President Nguyen Xuan Phuc meets with representatives of the Vietnam Young Entrepreneurs’ Association in HCM City on October 12. (Photo: VNA)
Nguyen Xuan Phuc met with over 40 representatives of the Vietnam Young
Entrepreneurs’ Association (VYEA) in Ho Chi Minh City on October 12, offering
congratulations on the Vietnam Entrepreneurs’ Day (October 13).
Established 26 years ago, the
VYEA currently gathers more than 10,000 members nationwide.
VYEA Chairman Dang Hong Anh
said facing the COVID-19 pandemic, businesspeople have always joined hands with
the Party, State, and people to overcome difficulties.
They hope that the Party and
State will continue issuing mechanisms, policies and support packages for
businesses to overcome this trying time, he added.
Expressing his sympathy for
businesses and entrepreneurs on their losses in the pandemic, President Phuc
applauded their efforts to address difficulties, sustain production, retain
employees, and contribute to social security in response to the Party and
President Nguyen Xuan Phuc addresses the meeting in HCM City on October 12. (Photo: VNA)
He asked young entrepreneurs
to uphold patriotism and national pride, noting that they should bring into
play solidarity to maintain mutual support while strengthening their will and
mettle to succeed in every circumstance and compete with their peers around the
As creativity is the strength
of the youth, challenges should be viewed as the catalyst for creativity and
entrepreneurship so as to develop businesses and the country. Young
entrepreneurs need to have trust in their career, the people’s fortune, and the
country’s future, and they should be confident and patient in their actions,
according to the State leader.
The President said he will
join other Party and State leaders in working to tackle hindrances facing
businesses to help them address difficulties and grow more strongly./.