PANO – These days, streets in the capital of Hanoi have been brilliantly decked out in national flags, colorful flowers, banners, and slogans to celebrate the upcoming 13th National Congress of the Communist Party of Vietnam – a significant political event of the Communist Party and people of Vietnam. It is slated to take place from January 25 to February 2.

Together with people throughout the country, Hanoians have been looking forward with keen interest to the congress and pinning high hopes on its success.

Translated by Quynh Oanh