(Photo: VNA)

The event showcased 100 photos, showing the beauty of Vietnam’s sea and islands across the 3,000km of coastline, more than 3,000 islands of different sizes and 29 million people living in 28 coastal localities.

The exhibition aims to introduce the beauty of Vietnam’s culture, local fishermen and the country’s maritime economy.

Vietnamese Ambassador to the Czech Republic Ho Minh Tuan said he hopes the exhibit will boost Vietnam-Czech relations and mutual understanding.

The event is part of the Vietnamese Embassy’s activities to introduce the nation and people of Vietnam to foreign friends in the Czech Republic, he said.

Czech Deputy Minister of Cultural Heritage Anna Matouskova spoke highly of the event: “All the photos are beautiful. I’m glad that they can be seen by the people of Prague and people from other provinces. We hope more exhibits like this will be held.”

Vietnam and the Czech Republic established diplomatic ties on February 2nd, 1950, and their traditional friendship and multi-faceted cooperation have continuously been enhanced./.

Compiled by BTA