EDMONTON, AB (February 8, 2013): Wildrose Official Opposition Leader Danielle Smith issued the following statement to recognize the start of Tet Nguyen Dan, the Vietnamese New Year. “In the coming days Vietnamese Albertans and those of Vietnamese heritage around the world will begin celebrating Tet, a time that marks a sense of rebirth and renewal in Vietnamese culture.
“We know Vietnamese Albertans will be celebrating across the province this weekend and is an important opportunity for Albertans to recognize the history and contributions our Vietnamese community has made in building our province. I encourage all Albertans to learn more about this important and popular festival. “On behalf of the Wildrose Official Opposition and my Wildrose colleagues I offer my best wishes to all celebrating Tet and hope the New Year brings all Albertans good health and happiness. Chuc Mung Nam Moi.” VIDEO can be found here.