IOC President Thomas Bach sends wishes to CMG for Mid-Autumn Festival

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, issued the following statement on the celebration of the Mid-Autumn Festival today

"Tonight, we join the Chinese, Vietnamese, Korean and Japanese communities in Canada and around the world to celebrate the Mid-Autumn

“For centuries, the Mid-Autumn Festival has been celebrated throughout Asia on the 15th day of the eighth month of the lunar calendar

Thomas Bach, president of the International Olympic Committee, sent his wishes to China Media Group for the Mid-Autumn Festival on Thursday.

"Thank you so much for the delicious mooncake you sent me," Bach wrote in a letter to CM President Shen Haixiong.

"As the people of China prepare to celebrate the Mid-Autumn Festival, I wish you and your family much happiness and prosperity