|In May 2019, Long An has 2 newly established industrial clusters ||In May 2019, Long An has 2 newly established industrial clusters |
According to Long An Department of Industry and Trade, in May 2019, the Provincial People’s Committee decided to establish two new industrial clusters: My Quy Tay and Le Tran with a total area of 69 hectares and investment capital of VND 1,000 billion.
In May 2019, Long An has 2 newly established industrial clusters
Accumulation of the first 5 months of 2019, the Provincial People's Committee has decided to establish 4 industrial clusters: Tan Phu, Duc Thuan 2, My Quy Tay, Le Tran with a total area of 169 hectares, and investment capital of VND 2,068 billion.
According to the Scheme adjusting Industrial Cluster Development Planning in the province to 2020, there would be 62 industrial clusters with a total area of 3,106.5 hectares in the whole province. Up to now, Long An had 56 industrial clusters (2,812 hectares) approved for the infrastructure investment policy by the Provincial People's Committee with a total registered investment capital of VND 22,395 billion./.
Reported by Mai Huong
Translated by Lan Vy
|04/06/2019 5:00 CH||Đã ban hành|
|Typical enterprises of Long An Province||Typical enterprises of Long An Province|
In recent years, many enterprises have made great effort to overcome difficulties, and have had important contributions to the socio-economic development of Long An province.
1. Long Hau JSC, Long Hau commune, Can Giuoc district, the investor of projects: Long Hau Industrial Park, Long Hau Extension Industrial Park, Long Hau 3 Industrial Park, etc. was established in 2006 with an initial chartered capital of VND 90 billion. So far, Long Hau JSC has increased its chartered capital by more than VND 500 billion. LHC not only attracts domestic investors but also foreign investors such as: Japan, Korea and many other countries.
The company has quickly been known by many domestic and foreign investors with the following characteristics: Providing good auxiliary services for logistics; creating good living environment for workers; as a green, clean, and environmentally friendly industrial park, etc.
Long Hau JSC is proud of being an enterprise with many achievements in production and business
2. Over 30 years of establishment and development, Agribank – Long An branch is constantly striving to become a key enterprise investing in agricultural development, contributing to poverty reduction in rural area and the socio-economic development of the province.
Agribank – Long An branch is also a unit with modern services, especially card products and services,
Currently, total mobilized capital of Agribank – Long An branch is about VND 19,000 billion; total outstanding loans are nearly VND 17,000 billion, in which, agricultural and rural sector accounts for 91%; etc. With 31 transaction points (1 headquarters, 20 branches, 10 transaction offices), the network of Agribank – Long An Chi branch is wide, covered to remote areas of the province, timely satisfying the demand for loans.
Reported by Thanh Nga
Translated by Lan Vy
|18/07/2018 10:00 SA||Đã ban hành|
|Breaking out from industrial development||Breaking out from industrial development|
Favorable geographical location, attractive policies as well as transparent and open mechanisms and gradually improved infrastructure make Long An become an attractive destination for investors and enterprises. This also created momentum for Long An to break out, becoming a locality with a large index and value of industrial production in the region.
In 2019, the industrial production sector in the province was recorded to continue developing stably, helping to shift the province's economic structure towards industrialization and modernization, contributing mainly to the general GRDP growth. The Management Board of Provincial Industrial Parks informed that in 2019, the area of filled industrial land increased by 65 ha. Up to now, Long An has 16 operating industrial parks with a total area of 2,277ha, occupancy rate is over 85%. Industrial parks attracted 1,514 investment projects, including 731 foreign investment projects with a total investment of USD 4,144 million and 783 domestic investment projects with a total investment of VND 84,385 billion. There are currently 21 operating industrial clusters with a total area of 1,081.2ha, occupancy rate is 89.7%, attracting 544 projects with a total investment of over VND 15,635 billion, including 60 FDI projects with a total investment of over USD 209 million.
The province's industrial production continues to maintain a breakthrough growth (Photo: A corner of Long Hau Industrial Park, Can Giuoc District)
According to the evaluation of the Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee – Tran Van Can, the province's industrial production continued to maintain a breakthrough growth because the province also issued many mechanisms, policies, implemented positive measures and supported enterprises to strengthen administrative procedure reform and remove difficulties and obstacles. Mr. Tran Van Can said that, in order to maintain the momentum of industrial development as well as create a stronger breakthrough, in 2020, Long An would continue to focus on inspecting, urging and timely supporting to remove difficulties and obstacles to speed up the investment progress in infrastructure of industrial parks and clusters to create favorable conditions for large investment projects to come into operation in order to create motivation for the province's development./.
Reported by Gia Han
Translated by Lan Vy
|28/01/2020 5:00 CH||Đã ban hành|
|Long An: Retail sales of goods in April 2019 increased by 2.8%||Long An: Retail sales of goods in April 2019 increased by 2.8%|
In 4/2019, total retail sales of goods and services reached more than 7,226 billion VND, increased by 2.8% over the previous month and 16.3% over the same period.
Business activities in markets and supermarkets etc. in the province are more active and diversified in terms of goods offered to the people
In the first 4 months of 2019, total retail sales of goods and service revenue reached 29,641 billion VND, reaching 33.4% of the plan.
Accordingly, food products increased by 0.48%; drinks and cigarettes increased by 0.39%; equipment and household appliances increased by 0.23%; culture, entertainment and tourism products increased by 0.08%; housing, electricity, water, fuel and construction materials increased by 0.06%; garment, hats and footwear products increased by 0.05%.
The reason for the increase in retail sales in April 2019 is that the market price is always stable. Besides, business activities in markets and supermarkets etc. in the province are more and more active and diversified in terms of goods offered to the people./.
Reported by Mai Huong
Translated by Lan Vy
|06/05/2019 10:00 SA||Đã ban hành|
|International expos postponed due to COVID-19||International expos postponed due to COVID-19|
A number of international expos and conferences have been postponed to 2021 due to fears of the COVID-19 outbreak.
