On April 23, Mr. Vo Dinh Tien, Chairman of Dong Hoa District People's Committee, said: The National Assembly Standing Committee agreed to establish Dong Hoa Town at the 44th meeting taking place on the afternoon of April 22.
Accordingly, Dong Hoa Town is established on the basis of the entire 265.62 km2 of natural area, population of 119,991 people; Inner-city area includes 5 wards on the basis of the status quo of two townlets of Hoa Vinh and Hoa Hiep Trung and 3 communes of Hoa Hiep Bac, Hoa Hiep Nam and Hoa Xuan Tay of Dong Hoa district. Thus, Dong Hoa Town has 5 wards and 5 communes.
A major road of Dong Hoa is spaciously invested - Photo: HO NHU
Dong Hoa district was established on the basis of splitting from Tuy Hoa district according to Decree No. 62 / ND-CP, dated June 15, 2005 of the Government. After many years of construction, striving and growing, Dong Hoa district has had remarkable changes, the economy has grown well, the material and spiritual life of the people has been raised, political security has been maintained and social security has been guaranteed. The average economic growth rate of Dong Hoa district in recent 3 years is 11.37%; The proportion of industry, trade and services in the economic structure reaches 77.7%; the percentage of poor households accounts for 4.06%; Per capita income reaches 56 million / person / year.