The 13th Party Central Committee’s second plenum will last until March 9. (Photo: VNA)
– Party General Secretary and State President Nguyen Phu
Trong on March 8 told the 13th Party Central Committee’s second
plenum that the Politburo will seek the committee’s decision on the candidates
for the posts of State President, Prime Minister and National Assembly
Chairperson at this plenum.
The Politburo will also ask for the Party Central
Committee’s opinions before it officially introduce candidates for other posts
for the legislature to consider, elect or approve, Trong stated.
In his opening remarks, the top leader stressed the need to give
priority to urgent issues, outstanding difficulties and key missions which need
He noted that after the 13th National Party Congress, the
Politburo assigned tasks for Politburo and Secretariat members and prepared for
the introduction of Party Central Committee members as candidates for the
election of deputies to the 15th NA.
The Politburo reached a high consensus on the need to early
complete the nomination of candidates for leading positions of State offices,
and to submit the nominations to the 14th NA’s 11th session for approval.
The top leader emphasized the importance of consistently following
the orientation for personnel work approved by the 13th National
Party Congress so as to ensure the united, comprehensive and harmonious
leadership of the Party in all aspects and localities and create a general
It is necessary to have an overall view to reach the most
suitable personnel arrangement, he said, adding that personnel work should be
carried out in accordance with the Party’s regulations, the Party Central
Committee’s working statutes, and the principle of the Party’s leadership in personnel
work and management of officials of the political system, as well as legal
regulations on State agencies’ organisation and operations.
The 13th Party Central Committee’s second plenum
will last until March 9./.