Charge d’Affaires of the Thai Embassy in Vietnam Wanthanee Viputwongsakul visits the booths at the event (Photo: VNA)

 

Hanoi (VNA) – The Top Thai Brands 2018 in Hanoi opened at the Hanoi International Exhibition Centre on August 16.

The event is being organised by the Thai Ministry of Commerce’s Department of International Trade Promotion, the Office of Commercial Affairs of the Thai Embassy in Vietnam and the Vietnam National Trade Fair & Advertising Company (Vinexad).

It aims to strengthen and expand cooperation between businesses of the two countries.

On showcase at 160 booths of the fair are high quality products and services of more than 130 leading firms in Thailand, including food and beverages, household products, electronic appliances and beauty products, among others.

In addition, art performances and fruit and vegetable carving demonstrations will be held at the event.

At the opening ceremony, Charge d’Affaires of the Thai Embassy in Vietnam Wanthanee Viputwongsakul said that the bilateral relations have been strengthened in many fields.

This year, Thailand will carry out many cooperation activities with Vietnam to establish a strategic partnership and deepen bilateral cooperation.

A Vietnamese goods fair will also take place in Thailand on August 22-26, with the aim of achieving the 20 billion USD bilateral trade goal in 2020, she added.

The Top Thai Brands 2018 in Hanoi runs until August 19.-VNA