The congress is to adopt a number of important documents, including a report on national socio-economic development orientations for 2021-2025, a report on guidelines for the 2020-2030 national socio-economic development strategy, and a report on the Party building work.
As many as 1,587 delegates attending the congress elected 200 members of the Party Central Committee, 18 members of the Political Bureau and five members of the Party’s Secretariat for the 2021-2026 tenure.
Notably, eight out of 18 Politburo members were re-elected, including Party chief Nguyen Phu Trong, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, the Party’s Organisation Commission head Pham Minh Chinh, and Hanoi Party Committee Secretary Vuong Dinh Hue.
The new Party Central Committee re-elected Nguyen Phu Trong as the General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam.
The closing ceremony will be broadcast live by the national radio and television networks.