Processing cashew nuts for export (Source: VNA)
The Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) has made a decision to cancel the Vietfish 2020, which is initially scheduled for August 26-28.
Next year's edition of the event will take place in Ho Chi Minh City from August 25-27, 2021.
Those who have paid registration fees for the event this year will have them rolled into next year's one.
Earlier, the Vietnam Cashew Association (Vinacas) also announced that the 12th VINACAS Golden Cashew Rendezvous will be organised from March 5-7, 2021, instead of late June of 2020.
Also due to impact of the pandemic, the Handicraft and Wood Industry Association of HCM City has decided to postpone the 2020 International Furniture & Home Accessories Fair (VIFA EXPO) without giving a specific time for the next edition.
The expo is previously scheduled to take place from July 31 to August 6./.
|06/07/2020 8:00 SA||Đã ban hành|
|Long An strives to have 3,000 ha of dragon fruit farms under VietGAP||Long An strives to have 3,000 ha of dragon fruit farms under VietGAP|
The Mekong Delta province of Long An has set a target to have 5,000 ha of dragon fruit farms in its Chau Thanh district applying high technology by 2025, of which 3,000 ha meeting VietGAP standards and 300 ha meeting GlobalGAP, Party Secretary of the district Vo Thanh Phong has said.
A dragon fruit farm in Chau Thanh district of Long An (Photo: baolongan.vn)
Long An province is home to nearly 12,000 ha of dragon fruit, about 9,100 ha of which are in Chau Thanh, according to the provincial Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Dragon fruit growers in the district have applied new farming techniques, aiming to cut costs and improve quality of the fruit.
To fulfil the target, it has worked to expand cultivation areas applying high technology, set up cooperatives and arrange training courses for local farmers on advanced production models, in a bid to meet domestic and export requirements and help firms join the supply chain.
This year, dragon fruit hi-tech growing areas rose to more than 3,000 ha, with the participation of about 5,030 households. Close to 620 ha have received VietGAP certificates./.
|27/08/2020 9:00 SA||Đã ban hành|
|Ben Luc: Project investment in Vinh Loc II Industrial Park checked||Ben Luc: Project investment in Vinh Loc II Industrial Park checked|
On October 1, Chairman of People's Committee of Ben Luc district of Long An province - Tran Van Tuoi and other branches of the district checked the actual activities in Vinh Loc II Industrial Park (IP) on the investment situation of projects to verify information on dividing and selling land lot illegally in the IP.
Chairman of People's Committee of Ben Luc district of Long An province - Tran Van Tuoi and other branches of the districts inspected at Vinh Loc II Industrial Park.
At the meeting, Vinh Loc IP Investment and Construction Joint Stock Company confirmed that it did not transfer the IP land area to any units, it means that it did not sell the project land as information announced. The company has installed information boards in the IP for people to know.
According to the report, Vinh Loc II IP covers an area of 225 hectares, of which 155 hectares is eligible for leasing. Up to now, 32 enterprises have invested and run their production and business activities in the IP. Currently, Vinh Loc IP Investment and Construction Joint Stock Company is carrying out procedures to apply for an extension to continue implementing the project.
Chairman of the district People's Committee - Tran Van Tuoi suggested that the company should publicize the project investment information so that local authorities and people could monitor the progress of the project; At the same time, he stressed that real estate business acts will strictly be handled when they do not meet the prescribed conditions. It is recommended that organizations, individuals and people should grasp the information when they participate in real estate transactions to avoid damage./.
|03/10/2019 5:00 CH||Đã ban hành|
|PROJECT CALL FOR INVESTMENT: Transportation-Urban area Axis Infrastructure connecting to HCMC||PROJECT CALL FOR INVESTMENT: Transportation-Urban area Axis Infrastructure connecting to HCMC|
The project would help developing Long An into a satellite center city competing to and sharing HCMC role to help to reduce overconcentration in the functions of HCM- an old densely populated city
|Location||Departure point at Ward 5, Tan An City, Long An Province, destination point at Nguyen Van Linh avenue, Ho Chi Minh city, Viet Nam. Building axis infrastructure, public modern transportation system, trading, service and light industry.|
|Size||equivalent to road in level II Delta|
|Actual state of land use|
Residential land ,agricultural land, industrial land
Site clearance partly completed
|Total estimated investment capital||USD 250 million|
|Investment form||budget capital, enterprise capital (combine with exploiting land budget along the road)|
|Progress of the project|
- Phase 1 (2016-2020): work out a plan, project document, plan and agree on the connecting point to Ho Chi Minh city
- Phase 2 (2021-2025) and Phase 3 ( after 2025): will carry out finishing investment
|Actual state of the project|
For Transportation Infrastructure : determined its direction
For Urban area Axis : the consultancy is establishing mission of construction project
- Building a modern public transportation system, developing riverside area. Developing Tan An city - Ben Luc Urban area Axis
- Developing into a satellite center city competing to and sharing HCMC role to help to reduce overconcentration in the functions of HCM- an old densely populated city
|Incentive policy||Benefit from policies in accordance with current law|
|10/10/2016 3:00 CH||Đã ban hành|
|The delegation of Long An province visited and worked in Pan-Gyo Techno Valley and Asian Business Association (ABA)||The delegation of Long An province visited and worked in Pan-Gyo Techno Valley and Asian Business Association (ABA)|
On November 19th, 2019, in South Korea, the delegation of Long An province, led by Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee, Chairman of the Provincial People’s Council – Pham Van Ranh, and leaders of departments and some enterprises investing in Long An province visited and worked in Pangyo Techno Valley and Asian Business Association (ABA).
At the meeting, the delegation heard the representative of Pangyo Techno Valley Management Agency introducing the establishment history, main activities and some results of Pangyo Techno Valley. Until now, Pangyo Techno Valley has become a symbol of Korean's technological development, where the research and development division of most major Korean technology corporations is concentrated.
