Hanoi honours 90 valedictorians from universities hinh anh 1At the event (Photo: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA)The Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union in Hanoi held a ceremony in the Temple of Literature on November 17 to honour 90 valedictorians from universities this year in the capital city.

Among them, 29 were male and the remainder were female.  

Speaking at the event, Secretary of the union's municipal committee Chu Hong Minh highlighted the national tradition of keening to learn. He said the municipal Party Committee and authorities have issued policies to attract and nurture talents for many years to build a prosperous, civilised and modern capital city.

Hanoi honours 90 valedictorians from universities hinh anh 2At the event (Photo: VNA)

The official said the organisation of the ceremony aims to recognise students’ constant efforts during their learning process. He expressed his belief that under any circumstances, they will keep their high spirit and creativity to bring more achievements to the capital city and the country.

It is the 19th consecutive year that Hanoi has honoured valedictorians from universities. This year included, a total of 1,969 valedictorians were honoured and received certificates of merit from the municipal People’s Committee./.