Bac Giang becomes Grade-II City

16:29 | 02/02/2015

VGP – Bac Giang City in the northern province of Bac Giang on February 1 was recognized as the Grade-II City.

Chairman of the Viet Nam Fatherland Front Central Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan expected that in the future, the city needs to take advantage of its human resources, transportation infrastructure and connectivity with Ha Noi and other neighboring provinces of Lang Son, Thai Nguyen, Bac Ninh and Hai Duong, to spur its growth.

It should accelerate the production of key products in agriculture, industry and service as well as improving the competitiveness in the context of the market economy and international integration, he added.

The city achieved an average growth rate of 17.5% over the past 10 years.

By Thuy Dung