• An Giang
  • Binh Duong
  • Binh Phuoc
  • Binh Thuan
  • Binh Dinh
  • Bac Lieu
  • Bac Giang
  • Bac Kan
  • Bac Ninh
  • Ben Tre
  • Cao Bang
  • Ca Mau
  • Can Tho
  • Dien Bien
  • Da Nang
  • Da Lat
  • Dak Lak
  • Dak Nong
  • Dong Nai
  • Dong Thap
  • Gia Lai
  • Ha Noi
  • Ho Chi Minh
  • Ha Giang
  • Ha Nam
  • Ha Tinh
  • Hoa Binh
  • Hung Yen
  • Hai Duong
  • Hai Phong
  • Hau Giang
  • Khanh Hoa
  • Kien Giang
  • Kon Tum
  • Lai Chau
  • Long An
  • Lao Cai
  • Lam Dong
  • Lang Son
  • Nam Dinh
  • Nghe An
  • Ninh Binh
  • Ninh Thuan
  • Phu Tho
  • Phu Yen
  • Quang Binh
  • Quang Nam
  • Quang Ngai
  • Quang Ninh
  • Quang Tri
  • Soc Trang
  • Son La
  • Thanh Hoa
  • Thai Binh
  • Thai Nguyen
  • Thua Thien Hue
  • Tien Giang
  • Tra Vinh
  • Tuyen Quang
  • Tay Ninh
  • Vinh Long
  • Vinh Phuc
  • Vung Tau
  • Yen Bai

Mekong Delta Regional Plan approved

VGP - Deputy Prime Minister Le Van Thanh has inked Decision 287/QD-TTg approving the master plan of the Mekong Delta region in the 2021-2030 period with a vision towards 2050.

March 04, 2022 3:19 PM GMT+7
Mekong Delta Regional Plan approved - Ảnh 1.

The region comprises Can Tho City and 12 provinces namely Long An, Tien Giang, Ben tre, Dong Thap, Vinh Long, Tra Vinh, Hau Giang, An Giang, Soc Trang, Kien Giang, Bac Lieu, Ca Mau.

The plan targets 6.5% of economic growth rate in the next five years. GRDP is set to expand by 2-2.5 times by 2030 in comparison that of 2021. Agro-forestry-fishery sector will account for about 20% of GRDP, industry - construction about 32%; services about 46%; product tax excluding product subsidy about 2%.

By 2030, the region will house 830 kilometers of highway, 4,000 kilometers of national road, four airports, 13 sea ports, 11 passenger port clusters and 13 inland water clusters of inland waterway cargo ports.   

The Mekong Delta region will focus on developing high-quality commodity agriculture, combining with trade, logistics services, eco-tourism, industry, focusing on processing industry, improving the value and competitiveness of agricultural products.

Regarding industrial development, the Mekong Delta will develop industry in a sustainable and environmentally friendly manner, focusing on developing the processing industry and supporting industries to improve the value and health of the people.   

By 2030, No new coal-fired power plants will be built except the ongoing coal-fired power plants which are under construction namely Duyen Hai II (Tra Vinh), Long Phu I (Soc Trang), Song Hau I (Hau Giang). Wind power will be developed in Ca Mau peninsula. Power plants capable of flexibly adjusting and storing battery sources to ensure stable operation of the power system with a high proportion of renewable energy sources will be built. Gas power projects in Bac Lieu, Kien Giang and Long An will be put under consideration for construction after 2030./.