At the meeting (Photo: VNA)
Hanoi (VNA) – The 15th National Assembly will mull over
investment policies in the National Target Programme on Sustainable Poverty
Reduction and the National Target Programme on New-Style Rural Development for the
2021-2025 period during its working session in Hanoi on July 27.
In the morning
session, NA Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue will deliver a speech on the occasion of Invalids and Martyrs Day (July 27).
The National Target
Programme on Sustainable Poverty Reduction for the 2021-2025 period comprises
six projects and 11 sub-projects, benefiting poor, near-poor households and families recently escaped poverty across the country, disadvantaged workers,
residents living in poor districts and communes in coastal and island areas, vocational
training establishments and job service centres in disadvantaged areas,
relevant organisations and individuals,
Meanwhile, the National
Target Programme on New-Style Rural Development for the 2021-2025 period will benefit
residents, residential communities, cooperatives, businesses and socio-economic
organisations in rural areas.
It targets that by
2025, at least 80 percent of the communes and half of the districts, townships and
cities in centrally-run provinces and cities will meet criteria for new-style rural areas.
Each city and province will have at least two districts achieving the
status while at least 15 centrally-run cities and provinces will be recognised
by the Prime Minister to fulfill the new-style rural area building tasks.
At least 60 percent of
villages and hamlets in especially disadvantaged communes in border, mountainous,
coastal and island areas will be recognised for the title.
With 11 sub-projects and
six projects, the programme is expected to cost nearly 2.45 quadrillion VND.
In the afternoon, the
legislature will discuss in the plenary session the national financial
plan, public borrowing and debt payment plan, and mid-term public investment plan for the 2021-2025 period.
The lawmakers are due to
adopt a Resolution on the 2021-2025 socio-economic development plan, a Resolution
on the law and ordinance building programme in 2022, adjustments on the law and
ordinance building programme in 2021, and resolutions on the establishment of the
legislature’s thematic supervision delegations for 2022./.