Social News 7/7
Woman dies in Highway 5 accident, Three members of family die in road accident, Landslide destroys houses in Hau Giang, Vietnamese people encouraged to travel domestically, Shinsegae Corp. to build toy library for local kids
Vietnamese swimmers eye Paralympic entry
The four-member Vietnamese swimming team with disabilities is ready for
the 2015 IPC Swimming World Championships in Glasgow, Scotland, from
Cham poet to host talk show in Hanoi
VietNamNet Bridge – A talk show focusing on contemporary Vietnamese
trends will take place on July 8 at Heritage Space, 28 Tran Binh Street, Hanoi.
Art & Entertainment News 6/7
Vietnamese film week opens in the US, Chain of concert honors Hanoi’s music in the past, present, Thailand’s PRD makes TV reports on Vietnamese culture, tourism, Book Talk to discuss fantasy literature genre
Social News 6/7
Ha Noi-Sapa link road gets Lao Cai approval, Southwest patients to get free treatment, Moscow workshop on East Sea situation, US university provides scholarships for Vietnamese students, Blood donation campaign introduced in HCM City
VN to set up centre for underwater archaeology
VietNamNet Bridge – Viet Nam plans to build the country's first
Centre for Underwater Archaeological Research in Hoi An this year,
Nguyen Giang Hai, the head of Viet Nam's Archaeology Institute,
Swimmers eye Paralympic entry
VietNamNet Bridge – The four-member Vietnamese swimming team with
disabilities is ready for the 2015 IPC Swimming World Championships in
Glasgow, Scotland, from July 13-19.
VN, S Korea discuss tourism upgrades
VietNamNet Bridge – More than 70 government officials and personnel
from travel agencies, hotels as well as academics from Viet Nam and
South Korea exchanged notes and shared best practices at a tourism
workshop held yesterday
VN amateur chef off to S Korea
Vietnamese amateur chef Phan Ngoc Anh will participate in a cooking contest held in South Korea from August 20-28.
VN lose to Japan in U15 Football Exchange
VietNamNet Bridge – Japan came from behind to beat Viet Nam 3-2 in
group A's last match at the Japan-Mekong U15 Football Exchange 2015 in J
Green Sakai Centre, Japan, on July 2.
Vietnamese artists makes shortlist of London photo contest
Five images taken by Vietnamese photographers are among 111
shortlisted works for the prestigious title of Atkins CIWEM
Environmental Photographer of the Year 2015 on show from June 22-July 10
inclusive, at the Royal Geographical Society in London.
Two VN teams draw big crowds
VietNamNet Bridge – Football Channel Asia, a popular website for
continental football, has ranked two Vietnamese football clubs in top 10
doe highest average attendances in Southeast Asia.
Piano duet highlight of youth concert
VietNamNet Bridge – Four talented musicians from Viet Nam, Poland and
Hungary will perform together for the first time in Viet Nam this
Party leader meets with incoming Vietnamese diplomats
Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong met with newly accredited
Vietnamese ambassadors and chiefs of the country’s overseas
representative offices in Hanoi on July 2, pinning high hopes on their
performance in the 2015-2018 term.