GORIS, SEPTEMBER 12, ARMENPRESS: Goris Business Support Center (BSC) NGO has announced the second regional ProdExpo in Syunik Province. It said the aim of the event is to introduce local producers’ products and services to locals and the international community. The expo will be hold in the southern Armenian town of Goris, on September 24, 2005.
Over fifty regional Armenian companies will present such products as cheese, juices and soft drinks, construction materials, meat and fish products, jewellery, and IT. Local and International organizations, governmental institutions, banks and donor organization have confirmed their participation in this exhibition. The overall program also includes traditional Armenian dancing, singing, food tasting, artwork, and carpet weaving. Handicrafts (their creation and presentation) will also be shown. These handicrafts will be made of stone, wood, and local ceramics.
People will sell home-made products- yogurt (matsoon), honey, nuts and walnuts, vegetables, fruits, dried fruits, baked goods, lavash, home-made jams and jellies, sweet soodjookh, herbal teas (including rose-hip and thyme), and all the other products that a typical Armenian household usually prepares for its members. Artisans will present their work, and visitors may try their hand at replicating this art.
Armenian restaurants and cafes will organize an area for a one-day operation of their businesses. The information desk will provide information about the town’s museums, as well as explain possible tours and visits in the area. Visitors will have an opportunity to visit the Old Town, the Goris Archeological and Artists’ museums.