World

US companies offer support for Indonesia as ASEAN Chair

During a business mission to Indonesia last week, executives of over 30 US companies offered support for Indonesia’s efforts to increase Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) integration and discussed ways to collaborate on expanding US investment in Indonesia.
Culture - Sports

Amateurs swim for sustainability

Eighteen amateur athletes from Vietnam , Japan , France and Scotland on April 25 took part in a marathon swimming event to highlight the need to preserve the local environment at Hoi An City's Cham Island.
Society

Terry Fox Run set to raise 100 mln VND

The Montgomerie Links Vietnam Golf Club, headquartered in the central region, will continue to host the Terry Fox Run in Vietnam on March 21 to raise funds for cancer research.
Culture - Sports

Nha Trang hosts int’l semi-marathon tournament

An international semi-marathon tournament was held for the first time in the central coastal city of Nha Trang on Oct. 11, jointly by the Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism of the central Khanh Hoa province and the Japanese Consulate General in Ho Chi Minh City.
Society

Day-long programme commemorates Orange Day

VTV4, a channel for overseas Vietnamese, is broadcasting round-the-clock programming on August 10 related to Agent Orange and its victims, to commemorate “Orange Day”.