Vietnamese in Mongolia raises funds to support COVID-19 fight at home

Monday, 23/08/2021 16:19
The Vietnamese Embassy in Mongolia recently launched a fundraising event to support COVID-19 prevention and control efforts in the homeland.

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Ambassador Doan Khanh Tam speaking at the event (Photo: Vietnamese Embassy in Mongolia)

Speaking at the event, Vietnamese Ambassador to Mongolia Doan Khanh Tam provided updated information on the drastic measures of the Party and State and the determination of the people in Vietnam in the fight against COVID-19, affirming that the protection of the people's health and lives is always the top priority of the Party and State.

He called on the overseas Vietnamese community in Mongolia to look towards their homeland through practical actions during this difficult time.

The ambassador praised the sense of responsibility and attention from the embassy’s staff and the Overseas Vietnamese Association in Mongolia, with about 200 members, in making donations worth over US$7,000 to share in the difficulties of their compatriots at home in the prevention and control of COVID-19.

Previously, the embassy called on individuals and businesses under the Overseas Vietnamese Association in Mongolia to actively support the Vietnam COVID-19 Vaccine Fund as well as to join hands in supporting the country's efforts in COVID-19 prevention and control./.