The event saw the attendance of member of the Party Central Committee, Deputy Secretary of the Hanoi Party Committee and Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung; former Politburo member, former Minister of National Defense, General Phung Quang Thanh; Head of the municipal Party Committee’s Commission for Education and Communications Nguyen Van Phong; Vice Chairman of the municipal People’s Council Phung Thi Hong Ha; and Chairwoman of the Hanoi Confederation of Labor Bui Thi Huyen Mai.
According to the political report presented by Permanent Deputy Secretary of the district Party Committee and Chairman of the district People’s Council Do Minh Tuan, over the past five years, the Party organization, authorities and people of Me Linh have made strong endeavor to effectively realize resolutions of the Party Central Committee and the municipal authorities. All 15 targets set in Resolution of the district Party Committee’s 10th congress have been fulfilled.
From 2015 to 2020, the district’s economy continued its positive growth, attaining an annual increase of 8.0%. Total values of economic sectors stood at VND24.4 trillion annually. Tax collection for local budget in 2020 is estimated to witness a threefold increase over 2015.
Socio-economic infrastructure has been developed in harmonious and modern manner. So far, all 16 communes have met all criteria set for new style rural areas. The district has had no households living under the poverty line. Social welfare has been ensured. People’s material and spiritual life have been improved. Per capita income in 2020 is expected to reach VND55 million, 1.75 times higher than that of 2015.
In addition to socio-economic development, Me Linh has attached importance to building the Party and the political system in strong and transparent manner. In the tenure of 2015-2020, as many as 25 Party cells were established in non-State enterprises, and 1,100 people joined the Party.
Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung speaks at the congress.
Addressing the event, Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung congratulated Party organization, authorities and people of Me Linh on their achievements over the past term.
He pointed out the shortcomings and weaknesses during the term, and urged the delegates to focus on discussing and seeking solutions for them in the coming time.
Saying that the COVID-19 epidemic would still develop in complicated ways, Chung asked the district Party Committee to realize instructions of the Party Central Committee and the municipal authorities on fighting the novel coronavirus.
He asked for more effort to better implement the dual task of combating the pandemic and boosting socio-economic development, ensuring social security and national defense.
Me Linh needs to update growth scenarios and socio-economic, financial and budgetary targets for 2020 relevant to local situation, the Chairman ordered.
Chung requested the local authorities to fully tap into local potential and advantages to develop Me Linh into a hub for services in the Northwest of Hanoi.
Due attention should be paid to preserving and promoting specific cultural value; building the Party organization in strong and transparent manner; further realizing Resolutions of the Party Central Committee’s 4th plenum (11th and 12th tenure) on cadres and party members' example-setting responsibility; among others, the city leader stressed.
The congress elected 37 members to the district Party Committee’s Executive Board, for the tenure of 2020-2025.