World Cup – related services, products booming

World Cup – related services, products booming

World Cup-related services and products such as large TV, football shirts, wolf Zabivaka - an official mascot of the 2018 FIFA World Cup are booming in plenty of electronic and clothes shops in Ho Chi Minh City, and sales of them are soaring.

2018 World Cup's opening match stirs up Bui Vien Walking Street

2018 World Cup's opening match stirs up Bui Vien Walking Street

Last night, the 2018 World Cup was kicked off in Russia. In HCMC, many international tourists enjoyed the opening ceremony of the 2018 World Cup and the opening match between the host country –Russia and Saudi Arabia in the Bui Vien Walking Street (called backpackers area) in District 1 through large-sized flat-screen TVs.
VIDEO: Activities celebrate 2018 World Cup

VIDEO: Activities celebrate 2018 World Cup

The World Cup 2018 will officially be kicked off in Russia on June 14, football fans cross over the world are waiting for this year’s global sport event. 
Number of tourists to Russia for World Cup surges

Number of tourists to Russia for World Cup surges

The number of Vietnamese visitors to Russia in this summer for the 2018 World Cup is forecast to grow to 50-60 percent, compared to the same period last year, said domestic travel companies on June 10.
Tanker Pechenga arrives in Cam Ranh International Port (Source: soha.vn)

Russian Naval ships anchored at Cam Ranh port, begin Vietnam visit

A Russian Pacific Fleet detachment comprising destroyers Admiral Tributs and Admiral Vingradov and tanker Pechenga arrived in Cam Ranh International Port of south central Khanh Hoa province on June 3, starting a four-day visit to Vietnam.
President of the Vietnam–Russia Friendship Parliamentarians’ Group Phan Xuan Dung makes a remark at the event. (Photo: VNA)

Vietnam-Russia Friendship Association marks 68th year

A gathering was held in Hanoi on May 23 to celebrate the 68th anniversary of the Vietnam–Russia Friendship Association (May 23, 1950) and to recall great memories in the history of the Vietnam–Russia friendship.
Ho Chi Minh City high ranking officials offer flowers to the statue of President Ho Chi Minh at the St. Petersburg State University. (Photo: Sggp)

High-ranking delegation of HCMC visits St. Petersburg State University

Politburo member, Secretary of HCMC Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan and the municipal high-ranking delegation offered flowers to the statue of President Ho Chi Minh at the St. Petersburg State University, celebrating the 128th birth anniversary of President Ho Chi Minh (May 19) during the city's delegation visit to Russia.