Defense Trade Union’s Foundation Day observed

PANO � The Defense Trade Union Board under the General Department of Politics of the Vietnam People's Army in collaboration with relevant agencies launched a program entitled Returning to the Roots in Yen Dinh commune, Cho Moi district, Bac Kan province today.

On this occasion, the organizers presented awards to winners of the competition themed 70 years of resounding traditions of Defense Trade Union.

The participants also offered incense and flowers at the memorial stele of Vietnam's Trade Union of Armament Production (the predecessor of the Defense Trade Union Board) and presented gifts to the local authorities and needy people.

* The Department of Politics of Military Region 3 has just held a get-together for generations of its trade union members on the occasion of the 70th founding anniversary of the Defense Trade Union and the 38th founding anniversary of the region's Defense Trade Union chapter.

At the event, delegates recalled outcomes of worker movements and trade union organizations' activities over the past time. The region's Trade Union chapter deployed its tasks comprehensively and innovatively. Participants also showed their determination to enhance education to improve political stance for their staff and encourage them to promote responsibilities and expertise themselves.

* The Military Officer Training School No.2 has just held a similar program to review the tradition and contributions of its Trade Union sector over the past two years. On this occasion, the school also awarded 33 outstanding groups and individuals.

* Similarly, outstanding members of the Trade Union chapter of Factory Z119 of the Department of Technical Services of the Air Defense - Air Force Service were honored for their remarkable achievements at a recent ceremony. Various emulation movements have been implemented effectively by the factory's Trade Union organizations.

Source: People's Army Newspaper