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Hanoi (VNA) - Children from ASEAN member countries and the bloc’s partner countries are joining together in a festival in Hanoi, hosted by the Vietnam Television (VTV) from May 29-June 4.

Arranged to welcome International Children’s Day (June 1), the event offers ASEAN kids a chance to gain insights into Vietnam’s culture and people, and other cultures in the region.

A highlight of the festival is an art gala night, which will be broadcast live on VTV1 on June 1 with performances from child art troupes from Vietnam, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Myanmar, Laos, Cambodia, the Republic of Korea, and China.

Launched by VTV, the festival aims to enhance friendship and cultural exchange among ASEAN children.-VNA