(Source: http://baodautu.vn)

HCM City (VNA)
– The 2018 Vietnam International Premium Sourcing Fair (VIPREMIUM) and the 6th International Mother and Child Products Exhibition () were kicked off at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre (SECC) in Ho Chi Minh City on May 31.

Hosted by Coex Vietnam and the Korea International Trade Association (KITA), the VIPREMIUM 2018 brings together more than 180 exhibitors from the Republic of Korea, Vietnam, and Singapore.

On display at over 250 booths are premium products in the fields of food and drinks, beauty and cosmetics, fashion and accessories, home appliances, gifts and toys, electronics and technology and more.

A Biz-matching Program will also be held on the sidelines of the fair for product suppliers and potential buyers. The event is expected to see the attendance of major retailers of consumer goods, including LOTTE Mart, 7Eleven, Circle K, SCJ TV Shopping, Yes 24 and VGS Shop.

The VIETBABY 2018, also organised by Coex Vietnam, features nearly 290 booths run by 136 exhibitors from 14 countries, including Abbott, Boryung Medience, Alzipmat, Parklon, Alpha and Iconix.

Themed “Wonderland for mother and baby”, the fair offers kids free entrance to an entertainment space to experience a wide variety of games and creative activities and a number of magic, circus and music shows and cartoon move screening. It also has an area providing massage and care services for expecting mothers and babies.

A photo contest, namely “Dream of Your Baby”, was launched as part of the fair, inviting mothers to send pictures of their babies and children. Winners of the contest will be awarded on the stage of VIETBABY 2018 on June 1.

The two exhibitions run through June 3.-VNA