THE PRIME MINISTER OF GOVERNMENT
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SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF VIET NAM
Independence - Freedom - Happiness
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No. 81/2007/QD-TTg

Hanoi, June 05, 2007

  DECISION

APPROVING THE MASTER PLAN ON SOCIO-ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT OF BINH DUONG PROVINCE UP TO 2020

THE PRIME MINISTER

Pursuant to the December 25, 2001 Law on Organization of the Government;

Pursuant to the Government's Decree No. 92/2006/ND-CP of September 7, 2006, on elaboration, approval and management of master plans on socio-economic development;

At the proposal of the Ministry of Planning and Investment and the People's Committee of Binh Duong province on the approval of the master plan on socio-economic development of Binh Duong province up to 2020,

 

DECIDES:

Article 1.- To approve the master plan on socio-economic development of Binh Duong province up to 2020 (referred to as the plan for short) with the following principal contents:

1. Development viewpoints

The master plan on socio-economic development of Binh Duong province up to 2020 aims to build Binh Duong province into one with fast and comprehensive economic development, ensuring economic growth and proper settlement of social affairs, hunger eradication and poverty alleviation and continuously improving the people's material and spiritual life.

To focus on taking advantage of the province's geographical location and its cooperation with other provinces in the southern key economic region and Ho Chi Minh City for socio-economic development.

On the basis of further administrative reforms, to actively intensify international integration, attract domestic and foreign investment capital and advanced technologies for development of key industries; to raise production scale and quality of key products and services based on the province's comparative advantages; to quickly create high-quality goods capable of penetrating into the world market (especially the ASEAN market) and, at the same time, attach importance to the domestic market, especially Ho Chi Minh City and provinces in the southern key economic region.

To increase economic efficiency in association with social development on the basis of making targeted investments. To prioritize investment in branches and domains with labor, natural resource and raw material advantages of surrounding provinces and areas in order to create jobs, improve productivity and increase income for people. To narrow the socio-economic gap between areas and between northern districts and southern districts of the province.

To build a synchronous infrastructure network with rational spatial arrangement. To pay special attention to developing a modern road system up to standards of advanced countries in the region and the world. To carry out industrial development in association with urban and service development with a view to boosting economic growth and sustainable development.

To closely combine socio-economic development with environmental protection. To make investment so as to raise economic efficiency of ecological gardens in Lai Thieu area and of ecological areas along Saigon river. To create landscape along the line of natural ecological balance and sustainable development.

To closely combine socio-economic development with the maintenance of defense and security in the locality.

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