Speaking at the meeting, Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee, Chairman of the Provincial People's Council – Pham Van Ranh highly appreciated Pangyo Techno Valley's development model and success. He said that Long An has many suitable conditions to build a similar technology park such as: geographical location near Ho Chi Minh City, located in the southern key economic region, regional and international connection, abundant and high-quality human resources, etc. He hoped that through this meeting, Pangyo Techno Valley Management Agency would support Long An provincial government, Korean and Vietnamese investors in building a similar project in the province in the future.
View of the meeting with Pangyo Techno Valley Management Agency
After the meeting with Pangyo Techno Valley Management Agency, the delegation went on a practical tour with 2 enterprises that were operating successfully there: Smilegate Company and Solid Company. Both enterprises expanded their operations abroad and had projects in Vietnam.
Through the trip, the delegation of Long An province learned more about how to organize activities, the roles and the interaction between the government and the private sector in investing and managing Pangyo Techno Valley./.
Reported by Quoc Thinh
Translated by Lan Vy
|21/11/2019 3:00 CH||Đã ban hành|
|Long An attracted 5 investment projects in the industrial clusters in the first 9 months of 2018||Long An attracted 5 investment projects in the industrial clusters in the first 9 months of 2018|
From the beginning of the year to date, Industrial clusters in Long An province have received 5 investment projects (in 2 fields: mechanics and plastics) with the area of 3.3 hectares.
Up to now, the whole province has 19 operating industrial clusters with a total area of 904.3 hectares, has leased 586.6 hectares. Industrial clusters attracted 544 projects with a total investment capital of VND15,635 billion. Of these, these are 60 foreign direct investment (FDI) projects with total investment capital of USD 209 million. The occupancy rate of industrial clusters is 86.55%.
A production line of a fertilizer enterprise in Tan An City's industrial cluster
In the first nine months of 2018, the provincial People's Committee has set up six industrial clusters covering an area of 379.6 hectares including Hoang Gia, Dua Hoa Dong, Thanh Yen, My Kim, Tan Dong Tien and Tan My.
Besides, the Long An Department of Industry & Trade has proposed People's Committee to establish two more An Long and Tu Phuong industrial clusters. As per result, Long An has now total 40 industrial clusters covering 1,908 hectares.
Reported by Gia Han
Translated by Lan Vy
|18/10/2018 11:00 SA||Đã ban hành|
|The delegation of Long An province learned experiences of high-tech agriculture model in Son La province||The delegation of Long An province learned experiences of high-tech agriculture model in Son La province|
The delegation of Long An province visited agricultural models in Son La province in order to create appropriate mechanism and policies, continue to encourage cooperatives and households to produce and trade fruit trees in Long An province.
In the working visit in Son La province, on November 27th, the delegation of Long An province visited the cooperative models associated with the key crops of Son La province such as: longan, mango, green grapefruit, custard-apple, etc. and models of growing lingzhi mushroom, strawberry in Mai Son, Moc Chau districts, Son La province. Currently, these models have brought high economic efficiency, contributing to the development of production, job creation and income generation for local laborers.
Chairman of Long An Provincial People's Committee – Tran Van Can highly appreciates the high-tech production model in Son La province
The delegation visits the model of growing lingzhi mushroom in Hat Lot town, Mai Son district, Son La province
Secretary of Mai Son District Party Committee – Tran Dac Thong informed: Mai Son is a key district in the development of high-tech agriculture of Son La province. The whole district has over 100 agricultural cooperatives and over 10,000 hectares of fruit trees. Along with the area development, Mai Son district is also interested in branding and product quality management. From 2018 to date, a number of district's products have been exported to China, the US, Japan, Dubai, Australia, Korea, etc. with the output of over 6,400 tons, and total estimated value of over US$ 5 million.
The delegation visits Chimi strawberry farm
According to the Chairman of Long An Provincial People's Committee – Tran Van Can, the organization of a study tour to learn experience of fruit tree models in the localities of Son La province is to create appropriate policies and mechanism to continue encouraging cooperatives and households producing and trading fruit trees in Long An province to have more knowledge and apply it in practice, contributing to value increase and sustainable development in the future.
The delegation of Long An province visits a dairy farm in Moc Chau district
On the same day, the delegation visited Chimi strawberry farm and dairy farm in Moc Chau, Son La province. This is the largest strawberry farm with technology in the North of Vietnam. This place is blessed with a cool climate all year round, creating favorable conditions for strawberry plants to grow and develop./.
Reported by Huynh Phong
Translated by Lan Vy
|28/11/2019 2:00 CH||Đã ban hành|
|Long An: Border areas continued to strengthen and control to prevent and fight against Covid-19||Long An: Border areas continued to strengthen and control to prevent and fight against Covid-19|
On July 28, 2020, the Provincial People's Committee issued an emergency dispatch on continuing to strengthen the tight control of border areas to prevent and control Covid-19. Accordingly, the Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee requests:
1. The Provincial Border Guard Command hosts and coordinates with the Provincial Military Command, Health Department, Provincial ublic Security, Long An Customs Department, Provincial Market Management Department, People's Committees of districts: Duc Hue, Thanh Hoa, Moc Hoa, Vinh Hung, Tan Hung and Kien Tuong town continue to strengthen the strict control of border areas in the province, especially trails and openings, not allowing import cases of illegal entry into Vietnam (including waterways and roads) in order to completely prevent the source of disease from invading from outside and spreading to the community.
2. The provincial Military Command and the of Health Department shall coordinate with functional agencies to intensify the inspection and supervision of the prevention and control of Covid-19 cross-infection in concentrated isolation areas in the province.
3. The provincial pulic security shall assume the prime responsibility and coordinate with the localities and concerned agencies and units in immediately implementing the following contents:
3.1. Direct local police to strengthen strict management of temporary residence, temporary absence and residence in the area.
3.2. Strengthening the strict management of foreigners allowed to work and stay in the locality, especially production and business establishments, schools, hotels ...; at the same time, directing the review, making a list and strictly handling cases of foreigners coming to reside and illegally stay in the province.
