After 9 years of building new countryside, the rural face of Thanh Mien district has markedly changed with outstanding socio-economic development results.
Authorized by the President, the provincial Party Committee Secretary Pham Xuan Thang awarded the Third-class Labor Medal to the Party Committee and the people of Thanh Mien district
Speaking at the ceremony of receiving the certificate of recognition as meeting New Countryside standards in 2019 and the Third-class Labor Medal on 31st December 2020, Mr. Pham Xuan Thang, the provincial Party Committee Secretary, affirmed that Thanh Mien district has an important position and role in the development strategy orientation of the province; proposed that the district fully exploit its strengths to create differentiated values. The district is an academic land with many distinguished and loyal leaders of the country; the best natural beauty spot of Stork Island; the land fund available for developing high-tech industries and supporting industries; the increasingly perfect transport system, opening up new development trunk roads. Based on the available potentials, the district should urgently review, revise and adjust the regional planning, the development orientation towards 2030, vision to 2050 to integrate them into the general planning of the province.
Mr. Pham Xuan Thang, Secretary of the provincial Party Committee noted that Thanh Mien district must thoroughly grasp the viewpoint of building a new countryside with a starting point, without an ending point. It is necessary to have more plans and construction projects to build new countryside in the next stage towards improving the quality of implementation of the achieved criteria; to clearly define the progress, resources and responsibility of building a specific new countryside for each individual commune, targeting towards the goal "modern countryside, civilized farmers, sustainable agriculture". In order to achieve this goal, the district needs a specific orientation to strictly manage the process of urbanizing the countryside. Building advanced new countryside, model new countryside with urban-like criteria but not urban ...
At the ceremony, per procuration of the President and the Prime Minister, Party Secretary Pham Xuan Thang awarded the Third-class Labor Medal and the Certificate of Recognition as New Countryside to the Party Committee, the government and the people of Thanh Mien district.
After 9 years of building new countryside, the rural face of Thanh Mien district has markedly changed with outstanding socio-economic development results. The district began to build new countryside with a modest starting point, in 2011, on average, each commune reached only 5.88 criteria, the poverty rate was high (11.3%) and the average income per capita was low (VND 13.2 million). By 2019, the district completed building new countryside at district level. By 2020, the poverty rate decreased to 1.7% and the per capita income reached VND 57 million. The district is striving to have 9 communes meeting advanced new countryside standards, 2 communes meeting model new countryside standards in 2025.