Quang Tri to host art festival featuring achievements of five ASEAN countries

An art festival with the participation of five ASEAN countries will take place in the central province of Quang Tri from July 18-25.

The event attracts 21 art group++s with 960 artists , including 17 Vietnamese troupes and 4 foreign troupes from ASEAN countries, Laos, Cambodia, Myanmar and Thailand.

221 art performances will introduce the people, cultures, national characteristics and achievements gained in the past and at present of countries, as well as praise the friendly relations and solidarity among the  ASEAN members.

The festival is an opportunity for artists to meet and exchange on arts and strengthen the relationship among nations in ASEAN.

The event is co-organized by the Department of Performing Arts, the provincial Department of Culture, Sport and Tourism, the International Cooperation Department,  the Viet Nam Dancers' Association and the Vietnam Musicians Association.

By Thanh Son – Translated by Kim Khanh

Other news

Most view

Photo: SGGP

RoK to open consulate office in Da Nang

The Republic of Korea (RoK)’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs is working on preparations for the opening of a General Consulate in the central city of Da Nang, a famous coastal tourism hub of Vietnam.

Photo Gallery

Mekong farmers earn money on early flooding season

The flooding season has arrived soon therefore thousands of hectares of rice and vegetables in areas unprotected by the dyke system in the Mekong delta provinces of An Giang, Dong Thap have been inundated.