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Speaking at the program, Consul General of Vietnam in Kunming, China, Nguyen Trung Hieu was pleased to inform the overseas Vietnamese about Vietnam's economic, political, social and foreign affairs achievements over the past year, especially the situation, policies and achievements of Vietnam's COVID-19 pandemic prevention and control.

Consul General Nguyen Trung Hieu emphasized that, in the context that Vietnam in particular and all countries in the world in general are being heavily affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, Vietnam's above-mentioned achievements are highly appreciated and recognized by the international community.

Announcing some major activities of the Consulate General of Vietnam in Kunming in 2021 in promoting Vietnam's relations with Yunnan province, Consul General Nguyen Trung Hieu acknowledged and highly appreciated the overseas Vietnamese community over the past year. Despite facing many difficulties, the overseas Vietnamese always look to the homeland and the country with practical actions, such as organizing to donate medical supplies, support the domestic people to prevent the COVID-19 pandemic; emphasizing that the hearts of the overseas Vietnamese have great significance, contributing to cheering and encouraging the Vietnamese people in the country to fight against the pandemic.

Consul General Nguyen Trung Hieu expressed his hope that in 2022, the Vietnamese community in Yunnan province would always unite, help each other and strengthen the organization of more activities towards the homeland and the country, to contribute more to the cause of socio-economic development in parallel with the pandemic prevention and control of the country; and closely coordinate with the Consulate General in taking relations with China’s Yunnan province to greater depth, practicality and efficiency./.