Party Politburo member Dinh The Huynh visited the Vietnam Journalists’ Association (VJA), the Vietnam News Agency (VNA) and the Tien Phong (Vanguard) and Lao Dong (Labour) newspapers in Hanoi on June 20.
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The visits took place on the occasion of the 87th anniversary of Vietnam’s Revolutionary Press Day (June 21).
During the visits, Huynh, who is also the Head of the Party Central Committee’s Commission for Communications and Education, congratulated journalists nationwide, media agencies and generations of Vietnamese journalists for their praiseworthy contributions to national construction and development.
He highlighted the efforts made by domestic media agencies in providing timely information on the Party’s guidelines and State’s policies, saying that the press is an information channel and the forum of the people, reflecting their desire and creativeness.
He said that during the information boom and with the rapid introduction of new technologies, press agencies need to be staffed by journalists with a sound political ideology, professional ethics and expertise in their work.