Ariyana Da Nang convention centre inaugurated hinh anh 1Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at the inauguration ceremony (third from left) (Source: VNA)
Da Nang (VNA) – The Ariyana Da Nang Exhibition and Convention Centre was officially inaugurated and put into use in the central city of Da Nang on October 15 in the presence of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc

The centre is a key project to serve the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Leaders’ Week scheduled to take place from November 6-11.

Construction of the centre started in March 2016 and was completed ahead of schedule after 22 months.

Covering an area of 12,000 sq.m, the Ariyana centre is connected with the Furama Da Nang International Convention Palace. It  is the largest conference and workshop complex in Vietnam, accommodating up to 5,000 seats and 15 functional rooms, with a grand ballroom alone offering 2,500 seats.

The two centres will be the hosting venues for most of the events held within the framework of the APEC Economic Leaders’ Week 2017, including the APEC CEO Summit.

Leaders from 21 APEC member economies, together with around 10,000 domestic and foreign delegates, including corporate executives in the region and the world, are expected to attend events during the week.-VNA