Hanoi People’s Council urged to uphold responsibility in listening voters

Tuesday, 2018-12-04 16:30:36
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Politburo member and NA Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong speaking at the event (Photo: hanoimoi.com.vn)
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NDO - Members of the Hanoi People’s Council should continue to uphold their roles and responsibilities to get closer to thepeople and listen to voters’ voices and aspirations.

The statement was made by Politburo member and Vice Chairwoman of National Assembly (NA), Tong Thi Phong,while attending the opening of the 15th Hanoi People's Council’s seventh session on November 4.

The event also saw the presence of Politburo member and Secretary of Hanoi municipal Party Committee, Hoang Trung Hai.

The NA vice Chairwoman appreciated the achievements that the capital city has gained over the past few years and asked its leaders to be more drastic in their management.

She urged for Hanoi’s close coordination with the central ministries and agencies to implement the specific mechanismsand policies for the city’s development under the Capital Law, towards building a model of urban government, she added.

Regarding issues under the competence of the NA and Government, the city needs to synthesise, report and propose mechanisms and policies in solving difficulties and obstacles for its development.

Also addressing the event, Politburo member Hoang Trung Hai asked the members of the Hanoi People’s Council to uphold democracy and their responsibility, to discuss the positive results as well as limitations during the implementation of socio-economic development.

Taking place until December 6, the delegates will review the socio-economic situation and security and defence of the capital city in 2018; set the key tasks and major solutions for 2019; consider and decide several issues under the competence of the People’s Council; and hold a vote of confidence on officials holding positions elected and approved by the municipal People’s Council.

Politburo member and Secretary of Hanoi municipal Party Committee Hoang Trung Hai speaking at the event (Photo: hanoimoi.com.vn)