Diplomats’ spouses throw a fest in Prague

(VOV) - The Diplomatic Spouses Association in the Republic of Czech on November 16 organized a diplomatic festival for diplomats and their wives from over 50 embassies at the Hilton Hotel in Prague to strengthen cultural relations and raise funds for charity.

Pham Ngoc Tram, wife of the Vietnam Ambassador to Czech said the event was highly successful and offered agreat occasion introduce the country’s art and handicraft products and traditional cuisine to international friends.

Guests attending the event were captivated by the songs and dances of Vietnamese children of Son Ca Club in praise of the fatherland, Tram said.

In 2013, the fair raised about VND2.6 billion to help upgrade medical equipment at hospitals to better assist children and the elderly in the Republic of Czech.

Since 2000, the annual event has collected cumulatively roughly VND58 billion for charitable causes.