Present at the meeting were senior officers of the Ministry of National Defense, the General Staff and the General Department of Politics of the Vietnam People’s Army.

Gen. Ngo Xuan Lich speaking at the event

Briefing the Defense Minister and other defense leaders on the group’s task performance, Viettel’s General Director Major General Le Dang Dung said that the group has overcome difficulties in business and production and successfully fulfilled the 2018 plan.

Its personnel actively conducted research projects and effectively performed important defense tasks, contributing to strengthening the national defense capabilities.

Speaking at the event, General Lich said that the Central Military Commission and the Ministry of National Defense acknowledged the group’s efforts in surmounting difficulties to accomplish their missions. He also asked the group to focus on implementing its defense assignments and realizing its 2016-2020 development strategy while well doing business at home and abroad.

The defense minister also urged the group to reorganize its structure, improve productivity, develop human resources, and build strong Party organizations at all levels.

Translated by Trung Thanh