More than 100 golfers are participating in the first Asian Charity and Investment Connection Golf Tournament in Hanoi on July 16-17.

The golf competition, jointly organised by the Hanoi Cultural Fund, Him Lam Corporation and the Wonder World Group, aims to raise funds for disadvantaged children in Vietnam, the organising board said in a recent press conference.

Additionally, the event is expected to provide an opportunity for Asian businessmen to explore investment opportunities in the fields of construction, real estate, energy, advanced technology and education.

As part of the events, a seminar on clean energy, waste water treatment and Nano technology will take place, with the participation of leading businesses and specialists from Vietnam and the Republic of Korea.-VNA