Spring Press Festival 2015 ends

The Sai Gon Giai Phong Newspaper won an A Prize in the category of Best Cover at the Spring Press Festival 2015 which ended in Hanoi on February 10.

Mr. Nguyen Thien Nhan ( third, L), Member of the Politburo and Chairman of Vietnam Fatherland Front Central Committee visits Sai Gon Giai Phong Newspaper's display booth. (Photo:SGGP)

The oragnzation board also offered two Special Prizes, 10 A prizes, 21 B prizes and 31 C prizes to newspapers and magazines with the best design, best cover, and best arrangement of their booths.

Mr. Nguyen Thien Nhan, Member of the Politburo and Chairman of Vietnam Fatherland Front Central Committee; Politburo member and Head of the Party Central Committee's Commission for Education and Popularization Dinh The Huynh attended the event.

The festival included 125 booths of 65 media agencies presenting their publications, including Spring and Lunar New Year (Tet) editions. The event provided visitors with an overall view on the history of Vietnam’s revolutionary press.

The festival aims to celebrate with the 85 th founding anniversary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (February 3), the 125 th birthday anniversary of the late President Ho Chi Minh (May 19), the 70 th anniversary of the August Revolution and National Day (September 2), and the 40 th anniversary of southern liberation and national unification.

By Ngoc Quang – Translated by Kim Khanh

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