(HBO) – Hoa Binh province and Houaphanh province of Laos on February 5 signed a Memorandum of Understanding to implement a joint project to build the Huameuang District High School in Houaphanh.
The MoU was signed in Laos by Chairman of the Hoa Binh People’s
Committee Nguyen Van Quang and Governor of Houaphanh Van Xay Pheng Xum Ma in
the presence of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his Lao counterpart
Chairman of the Hoa Binh People’s
Committee Nguyen Van Quang and Governor of Houaphanh Van Xay Pheng Xum Ma
signed a Memorandum of Understanding to build the Huameuang District High School
The project is implemented on the basis of the agreement between
the Governments of Vietnam and Laos on regulations on finance and management of
projects funded by Vietnam’s non-refundable aid.
Under the MoU, the school will have two 2-storey buildings with
eight classrooms each, with total floor area of 1,350 sq.m. Each classroom will
be able to accommodate about 30-35 students. By 2020, the school will be able
to accommodate 1,000 students at middle and high school-level education.
The school will also include a multi-purpose building, an administrative
building, a library, a dormitory and other facilities serving teaching and
The Lao side is responsible for allocating land for the project
and paying compensation for land clearance; ensuring security at the project
area; and providing information needed for the project.
Meanwhile, the Vietnamese side will select contractors that
provide consultancy, construction and purchasing services in accordance with
laws. It is tasked to direct the consultancy service provider to produce a
design for the school and arrange capital disbursement.
The Departments of Planning and Investment of Hoa Binh and
Houaphanh will work as project coordinators on the behalf of the two provinces’
administrations while the Management Board of ODA Projects of Hoa Binh will be
in charge of carrying out specific tasks of the project.
(HBO) – A working delegation from the Ministry of Planning and Investment led by Minister Nguyen Chi Dung, member of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Central Committee, visited locals in flood and landslide hit areas in Da Bac and Mai Chau districts on January 31 and February 1. Accompanied the delegation was Vice Secretary of the provincial Party Committee and Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Nguyen Van Quang.
(HBO) – Tran Dang Ninh, Standing Deputy Secretary of the provincial Party Committee and Chairman of the provincial People’s Council, visited and presented Tet gifts to policy beneficiaries and families with special circumstances in Lap village, Lap Chieng commune (Kim Boi district).
(HBO) - A delegation from the Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention led by Nguyen Xuan Cuong, member of the Party Central Committee and Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development and head of the committee, made a tour of Hoa Binh province to inspect its post-disaster reconstruction.
(HBO) – Secretary of the Hoa Binh provincial Party Committee Bui Van Tinh recently visited and presented Lunar New Year (Tet) gifts to victims of the historic flood last year in the Tan Huong resettlement area of Nhap hamlet, Dong Ruong commune (Da Bac district).
(HBO) – The minutes on the content of a project to build a high school in Hua Muong district in the Lao province of Houaphan has been signed by Bui Duc Hinh, Director of the provincial Hoa Binh Department of Planning and Investment, and Maloi Phimmasone, Deputy Director of the provincial Houaphan Department of Planning and Investment.
(HBO) – A cooperation agreement between Hoa Binh province and the Mongolian province of Tuv was signed in Hanoi during the recent visit to Vietnam by Chairman of the Parliament of Mongolia Miyegombo Enkhbold. The signing took place with the approval in principle and witness of the two parliaments’ leaders.