(KPL) Local people and foreigners are very interested in the trade fair of the Sikhottabong Stupa Festival 2017 in Khammuan Province, which officially opened on Feb 7, in the presence of Khammuan Governor, Mr Odai Soudaphone.
More than 330 booths displaying furniture, wood products, agricultural products, handicrafts, and pottery have been set up at the trade fair that will last through February 11.
The products come from the central province of Khammuan and neighboring provinces.
Mr Odai said that the trade fair aims to promote investment and trade both domestically and with foreign countries, to promote Small Medium and Enterprises (SMEs), and also regionally linked market oriented production.
The trade fair will also provide an opportunity for representatives of the public and private sectors to meet each other and bring their products to display and sell at the event, said the District Chief of Thakhek, Mr Chane Bouphalyvanh.