On the morning of June 27, the People’s Committee of Quang Tri province held a business dialogue conference in 2023. The conference was expected by many businesses, when up to 500/3,000 businesses attended. In particular, chairing the conference in addition to Chairman of the Provincial People’s Committee Vo Van Hung, 3 Vice Chairman of the Provincial People’s Committee (Mr. Ha Si Dong, Mr. Hoang Nam, Mr. Le Duc Tien) were also leaders of 30 departments and localities.
Right at the opening ceremony, Mr. Vo Van Hung encouraged businesses to “speak, don’t be afraid”, because dialogue with businesses is a requirement that is always there to create a connection between the government, businesses and investors. . From there, together, remove difficulties and obstacles, creating an open investment environment. “If enterprises develop, the province develops, enterprises face difficulties, the province encounters difficulties”, Mr. Hung briefly.
To “fuel the fire” for businesses, Mr. Ha Si Dong, Standing Vice Chairman of the Provincial People’s Committee, said this is an opportunity for businesses to share.
“We create conditions for you to speak. You can talk about any issues, about any pressing concerns, specifying any address, any department, any industry, where … causing anger. Let’s talk at this conference, instead of talking to each other outside the cafe, leaders will not listen to solve it,” said Ha Si Dong, Standing Vice Chairman of Quang Tri Provincial People’s Committee.
At the opening of the dialogue, Mr. Nguyen Van Duc, Director of Duc Hien Quang Tri Company Limited, expressed the desire for dedication of the business community in Quang Tri in general. Mr. Duc said that Quang Tri is a poor province, the aspiration of many leaders is to bring the province out of poverty. The province also has visions and strategic plans, but in reality, there has not been a major national project so far.
“We have a lot of potential but have not developed partly because of mechanisms and policies. And today, our enterprises are here, contributing ideas with the desire to advise the province on a unified policy mechanism, a a unified path, a common goal. Our businesses do not come to ask for support, nor do we sit and wait, just want to be given open conditions to do legitimate business and develop”, Mr. Nguyen Van Duc, Director of Duc Hien Quang Tri Company Limited.
Meanwhile, Mr. Nguyen Huu Dung, Director of Dat Steel Joint Stock Company, when asked about thorny issues, also emphasized that: “The Provincial People’s Committee has invited you to come here, you must have a frank discussion, there is no forbidden area. also for constructive purposes.
Chairman of the Provincial Business Association Vo Thai Hiep said that although most of them are small and medium enterprises, the business community in Quang Tri also makes significant contributions to the development of the province. The province’s leaders listened to and asked for advice, which today’s dialogue is typical, has brought good signals for development.
Representatives of businesses give their opinions
After noon, the temporary dialogue ended, but many provincial leaders did not think so. Mr. Ha Si Dong said that in addition to the 4 questions that were answered directly, 18 other questions will be answered in writing by the provincial leaders in full for businesses “without missing a single sentence”. “At this point, it is considered that the province is in debt, but we will pay it. If the issue falls under the jurisdiction of the local authority, the department must answer it, the province will answer it, and if the central level is The province will submit it to the top to find the answer,” said Mr. Dong.
Mr. Vo Van Hung said that with this much time, it is difficult to satisfy the things that the business community wants. “But anyway, we sat together and listened to each other. We want to listen more. The province appreciates the opinions of businesses and investors, there are not only pressing concerns. , not only sentiments but also enthusiastic solutions, responsibility to build the province,” said Mr. Hung.
Representatives of departments and localities in Quang Tri answered questions
Mr. Hung said that the dialogue between the Provincial People’s Committee and the business community does not stop at just one session, but can be daily, even hourly. Not only through direct channels but also by phone, through social networks to “communicate” with each other. According to Mr. Hung, after listening, he came to answer.
“Right after today’s dialogue, there will be 2 “hotlines” that will heat up to listen to businesses. One is from the Department of Planning and Investment, the other is from the Office of the Provincial People’s Committee. I would also like to make public the number. My phone number (0913.249,567) for businesses to present their thoughts.It is expected that next September or October, the Provincial People’s Committee will continue to open a direct dialogue like today. We have about 3 months to solve the problems, so that we can look back on how far the opinions of businesses have been resolved today”, Vo Van Hung, Chairman of Quang Tri Provincial People’s Committee.