At the event (Photo: VNA)
Hanoi (VNA) –
The 15th National Assembly (NA) Standing
Committee on October 11 gave opinions on the draft resolutions on piloting a
number of specific mechanisms and policies for development of Hai Phong city
and Nghe An and Thua Thien-Hue provinces as part of its ongoing fourth session.
to a Government proposal presented by Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen
Chi Dung at the event, the specific mechanisms and policies aim to concretise
the views and policies of the Politburo in its Resolution No. 54-NQ/TW on the
construction and development of Thua Thien-Hue to 2030 with a vision to
2045; Resolution No. 26-NQ/TW and Notice No. 55-TB/TW regarding development orientations
and tasks of Nghe An toward 2020 and the following years; and Resolution No.
45-NQ/TW on the construction and development of Hai Phong to 2030 with a vision
proposal suggested the NA stipulate piloting four specific mechanisms and policies
for Thua Thien-Hue; nine and seven specific policies for Nghe An and Hai Phong,
asked for the approval of studying and building a free trade area in Hai Phong
based on successful models in the world, and in line with demand on socio-economic development in the coming period.
delegates affirmed the necessity of submitting these draft resolutions to the
NA for consideration. They asked the Government and localities
to clarify the legal basis, feasibility, and practicality behind the implementation
of specific mechanisms and policies.
the Hai Phong free trade area mechanism, NA Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue agreed with
the opinion of the Committee for Financial and Budgetary Affairs that the Government needs to carefully prepare and submit to the Politburo for comments on
related pre-feasibility study policy.
the end of the discussion, the Standing Committee voted to add the three draft
resolutions to the 2021 law-making programme which will be submitted to the NA./.