Trang An tourist destination in Ninh Binh province. (Source: hanoiweather.info)

Ninh Binh (VNA) – Chairman of Ninh Binh People’s Committee Dinh Van Dien Ninh Binh said that the province is determined to exceed social-economic development goals it set in the beginning of the year.

At a conference assessing socio-economic development in the first nine months of this year and the plans for the remaining months, he demanded localities complete their tasks to ensure the budget income goal.

The province will continue taking measures to attract investment and support projects at industrial parks and will accelerate key projects. It will also promote tourism.

According to Nguyen Cao Son, director of the provincial Department of Planning and Investment, in the past nine months Ninh Binh’s industrial production value reached 24 trillion VND (1.08 billion USD), down 1.9 percent against the same period last year.

The province’s total investment capital was 15 trillion VND (670 million USD) and the budget collection reached 3.7 trillion VND (168 million USD), equal to 78.7 percent of yearly targets but an increase of 54.4 percent. The budget income for the whole year is expected to reach 5.2 trillion VND (232 million USD).-VNA