Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong delivers a speech at the opening of the 7th session of the 12th-tenure Communist Party of Việt Nam (CPV) Central Committee. (Photo: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) – The 7th plenary session of the 12th-tenure Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Central Committee continued its second working day on May 8, discussing many crucial issues for the country.

In the morning, the Party Central Committee scrutinised the project on building a contingent of cadres at all levels, especially strategic level, with sufficient virtue, capacity and prestige on par with their assigned tasks.

Politburo member and Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, on behalf of the Politburo, chaired the debate.

In the afternoon, the committee worked in groups, discussing the scheme on salary reform for officials, civil servants, public employees, armed forces, and workers in businesses.

In his opening remark, Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong noted the importance of the meeting, which takes place at the middle of the 12th tenure in the context of good development of the country and new opportunities for the renewal cause.

He asked the Party Central Committee to uphold their responsibility and study carefully submitted reports and projects in order to make quality contributions to documents to be passed at the end of the session.

The plenary session will conclude on May 12-VNA