Exhibition on Vietnam – Laos friendship and solidarity to open in Dien Bien in September

Wednesday, 06/07/2022 11:13
An exhibition featuring cultural characteristics in border areas and the Vietnam-Laos friendship and solidarity will take place in the northwestern province of Dien Bien in September .
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The event aims to celebrate the 60th founding anniversary of the diplomatic ties and 45 years since the signing of the Treaty of Amity and Cooperation between the two countries.

It also aims to promote tourism potential and traditional cultures of ethnic minorities along the Vietnam-Laos border to domestic and foreign friends, contributing to preserving ethnic identities.

The exhibition is in the framework of the third Vietnam-Laos Border Culture, Sports and Tourism Exchange Festival.

Diverse activities such as musical performances, shows featuring traditional costumes, cultural products and images of Vietnamese people as well as socio-economic achievements of some localities that have cooperative ties with Lao counterparts, will be held on this occasion.

Around 2,500 people from nine Vietnamese provinces of Dien Bien, Quang Tri, Quang Binh, Son La, Thua Thien-Hue, Thanh Hoa, Nghe An, Quang Nam and Kon Tum and 10 Lao provinces of Luang Prabang, Huaphanh, Attapeu, Sekong, Xiengkhuang, Borikhamxay, Khammouan, Savannakhet, Saravane and Phongsaly will attend the festival./.