April 7 According to a report by the Korean Central News Agency on the 7th, the 6th branch secretary conference of the Workers’ Party of Korea was held in the capital Pyongyang on the 6th.
Kim Jong-un, general secretary of the Workers’ Party of Korea, expounded the task of the party branch secretary and the importance of branch strengthening, and asked the secretary of the grassroots party branch secretary to recognize it more actively. Carry out the work of strengthening the Party branch.
In his opening speech, Kim Jong-un said that the conference will comprehensively analyze and summarize the work of the secretaries of the branches after the Fifth Branch Chairman’s Conference, and discuss the tasks and ways currently facing the thorough improvement and strengthening of the work of the branch.
He said that the main purpose of this conference is to find out the best plan to transform the grassroots party branches into a united and combative collective, and actively implement it in the work of the branch, so as to vigorously promote socialist construction.
The fifth branch chairman’s meeting of the Workers’ Party of Korea was held in Pyongyang in December 2017.
The 8th Congress of the Workers’ Party of Korea held in January this year amended the Constitution of the Workers’ Party of Korea, and the names of the chairman and vice-chairmen of the Party Committee at all levels were changed to responsible secretary, secretary and deputy secretary.
Therefore, the name of the Chairman’s Conference of the Korean Labor Party Branch was also modified to the Secretary’s Conference of the Korean Labor Party Branch. According to the amended Constitution of the Labor Party, the general meeting of branch secretaries is held regularly every five years.