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Photo exhibition on Vietnam’s seas, islands held in HCM City

More than 100 photos on Vietnam’s sea and island beauty and maritime economic potential are on display at an exhibition which opened in Ho Chi Minh City on October 24.

The event was jointly organised by the Vietnam News Agency (VNA) and the Vietnam – Russia oil and gas joint venture Vietsovpetro. 

The photos feature beautiful landscape and daily life of people in coastal areas and on islands, sea-based economic development and security and defence activities at sea.

Speaking at the opening ceremony, VNA General Director Nguyen Duc Loi highlighted a strategic vision and consistent policy of the Party and State on maritime economic development and safeguarding national sea and island sovereignty.

The exhibition will last until October 27, and then be moved to junior high schools in the city.