THE GOVERNMENT
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SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF VIET NAM
Independence - Freedom - Happiness
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No: 05/2001/NQ-CP
Hanoi, May 24, 2001
 
RESOLUTION
ON A NUMBER OF ADDITIONAL SOLUTIONS TO EXECUTING THE 2001 ECONOMIC PLAN
The economic situation in the first four months of 2001 shows some positive changes and improvement in many respects compared to the same period last year. However, many difficulties remain, adversely affecting the realization of the socio-economic development targets in this year and the following years.
Industrial and agricultural production has achieved fairly quick quantitative growth but production cost is still high, and efficiency and competitiveness are still low; export has met with difficulties due to the drop of export prices of many merchandises, especially farm produce. Investment capital of the entire society remains low, especially investment in concentrated capital construction from the State budget and the investment credit of the State. Market prices have evolved in the direction of steep fall, affecting agricultural production and the life of farmers. The economic trend in the world and in the region is moving in an unfavorable direction, adversely affecting the economy of our country, especially export.
To overcome the above difficulties and limitations, and to well achieve the targets in the 2001 socio-economic development plan and create a fillip for development in the subsequent years, the Government lays down some additional solutions to executing the 2001 economic plan as follows:
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