Doha, Unesco has officially recognized Trang An tourism
complex in Ninh Binh province as a World Heritage site.
This is a pride for Vietnam in general and Ninh Binh in
particular. To continue to create focussed points of
Trang An complex and spread to international visitors
and is also a response to the regulations of Unesco,
after Trang An was honoured as a World Heritage, Ninh
Binh people's committee has established the organizing
committee of the contest to create logo for the Trang An
The aim of the contest is to find the most meaningful
and original logo to be used in the activities to
promote the value of the heritage, the chosen logo must
ensure the art image, generalizing the outstanding
values on culture and nature of Trang An.
At the conference, participants discussed time and
methods to carry out the contest, ensure the best
quality of the participants'works. Mr Tran Huu Vinh,
vice president of Ninh Binh province, head of the
organizing committee said the committee will announce
plans to launch the contest in the mass media, trying to
complete the selection of Trang An logo before Trang An
receive certificate from Unesco as a world heritage.
In the competition the Organizing Committee extended the
participation to all professional artists in Vietnam and
the world so as to have as many works as possible, from
which to find quality work "use image conveys the idea".
Under the plan, in the preliminary round, the judges
will select the best 5 woks and then collect feedbacks
from population. Final round, the judges will choose the
best selections and submit results to Ninh Binh people's
committee for approval including 1 first prize and four
consolation prizes. It is expected that the first prize
is worth 100 million Vietnam Dong (aprox 5000 usd).
On a number of newspapers and magazines in Europe, such
as the Swiss Buletin has voted Ninh Binh one of the 10
most attractive destinations in Vietnam. The echo of the
Trang An honour is still pretty hot on the media
community and tourists, and this will give a good effect
for the free promotion of Ninh Binh tourism.