The Ministry of Information, Culture and Tourism (MICT) of Laos and the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MCST) of Vietnam will jointly host “ Vietnam ’s Cultural Week in Laos ” from August 30 to September 4, in Vientiane.
Boungeun Sapouvong, Deputy Minister of MICT, said at an August 24 press briefing in Vientiane that the event aims to implement a cooperative plan in culture and artistry between the two ministries.
A 40-member delegation led by Minister of MCST Hoang Tuan Anh will attend the event.
During the event, arts programmes, including special song and dance items and circus acts, will be performed by artists from Vietnam National Academy of Music, Vietnam Dance College and Vietnam Circus Federation.
An exhibition themed, “Vietnam Beauty”, displaying special handicraft and fine arts products and well-known photos on Vietnam ’s landscapes, culture, country and people and national characters will be also held in the framework of the event.
The event is expected to contribute to strengthening and promoting the special friendship and solidarity and comprehensive cooperation between the two countries.