Update: 09:10 | 28/08/2020
Politburo member, Secretary of the Party Central Committee (PCC) and Head of the PCC commission for Communication and Education Vo Van Thuong hosted a working session with the heads of Vietnamese diplomatic missions abroad who were promoted in 2020 to discuss measures to strengthen external information activities.
Speaking at the meeting, Politburo member Thuong urged Vietnamese representative offices in foreign countries to thoroughly grasp the Party and State’s guidelines on foreign affairs and external information while acting as a bridge to strengthen relationships between Vietnam and countries around the world.
Politburo member Vo Van Thuong speaks at the session.
The Party official also advised that the Vietnamese representative missions should keep updated on the situation of overseas Vietnamese citizens in their host country, thus promoting their role as official channels popularising Vietnam’s information to the overseas Vietnamese and international friends.
He also requested accelerated popularisation of Vietnam’s guidelines and policies through foreign languages, along with the country’s active and positive role in addressing international issues.
He also emphasised coordination between representative offices abroad with ministries, agencies and localities at home in promoting collaboration in trade, investment and science-technology between Vietnam and other nations.