Laos To Host 9th ASEAN Textile Symposium

Laos To Host 9th ASEAN Textile Symposium

VIENTIANE, Jun 19 (NNN-KPL) – Laos will host the ninth ASEAN Traditional Textile Symposium, which is scheduled to take place from Nov 4 to Nov 6, in the Lao capital, Vientiane, to promote traditional textile practices and cultural heritage in the ASEAN (the Association of Southeast Asian Nations) region.

The event will feature panel presentations, exhibitions and group discussions, Lao News Agency reported, yesterday.

Weavers, designers and researchers will share their expertise through research presentations, panel discussions, exhibitions and demonstrations. Speakers from ASEAN countries will present traditional textiles from their countries, and exhibitors will display traditional textiles from the region.

Scholars, museum professionals and artisans from neighbouring countries will also join the symposium.– NNN-KPL  


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