The leaders of Long An province receive the Former State President – Truong Tan Sang to visit and work
Attending the meeting were the Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee, Chairman of the Provincial People's Coucil – Pham Van Ranh, Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee – Tran Van Can, Vice Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee – Pham Van Canh and representatives of related departments and sectors.
The leader of the Provincial People's Committee reported to the former President on the economic development situation of Long An province in recent years. Accordingly, the growth rate in the first months of the year continued to remain high, reaching 9.89%; by the end of 2020, it is estimated that the provincial economic growth would exceed the set plan 9-9.5%.
The provincial economic structure has been shifted towards industrialization and modernization, increasing the proportion of industry and construction, and gradually reducing the proportion of agriculture, forestry and fishery. People's life has been improved, GRDP per capita in 2018 reached VND 68.62 million, higher than the national average.
The representatives of the departments and sectors also presented a number of recommendations and proposals on the fields of agriculture, industry, natural resources and environment, the need of traffic connection, etc. with the former President – Truong Tan Sang to track and support the locality.
The formal President – Truong Tan Sang highly appreciated the efforts of the leaders of Long An province in the past time for the overall development of the province. He also noted the province's recommendations and proposals to transfer to the Central for review and settlement./.
Reported by Thanh Nha
Translated by Lan Vy