* At the event, Sr. Lt. Gen. Phan Van Giang, Chief of the General Staff and Deputy Defense Minister, heard a report delivered by the Party Organization of the National Defense Academy (NDA), and a report on reviewing the preparations for the Party Congress of the NDA presented by Sr. Lt. Gen. Tran Quang Phuong, Deputy Director of the General Department of Politics, and comments from the other delegates.

General Giang spoke highly of both reports and urged the NDA’s leadership to continue to direct the academy to excellently complete the assigned political missions and to effectively implement higher levels’ directives and instructions to contribute to the success of the Party congresses at all levels, the 11th Military Party Congress, and the 13th National Party Congress.

Regarding the political report draft, General Giang asked the academy’s Party Organization to supplement the academy’s outstanding achievements in specific areas to highlight its task fulfillment in the 2015-2020 term. In addition, it should clarify the orientations and goals of promoting research work, making strategic forecast, and giving recommendations on renovating training programs in line with the current period. It should also put an emphasis on training high quality human resources with a focus on building a contingent of experts theoretical issues, military science, defense, education, and training.

Senior Lieutenant General Phan Van Giang speaks at the conference. 

General Giang also requested the academy’s Party Organization to take notes of comments of functional agencies under the CMC, the Ministry of National Defense, and the General Department of Politics. It should also adjust and supplement documents to ensure the success of the upcoming Party Congress for the 2020-2025 term.

* Chairing the conference to review the preparations for the congress of the Party Organization of Army Corps 2, Deputy Defense Minister Sr. Lt. Gen. Tran Don agreed with the constructive opinions of the functional agencies.

Sr. Lt. Gen. Tran Don concludes the conference.

General Don asked the corps to clearly present the unit’s task accomplishment in the 2015-2020 period and give more details on the orientation of building an exemplary and typical Party Organization devised in the political report draft.

He also urged the unit to make breakthroughs in observing military discipline, making accurate evaluations on the reality of training, combat readiness observance, and ensuring logistical services and equipment for missions. In addition, General Don highlighted that shortcomings should be addressed and fixed in the next term.

Apart from making thorough preparations for the upcoming congress of the Party Organization in the 2020-2025 term, General Don requested the corps’ chains-of-command to concentrate their leadership on effectively performing routine missions and closely following situational developments to avoid being caught in a passive position in any circumstances.

In addition, they should direct information dissemination and emulation drives to encourage the troops to stay united and show high resolve in achieving all set targets.

* Highly valuing the preparations for the Party Congress of the Commando Corps in the 2020-2025 period, General Don asked the corps’ Party Organization to collect comments and complete documents to organize the event as planned.

He also suggested clarifying breakthroughs in task performance, the important role of the elite special force, as it relates to modern and high-intensity combat, as well as leadership targets in achieving all assigned missions.

* Hailing the high responsibility of the Party Organization of MB in directing the implementation of political missions and building of a healthy and strong Party Organization and a comprehensively strong unit, General Don asked them to study the contents of the General Department of Politics’ verification report on the preparation for the upcoming Party Congress of MB and constructive opinions from relevant agencies.

The bank’s Party Organization should shed light on targets in implementing political missions, economic-defense combined tasks, renovation and improvement in the bank’s operations, building a contingent of leading financial experts, and maintaining its position as a top 5 commercial joint stock bank in the country.

It should also focus on leading the fight against signs of “self-evolution” and “self-transformation” in the bank.

* Deputy Defense Minister Sr. Lt. Gen. Le Chiem urged the Party Organization of GAET Corporation to give more detailed achievements in task performance from the previous term and make clear measures to improve leadership capabilities and combat power of Party organizations and party cells at all levels.

* Highly appreciating the preparation for the upcoming Party Congress of the Artillery Corps, General Chiem asked the Party Organization to embrace higher levels’ instructions and documents, supplement more information for the political report draft, and boost information dissemination and launch emulation drives to celebrate the success of the congress. 

* Presiding over the meeting to review the preparation for the upcoming Congress of the Party Organization of Dong Bac Corporation, Sr. Lt. Gen. Nguyen Trong Nghia, Deputy Director of the General Department of Politics, spoke highly of the political report draft which was compiled in a comprehensive, serious, and responsible manner.

General Nghia requested the corporation’s Party Organization to concentrate on boosting production and business operation in line with the law, improving the living standard of laborers, maintaining defense and security in the locality, and contributing to economic development in mountainous areas.

Translated by Mai Huong