The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism and its Laos counterpart will co-organise the 2014 Laos Cultural Week in Vietnam during December 2 – 7 to mark the Laos National Day (December 2).

The event, as part of Vietnam – Laos cooperation plan on culture this year, will take place in Ho Chi Minh City and the southern provinces of Hau Giang and Vinh Long.

Highlights of the week are performances of art troupes from Laos, which are expected to introduce the traditional culture of the Lao people as well as the special friendship bonds between the two countries.-VNA