The 15th term (2021-2026) The 2nd Diet session began on the 20th. The session will last for 17 days until November 13, and will be held in a hybrid format that combines an offline meeting at the Parliament building and an online meeting via video call.
Following the opening declaration by Speaker of Parliament Buon Din Hue , Prime Minister Pham Minh Chin reported on the economic and social situation in 2021 and plans for 2022. The prime minister said that the government had to introduce unprecedented and powerful measures to control the new coronavirus infection (COVID-19), which had a significant impact on production and civil life. Admitted. The government said it would concentrate on new corona measures and economic and social recovery measures toward the end of the year.
The government has set 16 key goals in the economic, social and environmental fields in 2022. Of these, the gross domestic product (GDP) growth rate is + 6 to 6.5%, the consumer price index (CPI) growth rate is about + 4%, and the national budget deficit as a percentage of GDP is about 4%.
In 2022, we will promote the construction and development of strategic infrastructure systems. In particular, we will focus on infrastructure in various fields such as transportation, energy, digital, agriculture, and climate change response. The policy is to take the lead in public investment and activate private investment, especially public-private partnership (PPP) investment.