Vietnamese Grandmaster Le Quang Liem finished second at the Danzhou Super Grandmaster Tournament, which concluded in China on July 18.
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.
An art troupe of 42 Lao artists will perform in Vietnam July 17-21 within the framework of Lao Culture and Tourism Days as part of activities marking the 55th diplomatic relations anniversary and 40 years of signing the Friendship and Cooperation Treaty.
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.
Nguyen Thi That of Vietnam has won the final stage and the cup at the National Women’s Open Cycling Tournament for An Giang Television Cup.
The sixth Vietnam Heritage Photo Awards contest was launched on July 10, calling for submissions from both amateur and professional photographers living in Vietnam and abroad.