Hoa Binh will deploy measures in a timely manner to remove obstacles for investors, prompting investment projects and creating favourable conditions for firms to access capital support, pledged a leader of the northern province.

Banks offer over 12 trillion VND in agricultural, rural loans

(HBO) – The total outstanding loans of banks and credit institutions in the northern province of Hoa Binh reached over 21 trillion VND (907.8 million USD) at the end of 2018, a year-on-year rise of 12.46 percent, according to the State Bank of Vietnam’s local branch. Of which, the short-term outstanding loans were 8.63 trillion VND, making up 41 percent; middle and long-term ones, over 12.4 trillion VND, accounting for 59 percent.

Successful economic model of a militiaman

(HBO) – As a model in household economic development in his locality, Bui Anh Tuan in Khoai village, My Hoa commune of Kim Boi district owns a chicken farm with nearly 6,000 each brood, earning nearly 700 million VND per year.

Production checking in Lac Son and Cao Phong districts

(HBO) -On February 14, the mission of the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development checked the production in Lac Son and Cao Phong districts.

Celastrus hindsii trees in Ba Khan commune bring high economic efficiency

(HBO) -Celastrus hindsii is known for many uses such as heat releasing, detoxification, supporting for treatment of liver diseases, diabetes, blood fat and so on. Taking advantage of suitable climatic and soil conditions, in recent years, the farmers in Ba Khan commune (Mai Chau) have expanded the area of planting Celastrus hindsii, contributing to improving income and economic development.

Tan Lac - the land of agricultural brands

(HBO)- Thus, up to now, three specialties such as Tan Lac chayotes, Tan Lac pomelos and Nam Son tangerines have had protection certificates.

VPBank named in Top 500 valuable bank brands for first time

The Vietnam Prosperity Commercial joint Stock Bank (VPBank) has been the only Vietnamese private bank to be named in the 2019 list of the world’s top 500 valuable bank brands recently announced by the Brand Finance.

Prime Minister commends efforts to ensure happy Tet for all

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has commended authorities at all levels and all sectors for their efforts to ensure a safe and happy Lunar New Year festival (Tet) for all the people.

Cao Phong welcomes sweet sugarcane season

(HBO) – Farmers in Cao Phong district are delighted at welcoming sweet sugarcane season in the beginning of the Lunar New Year (Tet) 2019. Lines of trucks carry buckets of sugarcane for sale across the country.

Maintaining stable petroleum market

2018 closed after 24 gasoline price adjustments. Currently, E5 Ron 92 and diesel 0.05S prices are kept at VND16,270/litre and VND 14,900/litre, respectively, in line with the world oil and gas price movements. Although global oil prices have tended to decline sharply in recent trading sessions, experts have predicted that domestic petroleum prices will continue to maintain stable momentum, with not much fluctuations in the near future.

Planning for medicinal plants towards commodity production

(HBO) – Hoa Binh province is embarking on a project on zoning off areas for medicinal plants, with priority given to the development of medicinal species with great competitive edges thanks to adaptation to cool climate, gradually meeting domestic demand and exports.

Changes from highland roads in Tan Lac district

(HBO)- Highland fairs in commune at the end of the year are exciting and busy. This is the center of the 5 highland communes of Tan Lac district, so every market people from different parts of the communes are always taking part. Rearranging the goods for the market, Ms. Bui Thi Nga living in Bac Son commune happily says: "In the past, there were all dirty land roads in these communes. It was very difficult hard to travel. Now there are asphalted roads and people travel to work by motorbike, they do not have to walk any more. People go straight to the market or upland field. Thanks to the roads, many families in my commune have escaped from poverty due to selling goods they have made.

HNT Vina - 5-year mark of investment in Hoa Binh

(HBO)- After 5 years of investment in Hoa Binh (2014 - 2018), HNT Vina Co., Ltd in Luong Son industrial zone has created many strong marks in production and business activities, self- believing and raising the position in the business community.

Tu Ly recognized as new-style rural commune

HBO – The People’s Committee of Da Bac district held a ceremony to announce Tu Ly commune’s fulfillment of all new-style rural building criteria in 2018. Attending the event was Hoang Van Duc, member of the provincial Party Committee’s Standing Board and head of the committee’s Inspection Commission.

Ha Bi commune recognised as new style rural commune

(HBO) – Kim Boi district People's Committee has recently held a ceremony to announce that Ha Bi commune has met the new-style rural standards in 2018. Attending the event was Bui Van Cuu, Vice Chairman of the provincial People's Committee.

Manufacturing, processing sector drives development

The Ministry of Industry and Trade sees supporting the manufacturing and processing industry as the key to boosting socio-economic development this year.

Foreign investors pour money into food processing, drinks industry

 The food processing and drinks industry has seen growth of 7 percent in recent years, with more and more foreign investors deciding to pour money into the sector.

Mien Doi sweet honey

(HBO)- Utilizing the potential of the rich and diverse forest resources, a lot of households in Mien Doi commune (Lac Son) have developed beekeeping for honey. The direction is in accordance with the actual local conditions. According to the statistics, there are more than 120 households with nearly 800 flocks of bees in the commune. The quality of honey is ensured, the output has been gradually increasing, thereby the brand "Mien Doi Honey" is step by step creating, contributing to the promotion of the local economic development.

The head of Na Bai Fatherland Front Committee is good both at the social work and the housework

(HBO) Having deep understanding and being active, enthusiastic, and exemplary to fulfill all the assigned tasks are the recognitions of the officials and people about Ms. Bui Thi Vuong – the head of Na Bai Fatherland Front Committee ( Dung Phong commune, Cao Phong) - female cadre who is good both at the social work and the housework.

First batch of Hoa Binh’s black sugarcane hits supermarket shelves in Japan

(HBO) – The first batch of black sugarcane from Linh Dung organic farm in the northern mountainous province of Hoa Binh hit Japan’s supermarket shelves on January 18 after passing strict customs clearance procedures.

Hop Thinh commune has been expanding the growing area of citrus trees

(HBO) In Hop Thinh commune (Ky Son), there have been more orange and pomelo gardens recently. Growing citrus trees in Hop Thinh commune is a new direction, creating a sustainable income, contributing to socio-economic development and firmly strengthening the criteria for building new rural areas.

Ky Son district offers wide-open door to investors

(HBO) – As a growth driving force of Hoa Binh province, Ky Son district has made breakthroughs in investment attraction. Many projects have been and will be implemented, opening up opportunities to promote local socio-economic development.

Hoa Binh: Over 259 billion VND for Tuoi Tre Park project

(HBO) - The People’s Committee of Hoa Binh City has organised a conference to announce the detailed planning project of Tuoi Tre (Youth) Park with the scale of 1/500.

Tuan Lo commune expands area under citrus trees

(HBO) - In 2010, many households in Tuan Lo commune (Tan Lac district) boldly replaced trees in their gardens with citrus trees, with positive outcomes recorded initially. By the end of 2018, the entire commune housed close to 50 hectares of citrus trees, of which 20 hectares were producing fruits for sales. Citrus cultivation has helped many households secure good incomes and gradually improve their living standards.

Veterans Association of Yen Tri commune accompanies with the members to develop economy

(HBO)- Promoting the quality of "Uncle Ho's soldier" on a peaceful economic front, the Veterans Association of Yen Tri commune (Yen Thuy) always accompanies and creates the conditions for the cadres and the members to build the economic models, rising to be rightfully enriched, getting sustainable poverty reduction. In 2018, the average income of the members reached 32.5 million VND a year, the rate of the poor households decreased to 3.6%.