Update: 18:22 | 09/11/2018
(BGO) – On behalf of the Government Prime Minister, Deputy Prime Minister and Head of Steering Board for the National Target Programmes Vuong Dinh Hue on November 8 inked the dossier to recognize Viet Yen district in Bac Giang province as new rural district in 2018.
Viet Yen is the first district among 10 administrative localities at the district level in the province and the 56 districts in the country qualified with new rural area standard while Bac Giang is the 29 out of 63 Center governed provinces and cities having
Hoai Long Agriculture Cooperative in Bich Son commune, Viet Yen district applies high technology in safe vegetable cultivation.
After nearly 8 years of implementing new style area, Viet Yen district has completed the contents of building new rural communes and district thanks to the great efforts and consensus from the whole political system and local residents. The average annual income reaches over 36 million VND (over 1,500 USD) per person, 7 million VND higher than the that of the rural area across the nation.
Additionally, 100 percent of the communes are equipped with entertainment facilities and sports practice while 154 out of 154 hamlets of 17 out of 17 communes have cultural house, sports hall
The district is home to 75 cooperatives with the effective business operation and high annual revenue such as Minh Tam Combined Agriculture Cooperative with annual benefit of over 15 billion VND (about 644,000 USD); Khang Thinh Hi-tech, Agricultural Service and Trading Cooperative with yearly benefit of 6 billion VND (over 257,000 USD) among others.
The cooperatives have taken the first step to set up linkage chains between enterprises and farmers to stabilize the product output and gradually expand the scale of production, business and consumption market to the adjacent provinces as well as target at exporting the product to international markets.