Tet celebrations held for Vietnamese communities in Belarus and Bulgaria

Tuesday, 31/01/2023 16:48
Overseas Vietnamese in Belarus and Bulgaria have organized events to celebrate the Lunar New Year Festival (Tet) with different activities.
Lion dance held at the Vietnamese Embassy in Bulgaria (Photo: VNA)

A program has been organized by the Vietnamese Embassy in Belarus attracting over 400 Vietnamese and their Belarusian relatives. This was the first Tet event organized by the Vietnamese community in the European country after over two years of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Speaking at the event, Ambassador Nguyen Van Ngu informed participants about the two countries’ socio-economic situations while highlighting their traditional friendship and multifaceted cooperation.

He pledged that the embassy will continue working to help the overseas Vietnamese further integrate into the local society, protect their rights and legitimate interests, develop the community, and contribute to the homeland.       

A similar event has also been held by the Vietnamese Embassy in Bulgaria.

At the event, Ambassador Do Hoang Long praised the solidarity of the Vietnamese community in Bulgaria and expressed his hope that they will make more practical efforts to help with the homeland’s development and build up the community.

At the event, participants joined in a number of activities such as making Chung cake, holding folk games, and performing lion dances./.