(VOV) - The life and career of General Vo Nguyen Giap, former Commander-in-chief of the Vietnam People’s Army, earned him a place amongst history’s greatest military leaders.
The 100th birth anniversary of former State Council President Vo Chi Cong was celebrated at the cultural centre in the central province of Quang Nam with the attendance of Party and State leaders, heroic mothers and revolutionary veterans.
Kim Yong-Nam, President of the Presidium of the Supreme People’s Assembly of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) arrived in Vietnam on August 5 for a three-day official visit.
A ceremony was held on August 5 in Nui Thanh district in the central province of Quang Nam to upgrade and nationally recognize a memorial site for former State Council President Vo Chi Cong.
The Vietnamese Embassy in Cuba on September 12 hosted a memorial ceremony for Vo Chi Cong, former President of the State Council and former advisor to the Party Central Committee.
Solemn memorial ceremonies of Vo Chi Cong, former President of the State Council, were held on the early morning of September 12 in Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi and Quang Nam province.
Leaders of the Party and State, diplomatic corps, international organisations and people in and outside the country continue to pay tribute to Vo Chi Cong, former President of the State Council, in Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi and Quang Nam province, his homeland.
A funeral was held at the Thong Nhat (Unification) Hall in Ho Chi Minh City on September 11 for Vo Chi Cong, former President of the State Council, Chairman of the National Defence Council and Deputy Prime Minister.
A funeral was held in Hanoi on September 10 for Vo Chi Cong (Vo Toan), former President of the State Council, Chairman of the National Defence Council and Deputy Prime Minister, who died on Septembe r 8 at the age of 99.
Vo Chi Cong (real name Vo Toan), former President of the State Council, former Chairman of the National Defence Council and former Deputy Prime Minister, died on September 8 at the age of 99.
Party General Secretary and National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Phu Trong has expressed the hope that with resilient revolutionary tradition, the HCM City Party Committee will lead the implementation of the 11th National Party Congress’s Resolution.
On the occasion of the traditional Lunar New Year festival (Tet), Party, State and Government leaders paid Tet visits to various localities across the country.
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung paid Tet visits to former State President Vo Chi Cong and PM Phan Van Khai on February 12.
State President Nguyen Minh Triet on February 9 paid Tet visit to families of late Party General Secretary Le Duan, late Party General Secretary Nguyen Van Linh and late Prime Minister Vo Van Kiet.
President of the Central Committee of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Huynh Dam visited families of war martyrs’ and social policy beneficiaries in Ho Chi Minh City on January 18.