The event will be open free for book lovers until April 23rd.
Diverse activities such as exchanges with speakers and authors, exhibitions, talks on reading culture and reading skills in the 21st century, drawings, and games took place during the opening ceremony.
Several businesses are providing books at discount prices.
Cutting ribbon to open the event (Source: cinet.gov.vn)The event in Quang Ninh province will run until May 10th at localities with a series of activities such as exhibitions, reading festivals at schools, and programmes to collect books to support remote and disadvantaged areas and bring books to patients, the elderly and disabled people.
At the opening ceremony, the organizing board received support on books, newspapers and documents from groups and individuals./.