|Addressing the event, vice Secretary of the municipal Party Committee Tat Thanh Cang expressed thanks to the contribution of workers to the city's development in 2015. — Photo tuoitre.vn
HCM CITY (VNS) — The Ho Chi Minh City Federation of Labour hosted a feast day, the 10th of its kind, in the city on February 5, attracting 600 local workers who could not afford to journey to their homes.
Municipal leaders gave gifts to workers, each worth VND500,000 (US$22.7).
The Suoi Tien cultural amusement park company also offered 600 free entrance tickets to participants.
Vice Secretary of the municipal Party Committee Tat Thanh Cang, who was present at the event, said the city's 2015 socio-economic achievements were partly attributed to workers and cadres.
He hoped that they will continue standing side-by-side with their employers to overcome difficulties and meet the demands of integration.
President of the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour Dang Ngoc Tung expressed thanks to the municipal authorities, businesses and philanthropists for their support for workers over the past year. — VNS