(HBO) - In 2018, Hoa Binh province ranked 48th out of the 63 cities and provinces nationwide in the ranking of the provincial competitiveness index, up four places compared to 2017. The land access index is one of the seven component indexes that contribute to higher ranking. Although there are improvements, firms still meet difficulties in land access.

Hoa Binh province attracted 537 investment projects

(HBO) - In April 2019, the Provincial People's Committee decided on the investment policy for 5 domestic investment projects with a total registered capital of VND 213.26 billion.

The income of hundreds of millions of dongs from planting pink aromatic bananas

(HBO) - Tasting so many "bitter fruits" with a lot of ineffective crops, finally Mr. Bui Van Thuy, Bai village, Kim Binh commune (Kim Boi) has also found the economic development direction of the family with pink aromatic bananas. After only 3 years, sweet bananas gave Mr. Thuy the income of hundreds of millions of dongs.

Concerted, effective measures for summer-autumn, winter crops 2019

(HBĐT) - On May 22, the Hoa Binh provincial People's Committee held a teleconference to launch a plan for summer-autumn, winter crops 2019. Vice Chairman of the Committee Nguyen Van Dung chaired the event.

Agricultural products in spring crops have bumper harvest, good prices

(HBO) – Farmers in Hoa Binh province are happily entering the harvesting season of their main crops of agricultural products as they are enjoying increases in both consumption and prices. In addition, many plants have bumper crops with stable productivity and safe quality.

Hoa Binh province harvests 1,370 ha of spring rice crop

(HBO) - The northwestern mountainous province of Hoa Binh harvested rice on 1,374 out of its 16,012 ha, accounting for 8.7 percent of the total area under the crop.

10 years of implementing "Vietnamese people prioritise using Vietnamese goods" campaign reviewed

(HB0) - On May 15, the Steering Committee for the "Vietnamese people prioritise Vietnamese goods" campaign held a conference to review 10 years of the implementation of the "Vietnamese people give priority to using Vietnamese goods" campaign (2009 - 2019).

Thirty-six billion VND are spending on renewing Trang Bridge (Hoa Binh City)

(HBO) - The Department of Transportation is implementing the construction project for renewing Trang bridge (Dong Tien Ward, Hoa Binh City). According to the plan approved by the People's Committee of the province, 36 billion VND from the provincial budget will be invested in Trang Bridge to renew at the position of Km0 + 20 Cu Chinh Lan road.

Tan Lac district develops brands for local farm produce

(HBO) – Tan Lac district is making the first steps in carrying out the "One Commune One Product” (OCOP) programme, which is considered a solution to optimize local potential and advantages, thus boosting the development of rural economy and contributing to completing new-style rural area building target.

Lac Thuy district registered 4 products to participate in OCOP in 2019

(HBO) - Implementing the provincial one-to-one (OCOP) Program in the period of 2018-2020, Lac Thuy district registered 4 products to participate in OCOP in 2019.

Tay Phong commune – bright spot in new-style rural area building among ethnic minority-inhabited areas

(HBO) – Officials and locals in Tay Phong commune of Cao Phong district on May 10 received a certificate recognizing the commune as a new-style rural area from the Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee.

Secretary of the Communist Youth Union, 8X has started up with a new kind of homestay

(HBO) - The secretary of Chieng Chau Ha Cong Hoi Communist Youth Union has boldly renovated the way of doing business, the community tourism has brought the unique combination of tradition and modernity to satisfy tourists.

Supporting to build the new kind of cooperatives in 3 districts Cao Phong, Lac Thuy and Kim Boi

(HBO) - The People's Committee of the province has just issued the Decision No. 839/QD-UBND dated on April 22, 2019 on approving the explanations and presiding over the project of the new kind of cooperatives, linking the production and the consumption of fruit trees by chain of value to ensure the food safety in Cao Phong, Lac Thuy, Kim Boi districts in 2018 - 2019.

Industrial parks attract 88 investment projects

(HBO) - According to the Provincial Industrial Zones Authority, the province's industrial parks have attracted 88 investment projects. In which, there are 24 foreign direct investment projects with registered capital of USD 565.98 million and 64 domestic investment projects with registered capital of over VND 7,044 billion. Currently, 50 projects have gone into production and business activities.

Farmers in Yen Thuong commune and policy loans

(HBO) – Yen Thuong is a remote and poor commune in Cao Phong district with its economy mainly relying on agricultural production. Through practical programmes over the past years, the district branch of the Vietnam Bank for Social Policies (VBSP) has improved the quality of credit trust activities and brought preferential credit capital to the people, thus promptly helping poor households and beneficiary families develop production, improve lives and sustainably reduce poverty in the commune.

Implementation of project on building trade associations scrutinized

(HBO) - A delegation from the Vietnam Farmers’ Union has worked with the farmers’ association of the northern province of Hoa Binh to examine the implementation of Project 24 on building trade associations and groups.

Hoa Binh targets 5 trillion VND of State budget collection by 2020

(HBO) - In the first quarter of 2019, Hoa Binh’s State budget collection completed 22 percent of the year’s target, up 4 percent year-on-year.

Export turnover in 4 months is estimated at 238.847 million USD

(HBO) - In April, the province's export turnover was estimated at 74,154 million USD, up 19.56% over the previous month. Accumulated 4 months of the year was estimated at 238.847 million USD, up 22.53% over the same period, reaching 30.23% of the year plan.

Ky Son district has been exploiting the potential of the areas of the economic dynamics

(HBO) - Being considered as the gateway of Hoa Binh City and located in the provincial important area of the economic dynamics, Ky Son district has many potentials and advantages to attract investment and economic development.

Banks, firms in Hoa Binh step up e-commerce application

(HBO) - The development and application of e-commerce technologies and services have encouraged banks, credit organisations and businesses to apply card technology in banking services, especially e-payment of salary, and electricity, water and phone bills.

Restructuring cultivation sector to promote agricultural production

(HBO) - Kim Boi district has identified agriculture as the pillar and spearhead in socio-economic development over the past years. Therefore, the district’s Party Committee and People’s Committee have led efforts to optimize local potential and strength, gearing towards commercial agricultural production with high economic values.

‘Ngan’ fish season in Da river at its height

(HBO) In recent years, ‘ngan’ fish in Da river – a species of fish that has a see-through and tiny body like a thread of noodle with the eyes are the only black spots - suddenly becomes famous. It becomes a precious and delicious specialty, making people eat once and want to enjoy again and again.

Additional allocation of VND 198 billion in policy-based credit capital

(HBO) - Since the beginning of this year, Bank for Social Policies, Hoa Binh branch has been allocated the additional credit capital of VND 198 billion for 9 credit programs.

Total debit balance of banks and credit organizations reached nearly VND 21,000 billion

(HBO) - According to the State Bank's provincial branch, the total debit balance of banks and credit organizations in the area reached nearly VND 21,000 billion, rising by 1.2% in comparison with this at the end of 2018. Of which, short-term debit balance was VND 8,467 billion, accounting for 40.4% of total debit balance; medium and long-term debit balance was VND 12,499 billion, accounting for 59.6% of the total.

Hoa Binh ensures safety of irrigational works in preparation for flood season

(HBO) – The provincial People’s Committee on January 22, 2019 issued Directive No.03/CT-UBND on stepping up efforts in natural disaster prevention and search and rescue work, with one of the key and urgent tasks being ensuring safety for local irrigational works and dyke system during the flood season in 2019.