Pyongyang, July 1 (KCNA) — A meeting took place on Friday to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the University of National Economics.
Present there were Kim Ki Nam, Cabinet members, leading officials of ministries, national institutions and party cadres training institutions and teachers and students of the university.
A congratulatory message of the Central Committee of the Workers’ Party of Korea to the teachers and students of the university was conveyed by Choe Thae Bok.
The congratulatory message said that President Kim Il Sung founded the university on July 1, Juche 35 (1946) and General Secretary Kim Jong Il has wisely led the university to improve and strengthen the work of training state economic management officials to meet the requirements of modeling the whole society on the Juche idea.
It highly praised the university for training many administrative and economic officials in each period of the construction of a new country, the Fatherland Liberation War, the post-war rehabilitation and construction and socialist construction so as to contribute to strengthening the people’s power and successfully carrying out the revolutionary tasks of various stages and achieving great successes in the struggle to implement the WPK’s policy of training cadres.
A report was made by Pak Son Ho, president of the university. And it was followed by speeches.
The reporter and speakers called upon all the teachers and students to defend and glorify the undying leadership feats of the Party and the leader associated with the university down through generations and make a tangible contribution to developing the national economy and building a great prosperous powerful socialist nation in response to the tasks set forth in the congratulatory message of the WPK Central Committee.
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