Homeland Spring program held for overseas Vietnamese in Shanghai

Thursday, 25/01/2024 11:49
A Homeland Spring program was organized by the Consulate General of Vietnam in Shanghai on January 23 to bring the warm Tet atmosphere to overseas Vietnamese living, working and studying in the eastern region of China.
Overseas Vietnamese in the eastern region of China attend the event. (Photo: VNA)

Speaking at the event, Vietnamese Consul General in Shanghai Nguyen The Tung briefed the participants about the country’s situation in 2023.

He emphasized that in spite of experiencing profound fluctuations that negatively affected countries around the world, with the sound leadership of the Party and Government and joint efforts of the entire country, Vietnam gained many important achievements in all fields, adding that people’s living conditions were improved while the country's foreign relations and position in the international arena were enhanced.

The Ambassador said that the comprehensive strategic cooperative partnership between Vietnam and China in 2023 achieved many important results, creating a momentum for the bilateral relations to develop in the coming time.

Affirming that Vietnamese communities abroad and Vietnamese people in China in particular are an inseparable part of the Vietnamese nation, he hoped that the Vietnamese community in the eastern region of China will continue to promote the patriotic tradition, the spirit of solidarity, mutual love, and join hands to build a closely-knit community.

The diplomat also urged them to employ practical activities to help popularize the image of Vietnam and its people and promote the friendly neighbourliness and comprehensive cooperation between Vietnam and China.

The participation enjoyed a warm atmosphere with tradition Vietnamese cultural activities on Tet such as wrapping “Chung” cake, art performance, ao dai performance and traditional Vietnamese dishes on Tet./.