Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh affirmed that in anti-epidemic methods, we do not choose easy solutions that can affect people’s lives and socio-economic development. Photo VGP
On the evening of June 5, Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh attended and spoke at the launching ceremony of the COVID-19 vaccine fund, held at the Hanoi Opera House and broadcast live on Vietnam Television. Government portal, Government Information fanpage and many other television stations and press agencies across the country.
At the beginning of his speech, the Prime Minister expressed that he was very moved to be here, in the capital of Hanoi, a thousand years of civilization, a city of heroes, a city for peace, to perform an important ceremony – that is, “Vaccine Fund against COVID-19”. The Fund was established with the mission of mobilizing resources for social contributions to share with the state budget for the purchase and import of vaccines, research and domestic production of vaccines, and the use of preventive vaccines. COVID-19 for the people on the principle of ensuring voluntary contributions, operating openly, transparently and in accordance with the provisions of law, most favorable for contributions.
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh texted support for the Government’s COVID-19 vaccine fund through portal 1400. Photo VGP
A radical, long-term, strategic and decisive solution
In recent years, with the drastic leadership and direction of the Party, State, Party committees at all levels, local authorities, the participation of the whole political system and the response, consensus and responsibility of the Party With the motto “I am for everyone, everyone is for me”, Vietnam has been recognized as one of the bright spots in the world in terms of realizing the “dual goal” of preventing and fighting the epidemic, and developing at the same time. socio-economic development. In terms of anti-epidemic, Vietnam is in the group of countries that handle the pandemic most effectively with the lowest rate of infection and death. Economically, Vietnam is one of the rare countries with positive growth in the world during the pandemic. That effectively demonstrates the summons of “Fighting the epidemic like fighting the enemy” of the Party, State and the entire people with drastic, synchronous, creative solutions, timely and practical responses and consensus. solidarity of the whole nation.
However, the COVID-19 epidemic is becoming more and more complicated, with new strains from India and the UK, spreading rapidly, requiring us to have anti-epidemic solutions under the new motto “5K”. + vaccines” and strict, widespread and rigorous application of technology to achieve the “dual goal” of fighting the epidemic and developing the economy.
The Prime Minister stated that in the anti-epidemic method, we do not choose an easy solution that can affect people’s lives and socio-economic development. We only implement blockade in epidemic areas, distance in high-risk areas and still maintain normal life by zoning, isolating, tracing and stamping out the epidemic.
In order to bring life back to normal soon, the Party and State have achieved the goal of early free vaccination for the entire population in order to achieve herd immunity and this needs to be maintained every year. Vaccination is a fundamental, long-term, strategic and decisive solution to escape the pandemic.
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh presents certificates and flowers to thank Le Duc Hieu, a student at Pham Hong Thai School, Ba Dinh, Hanoi, 15 years old. Photo VGP
Solidarity and people’s strength are the most advanced and sharpest weapons
The Prime Minister emphasized that the history of nation building and defending the country has proven that when our country faces difficulties, the spirit of solidarity and people’s strength are the most advanced and sharpest weapons for us to defeat all enemies and conquer all enemies. wrote the glorious victories of the nation, as the beloved Uncle Ho warned: “It is easy a hundred times without the people. It’s difficult ten thousand times the people will finish it.” In the fight against COVID-19, the consensus of the people is the key to opening the big door for us to get out of the pandemic and return to a normal, peaceful, peaceful and safe life.
Reviewing history, the Prime Minister recalled that in 1945, in the face of the accumulated difficulties of the revolutionary situation of thousands of pounds, hanging a hair, responding to the call of President Ho Chi Minh, our compatriots in all parts of the country enthusiastically supported “Golden Week”, with the spirit of “People with a little contribute less, people with a lot contribute a lot”, creating the “Independence Fund”, making practical contributions to bringing the resistance war and nation building to the city. public.
“The tradition of “Love your neighbor as if you love yourself”, or “Mirror things cover the mirror price – People in a country must love each other” has been molded in every Vietnamese child and preserved from generation to generation. , anywhere on this Earth. That tradition shines brighter every time our country faces difficulties such as wars, natural disasters, storms, floods, epidemics… Therefore, the people’s sharing, responsibility and sympathy with the State is a factor. It is important to decide for us to believe that the COVID-19 vaccine fund will receive the support of all classes of people in the country and overseas Vietnamese”, the Prime Minister emphasized.
