(HBO) - Hoa Binh province was the place where the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) helped Lao successfully organize the preparatory congress for the 2nd National Congress of the Lao People's Party (now the Lao People's Revolutionary Party (LPRP), and political training courses for Lao party members.


A delegation of the Archives Department of the Office of the LPRP Central Committee visits the National Historical Relic Site in Hoa Binh’s Military Command, where the preparatory congress for the second congress of the Lao People’s Party took place. 

The preparatory congress for the 2nd National Congress of the Lao People's Party and training courses on Party and political work of the Lao revolutionary were held in Hoa Binh during the 1971 – 1972 period, 

According to documents presented at a scientific conference on the Vietnam – Laos special friendship, on the opening day of the preparatory congress, Vietnamese Party officials Le Duan, Le Van Luong, Nguyen Duy Trinh, on behalf of the CPV, hosted a reception for all Lao delegates attending the event. 

A delegation of Hoa Binh province led by then Secretary of the provincial Party Committee Bui Van Kin and Chairman of the provincial Administrative Committee Nguyen Van Hau, also came to deliver greetings to the congress. 

The preparatory congress for the 2nd National Congress of the Lao People's Party took place safely and successfully. The success was greatly attributed to the support of Hoa Binh provincial Party Committee, authorities and people, and relevant agencies. 

In 2013, the place where the preparatory congress took place, now located in the provincial Military Command, was recognised as the National Historical Relic Site. 

In March last year, the local authorities allocated nearly 50 billion VND (2.1 million USD) from the local budget to implement a project to upgrade the revolutionary historical relic site. The work is expected to be completed in late 2022. 

In recent years, the friendship and cooperation between Hoa Binh province and localities of Laos have been strengthened through the exchange of delegations. 

Hoa Binh signed agreements with Luang Prabang and Houaphan provinces of Laos. The Vietnamese locality is implementing two support programmes in Houaphan to build a high school in Hua Muong district, and organise a training course for Lao students. 

There are 58 Lao students studying at colleges and vocational schools in Hoa Binh. 

Colonel Nguyen Hong Son, political director from the provincial Military Command said the relic site has become a popular destination for Lao tourists. 

It also serves as a place to educate young generations in the revolutionary traditions, and the good, special and rare relationship of the two countries’ people, he said./.


Related Topics


Yen Thuy district promotes strength of great national unity

Under the leadership of the Party Committee and the local administration, in recent times, the Vietnam Fatherland Front Committee of Yen Thuy district has focused on innovating its operation method, actively taking various solutions to effectively implement movements and campaigns.

Hoa Binh armed forces follow Uncle Ho’s teachings

In recent years, the Party Committee of the provincial Military Command has focused on directing the implementation of the Politburo’s Conclusion No. 01-KL/TW and resolutions and of the Party Committee of Military Region III on promoting virtues of Uncle Ho's soldiers and combating individualism in the new situation, along with a campaign on "upholding tradition, devoting talent, deserving to be Uncle Ho's soldiers” and building a strong and comprehensive unit.

Lac Thuy district replicates outstanding individuals, models

Lac Thuy district have always focused on detecting, fostering, and replicating outstanding individuals and models, which play a core role in patriotic emulation movements.

Hoa Binh delegation visits Laos’s Huaphane province

A delegation of Hoa Binh province on June 2 paid a courtesy visit to authorities of Huaphane province of Laos. The delegation included Nguyen Phi Long, Secretary of the provincial Party Committee; Bui Tien Luc, President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front Committee in Hoa Binh province; Bui Van Thang, Vice Chairman of the provincial People's Council; and Nguyen Van Chuong, Vice Chairman of the provincial People's Committee.

Hoa Binh arouses national pride among youth union members, youngsters

Over the past time, members of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union and young people in Hoa Binh province have actively organised practical and meaningful activities to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the historic Dien Bien Phu Victory (May 7, 1954 - 2024). The events offered opportunities for youth union members and young people to learn, arouse pride of a heroic time of their predecessors, and promote the sense of responsibility in the cause of national construction and defence.

Cao Phong district steps up campaign on following President Ho Chi Minh’s example

The Standing Board of the Party Committee of Cao Phong district has issued many documents to step up the implementation of the Politburo’s instructions regarding the campaign on studying and following President Ho Chi Minh’s thought, morality and lifestyle, a local official has said.