This is a golden time for digital transformation, Lao Cai needs to consider focusing on developing digital government, digital economy and digital society for the province to thrive.
That is the statement of Deputy Minister Pham Anh Tuan at the meeting with the Department of Information and Communications of Lao Cai province recently.
Digital transformation is a great human transformation, an irreversible law of development, so we must take advantage of that trend.
In addition, this is also an opportunity for the Department of Information and Communications to assert its role and make a worthy contribution to the development of the province in the coming period. After 30 years of re-establishing the province, 35 years of implementing the renovation program initiated and led by our Party, Lao Cai’s economy develops rapidly and sustainably, the economic growth rate remains high, averagely reached. 10.02% / year; GRDP per capita is 77 million dong, ranking second in the Northern Midlands and Mountains; economic structure shifted positively, the proportion of construction industry from 42.58% to 45.3%, services from 42.02% to 42.5%, agriculture and forestry from 15.4% decrease to 12.2%.
|Deputy Minister Pham Anh Tuan at the meeting with the Department of Information and Communications of Lao Cai province|
The comprehensive and key socio-economic infrastructure has brought into play its effectiveness; economic growth is fast, cultural and social is increasingly developed, external relations have been expanded; national defense and security, social order and safety, stable border.
In the field of information and communication, Lao Cai has 100% centers of communes, wards and towns with mobile communication waves; the rate of fiber optic cable to households is about 32%; 98% of villages have access to secure mobile waves in the village center and residential areas; The whole province currently has 11 businesses operating in the field of post and delivery; 203 postal service points; 117 communal post-cultural sites (of which 76 points provide multiple services).
|“This is a golden time for digital transformation, Lao Cai needs to consider focusing on developing digital government, digital economy and digital society for the province to make a breakthrough”|
The province also put into operation the Network Information Security Surveillance Center (SOC) in Lao Cai province from April 2020. Connecting and sharing malicious code data and information on the network information security surveillance system to the National Cyber Security Surveillance Center (NCSC); The total number of online public services level 4 of the province reaches 37% (reaching the target assigned by the Government at least 30%); The rate of dossiers resolved online on the total number of dossiers handling administrative procedures reaches 37%.
Building foundation services (Data services, monitoring of business operations, list of shared electronic codes, centralized authentication, one-time login). Digitalize, build a number of shared and specialized databases (socio-economic indicators, user databases, public officials, administrative workers, ethnicity, justice, social insurance, health, education …), step by step into a digital ecosystem, connecting to a national database.
Continue to implement the second phase (LGSP 2.0), with main items including: Connecting the Provincial Public Service Portal with central databases and information systems through the National NGSP platform, and services. platform for processing professional records, monitoring business processes, electronic payment services …
Deploying the Intelligent Operations Center (IOC) located at the Center for the public administration of the province to help the province monitor, operate, coordinate, statistic, report, and support decision-making in direction and management, social management.
The center was officially put into operation on October 14, 2020, the completed work to celebrate the 16th Lao Cai Provincial Party Congress, the term 2020-2025. At the same time, the People’s Committee of Sa Pa town and the People’s Committee of Lao Cai city were selected as the point units to deploy the modules (OC) of the Smart Operations Center (IOC).
The press system of the province includes 3 local press agencies; 12 central press agencies permanently residing; 35 newsletter of agencies and units. The information and propaganda system of the province has all types: newspaper, audio newspaper, video newspaper, electronic newspaper, electronic information sites, part on social network. The whole province currently has 2,660 loudspeaker clusters / 1,683 villages, residential groups.
Broadcast pilot implementation of IT-Telecommunication application in Sa Pa.
Digital transformation should be the province’s investment focus
At the meeting, Deputy Minister Pham Anh Tuan wished the Department of Information and Communications should advise the province to include in the Resolution on the formulation of the Provincial Digital Transformation Strategy for the coming years. The Department must lead the development of this Strategy, the Ministry of Information and Communications will provide maximum support for the Department to complete and soon put into implementation.
The Deputy Minister emphasized: “Each stage of development needs sharp protruding spearheads to break through. Unable to invest in a spread. This is a golden time for digital transformation, Lao Cai needs to consider focusing on developing digital government, digital economy and digital society for the province to make a breakthrough.
Good transformation in these fields will be a breakthrough for the province. In particular, the digital government will be the data connection, the province should focus on accelerating the completion of level 4 public services because the conditions are met. In terms of digital society, the province should focus on education and health first.
In terms of digital economy, focus should be paid to developing smart tourism and applying technology to make a breakthrough. In addition, to focus on anticipating and taking advantage of new technological trends for economic development. The Deputy Minister asked post and telecommunications agencies and businesses to strengthen coordination and common use of infrastructure, and unite cooperation and improve service quality.
The post office should soon review and supplement investment, promote the role and efficiency of the communal cultural post system as well as strengthen the promotion and launch of unique products on e-commerce floors.
In addition, the Department of Information and Communications continues to actively and effectively prevent bad and malicious information. The media play its role, improve the quality, and promote the image of Lao Cai through media campaigns to attract investment and stimulate tourism demand.
Minister of Information and Communications “invited” Hau Giang to push the hard work to the Ministry
There are problems if the province finds it difficult to “push” to the ministry, the ministry was born to serve the province – Minister Nguyen Manh Hung said in a meeting on the afternoon of June 25.