1. INDUSTRY AND
There are 1,035 business establishments in the
commune, including 10 limited liability companies and 1,025 business and
For example, Lien Hoa Co., Ltd specializing in garment
export is based in the commune, creating regular jobs for about 120 workers.
Labor force, industrial potential and industrial development
At present the local labor force has worked for companies and
factories inside and outside the commune.
Industry and small-handicraft industries develop toward
linking with agriculture, forming some small-scale agricultural product pre-processing
and processing establishments attached with feedstock production areas, which operate
efficiently. Small mechanic engineering, building materials, food processing
and iron industries continue growing.
Agriculture: The total agricultural land area of the commune
is 3,134 hectares, including are 1,560 hectares of agricultural crops and 1,574
hectares of perennial crops.
The animal husbandry develops rapidly in both size and
quality. There are totally 50,000 chickens, 4,000 ducks, 50,000 quails, 2,152 cows,
6 buffaloes, 31,846 pigs and 4,617 goats.
Forestry: Every year Xuan Tho Commune develops and implements
the plans for forest fire prevention and control, and forest protection and
fire prevention promoter teams. The commune regularly popularizes forest
protection regulations in the communities living near forests in the form of
oral communication integrated into resident meetings in hamlets, and the radio
and mobile communication programs to raise locals’ awareness of the importance
of forests and the consequences of forest fires; and encouraging people living near
the forests to get actively involved in forest protection.
Fishery: The water surface area of lakes and ponds measures 10
3. SERVICES - TRADE -
The commune has 847 trade and services establishments.
There are more than 10 limited liability companies and
enterprises and 1,025 individual business establishments. Companies and
businesses incrementally increase their scale and turnover every year to meet
the demand of production and consumption.
There are seven schools in the commune, namely Nguyen Trai
Secondary School, Quang Trung Primary School, Tran Quoc Toan Primary School, Le
Lai Primary School, Xuan Tho Kindergarten, Xuan Tho High School Branch.
The number of teachers per grade level:
- Xuan Tho High School: 85 teachers
- Nguyen Trai Secondary School: 80 teachers
- Quang Trung Primary School: 85 teachers
- Le Lai Primary School: NA
- Tran Quoc Toan Primary School: NA
- Xuan Tho Kindergarten: 74 teachers
The number of students per grade level:
- Xuan Tho High School: 1,017 students
- Nguyen Trai Secondary School: 1,157 students
- Primary schools: 1,509 students
Educational facts: The commune was recognized to meet the primary
and secondary education universalization standards in 2004. There are currently
five (out of five) national standard schools including one preschool, three
primary schools and one secondary school.
The number of health workers working at the health station: One
doctor, two pharmacists, one nurse, one midwife, seven medical collaborators in
Information on the Communal
Health Station: Tho Xuan Health Station was newly built in early 2015 and
has been recognized as a national standard heath station with two building
blocks spanning 400 m2. There are eight rooms including: one common living
room, one drugstore, two maternity wards, and four treatment rooms with eight
station is equipped with necessary equipment for medical examination and
treatment, one TV set and one computer set.
Health services for
people: Currently the health sector has been vaccinating children with six
types of vaccines at an average rate of 98% or higher. Every month medical checkups
and treatment for the locals are conducted, with some 700 people per month. In
addition, the sector also coordinates with authorities to promote the movements
of hygiene for disease prevention, environmental sanitation, and hygiene
inspections in schools, markets, eateries, etc.
The population communication plan integrated with family
planning is conducted in various forms. The rate of couples using
contraceptives is 80 percent. In addition, every month the sector collaborates
with mass organizations to prepare nutritious food for 200 children. The rate
of malnourished children is 5 percent, down 0.3 percent against the set target.
Information on the Communal
Cultural House: The Communal Cultural House was built in 2003 on the area
of 550 m2, located in Tho Chanh Hamlet in the commune center. Facilities: one
sound system, including speakers, microphones, amplifiers, TVs; an orchestra, including
one set of drums, two electric guitars, and one Cultural House officer. The
cultural house is also a space for the community learning center.
Information on the communal Post Office: Currently Xuan Tho Commune
is equipped with one telephone switchboard, Internet systems and landline
phones covering all seven hamlets, basically meeting the communication need of
the locals, helping them access information quickly and accurately.
Cultural activities in
On the occasion of the Tet and other holidays in the year the commune organizes
performance exchange with the mass, schools, art troupes and so forth in various