At the event, the delegates shared their achievements in studying and following President Ho Chi Minh’s example through practical activities such as opening classes to erase illiteracy in poor communes, protecting security in border areas, preventing and controlling drugs, and caring for public heath. On behalf of the Party and State, NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan spoke highly of outstanding performances of the exemplary models, who have not only contributed to the overall success of the Thanh Hoa provincial Party Committee, authorities and people over the past years but have also established themselves as vivid examples for their compatriots in Thanh Hoa and the country to follow. She affirmed that the Party and State would continue paying attention to and providing the province with favourable conditions to fulfil their assigned tasks. She asked the local authorities to give priority to improving socio-economic infrastructure, attracting more investment to Nghi Son economic zone and other industrial parks, enhancing human resources, and ensuring sustainable development. The province was also requested to ensure social welfares, better care for policy beneficiaries, unlock its potential and advantages, boost tourism, and preserve as well as uphold its heritage value.