Woman 800m freestyle swimmer Nguyen Thi Anh Vien also has a big chance of qualifying. Though she only won a silver medal at last year’s SEA Games, her time of eight minutes 48.65 seconds was within the "B" Time or Olympic Selection Time. If no Vietnamese female swimmer can achieve the "A" Time for automatic qualification by June, Vien will represent Vietnam at the Olympics. … [Read more...] about Which Vietnamese athletes have qualified for 2020 Olympics?
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In a similar story, the young drama team Buffalo turned to opera to form their particular style after winning the first prize in a gameshow in 2016. All members of the team, who are the 9X generation, seriously and formally train themselves in the arts field, from script writing, music preparation, choreography, stage design, to costume making. … [Read more...] about Operas attract much interest in Vietnam
In particular, if the peacock's tail is naturally, shaped like a coin, in the Vietnamese people's opinion, the symbol of money symbolises for fortune and luck, that peacock is very favoured with businessmen so they are ready to pay a high price to buy a pair of peacocks during Tết, according to Nhài’s father, Nguyễn Hữu Vinh, 60, who also took care peacocks every day. … [Read more...] about Nurturing peacocks at home bringing high income to a family in Nam Định
Ninh Binh (VNA) - Van Long Wetland Nature Reserve in the northern province of Ninh Binh, famous for appearing in the blockbuster film Kong: Skull Island, has retained its pristine tranquility with clouds hovering above soaring limestone pinnacles. It is also known as 'No Wave Bay', nestled 80km to the south of Hanoi, and boasting the Red River Delta's largest wetland with mirror-like tranquil water. Located in the north of Gia Vien district, the wetland reserve, dotted with spectacular islands and caves, was created by a 30km flood-prevention dyke hugging the left bank of Da River. At 60,000 VND (2.6 USD) per person (maximum two passengers per boat), an hour-long, guided row across this 3,500-hectare lagoon will make clear the origins of its nickname. This popular Ninh Binh destination holds two national records, one for the biggest group of Delacour's langurs, a critically endangered … [Read more...] about Exploring Van Long Wetland Nature Reserve in Ninh Binh
Wawrinka, a former world number three who has never returned to his best since knee surgery in 2017, said he was happy to be in the second week of a Slam once again. … [Read more...] about Medvedev cruises to set up Wawrinka last-16 clash