Havana (VNA) Vietnamese culture has been introduced to Cuban friends at a gala night in Havana University held by the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union’s chapter in Cuba.

With 12 performances, the Alma Vietnam 2017, featured Ao Dai (Vietnamese traditional long dress) and traditional dances, along with songs depicting the spiritual life of Vietnamese people as well as praising heroic mothers and soldiers who laid down their lives for the nation.

This year’s event also saw the participation of Cuban artists.

First held in 2015, the annual programme has helped intensify the solidarity among Vietnamese students in the Caribbean country.-VNA