Secretary of the Party Committee of Ho Chi Minh City Le Thanh Hai visited workers at the construction sites for the Le Van Sy, Bong, and Hau Giang bridges on January 31, the first day of the Lunar New Year.

The official praised their working spirit during the holiday, the largest traditional celebration in Vietnam , to follow the schedule.

He also asked the workers and their employers to prioritise quality over the progress of the projects.

The construction of the bridges over the Nhieu Loc – Thi Nghe and Tan Hoa – Lo Gom channels began on last November and will be completed in 2014./.