Mekong Delta holds coconut festival
The 4th Ben Tre Coconut Festival will be held in Ben Tre Province on April 7-13 as approved by Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam.
The festival honors individuals and organizations that have contributed highly to the coconut market. In addition, the Ministry of Culture, Sport and Tourism approved the People’s Committee of Hau Giang Province to host the 6th Khmer Culture, Sports and Tourism Festival 2014.
The festival is politically significant and is an opportunity to honor and highlight the culture of the Khmer ethnic group and strengthen solidarity and exchange among the Khmer community.