Nha Trang seen from Ponaga Tower. Photo: Mai Anh

The Vietnam Sea and Islands General Department (under the Ministry of Natural Resources & Environment) had a working session with the Khanh Hoa Provincial People’s Committee on March 31st to launch the “Vietnam Sea and Islands Week 2011” in Nha Trang from June 1st to 8th.

The opening ceremony will take place at the The Vinpearl Land Resort & Spa Nha Trang on Hon Tre Island. The event also includes many activities in response to the World Environment Day (June 5th) and the World Ocean Day (June 8th) to raise public awareness of the importance of sea and ocean on the national socio-economic development.

Besides, as a part of the festival, the organisers will hold the second sea-based economy seminar, the meeting for seashore general managers and the third forum on “Vietnam’s marine trade mark”.

Source: NLD

Translated by Van Hieu