|The 12th Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Central Committee opens its ninth session. — VNA/VNS Photo Phương Hoa|
HÀ NỘI — Party General Secretary and President Nguyễn Phú Trọng opened the ninth session of the 12th Communist Party of Việt Nam (CPV) Central Committee today. During the session, members of the Party Central Committee are expected to discuss personnel planning for the CPV Central Committee for the 2021-26 tenure and conduct a vote of confidence on members of the Party Central Committee’s Politburo and Secretariat.
In the opening remarks, General Secretary Trọng said that “personnel preparation plays a key role in the Party’s reinforcing work and a vital element of the revolution’s success.”
The participants will comment on a review report on the leadership and instruction of the Politburo and Secretariat in 2018. The Central Committee will also consider and take disciplinary measures against officials according to Party regulations.
General Secretary Trọng said that while the working agenda and duration of this session are short, the issues debated and decided are very important. He asked participants to have thorough discussions and issue a resolution at the end of the session. — VNS