• Promoting responsibility, studying, discussing, considering and deciding reports, schemes, resolutions and conclusions of the Party Central Committee*

    The 6th Plenum of the 12th Party Central Committee was opened on 4 October 2017. Mr. Nguyen Phu Trong, General Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Vietnam, chaired and delivered the opening speech. The Communist Review introduces the full text of this important speech by the General Secretary.

  • National Scientific Conference “100 years of the October Revolution of Russia (1917-2017) and Real Socialism: Historical Values and Contemporary Significance”

    In celebration of  the 100th anniversary of the Russian October Revolution, commonly referred to as the Great October Socialist Revolution, a national conference on “100 years of the Russian October Revolution and Real Socialism – Historical Values and Contemporary Significance” was co-organized in Hanoi on October 26th by the Ho Chi Minh National Academy of Politics, the Central Committee for Propaganda and Education, the Central Theoretical Council, and the Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences. Politburo member Vo Van Thuong, Secretary of the Party Central Committee cum Head of the Central Propaganda and Education Commission chaired the conference.

  • Promoting historic values of August 1945 Revolution in the context of comprehensive modernization and accelerated international intergration

    The website of Ho Chi Minh National Academy of Politics (HCMA) would like to introduce the article “Promoting historic values of August 1945 Revolution in the context of comprehensive modernization and accelerated international integration” authored by Prof., Dr. Nguyen Xuan Thang, member of the Party’s Central Executive Committee, President of HCMA.

  • Russian October Revolution and lessons for retaining power

    100 years ago, following “Ten days that shook the world”, the Russian October Revolution resulted in the advent of the first socialist state of its kind. The struggle of Soviet people in the ensuing years and the collapse of the Soviet Union over the course of its 74-year existence have shown that seizing power is inherently difficult, but retaining it is far more difficult.

  • Determine position and functions of political schools to meet requirements and missions in new situation

    Implementing the Conclusion No. 117-KL/TW dated Nov 20th 2015 of the Secretariat on training activities at political schools in provinces and municipalities, Ho Chi Minh National Academy of Politics held a conference on August 8th 2017 to review 10 years of carrying out Decision No. 184 – QD/TW (Sept 3rd 2008) of the 10thSecretariat on functions, missions and internal organization of political schools in provinces and municipalities. In order to fully understand the Academy’s management on political schools and results after 10-year implementation of the Decision, the Academy’s website had an interview with Prof. Dr. Nguyen Xuan Thang – Member of the Central Committee Communist Party of Vietnam, President of Ho Chi Minh Academy of Politics. In practice, the Academy takes the responsibility for leading and coordinating with concerned agencies to formulate, offer guidance and ensure the implementation of training and fostering programs; teaching-learning-researching methods, management regulations; lecturer training programs for political schools in provinces and municipalities.

  • The Communist Party of Vietnam leads the country to achieve rapid and sustainable development

    Rapid and sustainable development is a broad and complex issue in both theory and practice. In Vietnam, sustainable development is one of the major components of economic growth model reform, which is also the primary objective of the economy. The view of rapid and sustainable development has been clearly pointed out in the Communist Party Congresses in the renewal period. Over the past years, the Party has led and directed the synchronous implementation of many concrete tasks and solutions to realize this viewpoint.

  • Developing a socialist-oriented market economy is the Party correct economic lines

    The Resolution of the 4th Plenum of the Party Central Committee, 12th Tenure on "Strengthening Party building and rectification; prevent, and repel degradation of political ideology, ethics, lifestyle, manifestations of internal "self-evolution" and "self-transformation" identifies one of the internal "self-evolution" and "self-transformation" manifestations is “nulifying the socialist-oriented market economy"(1), which denies Vietnam's achievements in economic development, and maintains that economic development lines of the Communist Party of Vietnam are wrong.

  • Marxist-Leninist Economics as an irrefutably theoretical foundation for industrialization and modernization

    Theoretical issues concerning industrialization and modernization were thoroughly examined by founders of scientific socialism from every conceivable angle. This lays a theoretical foundation for Vietnam’s socialist-oriented industrialization and modernization, thereby refuting the claim that Marxist-Leninist Economics is outdated. 

  • Continue to build and perfect the rule of law socialist State of the people, by the people and for the people

    After the heroic victory of the August Revolution on 2 September 1945, at the historic Ba Dinh Square, President Ho Chi Minh solemnly read the Declaration of Independence, giving birth to the Democratic Republic of Vietnam - a new type of state, the first people's democratic state in Southeast Asia, bringing the country to the era of independence and freedom. In the course of leading the revolution, the Communist Party of Vietnam and President Ho Chi Minh have creatively applied Marxism-Leninism and selectively assimilated humankind’s quintessence on the rule of law state to build and complete the State of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam.

  • Historical and practical values of “Revolutionary Path”

    The book entitled “Revolutionary Path”, which is among late President Ho Chi Minh’s most important legacies, has been recognized as a national treasure by our Party and State.