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First Vietnam Brocade Festival opens in Dak Nong

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The first Vietnam Brocade Festival opened in Gia Nghia town, in the Central Highlands of Dak Nong, from December 27-30.

The brocade made by ethnic minority people in Dak Nong province

The brocade made by ethnic minority people in Dak Nong province

The event aims to mark the 15th founding anniversary of the province with the participation of 40 ethnic minorities in the country and representatives from Laos, Cambodia and Indonesia.
The festival also is to preserve, restore and promote traditional patterns and costumes of the ethnic minority groups throughout the country and Dak Nong province particularly.
The provincial authorities expect to promote cultural heritage values and tourism potentials of the province to local and international visitors.

By DONG NGUYEN – Translated by Kim Khanh

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