A delegation of the Korean Workers’ Party led by head of its Central
Committee’ Commission for International Affairs Kim Yong Il, has visited
the northern province of Thai Binh to study the model of rural area
At a working session with the delegation on June 12,
Tran Cam Tu, Secretary of the Thai Binh Provincial Party Committee,
said that the province is accelerating the development of new rural area
in line with the National Target Programme on New Rural Development
Thai Binh expects to fulfill the programme in all
communes by 2020, so that the province meets all the standards for a
new rural province, he added.
Tu, who is also member of the Party
Central Committee, stressed the solidarity and friendship between the
two Parties and peoples of Vietnam and the Democratic People’s
Republic of Korea .
He said that Thai Binh province’s Party
Committee and people always keep in mind the valuable assistance from
the DPRK’s Korean Workers’ Party and people to the Vietnamese people in
the past struggle for national independence and reunification as well as
national construction and defence at the present.
For his part,
Kim Yong Il, who is a member of the Party Central Committee’s
Secretariat, spoke highly of Thai Binh’s economic development,
especially in agricultural production, poverty reduction as well as
employment and social welfare.
He attributed the achievements to the sound policy of the Communist Party of Vietnam.
Later in the day, the delegation made a fact-finding tour of a rural area model in Thanh Tan commune, Kien Xuong district.-VNA