Artistic exchange to raise funds for sea and islands
PANO - Saturday, September 26, 2015, 21:2 (GMT+7)
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PANO – An artistic exchange “Towards the national border, sea and islands” will be staged on October 4th at the Theatre of the Ho Chi Minh City Television, and broadcast live on its channel HTV9.
The event, co-organized by the city’s Standing Committee of Fatherland Front and the television company, aims to raise funds to support coast guard and fisheries surveillance forces, islanders and naval troops.
From the beginning of this year, they have collected VND 32 billion towards the Fund “For the national sea and islands – For the national frontline”.
Recently, Ho Chi Minh City sent two delegations to visit Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago and DK1 platforms and present patrol boats and equipment worth VND 14 billion to troops there.