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10th Thai Festival 2018 to return in September

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The 10th Thai Festival 2018 will be held at Ly Thai To Square in Hanoi on September 15-16, announced the Royal Thai Embassy in Vietnam.

At the press conference of the event

At the press conference of the event

Visitors will have chance to enjoy Thai traditional art performances by art troupes from Chiang Mai, Muaythai boxing, Thai cooking demonstration by Thai food experts.
The event will also attract 50 businesses of provinces in the northeastern region of Thailand; companies and importers who are operating in Vietnam and travel agents.
All proceeds of the event after deduction of costs will be donated to charity organizations in Vietnam. The 9th Thai Festival 2017 handed over VND500 million to the National Fund for Vietnamese Children and the Association of Victims of Agent Orange/Dioxin in Hanoi.

By BICH QUYEN - Translated by Kim Khanh

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