First Vietnamese book stall inaugurated in RoK

Ho Chi Minh City Book Distribution JSC (FAHASA) on November 21 coordinated with Kyobo group of the RoK to organise a book exhibition and inaugurate Vietnam’s first book stall in Seoul.

The exhibition, to last until November 30, displays 5,000 copies of more than 2,000 book titles of different topics.

The book stall, which is set up at Kyobo Gwanghwamun book store, is expected to help Vietnamese and mixed-race families in the RoK access Vietnamese books, and develop the Vietnamese language.

There are more than 180,000 Vietnamese in the RoK, while nearly 200,000 Koreans are living in Vietnam.

The book stall as well as cooperation between FAHASA and Kyobo are expected to contribute to the mutual understanding and collaboration between the governments and people of the two countries./.