(HBO) – In an attempt to promote local agricultural products, over the past time, farmers’ unions at all levels in the northern mountainous province of Hoa Binh have carried out practical activities to assist their members to produce and develop local products under the "One commune - One product” (OCOP) programme, contributing to raising incomes for the locals.

Hoa Binh to hold mountainous market fair on October 3 - 7

(HBO) -  On September 18 afternoon, the Hoa Binh provincial People's Committee held a meeting on preparations for the organisation of the 2023 mountainous market fair in Hoa Binh province, under the chair of Vice Chairman Nguyen Van Chuong.

Hoa Binh's Customer Price Index (CPI) in August up 0.62%

(HBO) – The northern mountainous province of Hoa Binh's Customer Price Index (CPI) in August rose 0.62% compared to the previous month, and 1.19% year on year.

Hoa Binh seeks to transform OCOP products into strong brands

(HBO) – Under the One Commune One Product (OCOP) programme, Hoa Binh province currently has 123 OCOP-recognised products. Among them, 99 meet the 3-star standard and the remainder meet the 4-star standard.

Hoa Binh’s industrial production index up 17.65%

(HBO) - Hoa Binh’s industrial production index in August 2023 increased by 17.65% compared to the previous month, but declined by 10.08% year-on-year, the provincial Statistics Office has reported.

Lac Thuy district attracts investment in socio-economic development

(HBO) - In recent times, Lac Thuy district of Hoa Binh province has effectively implemented policies on investment incentives and administrative reform, helping lure investment in tourism and industrial clusters.

Hoa Binh develops substantive, effective cooperation with foreign partners

(HBO) – External relations of Hoa Binh province are being expanded and developed in a substantive and effective manner, helping mobilise and capitalise on resources for sustainable socio-economic development as in line with the resolution of the 17th provincial Party Congress (2020 - 2025 tenure). The province has held many meetings and working sessions with partners and organisations in and outside the province to bolster investment cooperation.

Yen Thuy district develops sustainable agriculture

(HBO) – Hau Nhat farm in Hang Tram town in Yen Thuy district has more than 3,000 grapefruit trees and thousands of chickens.

Hoa Binh province strives to introduce local agricultural products to the world

(HBO) - In the first months of 2023, the province's agricultural exports showed signs of recovery as some of its products found ways into new export markets. To maintain export growth momentum, in addition to exploring potential markets and improving product quality, it is necessary for businesses and cooperatives to diversify agricultural products to meet market demand.

Banking sector striving to boost economic recovery

(HBO) – Amidst the sluggish economic recovery, the banking sector and credit institutions have made great efforts in removing difficulties while creating momentum for economic growth through the implementation of effective monetary policies.

Hoa Binh province strives to fulfil growth target of 9%

(HBO) - It is forecast that by 2025, there will be three criteria that are difficult to achieve in line with the Resolution of the 17th provincial Party Congress for the 2020-2025 tenure, namely economic growth, State budget collection and gross regional domestic product per capita. Thus, relevant agencies advise the provincial administration to focus on solutions, aiming to speed up the disbursement of investment capital, support key projects, and create a driving force to obtain 9% growth rate for the remaining time of the tenure.

Cao Phong promotes high quality agricultural production

(HBO) – Cao Phong district in the northern mountainous province of Hoa Binh has promoted high quality, sustainable agricultural development, contributing to creating jobs and increasing income for locals.

Cao Phong custard apple enters harvest season

(HBO) - As August comes, custard apple in Thu Phong commune (Cao Phong) enters the harvest season. This year, the fruit has a good season and high quality, promising a significant income for growers.

Da Bac district farmers'' association joins promoting clean agricultural production, safe food

(HBO) – The Farmers' Association of Da Bac district has been promoting communications and calling on its members to develop models of clean agricultural production, towards a clean, safe, and sustainable agriculture.

Hoa Binh 3 - 2 Import-Export joint Stock Company: A reliable address providing labor market information

(HBO) – Since 2022, Hoa Binh 3 - 2 Import-Export joint Stock Company has been focusing on sending Vietnamese workers to work abroad under contracts. The enterprise hacc been actively participating in consulting programs, introducing foreign jobs, and mobile job sessions to the localities in the province.

