15:11 | 30/11/2015 Trade
Vietnamese enterprises are displaying handicraft items, food and technology at the Vientiane Expo 2015, which kicked off in Vientiane, Laos on November 28.
Lao PM Thongsing Thammavong (second from left) visits the pavilion of the Vietnamese Ministry of Industry and Trade
During the event, information on Vietnam’s land and people, culture and tourism destinations were introduced through the screening of videos produced by the Ministries of Culture, Sports and Tourism, and Foreign Affairs.
According to Lao Minister of Industry and Trade Khemmani Pholsena, the fair attracted 400 businesses from Laos and other ASEAN member countries exhibiting their products at over 600 booths, with commodities such as food, farm products, handicrafts, consumer goods and electronics.
It gives a good chance for enterprises from the ten regional nations to seek and set up partnerships, as well as promote their products, she said.
Laos’ prominent achievements in socio-economic developments over the last four decades and its products of strength were introduced at the event, the minister added.
The fair is scheduled to last until December 7th/.