The PRIME MINISTER'S DECISION approving the planning of the overall socio-economic development in the 1996-2000 period Tho the PRIME Government Organization Law base on September 30, 1992, the proposal of the Chairman the rabbit at the 825/CVUB on September 4, 1995 and the proposal of the Minister of planning and investment in no. 948/BKH-VPTĐ on December 28, 1995, decision: article 1. Approval of the master plan for socio-economic development in the 1996-2010 period Tho with the content as follows: i. development goals: building, developing the comprehensive, sustainable Tho about economics, culture, social security and defense, hit the only goal of economic growth, social progress is higher than the average level of the country , became a center of economy, culture of the Cuu Long River Delta.
II. Orientations and main tasks of socio-economic development: 1. The principal development: development of the market economy-oriented socialism tied to the market in the Mekong River Delta, Southeast market, country markets while expanding investment cooperation trading with foreign countries in an effective way. Social-economic development of the province can tho are consistent with the overall planning of the Mekong Delta and the strategy of economic development-society of the country, ensuring the harmonious relationship between economic development and social development, between the economic development and improve the ecological environment.
Exploitation potential, mobilization of resources, according to the investment objectives of each period to restructuring the economy towards industrialization and modernization. Development of production of goods agriculture in a comprehensive manner on the basis of intensive farming, applied technical progress, rural innovation. Accelerating the pace of industrial development and service to the profession soon have an important role in the economy of the whole region, and can tho in the Mekong River Delta. Development of the technical infrastructure and the system of the town, Cantho city is to create impetus for the economic and social development.
Development of the field of culture, society, raise the standard of living and level, ensure the manpower required for industrialization and modernization. Build social life increasingly civilized, secured for the people are supplying the services and welfare, especially the region of remote areas, the flood inundated, families in the land policy, the poor family.
2. The principal development mission: agricultural development: can tho are involved in the task of ensuring national food security. Continue tapping the potential of land in an efficient way, raise productivity, output and quality of agricultural products, especially rice, on the basis of appropriate crop layout-intensive, and expand the market. Build the region about horticulture, industrial crops and livestock aimed at rapidly increasing proportion of this sector in agricultural output value. Create more trades, jobs in rural, agricultural development tied to new rural construction.
Thriving seafood industry, the service sector, processing, farming and fishing.
Industrial development: industrial development with high speed to ensure the development of economic sectors in the province and the Mekong Delta region. Before your eyes, to prioritize the development of agro-processing industries, seafood for export and domestic consumption at the same time to develop industries that produce consumer goods, mechanical repairs and industrial manufacturing, high-tech industry ... match the ability of capital, technology, markets. Construction of a number of industrial zones in can tho city and other places.
On developing the service industry: exploited, developed the service sector to meet the requirements of both the provinces and the Mekong Delta region. Extended trade network, ensuring the supply of goods and services for the people, especially the people of the region of remote areas. Develop and enhance the quality, effectiveness of tourist activity, contact information, and other services.
Development of the financial and banking activities, insurance ... According to the State's undertakings. Ensure the proportion of the budget revenues, investment rates than increasing GDP.
Infrastructure development: irrigation system development planning suitable flood prevention in the Mekong River Delta. Developed transportation network of roads, waterways under the master plan, focusing on rural transport. To soon create a positive turnaround in residential back distribution, improve the conditions of living and food sanitation, especially in rural areas. Ensure the needs of clean water, electricity ... for business and production activities.
Construction of can tho city became the center of economy, culture of Mekong Delta region and has plans to build the industrial zone, the municipality, other than a reasonable scale, structure sync.
Socio-cultural development: improving the quality and efficiency of education and training systems in order to meet the requirements of industrialization and modernization. Development of network of health clinics, for the people, the population programme implementation. Expand and improve the quality of radio and television system ... ensures the information needs of the people. Promote poverty reduction movement. Mobilize the people to participate actively in the construction of civilized lifestyle, eradicate social evils.
III. What solutions are mainly: To perform the planning system must have synchronous measures to mobilize domestic resources, foreign to the socio-economic development. Must show the direction and task of economic development, primarily of social planning in the short term, the medium term plan, development programmes and investment projects.
Study, implementation and propose to the Government (the issue beyond the authority) issued the effective policies on capital mobilization, as domestic capital, expanding markets, developing human resources, scientific and technological development, rural development and urban construction, industrial ... Article 2.
Can Tho Province people's Committee is the governing body of planning, are planning to organize and direct the implementation of the planning closely to complete and surpass the targets and tasks of economic and social development are outlined in the master plan.
Ministries in Central, the base of his function is responsible to coordinate and help the Rabbit in the process of implementation planning. In particular, pay attention to ensure the consistency between the overall planning the social-economic development of the province can tho with the planning departments, the areas and the overall planning of the Delta of the Mekong River at the same time consistent with strategies, plans of social-economic development of the country.
Article 3. This decision is effective from the date of signing. The Ministers, heads of ministerial agencies, government agencies, Chairman of can tho and the provinces, central cities involved are responsible for the implementation of this decision.