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Hanoi (VNA)
- The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MoPI) has asked other ministries, sectors and localities to soon complete outlines of growth scenarios for each quarter of 2018.

In a document sent to ministries, sectors and localities, the MoPI requested that the scenarios should include estimated assessment of socio-economic performance in the first quarter, along with quarterly targets and solutions, towards fulfilling the yearly socio-economic development goals and State budget estimates for 2018.

Ministries, ministry-level agencies, Government agencies, State-run companies and local administrations were requested to provide updates on the production and business activities and development of sectors and fields they were responsible for in 2017, and give forecasts for the first quarter of 2018.

They all will also work to set targets related to production and business plans and development of industries in each quarter of 2018, based on the Government’s Resolution 01-NQ/CP and the Prime Minister’s Decision 01/QD-TTg. The resolution and decision detailed socio-economic development targets and plans in 2018, specific production and business goals for main products, sectors and fields in 2018, along with tasks and measures towards realising the goals

The document requested that ministries, sectors and localities will prepare the above-mentioned contents, as well as relevant information and data and send them to the MoPI  for consideration and submission to the Government.-VNA