(HBO) – Hoa Binh is one of the localities that have carried out practical activities in external affairs and people-to-people diplomacy, contributing to implementing relevant policies of the Party and the State, according to President of the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) Nguyen Phuong Nga.
R Technical Research Vietnam, a wholly-Japanese
invested company, has operated successfully, significantly contributing to the
locality’s export value.
The province has instructed the serious implementation of
the Politburo’s Directive No. 38-CT/TW dated September 9, 2019, regarding the
role and operation of VUFO in the new situation, and Directive No. 12-CT/TW and
Project No. 01-DA/TW dated March 3, 2022, on the Party’s foreign affairs by
The provincial Union of Friendship Organisations was
established in 2016, with three member organisations – the Vietnam-Laos
Friendship Association, the Vietnam-Germany Friendship Association, and the
Vietnam-Thailand Friendship Association.
The associations have reaped noted achievements in peace,
solidarity and friendship activities and people-to-people cooperation, and
proposed programmes and projects on friendship cooperation between Hoa Binh and
Hoa Binh counts nearly 800 people living, working and
studying in Thailand, Laos, Taiwan (China), the Republic of Korea (RoK),
Malaysia and a number of European nations.
Nguyen Van Chuong, Vice Chairman of the provincial People’s
Committee and President of the provincial Union of Friendship Organiations,
said Hoa Binh has seen overseas Vietnamese affairs as an important task.
Apart from seeking new relations, Hoa Binh has consolidated
its good friendship with Huaphanh and Luang Prabang provinces of Laos, and
localities of Mongolia and the RoK.
There are 16 foreign non-governmental organisations and
international cooperation agencies in Hoa Binh, and 40 aid programmes and
projects with more than 15 million USD committed.
Such programmes and projects mainly focus on agriculture,
forestry, rural development, education, child protection, health care, clean
water, environment and gender equality, among others.
The province has stepped up the communication work to
popularise policies and guidelines of the Party regarding foreign affairs,
helping international friends understand more about the land and people of
(HBO) - On January 11, the provincial Sub-Department of Managing Agro-Forestry-Fisheries Quality held a conference to summarize and award VietGAP, GlobalGAP, and organic certificates in 2022.
(HBO) - Since its establishment, My Tan Agriculture Cooperative in Cao Duong commune, Luong Son district, has always persistently pursued the goal of creating safe and environmentally friendly agricultural products. Dien pomelo, guava, and tea are three typical products of the cooperative that are cultivated in accordance with Vietnamese or global good agricultural practices (VietGAP, GlobalGAP), organic standards and the province’s One Commune One Product programme standards. The products are mainly sold at large supermarkets in Hanoi and Hai Phong cities and Quang Ninh province.
(HBO) – Over the recent years, Hoa Binh authorities have considered the implementation of patriotic emulation movements in ethnic minority areas as one of the important measures to create motivation for socio-economic development. The work not only contributes to hunger eradication and sustainable poverty reduction, but also multiplies good models, new ways of doing things, and exemplary examples of overcoming difficulties.
(HBO) – The Business Association of Hoa Binh province has well performed its role as a representative of the business community to gather, promote unity, and support local businesses.
(HBO) – In 2022, preferential loans from the Bank for Social Policies continued serving as an important motivation for poor households and policy beneficiaries in Hoa Binh province to escape from poverty and boost economic development.
(HB) – For the past two consecutive years, Yen Thuy district in the northern mountainous province of Hoa Binh has led the District and Department Competitiveness Index (DDCI).