In 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 tourism complex.
The aim of the contest
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”.
The prize of the competition
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 honor 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.