The awarding ceremony of the fifth National Press Awards on Party building, called “Bua Liem Vang” (Golden Hammer & Sickle) was held on the evening of January 13 at the Hanoi Opera House to honour excellent journalists and their work about Party building.
The 90-epidesode documentary series “Vietnam in the Ho Chi Minh Era – A Televisual Annals”, developed by Nhan Dan (People) Newspaper, won the special prize.
The annual awards are held by the Party Central Committee’s Organisation Commission, the Nhan dan (People) newspaper, the Communist Review, Vietnam Television, and the Vietnam Journalists’ Association.
Attending the awarding ceremony were Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and Chairwoman of the National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan, among others.
Addressing the ceremony, permanent member of the Party Central Committee’s Secretariat Tran Quoc Vuong said that the entries have contributed to helping people understand more about the Party as well as the leadership, directions and important and prompt decisions of the Party and State; and consolidating the trust of officials, Party members and people in the Party.
Permanent member of the Party Central Committee’s Secretariat Tran Quoc Vuong praised journalists and their entries for their significant contributions to consolidating the trust of officials, Party members and people in the Party.
Having been launched since January 15, 2020, the National Press Awards on Party building received 1,710 entries in various genres that reflected issues of public concern last year, such as preparations for and the organisation of all-level Party congresses in the run up to the 13th National Party Congress.
They include a number of high-quality articles on Party building and rectification in terms of politics, ideology, organization, and morality; the selection of personnel for the 13th National Party Congress; lessons from all-level Party congresses; the reform of cadre evaluation; the control of power in personnel affairs and the fight against power lobbying; the encouragement and protection of those who dare to think and act; and measures to select persons with both talent and morals.
The jury presented one special prize, five A prizes, 10 B prizes, 16 C prizes and 27 consolidation prizes.
Politburo member, Secretary of the Party Cental Committee’s Secretariat and head of its Organisation Commission, Pham Minh Chinh, launched the sixth Bua Liem Vang Awards.
The 90-epidesode documentary series “Vietnam in the Ho Chi Minh Era – A Televisual Annals”, developed by Nhan Dan (People) Newspaper, won the special prize. This is the first-ever special award of this competition.
A series of articles named “Control of power in places where leaders are in charge of both Party and governmental managing positions” written by two journalists from Quang Ninh Media Group (QMG), Lan Huong and Thuy Linh attained the B prize.
Two journalists from Quang Ninh Media Group (QMG), Lan Huong and Thuy Linh attained the B prize.
According to organizers, the National Press Awards on Party Building has had a broad influence on society, as seen not only through the large number of entries and the engagement of all-level Party committees, journalist associations, and press agencies nationwide, but also through the effectiveness of entries in covering Party and political system building in 2020.
On the occasion of the 91st founding anniversary of the Party (February 3) and the 13th National Party Congress, Pham Minh Chinh, Politburo member, Secretary of the Party Cental Committee’s Secretariat and head of its Organisation Commission launched the sixth Bua Liem Vang Awards.
Translated by Phuong Loan