SEA Games 29 opened officially

The 29th Southeast Asian Games (SEA Game 29) officially opened at the Bulit Jalil Stadium in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia at 19:pm yesterday.

SEA Games 29 opened officially

Host country – Malaysia said it has spent US$ 105million to organize the SEA Games 2017; a six-fold increase compared with it did in 2013.

About 84,000 people attended a glittering ceremony at a 87,000 capacity Bukit Jalil stadium in Kuala Lumpur.

The closing ceremony will be held on August 31 on the occasion of the 60th anniversary of Malaysia’s National Day.

Sai Gon Giai Phong's journalist shot some photos at the opening ceremony:

SEA Games 29 opened  ảnh 1
 
SEA Games 29 opened  ảnh 2
 
SEA Games 29 opened  ảnh 3 At a 87,000 capacity Bukit Jalil Stadium
SEA Games 29 opened  ảnh 4 Vietnamese Sport delegation
 

HOANG HUNG -Translated by Thanh Van

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