Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh city Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan speaking at the meeting (Photo: hcmcpv.org.vn)

At the meeting, Standing Deputy Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh city Party Committee Tran Luu Quang thoroughly grasped the plan of the Ho Chi Minh city Party Standing Committee on preparations for and conducting Party Congresses at the grassroots level for the 2020-2025 term.

Accordingly, Party Congresses at grassroots level will start from March 15th, 2020 and be completed before May 31st, 2020, while Party Congresses at district level will start from June 2020 and be completed before August 31st, 2020. Exemplary Party congresses at grassroots level must be completed before March 1st, 2020, and district level must be completed before May 1st, 2020. 

The Ho Chi Minh city Party Standing Committee chose six units to organize exemplary Party congresses to draw experience before organizing Party Congresses on a widespread scale, including District 3, Thu Duc district, Nha Be district, Department of Health, Ben Thanh group, and grassroots bloc of Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

For personnel work, Mr Quang asked to focus on introducing new factors, who have a strong political spirit, good morality and to be talented, and have prospect of capacity of leadership and management, especially those who are young, female, scientific staff and of an ethnic minority or come from the worker class.

Speaking at the meeting, Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh city Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan emphasized that units must prepare and conduct Party Congresses at grassroots and higher levels for the 2020-2025 term well. He added that the city will evaluate public investment work of the city over the past five years; evaluate assignment of annual public investment targets for districts; and estimate the total public investment of the city in the next five years. Then the city will work with each district to have public investment budget estimation for the city and for each district.     

Mr. Nhan said that it must evaluate Party members before the Congress. Evaluation of Party members and preparation of personnel for the next term must ensure model and obey the law of cadres and Party members. This is one of the requirements of preparation work of Party Congresses at all levels.

He said that the Ho Chi Minh city Party Committee’s Commission for Organization should guide the time to complete evaluation of personnel before Party Congresses at all levels, and affirm that people nominated to participate in the next Party executive committee don’t violate the law./.

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