At the beginning of the morning session, the Party Central Committee approved the session’s working agenda.
Main issues on the agenda of the six-day sitting include the personnel work at all levels, especially at strategic level, salary reform for officials, public servants, the armed forces, and workers, and social insurance policy reform, among others.
Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong delivers his speech at the opening session on May 7. (Photo: VNA)
In his opening remarks, Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong noted the importance of the meeting, which takes place at the middle of the 12th tenure in the context of good development of the country and new opportunities for the renewal cause.
He asked the Party Central Committee to uphold their responsibility and study carefully submitted reports and projects in order to make quality contributions to documents to be passed at the end of the session.