HA NOI (VNS)— The Tin Tuc (News) daily under the Vietnam News Agency (VNA) received the Labour Order, Second Class, on the occasion of its 30th anniversary at a ceremony yesterday.
Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong, Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung, Deputy PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc and Vice President Nguyen Thi Doan also sent flowers of congratulations to the newspaper.
Speaking at the event, VNA General Director Nguyen Duc Loi said that Tin Tuc was a Government information channel and leading political-social newspaper, and praised its contributions to the development of the agency and revolutionary journalism in Viet Nam.
Loi asked the newspaper to continue to improve the quality of information to meet the society's demand.
Founded on May 14, 1983, Tuan Tin Tuc (News Weekly) marked an important milestone in the VNA's development. It focused on pressing issues and revealed shortcomings in life that attracted public concern.
The newspaper was seen as a leading newspaper in journalism reform, especially in preventing corrupt practices and social evils.
It shook public opinion with a series of reports on loose management and the life of coal workers in Quang Ninh, Thanh Hoa, Khanh Hoa, Hau Giang and Ha Noi. — VNS