Hoang Thuy, coming from Thanh Hoa province, won the championship title of Vietnam’s Next Top Model 2011 contest in its final round on January 8.
The capital city has attracted nearly 4 million visitors to its special three-day festival entitled “Hanoi - A destination for streets and flowers”.
The Ho Chi Minh City Steering Committee for the “Vietnamese using Vietnamese products” campaign launched a 2011 press contest for the campaign on June 26.
First Runner-up of Miss Vietnam World Nguyen Ngoc Kieu Khanh will be Vietnam’s representative with 100 foreign beauty queens at Miss World 2010 contest in China in October.
The fourth contest entitled “What do you know about Vietnam”, organised by Radio the Voice of Vietnam (VOV), ended on September 17 after awarding prizes to 14 outstanding entries.
Vietnam won three second prizes and two third prizes at the international piano competition, which was held in Vietnam for the first time from September 5-12.
Ho Thi Hieu Hien, a 6th year pupil at Tay Son secondary school in Hai Chau district, Da Nang City, won first prize at the 39th Universal Postal Union (UPU) International Letter-Writing Competition, announced the Ministry of Information and Communications on September 7.
The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT), under the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, has officially launched a contest to create a new slogan and logs for Vietnam Tourism Promotion programme during the 2011-2015 period.
The China-Vietnam and Vietnam-China Friendship Associations have launched a contest to improve the relations between the two countries.
An essay contest about Hanoi has received over 554,000 entries as of August 1, and the most outstanding ones will be awarded during the celebration of the 1,000th anniversary of Thang Long-Hanoi in October.
A hair design contest featuring Hanoi’s hairstyles over the last 1,000 years has been launched as part of activities to mark the millennium anniversary of Thang Long-Hanoi.
A contest was launched in Hanoi on June 4 to design posters on the forthcoming Party National Congress.
Nearly 2,000 secondary school students in Hanoi on May 30 participated in the first round of a competition designed to promote the study of the capital's history in English.
Vietnamese Students’ Associations in the western part of France have jointly organised a contest titled “I Love Vietnam”.
The National University of Laos has organised the final round of a contest on eloquence in the Vietnamese and Lao language in Vientiane on May 28.
Vietnam won two gold medals and a cup at the Vietnam International Photo Contest 2010, said Chu Chi Thanh, head of the contest’s jury board.
Twelve top teams have been chosen to represent the southern region to compete in the final round of the annual Vietnam Robot Invention Contest (Robocon Vietnam 2010) scheduled next month in Dak Lak province’s Buon Ma Thuot City from May 10-16.
Dr Doan Thi Kim Hong, Chairwoman of CIAT Advertising Company, has been invited to head the judges panel for Mrs World 2010 contest which will be held in the Republic of Korea on October 24.
Members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations will send its representatives to the ASEAN-Ho Chi Minh City Television Charms 2010 Contest on March 17.