A book exhibition-cum-fair 2002 opened in Hanoi on October 10.
As many as 44 publishers, six printing houses, 14 book distributors across the country and 22 units from Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, the UK and France have displayed their publications of different kinds, social, economic and political at 148 stalls.
At the sideline of the exhibition, art performances, seminars on publishing, printing, distribution and exchange between authors and readers will be held. The exhibition will close on October 14.
The opening ceremony was attended by Do Muoi, former adviser of the Party Central Committee; Nguyen Khoa Diem, Politburo member, secretary of the Party Central Committee and director of the Party’s Commission for Ideology and Culture and others.
Reprinted with permission from Nhan Dan Newspaper.