3.3. Mobilize the masses to coordinate and provide information related to cases of illegal entry to promptly strictly handle violations. To promptly detect and strictly handle cases of giving untruthful and untrue information on the situation of Covid epidemic -19, causing confusion in the public opinion.
Based on the above directions, heads of concerned agencies and units urgently and seriously implement this issues./.
Reported by TH
Translated by NT
|30/07/2020 3:00 CH||Đã ban hành|
|No local infections of coronavirus in Vietnam for 95 straight days||No local infections of coronavirus in Vietnam for 95 straight days|
Vietnam marked the 95th straight day without community transmission of the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 on July 20 morning, and there were also no new infection cases overnight to report, said the national steering committee for COVID-19 prevention and control.
A health worker checks body temperature for a foreigner quarantined at a hotel in Vinh Yen city of Vinh Phuc province (Photo: VNA)
Up to 243 of the 382 confirmed patients are imported cases who were quarantined upon arrival.
Meanwhile, 357 patients or 93.2 percent have recovered from the disease, and there are no related deaths.
Most of the 26 remainders are in stable condition, including seven negative for the virus once and four others at least twice.
There are 11,697 people having close contact with confirmed cases or coming from pandemic-hit areas in quarantine at present, including 141 in hospitals, 10,486 in other quarantine sites, and 1,070 at home or accommodation facilities./.
|21/07/2020 9:00 SA||Đã ban hành|
|Long An Public Administration Service Center: Satisfaction rate is over 98%||Long An Public Administration Service Center: Satisfaction rate is over 98%|
On July 5, Long An Public Administration Service Center held the Staff conference for the first 6 months of 2019.
At the conference
In the first 6 months of the year, Long An Public Administration Service Center received 44,855 documents of 19 departments and branches, including 2,381 documents solved behind schedule and 42,474 new documents.
To be more specific, 8,195 records were received and returned by public postal service (accounting for 18.27 percent); 779 records were received on the online public service portal (accounting for 1.74 percent); 1,111 documents were received directly on the software of the Ministry of Planning and Investment; and 5,629 applications were received on the software of the Ministry of Transport.
In 41,111 solved documents, there were 16,110 documents solved before schedule (accounting for 39.19 percent), 24.885 documents solved on schedule (accounting for 60.53 percent), and 116 documents solved behind schedule (accounting for 0.28 percent). The total fee collected from 19 departments and branches was over VND 8.48 billion.
The center received 1,645 reviews of staff receiving and returning results. In which, satisfied votes were 1,614 (accounting for 98.12 percent), average votes were 16 (accounting for 0.97 percent) and dissatisfied votes were 15 (accounting for 0.91 percent).
Besides, in the first 6 months of the year, the website portal implemented 1,876 news and translated 102 news into English.
In the last 6 months of the year, the center will continue to complete activities after consolidation; coordinate with departments and branches that have administrative procedures to be implemented at the center; increase the rate of documents solved before and on schedule as well as minimize the rate of documents solved behind schedule; and organize training courses to improve communication skills with customers for staff at the center and district-level Public Administrative service centers, etc.
At the conference, the center also approved the drafts of Working Regulations and Internal Expenditures Regulations./.
|06/07/2019 5:00 CH||Đã ban hành|
|Ben Luc cooperates in inspecting and propagating for enterprises to proactively prevent Covid-19||Ben Luc cooperates in inspecting and propagating for enterprises to proactively prevent Covid-19|
On February 12, Director of the Department of Labor - Invalids and Social Affairs - Nguyen Hong Mai and representatives of some departments, agencies and agencies of Long An province inspected the prevention and control of acute respiratory disease caused by the new strain of novel Coronavirus (Covid-19) in Ben Luc district, especially enterprises that have Chinese.
Up to February 12, Ben Luc district has managed 295 foreigners, including 162 Chinese. Under the direction of the District People's Committee, the Health and Police sectors have strengthened the inspection of epidemic prevention and control, especially in the enterprises. Accordingly, the enterprises that have Chinese should proactively manage, quarantine and strictly implement epidemic prevention and control methods. In addition, the district has widely propagated to the people through various forms of epidemic prevention.
According to district authorities, the forced quarantine of Chinese in the enterprises has still faced many difficulties, few enterprises have implemented well the quarantine. Some enterprises, especially those located outside the industrial zones and clusters, have not yet been completely and safely quarantined because most Chinese are business owners and experts. In addition, the enterprises in the industrial parks and clusters have cooperated well with authorities in reporting on Chinese. However, the enterprises outside the industrial zones and clusters have been still afraid to report this situation.
After working with the District People's Committee, the mission supervised the epidemic prevention in 2 enterprises that have Chinese, including Jia Tai Footwear Vietnam Co., Ltd. (Luong Binh commune, with more than 220 workers and 11 ones from Taiwan, China) and Long Thinh Viet Co., Ltd. (Phuc Long Industrial Park, with more than 50 workers and 5 Chinese).
At the enterprises, the mission inspected the quarantine under the guidance of the Ministry of Health and asked them to quarantine Chinese in accordance with regulations to avoid meeting other workers or coming to the factory during the time of quarantine. At the same time, the enterprises should provide masks; arrange handwashing facilities with soap and antibacterial dry hand sanitizer for their workers.
Ms. Nguyen Hong Mai said that Ben Luc was proactive in the epidemic prevention and control. The districts and communes, towns should check and propagate the epidemic prevention and control to the enterprises that have Chinese./.
|13/02/2020 2:00 CH||Đã ban hành|
|Works to celebrate 10-year-old Tan An city||Works to celebrate 10-year-old Tan An city|
According to Tan An city People's Committee of Long An province, the works are focused on speeding up to celebrate its 10th anniversary of establishment with emulation movements.
the work of the ring road channel embankment (section from Nguyen Thong road to
Vam Co Tay River) was started on July 9, 2018, with total investment over 42.3
billion VND. Up to now, the basic works have completed all items, expected to
be put into use on August 15, 2019.
work of repairing Hung Vuong Avenue (section from National Highway 1 to Nguyen
Dinh Chieu street) started at the end of May 5, 2019, with a total investment
of 14.9 billion VND, it is expected to be completed before August 15, 2019.
