National Convention Centre ready to host 13th Party Congress

Preparations for the 13th National Party Congress at the National Convention Centre have been completed.
National Convention Centre ready to host 13th Party Congress hinh anh 1Preparations for the 13th National Congress of the Communist Party of Vietnam at the National Convention Centre in Hanoi were completed on January 21, just four days before the opening of the event. The Congress will take place in Hanoi from January 25 to February 2. With the motto “Solidarity - Democracy - Discipline - Creativeness - Development”, it is a political event to map out future orientations, thus helping to boost the country’s renewal, integration and development cause comprehensively and synchronously. The event will mark a new milestone in the development process of Vietnam and the Communist Party of Vietnam, as it will shape the country’s future and propel its international integration (Photo: VietnamPlus)
National Convention Centre ready to host 13th Party Congress hinh anh 2Streets of Hanoi have been embellished with national and Party flags, banners, and posters to welcome the event. In Vietnam, during important events of the nation or the Party, people often hang the national and Party flags to celebrate them. At the same time, preparations for the Congress at the National Convention Centre have been completed. The centre, the leading and largest conference centre in Vietnam, will be the venue of the congress. It is located at the intersection of Thang Long Avenue and Pham Hung Road. The construction of the centre started in November 2004 and completed 22 months later. It was officially inaugurated on November 25, 2005 (Photo: VietnamPlus)
National Convention Centre ready to host 13th Party Congress hinh anh 3The decorations for the upcoming 13th National Party Congress at the National Convention Centre have been completed. The Congress, scheduled to take place from January 25 to February 2, has the theme “Strengthening the building and rectification of the Party and the political system into purity and strength; rousing the will and determination for national development and promoting the strength of the great national unity bloc in combination with the power of the era; continuing to comprehensively and synchronously accelerate the cause of reform; constructing and firmly safeguarding the Fatherland and maintaining a peaceful and stable environment; and striving to turn Vietnam into a developed, socialist-oriented nation by the middle of the 21st century.” (Photo: VietnamPlus)
National Convention Centre ready to host 13th Party Congress hinh anh 4All roads leading to the National Convention Centre have been adorned with a large number of red banners which are similar to the national and Party flags. In Vietnam, during important events of the nation or the Party, people often hang the flags to celebrate them. Agencies, units, hospitals, schools and households were requested to fly the national flag from January 15 to February 14 during the time of the Congress. Before, during, and after the Congress, the capital city of Hanoi has been deploying thousands of officers and soldiers from the municipal Department of Public Security and the municipal Military High Command to ensure security and safety (Photo: VietnamPlus)
National Convention Centre ready to host 13th Party Congress hinh anh 5Many of national and Party flags, together with banners and posters have livened up the streets of Hanoi. With the motto “Solidarity - Democracy - Discipline - Creativeness - Development”, the 13th National Party Congress will review not only the implementation of the Resolution of the 12th Congress but also 35 years of implementing the “Doi Moi” (Renewal) process, 30 years of implementing the 1991 Political Platform, 10 years of implementing the amended Political Platform (supplemented and developed in 2011) and the National Socio-economic Development Strategy 2011-2020; setting out socio-economic development orientations and tasks for 2021-2025 (the 50th anniversary of the liberation of the South and national reunification); and determining goals and orientations to 2030 (the 100th founding anniversary of the Party) and a vision for national development to 2045 (the 100th founding anniversary of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam, now the Socialist Republic of Vietnam) (Photo: VietnamPlus)
National Convention Centre ready to host 13th Party Congress hinh anh 6Entranceways of the National Convention Centre are elaborately decorated. The 13th National Party Congress is a political event with future orientations mapped out, thus helping boost the country’s renewal, integration and development cause comprehensively and synchronously. The Congress will mark a new milestone in the development process of Vietnam and the Communist Party of Vietnam, as it will shape the country’s future and propel its international integration. All delegates to the 13th National Party Congress will be tested for COVID-19 twice from January 18-23. The capital city has gone through 150 consecutive days without new local transmissions, and districts and communes enhanced inspection and punished those who violated regulations on pandemic prevention and control (Photo: VietnamPlus)
