|President Truong Tan Sang receives the 102 outstanding students who received the January Star award yesterday. — VNA/VNS Photo Nguyen Khang
HA NOI (VNS)— President Truong Tan Sang yesterday received the 102 outstanding students who received the January Star award.
He praised students as the pillar of the nation, particularly during the Ho Chi Minh era. Honouring the students on the occasion of the Traditional Day of Vietnamese Students and Pupils (January 9) would encourage emulation movements among students nationwide, he said.
Speaking at a ceremony to celebrate the 65th anniversary of the Traditional Day of Vietnamese Students and Pupils, which took place yesterday in Ha Noi, Politburo member Le Hong Anh praised the achievements made by students in the past year. He called on the Vietnamese Students Association to act as a bridge between students and the Party and State. — VNS