The press conference (Source: VNA)
Hanoi (VNA) – Outstanding workers who have shown initiative and produced good products in a contest launched by the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) will be honoured at a ceremony to celebrate the 130th anniversary of International Labour Day in Hanoi on May 1.

The information was announced by representatives from the VGCL at a press conference in Hanoi on April 25.

According to VGCL Vice President Nguyen Van Ngang , this will be one of the key activities held across the country to recognise the significant contributions of the working class to the nation’s development.

The events will also mark Workers’ Month 2016 with the motto “trade unions accompany businesses to take better care of employees”, Ngang added.

Other activities will include an art performance programme and a fair featuring food, specialties of many localities, and health care services.

On the occasion, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc will take part in exchanges with about 3,000 workers in Dong Nai and other southeastern provinces on April 30 to listen to their aspirations.-VNA