Vietnam Journalists’ Association holds patriotic emulation congress

Friday, 2020-10-30 11:22:35
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Chairman of the VJA Thuan Huu speaking at the congress
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NDO – The patriotic emulation congress for the 2020-2025 tenure of the Vietnam Journalists’ Association (VJA) was held in Hanoi on October 29.

The event was attended by Politburo member, Secretary of Party Central Committee (PCC) and Head of the PCC’s Commission for Communications and Education Vo Van Thuong.

Speaking at the congress, member of the PCC, Editor-in-chief of Nhan Dan (People) Newspaper, Deputy Head of the PCC’s Commission for Communications and Education and Chairman of the VJA Thuan Huu emphasised that the congress affirmedthe development of patriotic emulation movements and rewards during the 2015-2020 period as well as provided an opportunity to honour outstanding examples in the patriotic emulation movement of the VJA during the past tenure.

He noted that the patriotic emulation and reward movements among member organisations of the VJA recorded positive changes, creating a driving force for press workers around thecountry to strive to fulfil their missions.

At the congress, the delegates donated money in support for people in central provinces that were heavily affected by storms and flooding.

On the occasion, 22 collectives and 17 individuals received the VJA’s certificates of merit for their outstanding achievements in the patriotic emulation movement during the 2015-2020 period.