Results to be announced on Thursday January 28.
Delegates attending National Party Congress XII are conducting votes for Party Central Committee XII, the results of which will be announced at the closing session on the morning of January 28.
The Congress previously conducted a secret ballot and approved the withdrawal of 23 delegates and six alternate delegates who sought to withdraw their candidacy.
Late on January 25 the Party Congress voted on a list of 220 candidates for the election of 180 members and 26 candidates standing for election as one of 20 alternate members.
On January 27 the new Party Central Committee will hold its first conference to elect the Party General Secretary and members of the Politburo, the Secretariat Committee, and the Party Central Committee’s Inspection Commission.
Permanent Member of the Secretariat, Mr. Le Hong Anh, told local media that Party Central Committee XII must have collective solidarity, transparency, a strong and firm political spirit, and act consistently in regards to the target of a wealthy and strong country and a democratic, equal and civilized society.