Int’l Kite Surfing Week to open in Ninh Thuan at weekend
Update: Dec 13, 2022
The 2022 International Kite Surfing Week will take place in the south-central coastal province of Ninh Thuan on December 16-25, the People’s Committee of Ninh Thuan Province announced at a press conference which was held in HCMC on December 12.

The International Kite Surfing Week is scheduled to attract 70 kite surfers from 15 countries across the world.

The event that is scheduled to be organized in Vinh Hai Commune, Ninh Hai District attracts 70 kite surfers from 15 countries across the world.

A wide range of activities will also be held during the international kite surfing week, including a boat race, a women's beach volleyball tournament, a golf competition, an apricot blossom festival, a running race, a food festival, and a street carnival.

There are also cultural and arts programs, such as folk games, a food fair, and a trade fair to introduce and sell goods under the "One Commune, One Product" (OCOP) program.

At the press conference of the International Kite Surfing Week 

The International Kite Surfing Week aims to promote and develop provincial tourism and introduce images of Ninh Thuan Province to international visitors, said Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Tran Quoc Nam.

The province expects to receive 2.4 million visitors this year and attract 2.7 million tourists, including 100,000 foreign travelers in 2023. Tourism will be the key economic sector of the province by 2025 with a vision to 2030. Ninh Thuan Province will continue to improve the investment environment and create favorable conditions to attract domestic and foreign investors and develop the locality into an attractive and safe destination, the chairman emphasized.

Visitors visit a shop selling Bau Truc village’s pottery products

By Thi Hong – Translated by Kim Khanh

SGGP Online - - DEcember 13, 2022