The event saw the attendance of Ngo Van Quy, Vice Chairman of the Municipal People’s Committee and Deputy Head of the Steering Committee.
Over the past year, the Steering Committee has drastically directed and operated the implementation of Program 04 and made greater gains in socio-cultural field. Especially, 4 out of 8 projects of Program 04 have been completed.
In addition, the Steering Committee has focused on improving the quality of building cultural models; reviewed the system of cultural institutions from the city to localities.
Particularly, the culture and sports sector considered the 9th Ha Noi Sports Festival and SEA Games 29 in Malysia as milestones in developing mass sports movements and professional sports in association with implementing the campaign “All people take exercise following the great Uncle Ho’s example”, contributing to improving cultural life in localities.
Besides, in 2017, Ha Noi fulfilled the target of job creation with 213 employment transaction sessions; provided loans for job creation worth VND 983 billion and paid special attention to poverty reduction, social welfare policies and vocational training for rural labors.
In terms of education and training, the capital city has made positive changes; reviewed, adjusted and supplemented the network of schools to increase the number of national standard schools. The Steering Committee has also focused on improving the quality of human resource to serve the cause of construction and development of the capital city.
Addressing the conference, Chairwoman of the Municipal People’s Council and Head of the Steering Committee Nguyen Thi Bich Ngoc highly appreciated gained achievements in performing Program 04 and Plan 165 in 2017. However, she also pointed out several shortcomings and weaknesses which need removing in the coming time.
To promote the above achievements in 2018, the Chairwoman assigned the Municipal People’s Committee to take prime responsibility and direct relevant departments, sectors to make specific plans for 2018.
She also requested units to review and give reports on targets which have not yet completed to the Municipal Party Committee.
The city official emphasized that units must focus on the popularization of Code of Conduct among officials, public servants, employees, students and local people.
At the conference, Head of the Steering Committee Nguyen Thi Bich Ngoc also assigned specific missions to each relevant department, sector.