(HBO) – Hoa Binh province boasts considerably potential for developing fisheries as it is home to over 14,460ha of pond, lake, irrigation work, and hydropower reservoir surface, along with some river and big streams that can be used for cage fish farming or fishing. Notably, the Hoa Binh hydropower reservoir is considered a precious treasure of fishery resources in the northwestern region.

The 3rd exhibition of horticultural and ornamental products in 2022

(HBO) - On June 19th, at the Center of Hoa Binh Square, the Association of Gardeners and Landscape Creatures held the opening of the third exhibition displaying the horticultural and ornamental products. Mr. Dinh Cong Su, the Vice Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee attended the opening ceremony.

Hoa Binh expected to take strong actions to improve investment environment

(HBO) - Although Hoa Binh province’s provincial competitiveness index (PCI) in 2021 dropped significantly in rankings and scores, many businesses and investors believed that this challenge was also an opportunity for the provincial authorities and its departments, sectors and localities to review and evaluate weaknesses and shortcomings, and carry out drastic measures to create a breakthrough in improving the investment environment and enhancing the province's competitiveness in the coming years.

Hoa Binh defines public investment disbursement as major task

(HBO) – Although Hoa Binh province maintained a relatively high level of public investment capital disbursement in 2021 and the first five months of 2022, the locality has defined it as a leading important task in the time to come to ensure its economic development.

Yen Thuy district’s efforts to improve competitiveness paid off

(HBO) – In the 2021 District and Department Competitiveness Index rankings, Yen Thuy district took the lead among the district-level localities in Hoa Binh province, with 89 out of the 100 points. This result reflected efforts by local Party committees and administrations to promote the implementation of measures for improving the business climate and building an administration that always accompanies and assists businesses and people.

Total revenue from forests tops 3.57 million USD in five months

Total revenue from forests of organisations and households in Hoa Binh was estimated to top 83 billion VND (3.57 million USD) in the first five months of 2022.

Hoa Binh province seeks to improve land access index

(HBO) – Hoa Binh province ranked 62nd in the provincial competitiveness index (PCI) 2021, dropping18 places from the previous year, with its land access index reaching 5.93 points, down 0.35 point. According to the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI), the province ranked 62nd in the land access index, down 16 places as compared with 2020.

Twelve new cooperatives have been established in the whole province

(HBO) - Since the beginning of the year 12 new cooperatives have been established in the whole province, of which Cao Phong and Tan Lac districts have established 2 cooperatives each; Yen Thuy and Kim Boi have established 2 cooperatives each; Lac Thuy, Mai Chau have established 1 cooperative each.

Luong Son IP – bright spot in investment attraction

(HBO) – Luong Son Industrial Park, with its favourable location and complete infrastructure system, has been a bright spot in domestic and foreign investment attraction, making important contributions to the sustainable transformation of the economic structure in Luong Son.

Hoa Binh fosters attraction of investment into IPs

(HBO) – During the 15 years of its development, the Hoa Binh Management Board of Industrial Parks (IPs) has boosted the state management of IPs, stepped up investment attraction, and developed industrial zones and sectors.

Hoa Binh Management Board of Industrial Parks marks 15th anniversary

(HBO) – Hoa Binh province's Management Board of Industrial Parks (IPs) recently held a gathering to mark its 15th founding anniversary (June 7, 2007 - 2022). The event was attended by Vice Secretary of the provincial Party Committee and Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Bui Van Khanh, Vice Chairman of the provincial People’s Council Vo Ngoc Kien, Vice Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Quach Tat Liem, along with representatives of the Ministry of Planning and Investment and businesses based in local IPs.

Hoa Binh’s industrial production index grows nearly 56.3 percent in May

(HBO) – Hoa Binh’s industrial production index was estimated to increase 56.27 percent in May against April.

