The northern province of Hai Duong has launched a tourism cultural festival, including a street carnival to welcome New Year 2019.
Party Politburo member, Secretary of the Party Central Committee and Head of the Party Central Committee’s Organisation Commission Pham Minh Chinh, Politburo member, Secretary the Party Central Committee and Head of the Commission for Mass Mobilisation Truong Thi Mai, and Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam attended the event.
Chairman of Hai Duong provincial People’s Committee Nguyen Duong Thai said that the event honours the province’s traditional cultural values.
“The cultural tourism festival is an opportunity for people nationwide to get better understanding the land and people of a province with dynamic, hospitable and rich identity. It showcases local strengths in social economic development, agriculture, services and tourism as well as our finest cultural values. The carnival will feature the provincial revolutionary tradition, dynamism and hospitality”, said Mr Thai.
During the 3-day event, visitors will have an opportunity to explore typical products of local firms, agricultural industrial and tourism strengths ornamental bonsais, sport activities and street food.VOV5