On the morning of August 21, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and leaders of central ministries and agencies worked with key leaders of the province of Tay Ninh.
Tay Ninh has a geographical location and natural conditions are very favorable for socio-economic development: there is almost no storm, flooding or cold; flat land, fertile; It has a trans-Asia road and a 240 km long border that connects to two international border ports, a gateway to trade exchanges and economic development cooperation with Cambodia and the ASEAN region.
As far as socio-economic development is concerned, the province has implemented and implemented the mechanisms and policies of the central government in time to successfully implement the tasks and solutions of the economic development plan. – The state budget in 2018. The investment projects are encouraged, facilitated implementation. The business environment continues to improve. Investments yielded positive results, 4.4 times higher in the same period. Budget revenue should be consistent with the spending tasks according to the estimates. Cultural, social, health, education, employment, social security and social welfare are guaranteed.
At the meeting, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc stressed that Tay Ninh has many conditions for socio-economic development, where national defense and security are not only maintained for the direct but also for the long term.
Over time, the province has achieved a lot in socio-economic development, poverty reduction, job creation, social order and security. The province has developed many production models with good practices, opening up new periods, and increasing the value of organic farming. The PM proposed to the province to study and replicate these effective models in the near future.
In addition, Tay Ninh should pay particular attention to the fight against smuggling and trade fraud via the border. Together with economic development, the province must pay attention to maintaining a sustainable ecological environment for people, especially the forest environment. In addition, the province continues to expand the deep processing models and other production and service items; By 2020, Tay Ninh will balance the regular expenses without central subsidies. "Tay Ninh should become a role model for the production and processing of high-quality agricultural products of the country, a model to go up, enriched by agriculture," – suggested Prime Minister.
During the meeting, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc instructed the ministries and agencies involved to propose mechanisms and policies to create the most favorable conditions for Tay Ninh with specific plans in the spirit of effective use. Capital of the country, through which resources for the deployment of projects to upgrade infrastructure; Attaching importance to the task of socio-economic development combined with safeguarding national defense and security in the border areas.
The Prime Minister proposed to the Ministry of Transport and Communications in September to approve the government's plan for the feasibility of the road to Ho Chi Minh City-Moc Bai, with a view to a ground expansion plan. As a result, the Ho Chi Minh City – Moc Bai highway will be deployed from various sources from 2019. With regard to the Go Dau – Xa Mat road, the prime minister of Tay Ninh province will be the investor. propose appropriate mechanisms for implementation.
* During the mission in Tay Ninh province on the same day, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan visited Phuc and worked with officials and employees of sugar cane companies in Thanh Long district, Chau Thanh district.
The farm has an area of 1,000ha of raw materials, with mechanization, automation being used in production. Farmers have worked together with the cooperative to grow sugar cane, to bring stable income for the farmers and to guarantee raw materials for sugar factories.
Working with civil servants, workers, the premier appreciated the farm has applied modern production model, both mechanized and applied the performance of industrial revolution 4.0, large-scale production with synchronous infrastructure, connecting farmers and cooperatives. In this way, high sugar cane yield, good quality, superior efficiency compared with small production, produce high-quality organic sugar, suitable for the needs of domestic and foreign markets.
The Prime Minister instructed the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development to study this model to develop experiences in the promotion of hi-tech agriculture and to form a value chain in the sugar industry with a large and modern scale. very competitive.
On the same day, the Prime Minister visited the Tanifood Agricultural Product Processing Factory. This is a project that is owned by Lavifood. The project started in mid-2017 on an area of 15 ha, invested 1,500 billion VND, including the production line for fruit and fresh fruit, heat treatment with modern technology of the world and product to foreign markets. It is expected that the plant will be in operation from 20 to 1818 and consume 500 tons of raw materials per day with mango, pineapple and dragon fruit.
Reported to the Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and the delegation, said factory leaders, this is the value chain model from production to consumption. The plant is expected to sign export contracts worth approximately US $ 100 million.
With regard to major development orientations of Tanifood, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc emphasized that agricultural development in the country is still high, especially in the context of demand for organic agricultural products, advanced technology. The Prime Minister asked the Tay Ninh authorities to assist farmers in preparing raw materials for the plant, avoiding the fact that the plant was built without raw materials for use. At the same time, stable prices for farmers must be guaranteed.
* On the occasion of working in Tay Ninh, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc visited gifts to the hero Phan Van Dien (Muoi Thuong), the former security official of Tay Ninh province, known for his forces. and overseas with three murders of Ngo Dinh Diem, captured by the enemy, imprisoned by many prisons.