is to organize a traditional cuisine and craft village
fair to promote tourism in the country as the city prepares
to host the APEC Vietnam 2006 Forum.
plan, which has recently been approved by Hanoi city
authorities, is scheduled to take place from March 17
– 19 in 2006 in Thong Nhat (Re-unification) Park, said
Huu Binh, vice director of Hanoi’s tourism department.
will display flower exhibitions, musical performances,
fine Vietnamese cuisine, and games to introduce Vietnam’s
be over 200 stalls, 11 cuisine areas and up to 40 trade
villages at the fair, according to officials.
travelers visiting the fair will get the chance to learn
about traditional craft villages in Hanoi and surrounding
Economic Cooperation Forum 2006 will be hosted in Vietnam
from November 12-19, 2006.
by Q.Dung – Translated by M.Phat)