International, domestic sports events await Vietnam in 2018

The dead victim was Lin Ma Sang, 53, and the escort who had a broken leg was Tran Ngoc Thach.The accident occurred when Sang, Thach and other members of their team were escorting the racers of the Binh Duong International Women’s Bicycle Race Open Championship from the southern province of Binh Duong to Dong Nai's Dinh Quan District for the race’s second section, which stretches from the district to Bao Loc District in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong, on March 1.When the cyclists and their escorts were about one kilometer from the starting line in Dinh Quan, a…... [read more]

Illustrative image (Source: VNA)Vientiane (VNA) - The Embassy ofVietnam and the Lao Foreign Ministry jointly organised a friendlyfootball  match in Vientiane on August 18 to celebrate the 55th anniversaryof Vietnam-Laos diplomatic relations and 40 years since the signing of theVietnam-Laos Treaty of Amity and Cooperation.The event was witnessed by Vietnamese Ambassadorto Laos Nguyen Ba Hung and Lao Foreign Minister Saleurmxay Kommasith. After 90minutes of completion, the Lao Foreign Ministry’s team beat the VietnameseEmbassy’s squad 4-3.The friendly match aims to enhance mutualunderstanding and strengthen the traditional and special friendship between thetwo agencies in particular and the two nations, in general.The same day,…... [read more]

(Cinet)– Closing 2011, Vietnam sports take a look at what got the domestic footballing world talking in 2011. Cinet marked 10 main events as follows: 1. Vietnam third at SEA Games 26 With 96 golds, 92 silvers and 100 bronzes, Vietnam sports came third at the 26th Southeast Asian Games in Indonesia in November. Vietnamese athletes achieved 96 gold, 92 silver and 99 bronze medals while expecting 70 gold medals. They also made history with two golds in swimming, 11 golds in gymnastics, and still remained strong in martial arts, track-and-field, shooting, fencing and wrestling. In SEA Games 26, Vietnam…... [read more]

(Cinet) - The MOCST has had a Document No. 2426/BVHTTDL-VP sending a manager of Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism, heads of Ministerial sectors, a chairman of Vietnam Olympic, some federations and Associations of Vietnam sports on proposing for singing a national song before some domestic and oversea competitions. According to a direction of the PM, some athletes and coaches will sing a national song in sports competitions. The MOCST proposed that a manager of Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism, heads of Ministerial sectors, a chairman of Vietnam Olympic Committee and some federations and Associations of Vietnam sports comply…... [read more]

(Cinet)- Vietnam sports have marked some developing steps in the regional and international arena. Besides some difficulties, Vietnam sports have had some positive changes in a progress of international integration. 10 typical events of Vietnam sports in 2013 follows:1. Resolution No.08-NQ/TW of the Politburo to enhance Vietnam Sports 2. The PM promulgated two Projects on planning a system of infrastructure for sports and Vietnam Sports Development Plan up to 2020 and an orientation of 2030 3. Sports Festival at all levels for developing Sports For All 4. Vietnam Sports ranks third in the AIMAG4 and SEA Games 27 5. Vietnam…... [read more]

How did the Shop & Store Vietnam get started?As the industry continues to embrace the wider international community, being attracted by over 95 million people and accounted as young population of consumers with 60 percent are aged under 30, multinational retail and franchise groups have taken active steps to penetrate the market in Vietnam.According to the Ministry of Industry and Trade, within 10 years, from 2007 to 2016, Vietnam had witnessed the arrival of 164 foreign franchises bringing 201 brands. Food & Beverage franchises comprise 40 percent of those, including KFC, Lotteria, Jollibee, Pizza Hut, Starbucks, McDonald’s, Domino’s Pizza, Popeye’s…... [read more]

The General Department of Physical Culture and Sports has planned a number of national sport events in anticipation of the 1000th anniversary of Thang Long - Hanoi. Accordingly, six grand sport events will be held in 2010, a year full of national events and festivals. They are the National Sport Festival, the Trans-Vietnam International Men's Cycling Competition, the 1000-year Thang Long Football Cup, the Vietnam Challenge Badminton Tournament, the International Traditional Martial Arts Festival and the Performance of the Vietnamese Traditional Martial Arts Sects.   Source: ND... [read more]

(Cinet) -Recently, Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Thien Nhan has had Document No.1910/VPCP-KGVX for approving some international sports events in 2012 in Vietnam. Accordingly, some sports tournamnets will take place in some localities such as HCM City ( 09 tournaments), Hanoi ( 02 tournaments); Thua Thien Huw ( 01 tournament), Da Nang ( 01 tournamnet), Vinh Phuc ( 01 tournament), Hai Phong ( 01 tournamnent) and South east Asian Championship 2012 if Vietnam can take part into semi-fianls. In Hanoi, there are some tournaments such as Petanque Championship and Asian Youth Championship in 2012 in December and Olympic Football in March.…... [read more]

3,000 join Olympic 2030 sporting eventKhanh An Around 3,000 people are attending the third Olympic 2030 sporting event for Vietnamese entrepreneurs, double the figure of last year. During the event until December 3, the contestants will compete in 15 sports, including football, table tennis, badminton, swimming, bowling, billiards, Chinese chess, futsal, golf, cycling, mountain bike racing, off-road racing and tennis. Organized by the 2030 Businessmen Club under the Saigon Times Club, the annual sporting event is aimed at creating a playground for entrepreneurs to improve physical fitness and build business links. This year’s event has received support from many local…... [read more]

Illustrative image (Source: VNA) Hanoi (VNA) – The Securities Journalists’Club has announced top 10 events in Vietnam’s stock market in 2016.  1. 20-yearhallmarks of the securities sector: On November 28,2016, the State Securities Commission hosted a ceremony celebrating the 20thanniversary of the securities sector’s traditional day and received theIndependence Order, second class. Over the past two decades, Vietnam hasdeveloped a well-functioning securities market with more than 1,000 publicenterprises listed on the Hanoi Stock Exchange (HNX) and the Ho Chi Minh StockExchange (HSX or HOSE). The market capitalisation of all listed companies hitover 70 billion USD, attracting 1.6 million domestic and foreign…... [read more]