The Clock Tower work at Vo Van Tan
Park of ward 2 has started leveling the ground site for planting grass; items
to decorate green areas around bridges of Bao Dinh, Truong Dinh and Duc; the
embankment area of Phan Van Dat street is continuing to be embellished; and so
city invested and completed the Clock Tower work at the roundabout of Vo Van
Tan and Nguyen Trung Truc; Crystal Ball work with LED lighting at stadium
The Crystal Ball work with LED
lighting at stadium roundabout
the provincial People's Committee agreed on the policy for the city to invest
in 2 works of highlight in the roundabout of ward 4 and ward 5, and the city is
implementing the procedures prescribed to implement the project in the soonest
addition, the city People's Committee directed the Urban Management Division,
the Office of Culture and Information, the People's Committee of communes and
wards to concentrate on organizing inspection troops, handling urban order,
building and cleaning sanitation and embellishing routes in the city to ensure
urban landscape and beauty./.
|13/08/2019 5:00 CH||Đã ban hành|
|Number of newly-established enterprises tops 13,400 in August||Number of newly-established enterprises tops 13,400 in August|
There were some 13,400 new enterprises established during August with total registered capital of 288.8 trillion VND (12.45 billion USD) and 96,300 jobs, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
Illustrative image (Photo: VNA)
The figures represent increases of 1.5 percent, 20.7 percent, and 5.4 percent, respectively, against July, the office said.
The average registered capital of each enterprise was 21.6 billion VND, up 18.9 percent against July and 59.2 percent year-on-year.
The office reported that 4,775 businesses resumed operations in the month, down 1.3 percent month-on-month but up 200 percent compared to the same period last year.
The number of companies registering to temporarily cease operations was down 8 percent month-on-month but up a substantial 158.5 percent year-on-year, reaching 3,102. Some 3,424 enterprises were waiting for dissolution procedures, increases of 11.6 percent and 63.4 percent, respectively. As many as 1,416 firms completed such procedures, down 5.9 percent and up 9.3 percent.
The number of new enterprises fell 2 percent in the first eight months of the year, to 88,700, while enterprises resuming their operations were up 27.9 percent.
Additional capital of existing enterprises included, the total amount of capital injected into the national economy in the eight-month period reached 3.21 quadrillion VND, up 16.8 percent against the same period last year.
Of the new enterprises, 1,697 are in agro-forestry-fishery, up 30 percent year on year, more than 26,300 are in industry and construction, up 7.7 percent, and 60,600 are in services, down 6.3 percent.
Sectors such as electricity, water and gas production and distribution, science and technology, consultation services, designing, advertising, and mining saw increasing numbers of new enterprises.
The numbers of businesses waiting to complete dissolution procedures or completing them in the period was down 5.9 percent and 1.9 percent, respectively.
Some 30,600 businesses are not operating at registered addresses, up 39.3 percent year-on-year, the office reported./.
|03/09/2020 9:00 SA||Đã ban hành|
|Long An’s environment agency organizes online dialogue with residents||Long An’s environment agency organizes online dialogue with residents|
The Department of Natural Resources and Environment of the Mekong Delta province of Long An has just organized an online dialogue with local residents and enterprises.
At the dialogue
At the dialogue, the department recorded and answered ten questions focusing on the field of land such as granting certificates to land users, introducing procedures for land-use purpose changes, transferring land use rights and so on. In addition, there were some questions regarding the environment and minerals.
This activity aims to improve the Provincial Competitiveness Index (PCI) in the natural resources and environment sector. It is held regularly and attracts the participation of the department, residents and enterprises in an attempt to quickly cope with various difficulties, identify shortcomings in mechanisms and policies so that the authorities can propose some feasible solutions to minimize weaknesses./.
|08/11/2018 5:00 SA||Đã ban hành|
|Long An provincial leaders paid a working session with US entrepreneur delegation||Long An provincial leaders paid a working session with US entrepreneur delegation|
On morning of 4th November, the Deputy Mayor of Sacramento, California State – Mr. Allen Warren, and some US entrepreneurs paid a working visit and understood the investment environment in Long An Province.
Deputy Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee – Nguyen Van Duoc received and worked with US entrepreneurs
Vice Chairman of Long An Provincial People's Committee, Mr. Nguyen Van Duoc, and representatives of the concerned departments and industries received and worked with the Delegation.
At the working session, the Vice Chairman of the People's Committees, Mr. Nguyen Van Duoc, expressed his happiness to welcome the Deputy Mayor of Sacramento City. He also gave a brief introduction to the Delegation about the outstanding socio-economic, politic and cultural achievements obtained by Long An in the past time.
He unveiled that a significant clean land fund is available at the province and willingly to appeal investments in various fields, which priority is applied for hi-tech agriculture; clean energy and solar panels. He committed to always offer the favorable conditions for the investors.
Vice Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee, Nguyen Van Duoc, welcomes Mr. Allen Warren to visit Long An province.
At the ceremony, Mr. Allen Warren – Deputy Mayor of Scaramento City delivered the sincere thanks for the warm and friendly reception of Long An Provincial leaders. He wished to look for the opportunities to invest and exchange the education and culture, especially in the fields of agriculture in Long An in particular and Vietnam in general.
Reported by Hung Dung
Translated by NT
|04/11/2016 4:00 CH||Đã ban hành|
|Long An cooperates with Loc Troi Group on the development of the value chain of rice and fruit trees||Long An cooperates with Loc Troi Group on the development of the value chain of rice and fruit trees|
On August 27, the Long An Provincial People's Committee and Loc Troi Group Joint Stock Company signed a cooperation agreement to develop the rice value chain, the program of association and development of a new type of cooperative associated with the construction of rice and fruit trees raw material areas, developing cooperatives, cooperative groups and Farmers Club, to supply agricultural services, especially hi-tech agricultural services.
