Vietnam Culture Day shines in Austria

A Vietnam Culture Day event was held in Vienna City Hall, Austria on Monday drawing 400 visitors.

The event included an exhibition entitled Vietnam � Global Destination 2017 showcasing nearly 300 photos of Vietnam's world heritage sites, traditional craft villages, festivals, and cuisine as well as the beauty of Vietnamese coasts and islands.

Documents on Vietnam's Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagos drew great attention from visitors. Vietnamese artists also attracted participants with special musical and dance performances.

Vietnamese Ambassador to Austria Vu Viet Anh highlighted the increasing relations between the two countries over the past 45 years, especially in trade and economics. Austria has become the fifth largest trade partner of Vietnam in the European Union (EU) with two-way trade hitting 3 billion USD last year.

Source: VOV5