Cultural Days featuring the Ukraine will get underway in Ho Chi Minh City on November 9.

A similar event will be held in Hanoi and the northern port city of Hai Phong .

The Culture, Sport and Tourism Ministry said on November 7 that the days are part of the programme of Vietnamese-Ukrainian cultural cooperation that has been running from 2010 to 2012.

There will also be an exhibition of photographs featuring images of the Ukraine , its countryside and people.-VNA