Long An Provincial People's Committee and Loc Troi Group Joint Stock Company signed a cooperation agreement
Accordingly, the content and objectives of the cooperation include support for strengthening quality and establishing new cooperatives, supporting people; capital, finance; machinery and services; advanced production process; to build brands for agricultural products, and at the same time support cooperatives in finding markets for agricultural products. The cooperation period is from 2020 to 2024.
Accordingly, the People's Committee of Long An province established a working group to implement the coordination program; creating all conditions for investment procedures so that Loc Troi Group can deploy programs and projects; legal support for the group to access capital sources and other supports in a timely manner; to ensure the interests of the corporation to enjoy the investment promotion policies of the central and the province.
The province also supports Loc Troi Group in building rice value chains; to form material zones in the form of association with farmers associated with building at least 100 new-type cooperatives producing standard rice and fruit trees, establishing cooperatives producing rice and fruit trees branded and qualified for export. At the same time, building the infrastructure system to the fence of the enterprise's project on the basis of applying the current policies of the central and local government, ensuring the implementation of current regulations and in accordance with the resources of the local budget.
For Loc Troi Group Joint Stock Company will prepare the documents and procedures as prescribed to proceed with the legal order and procedures to complete the investment project, project implementation plan. The company will establish a Coordination Team, coordinate with local agricultural units to develop a comprehensive cooperative action program based on technical activities and integration, linked with local programs on production, application of high technology and trade. In addition, the company will build and complete the contents of coordination activities, specific work plans for 2020, orientations for the following years, the contents of the cooperation agreement.
Reported by Tan Loc
Translated by NT
|28/08/2020 8:00 SA||Đã ban hành|
|Long An steps up regional connectivity, consumption market expansion||Long An steps up regional connectivity, consumption market expansion|
Trade connectivity and promotion activities among Long An province, HCMC and adjacent provinces are estimated to more and more develop and positively impact goods production of farmers and businesses who have made qualified products meeting domestic and foreign market demand.
Banana products of Huy Long An Company at a fair hosted recently
Statistics by the agricultural industry show that Long An farmers produce over 180,000 tons of vegetables, 300,000 tons of fruits, over 72,000 tons of meat and 160 million chicken eggs a year on average.
Determining neighboring HCMC to be the major consumption market, the provincial Department of Industry and Trade has focused on trade connectivity. Last year, it signed an industry and trade development cooperation agreement in the phase of 2016-2020.
Implementing the agreement, the agency invited cooperatives to attend a provincial delegation to work with Saigon Trading Corporation (Satra), Vissan Joint Stock Company and Saigon Union of Trading Cooperatives (Saigon Co.op) to build goods supply chain and find stable consumption sources.
The department has supplied information of 34 establishments producing vegetables and fruit meeting safe standards and VietGAP quality standards to supply Satra and Saigon Co.op, worked with Ben Luc district People's Committee to organize a lemon consumption workshop. After the workshop, seven establishments and cooperatives have won contracts to supply lemon for distribution businesses.
Safe vegetables have had foothold in the market and that is result of many trade promotion events by the agency including safe farm produce fairs in Dong Ho restaurant, Le Van Tam park and Le Thi Rieng park in HCMC. Through the fairs, some businesses and cooperatives had accessed HCMC consumers and wholesale businesses to advertise their products.
Asides from that the agency has facilitated 14 firms and cooperatives' attendance in the supply and demand connectivity conference among HCMC and other provinces and cities in 2017 to showcase outstanding products of the province.
Director of the department Le Minh Duc said that goods consumption promotion and connectivity activities have been more and more efficient for the last past, creating stable consumption sources for products of businesses and cooperatives in the province and opportunities for relevant sides to connect together, take goods to distribution system and expand the market to neighboring nations such as Laos, Cambodia, Myanmar and China.
Stalls of businesses from Long An province attract lot of Cambodian visitors and customers at a fair in Phnom Penh, Cambodia
"Friendship, cooperation and development" is the theme of the expo in Phnom Penh on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relation establishment between Vietnam and Cambodia and Vietnam-Cambodia friendship year 2017.
The expo introduced socio economic development situation and results of the two countries with the attendance of 120 Vietnamese and about 30 Cambodian firms. Stalls of businesses from Long An province attracted lot of Cambodian visitors and shoppers, showcasing lemon, dragon fruits and LED tube lights. Businesses and cooperatives signed lot of commercial contracts with firms in Phnom Penh.
The Department of Industry and Trade has created conditions for busisnesses to participate in 15 expos nationwide and 14 Vietnamese market days taking Vietnamese goods to rural, border areas, industrial parks and zones; worked with the Ministry of Industry and Trade to build trade connectivity programs between Vietnamese rice export firms and Chinese companies. That is a chance for the two sides to introduce and advertise their products and intensify trade cooperation relations and rice export in the upcoming time.
Mr. Duc said that last year the agency consulted the provincial People's Committee on organizing delegations to Vietnamese Cao Bang province and Baise city, Guangxi province, China to boost agricultural, commercial and industrial cooperation.
This year, the department will continue implementing supply-demand connectivity and trade promotion activities to expand consumption market especially in HCMC, northern provinces and cities and mini supermarkets in high class apartment blocks; and build brand names for products such as seedless lemon and dragon fruit.
In addition, the agency has worked with the People's Committee of Tan An city to organize safe farm produce fairs, introducing clean and safe products to consumers and calling on businesses to invest in large commercial and service projects in the province./.
|15/02/2018 3:00 CH||Đã ban hành|
|Long An: Consumer Price Index in May increased by 0.34%||Long An: Consumer Price Index in May increased by 0.34%|
Consumer Price Index (CPI) in May 2018 in Long An province increased 0.34% over the previous month, up 3.09% over the same period last year.
