Nguyen Tien Minh will compete in the US Open badminton tournament at the Orange County Badminton Club, California from July 8-13.
The tournament is part of the Grand Prix Gold system with US$120,000 in prize money.
Last year, Vietnamese players did not compete, but Minh was a finalist in the 2011 edition. — VNS
VGP - Six years is hardly enough for a country like the Philippines to become par with neighboring countries like Việt Nam. But that is the timetable the government has set for itself to improve the Philippines' share of foreign direct investment (FDI) is concerned. The Manila Times on November 3 run an article named "Việt Nam's success should open our eyes," suggesting the Filipino Government to follow Việt Nam's model in terms of FDI attraction. According to the article, the Aquino administration hopes to quadruple the Philippines' share of FDI flowing into Asia to US $8 billion, which is…... [read more]
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The Governmental PM attended the new school year opening ceremony at Quoc Hoc Hue High School for Gifted Students
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