International Silk - Brocade Festival in Hoi An city


(QNO) - According to Vice Chairman of  the Quang Nam People’s Committee Le Van Thanh, a press conference on the 6th Quang Nam Heritage Festival 2017 will be organized in Ha Noi city on 9 May with the participation of 120 media agencies by the Organization Board of the 6th Quang Nam Heritage Festival.

Hoai river in Hoi An city.
Hoai river in Hoi An city.

The conference aims to  propagate the provincial culture and tourism to attract tourists during and after the festival and the potential, strength to attract investment for the local socio-economic development. During the festival, two press centers will be established in Tam Ky and Hoi An cities in the province.

The International Silk - Brocade Festival 2017, a part of the 6th Quang Nam Heritage Festival, will be opened on 12 June. According to Vice Chairman of Hoi An city’s People’s Committee Nguyen Van Son, the International Silk Association, Asia Silk Association, MeKong Institute and representatives of 50 domestic and foreign craft villages and businesses will take part in this 4 day-event to display their silk-brocade and handcraft products. The event also consists of the seminar “Silk in modern life”, the “Reappearance of silk road” programme and “Eastern silk night” fashion show.