Sea Festival to spotlight Spratly Archipelago
  • | VNS | February 19, 2011 08:43 AM

The fifth biennial Sea Festival will be held in the central coastal city of Nha Trang from June 11-15 with the Spratly Archipelago as a key topic.

Photo by DTiNews

Khanh Hoa People\'s Committee deputy chairman of Le Xuan Than said the festival would introduce the archipelago in a photo exhibition, a music show and a conference on the Truong Sa District.

Various activities will be held at Nha Trang and Doc Let beaches in Ninh Hoa District and Bai Dai Beach in Cam Lam District of Khanh Hoa Province. Such events like the Sanest Festival, Miss Khanh Hoa contest and Made-in-Vietnam Goods Fair will be held for the first time.

The festival will open with a fireworks display. The provincial authorities expect foreign partners from France, South Korea, Cuba and Japan to join in the event.

The festival will also host many environment protection activities including rubbish clean-up in the city and a scientific conference on preserving Nha Trang Bay.

Leave your comment on this story