Resolution No. 178/NQ-CP dated December 12, 2020 of the Government on the Government’s regular meeting in November 2020
To request the Ministry of Health to accelerate the payment for hospital fees on the public service portal
On December 12, 2020, the Government issues the Resolution No. 178/NQ-CP on the Government’s regular meeting in November 2020.
Accordingly, the Government agrees with the proposal of the Ministry of Planning and Investment on allowing ministries, central and local agencies which by September 30, 200, have been disbursed less than 60% of the plan assigned at the beginning of the year, to continue disbursing the remaining capital within the total capital in 2020 assigned by the Prime Minister.
The Government also asks ministries, branches, and localities to continue to fulfill the targets and tasks set out in 2020 that are prescribed in the Resolution No. 17/NQ-CP and the Notice No. 339/TB-VPCP, striving to achieve the target of providing at least 30% of online public services at level 4 in 2020.
Concurrently, the Ministry of Health needs to complete the autonomy scheme of Cho Ray Hospital and Viet Duc Hospital, and report to the Prime Minister before December 15, 2020; put into operation 02 Facility Projects (2) of Bach Mai Hospital and Viet Duc Hospital in Ha Nam; accelerate the implementation of the pilot online payment for hospital fees on the national public service portal.
Besides, the Ministry of Health shall assume the prime responsibility for, and coordinate with the Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs and relevant ministries and agencies in, researching and formulating policies and support levels on health insurance for children under 16 years old, especially for children suffering from dangerous diseases according to the socio-economic development circumstances in each period, etc.
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translation of the Official Gazette of the Vietnam News Agency
THE SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF VIETNAM
Independence - Freedom - Happiness
Hanoi, December 12, 2020
The Government’s regular meeting in November 2020
Pursuant to the Law on Organization of the Government dated June 19, 2015; the Law Amending and Supplementing a Number of Articles of the Law on Organization of the Government and the Law on Organization of Local Governments dated November 22, 2019;
Pursuant to the Government’s Decree No. 138/2016/ND-CP dated October 01, 2016, promulgating the Working Regulation of the Government;
On the basis of the discussion of the Government’s members and the conclusion of the Prime Minister at the Government’s regular meeting in November 2020 which was held on December 02, 2020,
1. With regard to the implementation of Resolution No. 01/NQ-CP; the socio-economic situation in November and the first 11 months of 2020; and the COVID-19 prevention and control.
The Government unanimously agreed that: Although the Covid-19 pandemic development is still complicated around the world, the socio-economic situation in November 2020 continued to recover with many positive signs. Macroeconomic conditions were stable; CPI continued its downward trend with an average increase of 3.51% in 11 months; the money market was stable, credit index increased, interest rates were low; the stock market had favorable developments, investors' confidence was enhanced. Export and import turnover in 11 months reached USD 489.7 billion, up 3.59% over the same period, of which exports increased by 5.5%, imports in 11 months increased by 1.6%, mainly from import of materials for production, showing that the international supply chain was gradually being reconnected; trade surplus reached a record of USD 20.1 billion. Public investment capital disbursement continued to be strongly improved, reaching 71.4% of the assigned plan assigned; realized foreign direct investment capital was estimated at USD 17.2 billion. Industrial production recovered; the index of industrial production (IIP) in November increased by 9.2% over the same period last year, of which the manufacturing increased by 11.9%. Although agricultural production was affected by natural disasters, storms, floods and epidemics, it still develops stably; agricultural production in areas hit by natural disasters, storms and floods has been gradually restored.
Trade and service activities flourished due to the relative increase in domestic consumption demand; total retail sales of consumer goods and services in November increased by 8.5%, and 2% for 11 months in comparison with the same period last year, the number of newly-established enterprises in November increased by 7.3%, registered capital increased by 72% in comparison with October. The labor market gradually recovered, especially for the broken fields, which were heavily affected by the Covid-19 epidemic. Many practical activities were organized in order to honor and show gratitude to teachers. Social security and healthcare for the people were concerned. The people’s life was stabilized, the number of hungry households decreased by 15.9%. National defense and security were maintained. Foreign relations and international integration achieved many important results such as the successful organization of the 37th ASEAN Summit, the signing of the Regional Comprehensive Partnership Agreement (RCEP), which create more space for economic development and opportunities to access new markets, contributing to enhancing Vietnam's position and reputation in the international arena.