National Convention Centre ready to host 13th Party Congress hinh anh 7Up to 1,587 delegates representing more than 5.1 million Party members nationwide will attend the 13th National Party Congress, up nearly 80 delegates from the 12th Congress and the largest number among the 13 congresses. The event is scheduled to take place in the capital city from January 25 to February 2. Among the delegates, 13.99 percent are women, and 11.03 percent are ethnic minorities. Politburo member and Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc affirmed that the 13th National Congress of the Communist Party of Vietnam holds the great historical responsibility for the Fatherland, people and nation not only in the next five years, but also in the following decades and for future generations (Photo: VietnamPlus)
National Convention Centre ready to host 13th Party Congress hinh anh 8Security tasks are being carried out in an effort to ensure safety for the major event. The Congress will take place in Hanoi from January 25 to February 2, with the participation of up to 1,587 delegates representing more than 5.1 million Party members nationwide. With the motto “Solidarity - Democracy - Discipline - Creativeness - Development”, it is a political event with future orientation significance, thus helping boost the country’s renewal, integration and development cause comprehensively and synchronously. The Congress will mark a new milestone in the development process of Vietnam and its Party, as it will shape the country’s future and propel its international integration (Photo: VietnamPlus)
National Convention Centre ready to host 13th Party Congress hinh anh 9The front gate leading to the main building of the National Convention Centre. The construction of the centre started in November 2004 and completed 22 months later. With a total area of 64 hectares, including the main building, a garden, fountain, parking lot, helipad, and other auxiliary items, the centre meets international standards and is the ideal one for national and international conferences, which will see the participation of thousands of people. It is located at the intersection of Thang Long Avenue and Pham Hung Road in Me Tri Ward, Nam Tu Liem District, 10 km from downtown Hanoi and 40 km from Noi Bai International Airport (Photo: VietnamPlus)
National Convention Centre ready to host 13th Party Congress hinh anh 10Members of the sub-committee which is responsible for the organisation of the Congress have been exerting efforts in fulfilling their tasks. Politburo member and Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc affirmed that the 13th National Congress of the Communist Party of Vietnam holds the great historical responsibility for the Fatherland, people and nation not only in the next five years, but also in the following decades and for future generations. After 35 years of “Doi moi”, Vietnam has obtained significant achievements in terms of society, economy, security, national defence, external relations, and political stability. In 2020, braving the COVID-19 pandemic’s impact, Vietnam still posted an economic growth rate of nearly 3 percent, becoming one of the few countries recording positive growth in the region and the world (Photo: VietnamPlus)
National Convention Centre ready to host 13th Party Congress hinh anh 11A large poster with the words “The 13th Congress” was set up in front of the National Convention Centre. Preparations for the organisation of the 13th National Congress of the Communist Party of Vietnam at the National Convention Centre were completed on January 21, just four days before the opening of the political event. Agencies, units, hospitals, schools and households were requested to fly the national flag from January 15 to February 14 during the time of the Congress. Before, during, and after the Congress, the city has been deploying thousands of officers and soldiers from the Hanoi Department of Public Security and the municipal Military High Command to ensure security and safety (Photo: VietnamPlus)
National Convention Centre ready to host 13th Party Congress hinh anh 12The 13th National Party Congress will take place in Hanoi from January 25 to February 2, with the participation of up to 1,587 delegates representing more than 5.1 million Party members nationwide. All delegates to the 13th National Party Congress will be tested for COVID-19 twice from January 18-23, according to Director of the Hanoi municipal Health Department Nguyen Khac Hien. In addition, close to 500 domestic reporters and technicians, and more than 60 resident correspondents, editors and technicians of foreign news agencies have registered to work at the press centre of the event. More than 60 others will cover the congress online (Photo: VietnamPlus)