Hoa Binh’s State budget revenue estimated at 2.143 trillion VND

(HBO) - According to data reported by the provincial People's Committee, by the end of May 2022, Hoa Binh’s State budget revenue is estimated at 2.143 trillion VND (92.33 million USD), of which domestic revenue is 1.954 trillion VND, equal to 55 percent of the estimate assigned by the Prime Minister and 32 percent of the yearly target set in a Resolution of the provincial People's Council; and revenue from import-export activities 189 billion VND, equivalent to 60 percent of the estimate assigned by the Prime Minister and the target of the Resolution of the provincial People's Council.

Hoa Binh city strives to become modern, civilised urban area

(HBO) - Hoa Binh city is striving to become a modern and civilised urban area along the Da River, a worth-living place for local residents.

SBV Branch in Hoa Binh enforces measures to boost post-pandemic recovery

(HBO) – Since the start of this year, the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV)’s Branch in Hoa Binh province has actively implemented guidelines and policies of the Party, State and sectors for banks and credit institutions in the province, with focus placed on providing preferential credit to people and businesses hurt by the COVID-19 pandemic and expanding non-cash payment from 2022 – 2025.

Kim Boi works to ensure social welfare for ethnic minority groups

(HBO) – Kim Boi district is home to four main ethnic groups of Muong, Kinh, Dao, and Tay, with the Muong accounting for over 80 percent of the local population. To improve their access to health care, education, information, and clean water, and to narrow the development gap among the localities, the district has for years capitalised on resources for ensuring their social welfare.

Hoa Binh clearly defining role, responsibilities of each department, branch in improving administrative reform index

(HBO) – Hoa Binh’s Steering Committee for Provincial Administrative Reform (PAR) held a conference on May 31 afternoon to evaluate the results of the PAR Index and the Public Administration Performance Index (PAPI) in 2021 of the province. The event was chaired by Bui Van Khanh, Vice Secretary of the provincial Party Committee, Chairman of the provincial People's Committee and head of the steering committee.

Hoa Binh moves to push up service sectors

(HBO) – Trade and service activities in Hoa Binh have been diversified and promoted in recent years, meeting the production need and the lives of local residents.

DDCI – leverage for Hoa Binh’s improvement in governing capacity and business climate

(HBO) – Hoa Binh applied the District and Department Competitiveness Index (DDCI) on a trial basis last year. DDCI is used to measure the satisfaction level of enterprises, cooperatives and household businesses with the way the ten districts and city of the northern province and its 26 departments govern the local economy and improve business climate.

Hoa Binh works to encourage consumption of Vietnamese products

(HBO) – In the period of post-pandemic socio-economic recovery and development, the promotion of the campaign of "Vietnamese people prioritise Vietnamese products” has become significant. The campaign has been actively responded in Hoa Binh.

Lac Thuy receives certification trademark for signature tea product

(HBO) – The People’s Committee of Lac Thuy district and the Hoa Binh provincial Department of Science and Technology have jointly held an event to announce the certification trademark for "Song Boi Tea”, a signature product of the district, which was granted by the Intellectual Property Office of Vietnam late last month.

Hoa Binh builds planning of IP, industrial clusters

(HBO) – An industrial park (IP) and six industrial clusters (IC) with a combined area of over 682 ha, will be constructed in Lac Thuy district by 2050.

Luong Son hosts workshop on rooftop solar power

(HBO) – A workshop highlighting rooftop solar power energy development at the Luong Son industrial park (IP), with an aim to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and protect the environment, was held in Hoa Binh’s Luong Son district on May 24.

Supporting businesses, cooperatives in post-pandemic recovery

(HBO) - While COVID-19 was raging, production and business activities at many enterprises in Hoa Binh province were disrupted due to falling market demand or rising raw material prices and input costs. The introduction of pandemic prevention and control measures affected the production and distribution of goods, resulting in job insecurity and lower incomes for many workers. Businesses and cooperatives also found it difficult to access bank capital and rent production land.

32 products registered in OCOP programme this year

(HBO) - Thirty-two local products have been registered to participate in the "One commune, One product” (OCOP) programme in Hoa Binh this year. Six are from Luong Son district, five from Da Bac district, four from Cao Phong district, three from Yen Thuy, Lac Thuy, and Lac Son districts, and two from Hoa Binh city and Kim Boi, Tan Lac, and Mai Chau districts.