At the event (Photo: VNA)

Thai Nguyen (VNA) – The Malaysia, Indonesia and Vietnam Culture Week kicked off on December 8 at the Museum of Cultures of Vietnam’s Ethnic Groups in the northern province of Thai Nguyen, featuring more than 100 artists from the three countries.

The event, held by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, is part of cultural exchange activities within ASEAN.

Fine arts, handicrafts, vegetarian cuisine and folk performances are in the spotlight, helping visitors gain insights into the diverse cultures of ASEAN countries.

Exhibitions on traditional paintings of the three countries and Vietnam’s sovereignty over sea and islands were held before the opening ceremony.

During the event, countries’ representatives will visit a tea growing area in Thai Nguyen and attractions in Hanoi.
The activities will continue until December 11.-VNA