Party officials talk election of NA, People’s Councils deputies hinh anh 1Overview of the meeting (Source: VNA)
The third working day of the Party Central Committee’s 12 th meeting in Hanoi on October 7 focused its group discussions on a plan on electing deputies to the National Assembly (14 th tenure) and People’s Councils at all levels for the 2016-2021 tenure.

In the afternoon, the Committee convened a plenary session on the plan, chaired by Politburo member and NA Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung.

During the week-long meeting, participants will debate the 2015 socio-economic performance, the socio-economic development plans for 2016, personnel preparations for the 12 th Party Central Committee, and elections of the 14 th NA and People’s Councils at all levels for 2016-2021.

In the opening ceremony, Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong stressed that the correct assessment of the national socio-economic situation from the beginning of this year until now and for the entire year will serve as a foundation to build and successfully carry out socio-economic development plans for 2016, targets for 2016-2020, and the 2010-2020 socio-economic development strategy.

Regarding personnel preparations for the next tenure of the Party Central Committee, at this meeting, the Politburo is expected to submit to the Central Committee a report on personnel plans for the Politburo, the Secretariat, and key leaders.

It is also imperative to create a high consensus on key issues - which will decide the success of the elections of deputies for the 14th National Assembly and members of People’s Councils at all levels for the 2016-2021 tenure, he said.-VNA