VOV.VN - Preparations for the funerary procession of the gun carriage bearing the coffin of President Tran Dai Quang to his hometown were completed on the early morning of September 27.
The Vietnamese Embassy in China held a ceremony in Beijing on September 26 to pay the last respect to President Tran Dai Quang.
Born and bred in Kim Son district, in the northern province of Ninh Binh, President Tran Dai Quang always held close sentiments towards his hometown.
The Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism on September 24 sent a notice to ministries, people’s committees of cities and provinces, and other state bodies nationwide requesting the cancellation of entertainment activities in memory of late President Tran Dai Quang.
The Party organisation, soldiers, and people of Ninh Binh have always been proud of late President Tran Dai Quang, an exemplary figure from the northern province, said Secretary of the provincial Party Committee Nguyen Thi Thanh.
VOV.VN - Vietnamese swimmers Nguyen Huu Kim Son and Le Thi My Thao on August 22 respectively booked a ticket to the final of men’s 400m medley and women’s 200m butterfly at the Asian Games (ASIAD) 2018 in Indonesia.