Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh presented the portrait of President Ho Chi Minh to leaders of Khanh Hoa to congratulate the congress. (Photo: VNA)

Ms. Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh, PCC member, Vice President, and First Vice President of the Central Council for Emulation and Commendation (CCEC), attended and directed the congress. 

The event was also attended by leaders and former leaders of Khanh Hoa through periods, and 500 delegates. 

For the 2015-2020 period, in spite of difficulties and challenges, emulation and commendation work of Khanh Hoa continued to encourage levels, branches and all classes of people to emulate to overcome difficulties and achieve positive results. 

In the five years, the province’s total budget collection reached over VND91.54 trillion. Khanh Hoa was among the 5 provinces exporting the most seafood. Its export markets have been expanded to 135 countries and territories. Economic growth scale ranked 24 out of 63 provinces and cities in the country and 3 out of 8 provinces and cities in the South central coastal region. 

In her speech at the event, Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh praised the patriotic emulation movements and achievements the province has made. She urged Khanh Hoa to continue to thoroughly grasp and effectively implement policies and guidelines of the Party and State on emulation and commendation work, and strive to successfully realize objectives and tasks for socio-economic development. 

The Vice President also asked the locality to renew commendation work, with the focus on commending small teams, direct workers, officials and soldiers of armed forces. On this occasion, she presented the portrait of President Ho Chi Minh to the Party Committee, authorities and people of Khanh Hoa, and donated VND200 million of the National Fund for Vietnamese Children to children in extremely difficult circumstances.

At the congress, Mr. Nguyen Tan Tuan, Deputy Secretary of the Khanh Hoa Party Committee and Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee, launched the patriotic emulation movement for the 2020-2025 period with 7 major contents. He stressed that the province emulated to successfully fulfill objectives and tasks in accordance with the Resolution of the 18th Khanh Hoa Party Congress and socio-economic development plan. 

The congress also elected delegates to attend the 10th National Patriotic Emulation Congress./.

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