Hanoi to host ASEAN Solidarity Week

(VOV) - Ten ASEAN nations will attend a solidarity week scheduled to take place from November 18-23 at Hanoi’s Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism, according to the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MCST).

During the event themed “One Vision, One Identity, One Community” ASEAN nations will promote tourism, introduce cultural heritage and conduct a wide variety of art performances and traditional costume shows.

Vietnam’s ethnic groups will introduce their culinary arts, intangible cultural heritage examples such as Ca Tru (ceremonial singing), Quan Ho (traditional love duet singing) and a Gong performance from the Central Highlands region as well as the country’s unique cultural characteristics.

The festivities also aim to highlight distinctive cultural values, and great efforts in preserving ASEAN nations’ cultural heritage, strengthening mutual understanding and cultural exchange towards a united, dynamic, and prosperous ASEAN community.