Vietnam-Japan Cultural Exchange 2016 opens in Can Tho

The 2nd Vietnam-Japan Cultural Exchange opened at Luu Huu Phuoc Park in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on November 11.
The event is co-organized by the People’s Committee of Can Tho City, the VCCI in Can Tho branch (Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Can Tho).
This year’s program features around 70 booths in many sectors, such as agricultural products, education, medicine, food, consumer goods, gifts and handcraft products, tourism, labor export and study abroad consultancy services. Of these, 20 stalls present Japanese culture and products.
The three day-long events also includes art performances with the participation of 307 artists, including 26 from Japan.
Highlights of the event are the 4th investment conference in the Mekong Delta and a seminar on Vietnam- Japan trade cooperation calling for the investment in the field of agriculture, production of machinery and equipment in the Mekong Delta region.
The event lasts until November 13.

By Ham Luong – Translated by Kim Khanh

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