Hanoi sees 8 percent rise in visitors (Tuesday, July 18,2017)
Hanoi has welcomed approximately 12 million visitors since the beginning of 2017, up 8 percent from the same period last year, and earned a revenue of more than 35.2 trillion VND (1.55 billion USD), up 13 percent.
Vietnam brings home seven karate bronze medals (Tuesday, July 18,2017)
Vietnam wrapped up the 16th Asian Karate Federation (AKF) Cadet, Junior, U21 and the 14th AKF Senior Championships 2017 with seven bronze medals in Kazakhstan on July 16.
Photo exhibition on Buddhist heritage opens in Hanoi (Monday, July 17,2017)
A photo exhibition entitled “Buddhist ruins and heritage” opened in Hanoi on July 17, which was organised by the Indian Cultural Centre under the Indian Embassy in Vietnam.
Vietnam beats Malaysia at AFF U15 champs (Monday, July 17,2017)
Ngo Quang Thuan scored the only goal in Vietnam’s 1-0 win over Malaysia in their fourth match of the ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) U15 Championship in Thailand on July 16.
Golden Racket table tennis tourney kicks off in HCM City (Monday, July 17,2017)
The 31st Golden Racket table tennis tournament opened on July 15 at Nguyen Du Gymnasium in Ho Chi Minh City.
Vietnam grabs first ever swimming gold in regional school games (Monday, July 17,2017)
In a first, Vietnam grabbed a gold medal in swimming at the ninth ASEAN Schools Games (ASG), which is ongoing in Singapore.
Japanese students team wins VTV Cup (Monday, July 17,2017)
Japanese students team triumphed at the International Women’s Volleyball Tournament, VTV Cup, beating Indonesian national team 25-14, 25-19, 25-14.
Le Quang Liem wins over world’s chess champion (Monday, July 17,2017)
Vietnamese chess player Le Quang Liem secured a major win at the Danzhou Super Grandmaster Tournament in China after defeating world rapid chess champion Vassily Ivanchuk from Ukraine on July 16.