President extends New Year greetings to all Vietnamese citizens

22:16 | 02/01/2014

( - President Truong Tan Sang at the starting of the Lunar New Year 2014 - the Year of the Horse has delivered his best wishes to all Vietnamese citizens throughout the country and abroad.


President Truong Tan Sang conveys his New Year wishes to all Vietnamese people both at home and abroad. (Credit: VNA)

Dear fellow countrymen, comrades and soldiers nationwide,

Vietnam overcame many difficulties and challenges of the year 2013 and has made outstanding efforts to obtain significant results and precious experiences thank to the concerted efforts by the entire Party, army and people.

The nation’s construction and defence causes require great determination, unity and strong spirit of comprehensive innovation.

Welcoming the Year of the Horse 2014, the country still faces many difficulties yet the achievements of our Doi Moi (Renewal) process are always great joy that will encourage people to bring the nation to a brighter future. We are determined to work and dedicate to be truly worth our ancestors’ deeds, the nation’s glorious history and for future generations.

I call on fellow countrymen, comrades and soldiers across the country to unite and bring the spirit, intellect and knowledge to promote Renewal process and widely practice democracy with progressive law-govern, thus bringing the country forward.

The New Year has arrived. A new spring has come.

At this sacred moment, I cordially send New Year greetings to all citizens, comrades and soldiers in every part of the country, to all compatriots overseas and to international friends. On behalf of the State and people of Vietnam, I send best wishes and deep sentiment to officers and soldiers who are on duty to protect national sovereignty in border areas and on islands.

May the New Year bring peace, prosperity and happiness to Vietnam and its people.

May spring refresh our spirit and new victories.


Truong Tan Sang

Ministry of National Defence - Socialist Republic of VietNam
Address : No. 7 Nguyen Tri Phuong, Ba Dinh, Ha Noi, Viet Nam
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