According to the Department of Statistics of Hoa Binh province, the province's estimated total retail sales in December 2023 is 1,120 billion VND, an increase of 2.35% compared to the same period in 2022. Accumulated for the whole year 2023 is estimated to reach 12,286 billion VND, an increase of 18.35% compared to the same period in 2022.
In general, the market situation in Hoa Binh province is stable, the supply of goods is always guaranteed. Purchasing power in the market has recovered well compared to 2022 and the period affected by the Covid-19 epidemic.
During the Lunar New Year of Giap Thin, the preparation of goods for Tet was actively implemented early by localities and businesses in the province with the Market Stabilization Program. Goods are diverse and abundant, meeting people's needs well. Prices of goods, especially essential items are quite stable.
In 2023, Lac Thuy district, Hoa Binh province will manage and develop five brands granted protection certificates by the Department of Intellectual Property, Ministry of Science and Technology, including one collective brand, "Lac Thuy orange" and four certification brands: "Lac Thuy chicken", "Lac Thuy custard apple", "Lac Thuy goat", "Song Boi tea".
The Hoa Binh provincial Department of Agriculture and Rural Development coordinated with the People’s Committees of Luong Son and Yen Thuy districts, and the RYB joint Stock Company held a ceremony in Hanoi on January 23 to mark the export of this year’s first batch of Dien pomelo to the US. The event saw the presence of Vice Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Dinh Cong Su.
Determining that attracting investment is an important task in the socio-economic development, in recent years, Hoa Binh province has implemented many specific solutions to improve the environment of the business investment and supported in overcoming the difficulties for the businesses and investors, promoting the investment attraction into the province.
A delegation of Ichinoseki city, located in Japan’s Iwate prefecture, led by Mayor Yoshihito Sato paid a working visit to Hoa Binh city of Hoa Binh province on January 18 to discuss bilateral cooperation. They were welcomed by Nguyen Van Thang, member of the provincial Party Committee’s Standing Board and Secretary of the Party Committee of Hoa Binh city, along with officials of some local departments and sectors.
Pomelo growers in Tan Lac district, Hoa Binh province are busy preparing to harvest and supply high-quality products to the market on the occasion of the 2024 Lunar New Year (Tet) festival.