Party General Secretary and State President Nguyễn Phú Trọng delivers a speech at the closing of the second plenum of the 13th-tenure Party Central Committee in Hà Nội on Tuesday. — VNA/VNS Photo Trí Dũng
HÀ NỘI — The second plenary meeting of the 13th-tenure Party Central Committee concluded in Hà Nội Tuesday morning after nearly two days of working, with all items on the agenda completed.
In his closing remarks, Party General Secretary and State President Nguyễn Phú Trọng highlighted the sense of responsibility and democracy of the committee’s members during the discussions. The delegates contributed important opinions on the proposals, reports and contents of the meeting, he said.
The Politburo listened to their opinions and explained controversial issues, the leader said, adding that the Party Central Committee approved the resolution of the plenum with high consensus.
The Party Central Committee stressed that the tenure’s working agenda should strictly follow the Resolution and documents adopted at the 13th National Party Congress, with the focus on carrying out six key task and other important demands including promoting Party building efforts and upholding the revolutionary nature of the Party; constructing a pure and strong political system; continuing to carry out personal affairs well; pursuing anti-corruption efforts and waste; adjusting the economic growth model and economic restructuring and deepening international integration.
The top leader said that depending on the situation, the Politburo would make timely and proper adjustments in its leadership and direction process.
To carry out the tenure’s working agenda, he said the Politburo would direct the study and building of an implementation plan while assigning concrete tasks to organisations and individuals so the Resolution could be brought to life.
Regarding the introduction of candidates for leading positions of the State, he stressed that the Party Central Committee had discussed democratically, considered thoroughly, selected the most suitable ways and reached a high consensus.
During the meeting, the Party Central Committee voted on the introduction of candidates for the posts of State President, Prime Minister and National Assembly Chairperson.
The top leader required a focus on building an action programme and plan to carry out the 13th National Party Congress’s Resolution in association with directing the implementation of Party and political system building, socio-economic development, and defence-security ensuring tasks and continuing to prepare for upcoming elections of deputies to the 15th National Assembly and People’s Councils at all levels. — VNS