Vietnam participates in int’l charity fair in Sri Lanka

Tuesday, 05/12/2023 16:54
The Vietnamese Embassy in Sri Lanka attended an international charity fair, which was organized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Sri Lanka and foreign embassies, diplomatic delegations and enterprises on December 2.
Vietnam's booth at the fair (Photo: VNA)

The fair event aims to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the establishment of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Sri Lanka. Proceeds from the fair will be presented to Lady Ridgeway Children's Hospital in country’s capital city of Colombo.

Vietnam's booth displayed handicraft products such as Dong Ho paintings, Ha Dong silk, lacquer boxes, conical hats, products made of bamboo and coconut and specialties such as fried spring rolls and iced coffee with milk and attracted a large number of visitors.

In addition, the booth also introduced beautiful images of the country of Vietnam and its peace-loving people to international friends through videos, pictures, magazines and leaflets.

The fair, the first of its kind, attracted the participation of 60 foreign embassies, including the UK, India, Indonesia, the US, Turkey, Switzerland, Italy and Vietnam, representative agencies, international organizations, businesses and local press and media agencies./.