|Representatives cut the ribbon at the opening ceremony. — VNA/VNS Photo Nguyễn Thảo|Viet Nam News
VĨNH PHÚC — The Red River Delta Industry and Trade Fair kicked off in the northern province of Vĩnh Phúc on Thursday. The fair features 350 stalls showcasing industrial products, handicrafts, local specialties, consumer goods, household appliances and farm produce.
Speaking at the opening ceremony, director of Vĩnh Phúc’s Department of Industry and Trade Nguyễn Thế Trường said the fair was part of the 2018 national trade programme held by the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
The fair aims to promote trade and investment activities to create opportunities for enterprises in the Red River Delta region in particular and the whole country in general to introduce brands and expand the consumption market.
At the same time, it is an opportunity for enterprises to exchange information, seek partners, exploit the potential of localities and expand international co-operation. The event also introduces Vĩnh Phúc Province’s achievements in industrial development, agriculture, trade, services and tourism to visitors at home and abroad.
The fair will run till December 5. — VNS