A delegation of the Party Central Committee, the President, the National Assembly, the Government, and the Vietnam Fatherland Front Central Committee paid tribute to President Ho Chi Minh at his mausoleum in Hanoi on January 19.
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh led a delegation of State officials to pay a visit and offered Tet greetings to families under preferential treatment policy in Tuy Hoa City in the south-central coastal province of Phu Yen on January 7.
On behalf of the Standing Committee of the HCMC People’s Committee, head of the Propaganda and Education Board of the City Party Committee Phan Nguyen Nhu Khue on December 4 hosted a reception for a delegation of the Granma, an official newspaper of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Cuba led by its Deputy Editor-in-Chief, Arlin Alberty Loforte.
A delegation of HCMC's leaders and officials led by Rear Admiral Luong Viet Hung, Deputy Commander of the Vietnam People's Navy, and Vice Secretary of the Party Committee of HCMC Nguyen Ho Hai on May 11 paid a visit to soldiers and people on the Truong Sa archipelago and troops stationed on DK1 platform.
A ceremony to take down the Neu tree (known as bamboo pole), ending Tet holidays was held at the Lang Ong Ba Chieu, the ancient tomb of Le Van Duyet, a high-ranking mandarin of the Nguyen Dynasty in HCMC’s Binh Thanh District on February 7 (on the 7 th day of the first lunar month)
A delegation of the Party Central Committee, President, National Assembly (NA), Government and Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee on July 27 laid wreaths at the Monument for Heroic Martyrs and President Ho Chi Minh’s mausoleum in Hanoi on the occasion of the 71st anniversary of the War Invalids and Martyrs Day (July 27).