Speaking at the event, candidate Nguyen Thanh Phong focused on implementing key missions, consisting of building an effective, democratic, professional and modern administration; promoting rapid and sustainable economic growth based on high technology and science application, increasing the quality of planning tasks associated with the organization and implementation of planning; enhancing the implementation of infection prevention and control guidelines; taking stringent action against noise pollution caused by karaoke services; resolving problems of urban decoration, flooding, traffic congestion, environmental pollution, hospital overloads and food safety; maintaining public order and security.
Chairwoman of the HCMC People’s Council Nguyen Thi Le paid attention to HCMC’s four breakthrough schemes for development, including management innovation, infrastructure development, human resource and cultural development, development of businesses, creative startups and city’s key products; building HCMC into a regional and international financial center; inspection of the planning, construction investment and efficient use of land fund, infrastructure works along rivers and canals; examination of activities and operation of State administrative agencies and unit.
In addition, delegate Nguyen Van Dung was unanimously elected Vice chairman of the city People’s Council.
Vice chairmen of the People’s Committee, including Le Hoa Binh, Ngo Minh Chau, Duong Anh Duc, Vo Van Hoan, and Vice chairwoman Phan Thi Thang returned to the positions.
The municipal People’s Council also voted for head of the department of Economy and Budget of the HCMC People’s Council Le Truong Hai Hieu and two deputy heads namely Huynh Thanh Hung and Truong Le My Ngoc.
Ms. Nguyen Thi Thanh Van was elected as head of the Urban Dpartment of the municipal People’s Council. Two deputy heads are Huynh Hong Thanh and Le Xuan Vien.
The municipal People’s Council elected Ms. Pham Quynh Anh as head of the Department of Legislation, Nguyen Van Dat and Le Minh Duc as the deputy heads.