National Convention Centre ready to host 13th Party Congress hinh anh 13The guards of honour have been dispatched to welcome delegates. The Congress, which will be held in Hanoi from January 25 to February 2, has the theme “Strengthening the building and rectification of the Party and the political system into purity and strength; rousing the will and determination for national development and promoting the strength of the great national unity bloc in combination with the power of the era; continuing to comprehensively and synchronously accelerate the cause of reform; constructing and firmly safeguarding the Fatherland and maintaining a peaceful and stable environment; and striving to turn Vietnam into a developed, socialist-oriented nation by the middle of the 21st century.” (Photo: VietnamPlus)
National Convention Centre ready to host 13th Party Congress hinh anh 14Members of the military honour guard battalion also stand ready to carry out their duty on the days of the Congress, which is a highly-expected event of people both at home and abroad. The event will review not only the implementation of the Resolution of the 12th Congress but also 35 years of implementing the “Doi Moi” (Renewal) process, 30 years of implementing the 1991 Political Platform, 10 years of implementing the amended Political Platform (supplemented and developed in 2011) and the National Socio-economic Development Strategy 2011-2020; setting out socio-economic development orientations and tasks for 2021-2025, and determining goals and orientations to 2030 and a vision for national development to 2045 (Photo: VietnamPlus)
National Convention Centre ready to host 13th Party Congress hinh anh 15Rehearsal of members of the military honour guard battalion. Russia’s “Multi-polar world” magazine has run an article by journalist Pavel Vinogradov highlighting the context and significance of the 13th National Congress of the Communist Party of Vietnam. The article underlined that decisions and resolutions adopted at the congress will have a major impact on the nearly 100-million-strong country, which is developing dynamically along the socialist direction. Ninety years since the establishment of the Communist Party of Vietnam, the national Party Congress has always been a significant event marking a new period in the Southeast Asian country, it said. It noted that the Communist Party of Vietnam, founded by President Ho Chi Minh in 1930, is still the force ensuring the success of peace building and the construction of an equal society, as well as the reinforcement of national security and defence (Photo: VietnamPlus)
National Convention Centre ready to host 13th Party Congress hinh anh 16Many more flowers and ornamental trees will be seen at public spaces around the National Convention Centre, as well as along main streets leading to the centre, Ba Dinh district, and the city centre. Parks, gardens, and gateways to the capital will also get a facelift. The Hanoi Urban Environment Company (URENCO) will conduct a city-wide clean-up from January 16 to 23 and on January 30, Director Nguyen Huu Tien said. It also plans to install 100 portable toilets with improved signage at public recreational areas, which will also be cleaned regularly. The company will increase road sweeping and collect rubbish throughout the day and maintain sanitation, he pledged, adding that it will also be ready for any emergency. (Photo: VietnamPlus)
National Convention Centre ready to host 13th Party Congress hinh anh 17In the main hall, the motto “Solidarity - Democracy - Discipline - Creativeness - Development” is created with ornamental flowers and leaves. Preparations for the organisation of the 13th National Congress of the Communist Party of Vietnam at the National Convention Centre were completed on January 21, just four days before the opening of the political event. The centre, the leading and largest conference centre in Vietnam, will be the venue of the meeting. It is located at the intersection of Thang Long Avenue and Pham Hung Road. The construction of the centre started in November 2004 and completed 22 months later. It was officially inaugurated on November 25, 2005 (Photo: VietnamPlus)
National Convention Centre ready to host 13th Party Congress hinh anh 18A guard stands next to the decoration work inside the National Convention Centre. On the streets of Hanoi, many banners and posters highlighting achievements of the Communist Party of Vietnam have been on display. The municipal Department of Culture and Sports has finished the decoration in locations seeing huge traffic flows and public places, particularly in front of the State Bank of Vietnam and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and the May Day Square, with budget coming from social sources. In Vietnam, during important events of the nation or the Party, people often fly the national and Party flags to celebrate these events (Photo: VietnamPlus)
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