The National Assembly discusses the proposed law and ordinance development program in 2022
Today (July 22), the National Assembly will spend a day to present and discuss the report on the socio-economic development plan, the state budget in the first 6 months and solutions for implementation in the 6 months. the end of 2021 as well as the five-year socio-economic development plan for 2021-2025.
In the first 6 months of the year, the Government said that it has focused on implementing dual goals with many close instructions. Accordingly, many epidemic prevention solutions have been implemented synchronously, strongly and drastically with the primary goal of taking care of and protecting people’s health and lives; make the best effort to ensure production and business activities, not to disrupt the supply chain, to create trust among the people.
As a result, the macro-economy is stable and inflation is controlled.
Money market, foreign exchange, stable exchange rate, credit recovery. However, the Government also recognizes that GDP growth in the first 6 months has not reached the target, the trade balance is inclined to trade deficit.
In particular, the Government assessed that the vaccine strategy faced many challenges, the proportion of the population being vaccinated was still low, and the risk of missing out on the world economy due to insufficient supply and vaccine production technology. .
The disbursement of public investment capital is still slow, FDI attraction decreases, investment and production activities still face many difficulties, the number of enterprises withdrawing from the market increased by 24.9%, including large-scale enterprises. large, the unemployment rate of working-age workers increases, people’s lives are still difficult.
In that context, the Government affirms that it remains steadfast with the dual goals of both drastically and effectively preventing epidemics, protecting people’s health, and promoting socio-economic development; proposed two scenarios of GDP growth at 6 – 6.5% to strive for implementation.
Promote vaccine strategy, support businesses
With key solutions, the Government emphasized drastically promoting the vaccination strategy, using all resources to have a vaccine against Covid-19 soon. Since then, striving to achieve a vaccination rate of 70% as soon as possible is considered a fundamental, long-term and strategic solution.
Strengthen measures to tighten financial and budget discipline, accelerate disbursement of public investment capital, and have appropriate solutions to attract FDI. Maintaining macroeconomic stability, controlling inflation, ensuring major balances of the economy; close coordination between fiscal policy, monetary policy and other macro policies; Effective business support.
Focus on developing digital infrastructure, logistics infrastructure, transport, energy. Synchronously develop education – training and vocational education in association with promoting innovation, application and strong development of technology, creating a foundation to promote cultural values and Vietnamese people become a source of energy. important force and driving force in socio-economic development. Associated with strengthening resource management, environmental protection, responding to climate change, maintaining political stability, strengthening national defense – security…
Completing synchronous legal regulations to effectively combat the epidemic
Discussing the expected law- and ordinance-making program in 2022, and adjusting the law-and-ordinance-making program in 2021, many delegates said that it is necessary to synchronize legal regulations for more effective anti-epidemic work. . Delegate Nguyen Anh Tri (Hanoi delegation) suggested that the National Assembly need to have an urgent resolution on COVID-19 prevention and control so that the people and the Government can be more united, determined and confident in fighting the epidemic.
Delegate Tran Hoang Ngan (HCMC) also agreed to soon have a document from the National Assembly on epidemic prevention. According to Mr. Ngan, there are currently many issues that need to be resolved such as regulations on procurement of materials, machinery and equipment; the issue of increasing penalties when violating regulations in the prevention of COVID-19; regulations related to human resources, finance, human resources policies, teams participating in epidemic prevention and control, etc.
Minister of Justice Le Thanh Long said that, on COVID-19 prevention and control, the Government is doing very timely and making efforts, in case of necessity, will submit a number of law projects.
Voters demand transparency in vaccination against COVID-19
The Institute of Ethnic Medicine and Pharmacy in Ho Chi Minh City arranged an information technology department to make health records via a phone app, through which people who come to get the COVID-19 vaccine do not need to bring documents and the injection department also it is easy to manage who has injected (photo taken on the afternoon of July 21st) – Photo: NGOC PHONG
The report summarizing opinions and petitions of voters and the people sent by the Presidium of the Central Committee of the Vietnam Fatherland Front to the 15th National Assembly shows that the establishment of the COVID-19 vaccine fund has been greatly appreciated. the island people care about. Voters asked the Government and the Ministry of Health to continue directing to further accelerate the research, development and production of COVID-19 vaccines in the country. Implement transparently, conveniently and safely the national COVID-19 vaccination campaign, striving to achieve the goal that by the end of 2021, the beginning of 2022 can achieve herd immunity.
Voters also expect the Government to continue effectively implementing policies and measures to support production and business. Ministries, branches and local authorities continue to propose many solutions to speed up the disbursement of public investment capital, focusing on speeding up the disbursement of key projects, and paying attention to investment in grassroots projects. infrastructure, the dynamic economic zone, the area is still facing many difficulties. At the same time, continue to deploy solutions to support and create conditions for businesses to maintain and expand production and business activities.
According to the report, the majority of voters and people are very worried about the situation of the COVID-19 epidemic. Infectious diseases affect development economy, leading to a large number of workers being unemployed or losing their jobs, and their incomes are precarious. Therefore, voters want functional sectors to continue to pay attention to improving people’s lives, especially poor and near-poor households. Paying attention to the lives of workers in industrial parks and industrial clusters. At the same time, he wants the Government to direct ministries, central and local sectors to urgently implement a package of VND 26,000 billion with simple procedures, to promptly support workers and employers facing difficulties due to the pandemic. COVID-19.