Delegates meet in the lobby of the meeting hall (Photo: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) – The 12th National Party Congress approved the list of candidates for the 12th Party Central Committee on January 25.

Working in delegations in the morning, the delegates considered the list of proposed personnel for the 12th Party Central Committee.

The presidium then met and gave opinions on the candidacy, nomination or withdrawal from the list of nominees.

The Congress had a plenary session in the afternoon under the chair of Nguyen Phu Trong – Party General Secretary and Chairman of the presidium.

On behalf of the presidium, To Huy Rua – a Politburo member, Secretary of the Party Central Committee and Chairman of the Party Central Committee’s Commission on Organisation – delivered a report summarising the candidacy, nomination and withdrawal of the delegations and delegates.

The participants then elected the vote counting board.

They cast ballots to approve the list of candidates and nominees and cases requesting to withdraw from the list of candidates for the 12th Party Central Committee.

After that, the Congress approved the list of nominees to the 12th ​Party Central Committee.-VNA