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Up to 106 winning media works to be honoured

As many as 106 outstanding media works which won the National Press Awards 2018 will be honoured at a ceremony in Hanoi on June 21 - Vietnam’s Revolutionary Journalism Day.

It was announced at a press conference in Hanoi on June 13 that the winning works include six A prizes, 24 B prizes, 42 C prizes and 34 consolation prizes.

Ho Quang Loi, Permanent Vice Chairman of the Vietnam Journalism Association and Vice Chairman of the Council of the National Press Awards 2018, said the 13th National Press Awards attracted 1,810 entries from press agencies and individuals across the country.

Many media works reflected big political events of the country in 2018 as well as social issues of great public concern, he said.

After 12 years, the National Press Awards has attracted the proactive participation of press agencies and journalists nationwide. The event aims to honour authors and group authors with excellent media works.