THE GOVERNMENT
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SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF VIET NAM
Independence - Freedom - Happiness
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No: 02/2003/NQ-CP
Hanoi, January 17, 2003
 
RESOLUTION
ON A NUMBER OF MAJOR UNDERTAKINGS AND SOLUTIONS FOR THE PERFORMANCE OF THE 2003 SOCIO-ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT TASKS, WHICH REQUIRE CONCENTRATED DIRECTION
As 2003 is the "hinge" year of the current five-year plan (2001-2005), achievements and results to be recorded in 2003 will greatly contribute to the successful realization of the IXth Party National Congress’s Resolution.
In order to implement the resolutions of the second session of the XIth National Assembly on the 2003 State budget tasks and estimates, and concretize the already formulated undertakings and policies, the Government hereby ascertains a number of major undertakings and solutions which require concentrated direction in 2003 as follows:
I. ACCELERATION OF THE RESTRUCTURING AND RAISING OF THE EFFICIENCY AND COMPETITIVENESS OF THE ECONOMY
1. To accelerate the economic restructuring in order to step up the industrialization and modernization, thus adapting the economy to market demands and operation mechanism, bringing into full play its competitive advantages and unceasingly raising its efficiency.
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, the Ministry of Industry and the Ministry of Aquatic Resources shall take initiative in coordinating with and guiding the localities in carrying out the economic restructuring in agriculture and rural areas along the direction of creating areas for concentrated commodity production through specialized and intensive farming with high yield and quality, applying new scientific, technical and technological advances, raising the value ratio of husbandry, aquaculture and production and business services, reducing the value ratio of cultivation and diversifying production and business lines so as to raise the industrial production value in the rural economic structure.