(HAUFO) – To welcome the New Year of Rooster 2017 and strengthen the friendship between the Vietnamese people international friends, on the evening of January 14, 2016, HAUFO held the international music exchange “Happy new year 2017” in the Hanoi Opera House.
The program was attended by leaders of ministries, departments and agencies of Central and Hanoi, ambassadors, chargé d’affaires, counselors, embassies’ officials, representatives of international organizations, non-governmental organizations, foreign students working and studying in Hanoi.
Speaking at the exchange, Mrs. Nguyen Lan Huong – Standing Committee Member, Head of Public Relations of the Hanoi Party Committee, Chairwoman of HAUFO – thanked to international delegates for their support to Vietnam’s integration and development, to contribute the position of Hanoi and Vietnam in general in the international arena. He also wished all distinguished guests a New Year health, happiness and success.
On behalf of the diplomatic corps, Ambassador of Venezuela Jorge Rondon Uzcategui wished Vietnamese people a New Year peace, happiness and success, and also thanked to the HAUFO for its contribution to friendship relations between the diplomatic community and the Vietnamese people.
The program included many diversified and unique performances performed by Vietnamese artists of the People’s Police Theater of Music Dance and Song, and international friends from Cuba, Indonesia, Laos, Mongolia, and Russia. The program is a gift for Vietnamese delegates and international friends working in Vietnam who contributing to strengthening the solidarity and friendship between Vietnam and countries in general and between Hanoi and cities around the world. The program is also an opportunity to promote the friendly and hospitality image of Hanoi – City for Peace to international friends.