A Vietnam - France cultural exchange programme was held at the University of Foreign Languages in ​​the central city of Da Nang on March 31. The event aimed to mark the 40th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic ties between the two countries.

The event was attended by French researchers and local French language lecturers and students among others.

The programme consisted of presentations about the country and people of France, music performances and painting competitions. They were expected to help the two countries’ people enhance their friendship and solidarity.

Da Nang city has established partnerships with over 20 French organisations in various fields of health, culture and education.-VNA