Permanent Vice Chairman of the National Assembly Tran Thanh Man (standing) addresses the meeting of the NEC's personnel sub-committee on May 17 (Photo: VNA)
- The personnel
sub-committee of the National Election Council (NEC) held a plenary session in
Hanoi on May 17 under the chair of Permanent Vice Chairman of the National
Assembly (NA) Tran Thanh Man.
Man, who is also a Politburo member, Permanent
Vice Chairman of the NEC, and head of the personnel sub-committee, said
preparations for the elections of deputies to the 15th NA and all-level
People’s Councils, slated for May 23, have been made as planned.
The session aimed to finalise the matters to be
reported to the NEC, which will organise a national teleconference on May 18,
Participants discussed a draft report on the
sub-committee’s performance since its inception and gave opinions on focal
issues for the time to come.
Man spoke highly of the sense of responsibility
among the sub-committee’s members and the effective coordination between the
NEC Office and specialised agencies of the NA Office.
While there are only six days left before the
election day, there remain many important tasks to be completed, he stressed, and
asking the personnel sub-committee to continue assigning members to stand ready
to deal with any possible cases of disease outbreaks, natural disasters,
security matters, or unavoidable circumstances.
The sub-committee must ensure that election
results are collected in a timely and precise manner and publish the results as
scheduled by the NEC, the Vice Chairman said.
He also told the sub-committee’s members to
coordinate closely in handling personnel issues and with other sub-committees
to proactively share information to perform joint tasks, thus guaranteeing the success
of the elections./.