Da Bac district has 5 OCOP products

(HBO) - In the period of 2018 - 2022, Da Bac district has 7 products recognized as OCOP products with 3 stars or more by the Provincial People's Committee. However, in 2023, the district has 2 OCOP products that have stopped working. They are Trung Thanh Shan Tuyet tea because of the dissolution of the cooperative, and roasted Sachi seeds because the subject has stops producing the product. Thus, the district has 5 OCOP products, including Da Bia community tourism (Tien Phong commune); Cao Son corn wine, Cao Son vermicelli (Cao Son commune); Vinh Xuan rice wine (Toan Son commune); Tan Minh indigenous pork (Tan Minh commune).

Joy brought about from new-style rural building in Yen Thuy district

(HBO) – In this year's rainy season, the travel by residents in Lac Luong commune is much more convenient. There are no longer muddy roads, as they have been asphalted and concreted. In late March, villagers were delighted and proud to receive a certificate recognising the commune as meeting new-style rural standards. Earlier, other particularly difficult rural areas of Yen Thuy district such as Huu Loi and Bao Hieu were also recognised as fulfilling new-style rural building criteria. By now, three out of the five extremely difficult communes in the district have completed this work.

Luong Son District Farmers' Association: Accompanying the farmers to build OCOP products

(HBO) - In the period of 2018 - 2023, the Farmers' Association at all levels of Luong Son district have been actively implementing the activities to accompany and support the farmer members to build OCOP products from the agricultural local key products. Thereby, it has been contributing to improving the productivity, the product quality, building th ebrands for the agricultural products, bringing high income to farmers.

Hung Thi Commune has been building OCOP products from the local advantages

(HBO) - Implementing the One Commune One Product (OCOP) program, Hung Thi commune (Lac Thuy) has been strengthening propaganda and mobilizing the local people to actively respond to the program, and at the same time they have been creating the favorable conditions for the ownersn so that they can build and develop the products based on the local potentials and advantages. Currently, the commune is completing the dossier to build Hung Thi forest-honey product to become the first 3-star OCOP product

Developing the brand of Dong Bong custard apple

(HBO) - Exploiting the suitable soil and climatic conditions for growing custard apples, the people in Dong Bong village, Dong Tam commune (Lac Thuy) have replicated the varieties of custard apple, having high economic efficiency and are well received by the market. Currently, the whole commune has 55 hectares, especially Dong Bong village has over 30 hectares. At the end of 2020, Dong Bong custard apples were recognized as a provincial 3-star OCOP product. Being harvested twice a year with high selling price and stable market, custard apples have brought a significant source of income for many households.

Kim Boi district improves quality of OCOP products

(HBO) – Kim Boi district has 10 products recognised as meeting 3-star OCOP (one commune on product) standards. In recent years, in order for OCOP products to reach the rating of 3 stars or higher, the district has paid attention to directing and implementing the OCOP Programme to communes, towns and producers with practical solutions, associated with the new-style rural area building movement in the locality.

Honey made in Doan Ket commune - sweetness from forest

(HBO) - Doan Ket commune in Yen Thuy district has 400 ha of natural forest. For generations, people in the commune have relied on the forest for livelihoods. Forests bring about abundant resources, including sweet and fragrant honey.

Hung Thi commune builds OCOP products from local advantages

(HBO) - Implementing the One Commune One Product (OCOP) programme, Hung Thi commune in Lac Thuy district has stepped up the dissemination of information to encourage local people to actively respond to the programme, and creates favourable conditions for owners to build and develop their products based on local potential and advantages. Currently, the commune is completing a dossier to turn Hung Thi forest honey into the first 3-star OCOP product of the locality.

Hoa Binh seeks ways to enhance provincial competitiveness index

(HBO) – The People’s Committee of Hoa Binh province on August 16 held a conference to seek measures to enhance the provincial competitiveness index (PCI) in 2023. The event was chaired by Deputy Secretary of the Hoa Binh Party Committee and Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Bui Van Khanh.

Hoa Binh's 7-month export turnover up 13.03%

(HBO) – Hoa Binh province's export turnover in July reached nearly 149.4 million USD, up 5.46% against June. During the first seven months of this year, the province earned more than 915.9 million USD from exports in the first seven months, rising 13.03% year-on-year and reaching 54.04% of the plan for 2023.