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Korean Week Festival 2018 To Be Held This Week

Korea Week Festival 2018, the first of its kind in Vientiane, will be held at Vientiane Shopping Center, Vientiane Capital on Oct 5-7, 2018.

The Korea Week Festival aims to showcase a wide range of agricultural products, food products and cultural richness of the Republic of Korea as well as to promote enhancing the cooperation and people exchange between Laos and the Republic of Korea,” said Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to the Lao PDR Shin Sung Sun.

The event will open opportunity for entrepreneurs from Laos and Korea to exchange information and build a promotional network of agricultural production, said the ambassador. “The three-day festival held in Vientiane will make Lao people feel like they are visiting Korea,” said Ambassador Shin Sung Sun.

The event, to be co-held by the Embassy of Republic of Korea to Laos, Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA) and Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOIKA), will feature several activities such as food competition (Bulgogi and Tteokbokki), Korean movies, among others, according to the ambassador.

There will be 17 booths representing Lao business community and relevant government bodies at the 3-day event, according to Director General of KOTRA Park Shag Eun.

Source: Lao News Agency