13/04/2015 09:36 GMT+7 Email Print Like 0

Vietnam attends multicultural festival in Egypt

Cairo, April 12 (VNA)- The Vietnamese Embassy in Egypt and the Vietnamese community in the country are participating in the 2015 Zee Festival in Cairo, Egypt as part of efforts to promote Vietnam and its culture and people to international friends.

During the 11-day event which began on April 3, Vietnamese participants are arranging a number of pavilions displaying handicrafts and fine art products, books, photos, brochures and leaflets to introduce tourism and the country’s distinctive cultural characteristics to visitors.

The ever delicious and unique Vietnamese coffee is being served free of charge at the event.

International spectators also have a chance to watch a 10-minute video touting popular destinations in Vietnam.

As a multicultural festival, the 2015 Zee Festival features six countries, Nepal, Palestine, Australia, Ethiopia, Vietnam and its host Egypt.