On March, 13th 2013, in Ha Noi, Mr. Nguyen Van Tuan - General
Director of the Viet Nam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) chaired a
working session with Hai Phong Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism on
preparation for organizing the activities of the Culture - Tourism Week of the
Red River Delta – Hai Phong 2013.
Attending the working session were Mr. Nguyen Quoc Hung – Deputy General
Director of VNAT; representatives of the Departments of Travel, Hotel, Tourism
Marketing and Hai Phong Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism.
The Culture - Tourism Week of the Red River Delta – Hai Phong 2013 (due from May
9th to May 16th 2013) is a highlight of the National Tourism Year 2013. Through
this event, the image of a dynamic and modern city of Hai Phong will be
introduced, creating a breakthrough in capability of organizing events and
attracting tourists to Hai Phong City.
The opening ceremony of National Tourism Year of the Red River Delta – Hai Phong
2013 and the second Red Flamboyant Festival are main activities of the Culture -
Tourism Week. Other activities in the framework the Culture - Tourism Week of
the Red River Delta – Hai Phong 2013, can be named as: Opening of Do Son Tourism
“Do Son – Sea calling”; Exhibition on street propaganda posters; Excellent young
workers Festival; Exhibition with the theme “Red River civilization”; Photo
Exhibition on the land and people of the Red River Delta region; Exchange of
international art troupes to perform in Hai Phong Exhibition on street with the
theme "Following the Red River civilization”; especially Red River Delta Tourism
Fair in Hai Phong (scheduled in May 10th to May 16th 2013)
In the working session, General Director Nguyen Van Tuan asked Hai Phong to work
out detailed plan and closely coordinate with VNAT to organize successfully the
Culture - Tourism Week. The success of these events would help introduce the
tourism and culture potentials of Hai Phong and provinces in the region. VNAT
will provide assistance in promoting and advertising; examining the preparation
of accommodation facilities and other activities needed for successful
organization of the events.
The representatives of Hai Phong Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism
showed determination to organize successfully the Culture - Tourism Week of the
Red River Delta – Hai Phong 2013, create a breakthrough for National Tourism
Year 2013 and promote the image of Hai Phong in particular and Viet Nam in
general to the world..