Quang Nam: Will handle those who prevent small businesses from moving to the new Ke Xuyen market

That is the assertion of Mr. Hong Quoc Cuong – Chairman of Thang Binh District People’s Committee when talking to reporters about the incident. On the afternoon of December 5, Thang Binh district also held a press conference to announce the termination of the old Ke Xuyen market.

The reason Thang Binh district had to hold a press conference is because the incident has been going on for several years but has not been completely resolved because some households tried to prevent the move. moved the market and continuously sent complaints to all levels from the central to the province and district about violations during the construction of the new Ke Xuyen market as well as this market being built near a school. (Dan Tri has an article: Quang Nam: Is there something “inciting” small businesses not to relocate to the new market?)

According to the announcement of Thang Binh district, the new Ke Xuyen market has an area of ​​nearly 3 hectares ( of which the land area for residential areas is nearly 147 hectares, commercial service land is more than 056 hectares, traffic land and technical infrastructure is more than 096 hectares) in Dong Tru area (Tra Long village, Binh Trung commune, Thang Binh district, Quang Nam). Total construction investment cost is 22 billion VND.

This is a project that the Department of Trade (now the Department of Industry and Trade) of Quang Nam province has actually inspected and agreed on the relocation of the old Ke Xuyen market. since 2007; At the same time, it was proposed and agreed by the People’s Committee of Quang Nam province to include it in the commercial development planning of Quang Nam province to 2020 and orientation to 2025.

On the basis of the commercial development planning of Quang Nam province to 2020 and orientation to 2025 of Quang Nam province; planning for new rural construction in Binh Trung commune and proposal of the People’s Committee of Binh Trung commune. The People’s Committee of Thang Binh district has sent a document requesting the Provincial People’s Committee to agree on a location to build a new Ke Xuyen market. On that basis, the functional branches of Quang Nam province conducted field surveys and advised the People’s Committee of Quang Nam province to agree on the location of the project to build Ke Xuyen market and the market residential area in Binh Trung commune to issue the Circular. announced the policy of land acquisition to implement the project to build Ke Xuyen market and residential area around the market in Binh Trung commune, Thang Binh district.

Chairman of Thang Binh district – Mr. Hong Quoc Cuong – said the project The project to build a new Ke Xuyen market and a residential area around this market is located about 500m southeast of the old Ke Xuyen market on a 5% rice land area managed by the People’s Committee of Binh Trung commune.

According to the Chairman The construction of the new Ke Xuyen market in Thang Binh district stems from the fact that the old Ke Xuyen market was established and built before 1975. Although the People’s Committee of Binh Trung commune made a small repair in 1995, the market house was already degraded. Serious, narrow trading area, no drainage system around the market, causing severe environmental pollution, unsafe public sanitation; There is no fire protection system. The roads leading to the market are narrow, making it difficult to rescue when a fire occurs.

In addition, the market is located close to National Highway 1, affecting traffic safety and not ensuring business meetings. sold in market areas; Furthermore, the area of ​​the market campus is too small (about 700m2) and does not warrant investment in upgrading a new rural market. Therefore, the construction of the new Ke Xuyen market is to ensure favorable conditions for the business of small traders as well as meet the shopping needs of local people.

Project Construction of the new Ke Xuyen market and the market residential area is invested in by Tan Phuong Toan One Member Limited Liability Company (the winning bidder under the socialization policy). decided according to regulations.

The People’s Committee of Thang Binh district also announced the termination Business activities of trading and demolishing construction items at the old Ke Xuyen market. Accordingly, the time for small traders to move goods and assets out of the old Ke Xuyen market is from November 21, 2016 to December 5, 2016; The time to stop trading activities and demolish old Ke Xuyen market construction items is from December 6, 2016.

During this time, Thang Binh district requests the people to absolutely Do not go to the market area, do not participate in large gatherings, which will hinder relocation and affect social order and security in the area.

At the same time, during the planning period, invest in construction. To build a new Ke Xuyen market, Thang Binh district and Binh Trung commune have focused on propaganda and detailed explanation so that people know how to agree and comply.

However, in the process of implementing documents on the policy of relocating the market and terminating business activities at the old Ke Xuyen market, a number of small traders did not agree and filed a petition and denunciation to all levels at the Central and District levels with the following issues: Proposal to consider revoking the use of 3 hectares of rice. 2 seasons of water to carry out the construction of Ke Xuyen market and residential area around the market; manage the collection of land fund exploitation fees that differ from the approved level; According to what regulations is Tan Phuong Toan One Member Company Limited assigned to be the investor? Construction of Ke Xuyen market and residential area around the market adjacent to Nguyen Du Primary School causes environmental pollution and traffic insecurity; Suggest clarifying the responsibilities of relevant groups and individuals in land recovery that has not met the legal procedures; Authority to issue decisions on terminating all business and trading activities at the old Ke Xuyen market.

At the press conference on the afternoon of December 5, Mr. Phan Hoa, Head of the Propaganda Committee of Thang Binh district, said that the people’s petitions and denunciations had been answered by the Provincial People’s Committee and the District People’s Committee in accordance with regulations. current regulations.

Mr. Phan Hoa affirmed that in addition to regularly propagating, organizing dialogues with small businesses as well as publicizing documents stipulating policies to support the process of relocating small businesses. Trade to the new Xuyen market; including one-time monetary support for difficult cases of stopping business due to moving markets.

Accordingly, households with businesses trading at the old Ke Xuyen market are given 25 million VND/household; Households doing business at the old Ke Xuyen market kiosk 2 million VND/household; Small business households doing business at the caged premises in the old Ke Xuyen market are given 15 million VND/household.

The district also provides one-time monetary support for small businesses doing business relocating from old Ke Xuyen market to new Ke Xuyen market for business 1 million VND/household; Small business households doing business at the old Ke Xuyen market at the kiosk is 15 million VND/household; trading at the house premises and sub-market premises 1 million VND/household; Business households have the remaining 500 thousand VND/household. The total value of the above support is 445 million VND from the budget support of Thang Binh district.

At the press conference, the People’s Committee of Thang Binh district affirmed that in the coming time, the locality will continue to propagate and explain so that people understand and agree with policy of relocating to Ke Xuyen market to do business.

Chairman of Thang Binh District People’s Committee affirmed that in cases where small businesses deliberately do not comply, the local government will apply enforcement measures. to move. For cases of large gatherings that violate the law and have been reminded, persuaded, and persuaded without voluntarily dispersing, intentionally violating, resisting, and obstructing the functional forces from carrying out their tasks of persuading small businesses not to relocate to the new market… will be fined. strictly handled according to the provisions of law.

The morning of December 6 is the deadline to terminate the operation of the old Ke Xuyen market, but according to PV’s observations, although it rained heavily, there were still many small traders. normal sale. Meanwhile, at the new Ke Xuyen market, the trading situation is still not vibrant.

Cong Binh