Today: 26/09/2022 18:52:56 (GMT+7)
THE CENTRAL AGENCY OF THE COMMUNIST PARTY OF VIETNAM BAC GIANG PROVINCE THE VOICE OF THE PARTY, GOVERNMENT AND PEOPLE OF BAC GIANG PROVINCE

Youth festival held in Hanoi to welcome SEA Games 31

The culture of Southeast Asian nations was highlighted at a festival in Hanoi on May 7 ahead of the 31st Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games 31), the biggest regional sport event.

The Southeast Asian Youth Festival that took place around Hoan Kiem Lake saw the participation of representatives from the embassies of Southeast Asian countries as well as Vietnamese ministries and agencies.

Youth festival, held in Hanoi, welcome SEA Games 31, Southeast Asian nations,  biggest regional sport event

The festival bring together more than 11,000 young people from the 11 regional countries and volunteers of SEA Games 31.

Notably, it brought together more than 11,000 young people from the 11 regional countries, volunteers of SEA Games 31, which will be officially held in the capital city of Hanoi and 11 neighbouring cities and provinces from May 12-23.

The festival was intended to promote the image of Hanoi and Vietnam to regional and international friends, thus contributing to building regional peace, for a Southeast Asia of solidarity, friendship and prosperity.

Visitors joined a wide range of activities, including an exhibition on national flowers and dresses, cuisines and cultures of the countries, walking, painting, street arts and an art gala.

Sixteen cultural and art programmes will be held in Hanoi’s districts from May 13 to 23 to celebrate the Games, praising the Party, President Ho Chi Minh, the land and people of Vietnam and Hanoi.

The Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union of Hanoi has also utilised social networks to promote the capital city’s image before, during and after the Games.

Hanoi has encouraged local businesses to join efforts in product promotion, especially handicrafts and those that meet the OCOP (One Commune-One Product) standards, in line with regulations of the Organising Committee of SEA Games 31.

Apart from tourism events, including the Hanoi Tourism Festival, the Tourism Gift Festival and the Hanoi Food and Craft Village Tourism Festival, the city has decorated its streets and competition venues with banners and billboards to welcome the important regional sport event.

Rose festival opens in cloud paradise of Sapa
The Rose Festival, themed “Fansipan - The land of roses amidst clouds”, officially opened at the largest rose valley in Vietnam in Sapa town, the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai, on April 23.
 
Palanquin procession celebrates Hung Kings Temple Festival
Seven communes and wards surrounding the Hung King Temple Complex officially organised the palanquin procession to the Hung Temple, at 9 am on April 7.
 
Kate Festival of Cham ethnic people in Binh Thuan Province recognised as national intangible cultural heritage
Kate Festival of Cham ethnic minority people in Binh Thuan Province has been recognised as a national intangible cultural heritage under Decision No.776/QD-BVHTTDL issued by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.
 
Dossier of Via Ba Chua Xu festival approved for submission to UNESCO
Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has approved the submission of the dossier of the Via Ba Chua Xu festival in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang for UNESCO's recognition as intangible cultural heritage of humanity.
 
Prime Minister extends greetings on Khmer Chol Chnam Thmay festival
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has sent greetings to Khmer ethnic people on the occasion of their traditional Chol Chnam Thmay (New Year) festival, which falls on April 14-16 this year.
 

Source: NDO/VNA

Youth festival, held in Hanoi, welcome SEA Games 31, Southeast Asian nations, biggest regional sport event
 
New comment has just been added. Click here
Sort:NewBest News