As General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong emphasized at the Standing meeting of the Central Steering Committee on Anti-Corruption on March 18, 2021: the anti-corruption work in the new term must be stronger and more effective than the previous term. This is also clearly demonstrated by the candidates for the 15th National Assembly in their campaign commitments before voters.
Anti-corruption ‘no forbidden zones, no exceptions’ is the statement of Mr. Vo Van Thuong, Politburo member, Permanent member of the Secretariat of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Vietnam, term XIII in the online conference to meet the voters in the 13 ward, Hai Chau district, Da Nang belongs to the No. 1 constituency. As a permanent member of the Secretariat, Mr. Vo Van Thuong pledged to work with the Politburo and the Secretariat to focus on directing, implementing and improving the effectiveness and efficiency of Party building and rectification, step up and resolutely fight against corruption and negativity, with the idea that there is no forbidden zone, no exception, and is not affected by any organization or individual”.
Mr. Vo Van Thuong, Politburo member, Permanent member of the Secretariat of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Vietnam, term XIII in the online conference to meet the voters in the 13 ward, Hai Chau district, Da Nang. Photo: Hoang Son/Thanh Nien
Standing member of the Finance and Budget Committee, delegate Vu Thi Luu Mai (introduced for re-election in the 4th constituency of Hanoi) also pledged to propose the removal of parochialism provisions leading to policy corruption, group interests, budget damage… Specifically, Ms. Mai promised to propose amendments to the law on land to improve management efficiency, ensure people’s interests, and avoid budget loss. One of the other priorities of this candidate is perfecting tax and fee policies, cutting unreasonable revenues, reforming and transparent administrative procedures, and facilitating people in transactions…
Standing member of the Finance and Budget Committee, delegate Vu Thi Luu Mai. Photo: Van Diep/TTXVN
Candidate Hoang Van Cuong, Vice Rector of National Economics University, is an incumbent and self-nominated candidate for the 15th National Assembly and is allocated at the 10th constituency of Hanoi. Mr. Cuong pledged that if elected, he would contribute to building a mechanism to monitor power, prevent corruption right from the formulation of policies and laws, actively participate in supervising the law enforcement process in the investment sector, finance and management of national programs and projects.
Hoang Van Cuong, Vice Rector of National Economics University. Photo: NEU
Also running for election in Hanoi, constituency No. 5, the Chairman of the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry Vu Tien Loc, who has had 4 consecutive sessions in the National Assembly committed efforts to contribute to institutional reform, administrative reform, perfecting the legal framework, overcoming the lack of transparency, overlapping, troublesome administrative procedures, causing difficulties and insecurity for people and businesses.
Chairman of the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry – Mr. Vu Tien Loc at the meeting between voters and candidates for the 15th National Assembly, Tay Ho district. Photo: Hanoimoi