(VOV) - The country’s wood exports to Middle Eastern markets increased threefold during the five years from 2009-2013, with the total turnover for 2013 hitting a record US$54.6 million, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
Iran strengthened their title credentials by beating Vietnam 15-4 in an AFC Futsal Championships quarter-final match in Ho Chi Minh City on May 7.
(VOV) -Vietnam has qualified for the quarter-finals of the 2014 AFC Futsal Championship after triumphantly defeating Kuwait 2-1 on May 4 at Phu Tho Stadium in HCM City.
(VOV) - Hosts Vietnam crushed Tajikistan 10-4 in their second match on May 2, keeping alive the hope of entering the knock-out round.
(VOV) - Vietnam’s hope of winning their first opening game of the 2014 AFC Futsal Championship was jeopardized after the hosts were lost 1-2 to visitors Iraq on April 30.
(VOV) - Vietnam expects to qualify for the quarter-finals of the 2014 AFC Futsal Championship which will kick off in HCM City on April 30.
(VOV) - The Olympic Council of Asia has acquiesced to Vietnam’s bid to withdraw from staging the 18th Asian Games (ASIAD 18) in 2019.
(VOV) -Spanish coach Bruno Garcia and his futsal team will begin a 19-day training camp in Spain on April 9 in preparation for the upcoming Asia Futsal Championship.
(VOV) - Vietnamese shooter Hoang Xuan Vinh continues his climb up the global rankings, setting a new world’s record in the 10m air pistol finals held at Fort Benning, the US on March 30.
Vietnam will take part in the Asian Women's Club Volleyball to be held in Thailand next month.
(VOV) -Kuwaiti Consul General in Ho Chi Minh City Omar Al-Qenael has voiced his hope that two-way trade between Vietnam and Kuwait will exceed US$1 billion in the next few years.
The JGCS Consortium and Vietnam's Construction Corporation No1 have signed an agreement to build civil works at the Nghi Son Refinery and Petrochemical Project in central Thanh Hoa province.
(VOV) -Vietnam will not play strong archrivals Japan or Australia at the upcoming 2014 AFC Futsal Championship following an eagerly awaited final draw ceremony in Ho Chi Minh City on February 22.
Hoang Xuan Vinh will be the Vietnamese representative at the seventh Asian Airgun Championships in Kuwait from March 7-13.
(VOV) - Despite long acknowledging the Middle East and North Africa’s latent opportunities for Vietnamese labour exports, Vietnamese authorities report guest workers continue to encounter frustrating barriers.