(HBO) - Green economic development is a sustainable step, an inevitable trend of the current and future economy. This trend has been proven through the reality of developed countries in the world and some provinces and cities in the country. For the first time, the goal of green and greener development is a consistent stance covering all fields defined in the Resolution of the 17th provincial Party Congress in the 2020 – 2025 tenure.

Luong Son district succeeds in implementing democratic regulations at communal level

(HBO) - Over the years, all-level Party committees and authorities in Luong Son district have succeeded in the implementation of grassroots democracy regulations, creating a high consensus among locals. In particular, at the communal and township level, people can exercise their right to mastership in many activities, ensuring the motto "People know, people discuss, people do, people monitor, people benefit".

Kim Boi works to promote typical local products

(HBO) – Along with the implementation of policies to promote agricultural and rural development as well as new-style rural area building, in recent years, Kim Boi district has actively and flexibly mobilised resources for the implementation of the "One Commune-One Product” (OCOP) programme, aiming to revive traditional craft villages and promote typical products with high development potential, bringing the products to broader markets.

Phuc San taro increasingly popular nationwide

(HBO) – The year-end marks the harvesting season of Phuc San small taro in Mai Chau district. The specialty has increasingly well-known thanks to its good quality.

Hoa Binh looks to speed up implementation of road building project

(HBO) – Hoa Binh provincial People's Committee on December 14 held a working session on the implementation of a project on building a road linking Hoa Binh – Hanoi region and Son La highway (Hoa Binh - Moc Chau). Vice Chairman of the provincial People's Committee Quach Tat Liem chaired the meeting.

Hoa Binh city comes closer to new-style rural area building targets

(HBO) – Hoa Binh city has regarded the national target programme on new-style rural area building as a comprehensive and long-term socio-economic development programme.Therefore, during the implementation, the locality has mobilised the involvement of the entire political system, and promoted the role of Party organisations, as well as the pioneering spirit of each official and Party member, and people’s mastery, to create consensus to complete the set targets.

Science, technology key accelerator of Hoa Binh’s growth

(HBO) – Over the last 5 years, science and technology’s contribution to Hoa Binh’s economic growth has increased from 23.08 percent to 30.24 percent and that of labour productivity rose from 5.25 percent to 8.33 percent. Science, technology and innovation has become a key accelerator of growth in labour productivity and improvement of the province’s competitiveness.

Cao Phong district promotes OCOP products

(HBO) – In a bid to step up the local "One Commune One Product (OCOP)” programme, authorities at all levels in Cao Phong district have actively run communication campaigns, complied dossiers, and rated OCOP products since 2019, hence an increase in production value and people’s incomes.

Hoa Binh moves to develop industry in rural areas

(HBO) - With a goal of mobilising resources to support organisations and individuals to invest in and develop industrial and handicraft production, industrial encouragement has received special attention in recent years.

Distributing Covid-19 vaccine in phase 23

(HBO) - Based on the amount of vaccine of 21,060 doses of Pfizer added by the National Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology, the Provincial Steering Committee for Covid-19 Prevention and Control issued Decision No. 248 / QD-BCD, dated on December 14, 2021 about distributing Covid-19 vaccine in phase 23.

Hoa Binh VRC shows strong performance in connecting humanitarian activities

(HBO) – On the occasion of the 75th founding anniversary of the Vietnam Red Cross Society (VRC) (November 23, 1946-2021), the VRC Central Committee has sent a letter extending best regards and wish to officials, members, Red Cross volunteers, youth and juniors.

Lac Son promotes implementation of environmental criteria

(HBO) - Criteria No. 17 related to the environment was identified by Lac Son district as important content, especially for communes striving to meet new rural standards. To achieve the target, it is necessary to mobilise the participation of the whole political system, agencies, business community and the people.

Hoa Binh 2 Bridge to be operational in November

(HBO) – Hoa Binh 2 Bridge crossing Da River is expected to ease burden on nearby Hoa Binh bridge and open up larger space for urban development, trade and services in Hoa Binh City, the capital of Hoa Binh province. Contractors are putting final touch on the project before it is put into use this November.

Hoa Binh steps up digital transformation in all fields

(HBO) – The Hoa Binh Power Company (PC Hoa Binh) has exerted efforts in promoting digital transformation in all of its business and services activities.

“Doi” season in Ba Lam

(HBO) - In the cold weather of the late autumn days, we went to Ba Lam hamlet, Nuong Dam commune of Kim Boi district, which is famous for Doi (Michelia tonkinensis) seeds in the Muong Dong region. This year, Doi farmers are enjoying a bumper crop and Doi seeds are being sold at good prices. The so-called "black gold” of the northwestern mountainous region has helped increase locals’ income, helping many families escape from poverty.

Food safety, GAP, organic certificates granted to over 3,500 ha of fruits in Hoa Binh

(HBO) – This year, Hoa Binh has seen considerable progress in quality management of agricultural production inputs and food safety. The province has also promoted more flexible agricultural production, distribution of farm produce and capacity building for local farmers and agribusinesses.

Emulation movements give strength to overcome difficulties

(HBO) – The continuously complicated developments of the COVID-19 pandemic across the country have had profound and comprehensive impacts on all aspects of socio-economic life. In that context, Hoa Binh province’s Party Committee, authorities, business community and people have promoted solidarity and innovation, and synchronously, drastically and flexibly carried out pandemic prevention and control measures, and focused on implementing 2021 goals and tasks.