PORTAL - On the morning of September 01, at the Provincial Convention and Exhibition Center, the Provincial Party Committee, People's Council, People's Committee, the Vietnam Fatherland Front Committee of Binh Duong province solemnly held a Meeting to mark the 75th anniversary of the successful August Revolution (August 19, 1945- August 19, 2020) and the National Day of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam (September 2, 1945 - September 2, 2020).
Attending were Mr. Tran Van Nam - Member of the Party Central Committee, Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee, Head of the Provincial National Assembly Delegation; Mr. Huynh Thanh Dat - Member of the Party Central Committee, Director of National University Ho Chi Minh City; Mr. Nguyen Hoang Thao - Permanent Deputy Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee; Mr. Tran Thanh Liem - Deputy Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee, Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee; Mr. Vo Van Minh - Member of Provincial Party Standing Committee, Chairman of Provincial People's Council; Mr. Nguyen Van Loc - Member of the Provincial Party Standing Committee, Head of Mass Mobilization Committee of the provincial Party Committee, Chairman of the Provincial Vietnam Fatherland Front Committee; provincial leaders through periods, departments, committees, branches, provincial unions, People's Committees of districts, towns and cities, Vietnamese Heroic Mothers, revolutionary elders, Armed Force Heroes and youth union members in the province.
A performance at the ceremony
At the meeting, Mr. Tran Thanh Liem - Deputy Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee, Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee gave a speech reviewing the glorious tradition of the August Revolution and the birth of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam, now the Socialist Republic of Vietnam. Promoting the achievements of the August Revolution and implementing Uncle Ho's teachings, during the past 75 years, the Party Committee, the government and people of Thu Dau Mot - Binh Duong have not been afraid of difficulties and challenges, always stand side by side with the people of the whole country to fight against foreign invaders, protect and build the Fatherland.
Today, Binh Duong continues to write its successes on the way of building a rich and beautiful homeland. After more than 30 years of innovation and 23 years of re-establishment, Binh Duong province has made an outstanding and comprehensive development in many fields. A vivid demonstration from the practice shows that, over the past 5 years of implementing the Resolution of the 10th Party Congress of Binh Duong province, the term 2015 - 2020, the province has achieved important and comprehensive results in all aspects, maintained a steady growth in the direction of sustainable development, continued to make important contributions to the Southern Key Economic Zone and the whole country, created a basic foundation for the next term. Gross regional domestic product (GRDP) increased on average 9.35%/year, exceeding the plan set out. The people's life in the province is increasingly improved and enhanced with per capita income expected to reach VND 155.7 million by 2020 (an increase of VND 83.4 million compared to the beginning of the term - 2015 which is VND 72.3 million). In particular, Binh Duong has had no poor households for many consecutive years according to the Central criteria.
Particularly in the first months of 2020, along with the whole country, Binh Duong must face unprecedented challenges; the Covid -19 pandemic had a negative impact on the economy and greatly affected to the social life of Binh Duong province. However, with the specific solutions of the Party Committee, the government and the efforts of the people and the enterprise community, Binh Duong continued to maintain a relatively high and higher growth rate compared to the national average as well as other provinces and cities in the region with a GRDP increase of 6.73% (3.7 times higher than the growth rate of the whole country).
Mr. Tran Thanh Liem - Deputy Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee, Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee delivers a speech at the ceremony
Chairman of the provincial People's Committee emphasized: "The remaining tasks in 2020 and in the next term are extremely heavy, but opportunities, chances and bright future are welcoming us. The provincial Party Committee, People's Council, People's Committee, Vietnam Fatherland Front Committee of the province believe that the entire Party, government and people of Binh Duong continue to unite with one heart, promote the spirit of the August Revolution, determine to overcome all difficulties and challenges, strive to complete with the highest results the targets and tasks set out in each period; promote patriotic emulation movements, movement of studying and following President Ho Chi Minh's ideology, morality and style; promote the solidarity, the will of self-help, self-reliance, the spirit of national pride and self-respect, successfully perform the "dual" target in socio-economic development and Covid-19 pandemic prevention and control; strive to emulate for practical achievements to welcome the 11th Provincial Party Congress and the 13th National Party Congress, endeavor to meet the people's trust of love and expectation, worthy of the lifelong will of beloved President Ho Chi Minh".
On this occasion, the Provincial Party Committee awarded, posthumously awarded the Party membership badges to 288 party members. At the ceremony, the Provincial Party Committee awarded the 55-year Party membership badge to 01 individual and the 40-year Party membership badges to 03 individuals.
Mr. Tran Van Nam - Member of the Party Central Committee, Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee, Head of the Provincial National Assembly Delegation awards the Party membership badges to individuals
Provincial leaders take souvenir photo with individuals receiving Party membership badges