On Mar. 12, Vice-Chairman of Quảng Ninh Provincial People’s Committee Đặng Huy Hậu chaired a meeting regarding the opening of the Sakura Festival 2013 in Hạ Long.
The festival is planned to open in the early April, 2013 at Clock Post Lán Bè Central Park.
During the festival, there will be a wide range of activities namely Sakura Exhibition, stores presenting handicraft products, foods; information booths introducing tourism products of Japan and Quảng Ninh; art exchange between Quảng Ninh and Japan; and exhibition on Quảng Ninh’s art works…
After listening to the festival plan and opinions raised at the meeting, Vice-Chairman Hậu indicated that the Hạ Long Sakura Festival will be an annual activity enhancing cultural exchange between Quảng Ninh provinve in paricular and Việt Nam in general with Japan.
He stressed that this is a provincial-scaled festival but QNPPC authorized Hạ Long City People’s Committee to collaborate with relevant provincial departments ensuring good preparation and organization.
Source: Quảng Ninh Provincial People’s Committee