Compared to the previous month, Among 11 major commodity and service groups have increased in price indexes: Traffic has the highest increase of 1.54%; beverages and cigarettes rose 1.2%; food and catering services rose by 0.33%; housing, utilities, fuel and building materials rose 0.21%; equipment and household appliances by 0.13%; garment, footwear and footwear rose by 0.06%; Other goods and services increased by 0.06%. Culture, entertainment and tourism decreased by 0.11%. Three groups of stabilizers: drugs and medical services, telecommunications and education.
Main reasons for increasing CPI: Petrol, oil price increased 3.05%, oil increased 4.96%, gas price increased 2.31% according to the world market; pork prices rose by 1.14% after the devaluation, fresh vegetables by 3.2%, etc. Also, there are some reasons to curb CPI: the price of some foods such as beef reduced 0.53%, eggs decreased 2.68%, some fruits fell due to the harvest season.
Reported by Dinh Huy
Translated by Lan Vy
|30/05/2018 4:00 CH||Đã ban hành|
|Long An Party Committee Portal officially opened||Long An Party Committee Portal officially opened|
In order to meet the political mission requirements in the new situation, after a period of upgrading and pilot testing, the Long An Party Committee Portal was opened and operated officially at 7:30 a.m, July 15, 2020, with the domain name www.longan.dcs.vn
Long An Party Committee Portal
The Editorial Board of the Long An Party Committee Portal is pleased to announce widely to all officials, party members and people of all classes in the province to know and access to view news that reflects all activities of the province, Party Committees, socio-political organizations; information on the Party's guidelines and resolutions, the State's policies and laws, and the guidance and exchange of professional work for the Party and mass organizations./.
|20/07/2020 2:00 CH||Đã ban hành|
|Long An Provincial People's Council prepares for organization of 19th meeting||Long An Provincial People's Council prepares for organization of 19th meeting|
On March 16, Vice Chairman of Long An Provincial People's Council - Mai Van Nhieu chaired a meeting to review the general situation delegate groups’activities in the first quarter and prepare to organize the 19th meeting.
In the first quarter of 2020, delegate groups of the provincial People's Council received 391 opinions and petitions sent to the provincial Standing People's Council to classify, summarize and transfer the provincial People's Committee and relevant functional agencies to consider and solve; perform well in meeting citizens at the candidate locations.
In addition, the delegate groups actively participated in preparing the content and successfully completed the tasks at the 17th meeting (the regular meeting at the end of 2019), the 18th session (extraordinary meeting); implemented social activities on the occasion of the Lunar New Year.
However, according to the assessment of the provincial People's Council, activities of the delegate groups have still faced some difficulties and limitations, especially the meeting with voters, the monitoring and supervision of functional agencies in dealing with voters' petitions and long-standing urgent problems in the localities.
Vice Chairman of the Provincial People's Council - Mai Van Nhieu required the delegate groups to perform well before and during the 19th session, especially meeting with the local authorities where they stand for election and discuss, contribute the meeting content.
He asked each delegate to continue promoting their responsibilities and making time for activities of the People's Council. Delegate groups should actively monitor urgent problems arising in the localities and the implementation of resolutions of the provincial People's Council./.
|17/03/2020 8:00 SA||Đã ban hành|
|YP Long An Co.,Itd||YP Long An Co.,Itd|
YP Long An Co.,Itd
|13/10/2016 11:00 SA||Đã ban hành|
|Long An strengthened to review and withdraw 15 investment projects||Long An strengthened to review and withdraw 15 investment projects|
Information from the Department of Planning and Investment, under the direction of the Provincial People's Committee, from the beginning of 2020 until now, the Department coordinated with many related units to regularly meet investors, urge and inspect to speed up the progress infrastructure investment, especially in industrial parks and complexes.
Vice Chairman of Long An Provincial People's Committee - Nguyen Van Ut checked the progress of investment in IDICO Industrial Park, Huu Thanh Commune, Duc Hoa
At the same time, the Department continues to review and adjust the land use planning, check and inspect the environment, regularly check the investment progress of projects and handle many violations. Especially, in the first 4 months of the year, the province has decided to withdraw and terminate the operation of 7 foreign investment projects (FDI) with a total registered investment capital of 5.4 million USD and 8 domestic investment projects (DDI) with a capital of 226 billion VND.
In the past 4 months, Long An has 440 newly established enterprises with a total registered capital of about 4,308 billion VND (compared with the same period of 19% in the number of newly established enterprises, down 46% in registered capital). Up to now, there are 11,796 enterprises operating in the province with a total registered capital of 308,389 billion VND.
Also in the past 4 months, Long An has attracted and granted 75 new FDI and DDI projects. In which, there are 41 DDI projects with newly registered investment capital of 6.515 billion VND and 10 projects increasing capital of 2,251 billion VND. Up to now, Long An has 1,953 DDI projects with a registered capital of 230,300 billion VND.
In the first 4 months, Long An granted 34 new FDI projects with investment capital of 224 million USD. Up to now, there are 1,053 FDI projects in the province, with registered capital of 6,449 million USD. In which, 585 projects in operation accounted for 55.5% of the total project and total investment capital of 3,624 million USD, accounting for 56.1% of the total registered capital.
Reported by Mai Huong
Translated by NT
|12/05/2020 8:00 SA||Đã ban hành|
|Can Duoc lures many industrial park projects||Can Duoc lures many industrial park projects|
Recently, Can Duoc district of Long An province has attracted many industrial park projects.
The establishment of many industrial parks has created jobs for local laborers
The industrial production value of Can Duoc district reached more than 22,000 billion VND, reaching 90 percent of the plan. The district has 2 operating industrial parks. Accordingly, Cau Tram Industrial Park (96.4 hectares) has 38 companies, its occupancy rate is 100 percent. Thuan Dao - Ben Luc Industrial Park in Long Dinh Commune (189.8 hectares) has 42 companies, its occupancy rate is 90 percent.
