PORTAL - On the afternoon of October 26, at the Administrative Center of Binh Duong Province, Mr. Nguyen Van Loc - Member of the Provincial Standing Party Committee, Head of Commission for Mass Mobilization of Provincial Party Committee, Chairman of the Provincial Committee of the Vietnam Fatherland Front chaired the Conference to sign the cooperation agreement on people's foreign affairs in the new situation for the 2022-2025 period.
Attending were leaders of provincial departments, committees and branches.
According to the signed content, in the 2022-2025 period, the Fatherland Front and socio-political organizations, the Provincial Union of Friendship Organizations, the Provincial Red Cross Society will coordinate to implement and master Directive No. 12-CT/TW dated January 05, 2022 of the Party Central Committee's Secretariat and Plan No. 70-KH/TU dated September 05, 2022 of Binh Provincial Standing Party Committee. Propagating and fully informing socio-political events, major national and local holidays; raising awareness of cadres, party members, union members, members and people of all strata towards people's foreign affairs activities. Strengthening coordination and orientation for propaganda on protection of national sovereignty and border security. Regularly grasping the situation and maintaining the initiative in fighting against false and distorted claims of hostile forces. Improving the quality of activities of outgoing delegations and welcome incoming delegations; consolidating and deepening relations with traditional partners (Laos, Cambodia), developing friendly cooperation with new partners. In addition, coordinating effectively in mobilizing international organizations and foreign non-governmental organizations to support social security and support Binh Duong in its construction and development.
Delegates comment on the contents of activities for the 2022-2025 period
Over the past time, Binh Duong has always actively expanded friendship and cooperation with the people of other countries. Currently, the province has signed friendship cooperation agreements with 11 foreign localities. At the same time, actively building partnerships with international organizations, expanding multilateral relations in the implementation of the Binh Duong Smart City Project associated with economic development (World Technopolis Association - WTA, Intelligent Community Forum (ICF)).
Accompanying in the province's general foreign affairs, the Fatherland Front and its member organizations have propagated, mobilized, united, and gathered all resources for the province's socio-economic development, Covid-19 prevention and control and ensured the maintenance of national defense and security. Specifically, the Provincial Committee of the Vietnam Fatherland Front has had many exchanges with the Lao Front for national construction in Champasak province; High-ranking delegation of the National Council for Solidarity Front for the Development of Cambodia Motherland, etc.
The Provincial Labor Confederation signed a Memorandum of Understanding on cooperation between the Daejeon City Trade Union (Korea). The Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union of Binh Duong province signed a Memorandum of Understanding on friendship and cooperation with the Youth Union of Champasak province (Laos) and Daejeon City (Korea); regularly organizes exchanges with students, the Youth Union of Cambodia and Laos in the "Shared Mekong river" program, organizes to receive the visiting delegation of the Youth Union of Champasak province (Laos).
The Provincial Union of Friendship Organizations has consolidated and developed 09 member people's friendship associations and 01 campaign committee to establish Friendship Association (Vietnam - Netherlands), with more than 1,600 members participating in activities; awarded hundreds of scholarships to Cambodian and Laotian students studying at universities in the province; coordinated with the Department of Foreign Affairs to receive and work the business delegation of the Korean Cultural Center (ACEF) and Gyeongnam Province to visit and work in Binh Duong; jointly organized an art exchange program between Vietnam and India on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of establishing diplomatic relations between the two countries.
However, the results of people's foreign affairs activities are still not on par with the province's foreign development advantages.
Mr. Nguyen Van Loc - Member of Provincial Standing Party Committee, Head of Commission for Mass Mobilization of Provincial Party Committee, Chairman of the Provincial Fatherland Front Committee speaks at the conference
Speaking at the meeting, Mr. Nguyen Van Loc said that the signing of a cooperation program to continue promoting the achieved results and overcome difficulties and limitations in the people's foreign affairs over the past time, closely following the province's foreign program. In which, focusing on strengthening relations with traditional friends, at the same time expanding relations with foreign organizations and localities with which Binh Duong province has signed friendship cooperation agreements. He suggested member organizations to actively implement the signed contents in order to improve the effectiveness of people's foreign affairs in the new situation.
Leaders of the Vietnam Fatherland Front Committee, socio-political organizations, and the provincial Union of Friendship Organizations sign a cooperation agreement on people's foreign affairs in the new situation for the 2022-2025 period
Reported by Phuong Chi- Translated by Thanh Tam