Vu Hoang Lan, a reporter from PhoBolsaTV
Hanoi (VNA) – PhoBolsaTV, a programme for overseas Vietnamese in the US and many other countries worldwide, has carried stories highlighting the ongoing 12th National Congress of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV).

Vu Hoang Lan, a reporter from the programme, on January 21 recorded the opening ceremony of the Congress at Hanoi’s National Convention Centre.

Lan said the outcomes of the Congress are significant to Vietnamese communities abroad, adding that national sea and island sovereignty, election of new CPV leaders and the country’s development path are among viewers’ concerns.

He also interviewed some delegates to the Congress about the aforementioned issues.

Information and photos on this important political event posted on PhoBolsaTV will be shared with other overseas Vietnamese communication agencies, he added.

The 12th National Party Congress runs from January 20 to 28 with the theme of “Promoting the building of a pure and strong Party, while putting into play the strength of the entire nation and socialist democracy, stepping up reform comprehensively and synchronously, firmly safeguarding the Fatherland and maintaining a peaceful and stable environment, and striving to turn Vietnam into a modernity-oriented industrialised country.

A total of 1,510 delegates representing more than 4.5 million Party members are participating in the event.-VNA