Phuoc Dong Industrial Park and Port (143.3 hectares) has completed over 60 percent of infrastructure and continues to invest fully under the direction of the Provincial People's Committee. Phuc Long industrial park (expanded) in Long Dinh - Phuoc Van commune (322.5 hectares) has carried out land procedures to submit to the Prime Minister for the policy of changing the purpose of rice cultivation land.
In addition, the district also has 7 industrial clusters that complete site clearance, infrastructure and receive secondary investors into operation; 2 industrial clusters that have the policy of changing the purpose of rice cultivation land of the Prime Minister and are in the process of site clearance; and 8 industrial clusters that have had the investment policy decision of the provincial People's Committee and are submitting to the Prime Minister for changing the purpose of using rice land.
The district strives to achieve a production value of over 27,000 billion VND by 2020, an increase of 21 percent compared to 2019. At the same time, the district coordinated with provincial departments and branches to focus on inspecting in order to promptly solve difficulties in production and business activities, compensation clearance, suspended or inefficient projects. The district creates favorable conditions in attracting investment and constructing the infrastructure of industrial clusters to increase the occupancy rate of industrial parks and clusters; cooperates with the province to promote the operation of Long Son, Long Huu Dong and Long Huu Tay industrial clusters.
Besides, based on the district's socio-economic development planning to 2020 and vision to 2030, the district People's Committee adjusts, supplements and completes the plans to mobilize and use resources to promote rapid and sustainable economic development following to the structure of industry - trade, service - agriculture, urban development and environmental protection./.
|19/11/2019 4:00 CH||Đã ban hành|
|Companies sign economic contracts at the Rice Festival ||Companies sign economic contracts at the Rice Festival |
On the evening of June 20th, the Organizing Committee of the Rice Festival and the High-tech Agricultural Products Exhibition in the Mekong Delta held the closing ceremony and awarded the participating units.
The Organizing Committee rewards the participating units in the organization, companion, and exhibition at the Festival
Customers visit the exhibition booths
Over 6 days of festival, there was about 1,000 visitors per day. In addition to promoting product brand, many enterprises also signed business cooperation contracts here. Namely, Long An Machinery Industry JSC signed contracts worth over VND 6 billion, Ita Rice JSC (Long An) found two distributing agents, K7 Company (Dak Lak province) found two distributing agents; Viet Son Engineering JSC and Hitachi Distributor signed the product supply contract.
In addition, many other unites also met and exchanged of the sectors that they are doing to com business cooperation in the future./
Reported by Mai Huong
Translated by Lan Vy
|21/06/2018 5:00 CH||Đã ban hành|
|The Thai Consul General in Ho Chi Minh City paid a courtesy visit to the leaders of Long An province||The Thai Consul General in Ho Chi Minh City paid a courtesy visit to the leaders of Long An province|
On September 22, the Thai Consul General in Ho Chi Minh City - Apirat Sugondhabhirom, paid a courtesy visit to the leaders of Long An province. Deputy Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee, Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee - Tran Van Can and leaders of a number of provincial departments and branches met with the delegation.
Deputy Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee, Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee - Tran Van Can (right) presented a souvenir to the Thai Consulate General in Ho Chi Minh City - Apirat Sugondhabhirom
Over the past time, the cooperation and friendship between Vietnam - Thailand in general and Long An - Thailand in particular have been strengthened and developed in many fields, especially goods import and export activities and services, cultural - arts exchange, education, tourism, etc.
Thailand is currently in the top 10 of 37 countries and territories with a large investment value of the province with 22 business projects and the total investment capital of nearly 300 million USD.
Mr. Apirat Sugondhabhirom thanked the leaders of Long An Province for creating conditions for him to have impressive and effective meeting and exchange. At the same time, he said that this visit to Long An aims to learn more about the potentials and strengths of the province to encourage Thai partners and businesses to invest in Long An as well as introduce some modern products, equipment which can be applied in agricultural production.
Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee - Tran Van Can and Thai Consulate General in Ho Chi Minh City - Apirat Sugondhabhirom took souvenir photos with the delegation
Mr. Tran Van Can also hopes that in the coming time, Mr. Apirat Sugondhabhirom will continue to be a bridge to further promote the cooperation between the province and Thai investors, especially in strengthening cultural and people exchange activities, cooperation in the field of industry. Thereby, contributing to promoting the good traditional friendship between Vietnam and Thailand to a new higher level./.
Reported by Huu Bang
Translated by Lan Vy
|23/09/2019 10:00 SA||Đã ban hành|
|National Assembly continues online discussions on bills||National Assembly continues online discussions on bills|
The ninth session of the 14th National Assembly continued its third online working day in Hanoi on May 22 under the chair of NA Vice Chairman Uong Chu Luu.
Chairman of the NA's Committee for Legal Affairs Hoang Thanh Tung reports at the event (Photo: VNA)
In the morning, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh presented a proposal on the draft law on international agreements. Chairman of the NA's Committee for External Relations Nguyen Van Giau later presented a verification report on the draft law.
Afterwards, NA Secretary General and Head of the NA Office Nguyen Hanh Phuc delivered a proposal on the parliament's planned supervisory programme for 2021.
Chairman of the NA's Committee for Legal Affairs Hoang Thanh Tung presented the NA Standing Committee's proposal on a planned law and ordinance building programme for 2021 and revisions to this year's law and ordinance building programme. Afterwards, the legislators engaged in online discussions on these matters.
In the afternoon, Minister of Justice Le Thanh Long presented a proposal on amending and supplementing some articles of the law on handling administrative violations. Chairman of the NA's Committee for Legal Affairs Hoang Thanh Tung presented a verification report on this bill.
Tung then presented the NA Standing Committee's report on amendments and supplements to the draft law revising and supplementing several articles of the law on promulgation of legal documents. The legislators then conducted online debates on the bill.
On May 23, the NA will continue online discussions on proposals on some bills on immigration, the pilot of urban administration in central Da Nang city and other particular policies, as well as amendments and supplements to some articles of the law on construction./.
|24/05/2020 9:00 SA||Đã ban hành|