Asian students celebrate Lunar New Year in Russia

Friday, 2019-02-08 17:13:35
 Font Size:     |        Print
 

A traditional dance performed by Vietnamese students at the event
 Font Size:     |  

NDO – An exchange programme entitled “Asian Tet” dedicated to Vietnamese, Chinese and Mongolian students was held at the Financial University in Russia on February 7.

The programme was a venue for Asian students to enjoy the Tet atmosphere and created an opportunity for students to strengthen their solidarity and friendship.

Vietnamese student Nguyen Phuong Hoa said that the event was initiated and organised by Vietnamese students at the Financial University and received positive support from the university.

Nearly 200 students and guests from the university enjoyed a cozy Tet atmosphere and traditional art performances from Vietnam, China and Mongolia.

Traditional Vietnamese customs and food eaten during Tet festival were also introduced at the event, attracting much attention from international friends.

Anatoly Kislyakov, head of the International Relations Department at the Financial University, valued the activeness of the Vietnamese students in learning and social activities. He also thanked the Vietnamese students for such a great exchange which brought about surprises for guests through the beauty and charm of traditional costumes, songs and dances.

He also wished the students a Lunar New Year of happiness and wished Vietnamese people a bright future in addition to a growing relationship between Vietnam and Russia.