Our State has made every effort to remove all difficulties and obstacles in terms of mechanisms, using all resources to have the vaccine as soon as possible, free of charge for the entire population. People also shared that, despite our best efforts, the world’s vaccine resources are limited and they will give priority to countries with complicated disease situations that spread faster than Vietnam.
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh presents certificates and flowers to thank Mr. Nguyen Manh Tuong, 82 years old, a retired railway officer. Photo VGP
Following the fundraising events of the President, the President of the National Assembly and the Vietnam Fatherland Front, the establishment of the COVID-19 vaccine fund is a policy of the Party and State following the direction of the Government. Politburo to mobilize social resources to carry out epidemic prevention work. The fight against COVID-19 with vaccine weapons, we will have to go a long way, having to inject people every year.
The Prime Minister affirmed: The Party, State and Government understand and appreciate all contributions of people and businesses, no matter how small or large, they all come from the heart, from the heart, from responsibility to the community, from the shared with the State, should ensure that the management and supervision of the Fund’s activities are transparent and in accordance with the principles, purposes, and law in order to serve the people’s health and happiness first and foremost.
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh: The consensus of the people is the key to opening the big door for us to get out of the pandemic and return to a normal, peaceful, peaceful and safe life. Photo: VGP
Fund of kindness, of solidarity, of faith, of hearts connecting hearts
We are very touched to know that children save money for breakfast, elderly people save their pensions, savings, women save money, civil servants, public employees, and workers save their wages to save money. supporting the Fund, our compatriots abroad directly or ask their relatives to contribute to the Fund with the spirit of “One tree can’t be young, three trees together make a high mountain”. Hundreds of businesses, although facing difficulties due to the impact of the epidemic, have actively contributed to the Fund.
“Many businesses also said that they want to show their hearts to the People, to the State, contribute to the Fund to take care of the people, and for injections for their employees, businesses are willing to pay fees to simply We have more money for the State to take care of the people”, the Head of Government shared and emphasized: We believe that the people have understood the efforts of the Party, the State, the whole political system, with their intelligence. With wisdom, with will, resilience, determination, and the people’s solidarity, togetherness, and unanimity, we have gone through the pandemic over the past 1 year in a resilient, persistent, effective way. So the safe blue area on the world map is mostly tinged with red, yellow of the fear of contagion and mourning that the pandemic has caused in the world and in life.
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh awarded the certificate and thanked Doctor Dong Phu Khiem, Deputy Head of the Intensive Care Department – Central Hospital for Tropical Diseases. Photo VGP
“Our country is still facing many difficulties, the Party and State have been trying, but need to join hands and contribute with the heart and hearts of the whole community and society. Today, on behalf of the Party, State and Vietnam Fatherland Front, I call on all people to join hands in the fight against the epidemic. Each contribution is meant for greater safety for ourselves, our families, the community and the whole society. This is a fund of compassion, solidarity, faith, hearts connecting hearts so that we can overcome difficulties together, contribute to creating a victorious Vietnam, so that once again we can win. We re-register and write the history of the nation’s glorious victory – victory over the COVID-19 pandemic,” said the Prime Minister emotionally.
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh presents certificates and flowers to thank Most Venerable Thich Thanh Nhieu, Standing Vice Chairman of the Central Executive Council of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha. Photo VGP
Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong, State President Nguyen Xuan Phuc, National Assembly Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue, Standing Committee of the Secretariat Vo Van Thuong, and leaders of the Party and State are very interested and decisive in directing the work. COVID-19 pandemic prevention. All levels, branches and localities need to act urgently with the highest sense of responsibility, creating the most favorable and simplest conditions for organizations, individuals and people to contribute to the Fund in any form. .
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh presents certificates and flowers to thank Archbishop Vu Van Thien, Deputy Secretary General of the Vietnam Bishops’ Conference Photo VGP
On this occasion, Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh deeply thanked all people, businesses, organizations and individuals at home and abroad for agreeing, accompanying and sharing so that we can win together. pandemic, so that people can live in a big house – Vietnam is safe, healthy and prosperous. There is no greater strength than the strength of solidarity, of love, as beloved Uncle Ho taught “Unity, unity, great unity. Success, success, great success”.
According to the Government Newspaper