France overwhelmed Croatia 4-2 in the World Cup final at Moscow's Luzhniki stadium on Sunday (Jul 15) to lift the trophy for the second time in 20 years.
The first episode of a documentary programme on a north-south journey throughout Vietnam by train was aired on the evening of July 16.
Victorious France were set to return to a heroes' welcome on Monday (Jul 16) after winning the World Cup for the second time with a rollercoaster 4-2 victory over Croatia which set off chaotic celebrations at home.
France won the World Cup for the second time in spectacular style on Sunday (Jul 15) as a 4-2 victory in one of the most entertaining and action-packed finals for decades ended battling outsiders Croatia's dreams of a first title.
Despite the prodigious talent of Croatia's players, few expected The Fiery Ones to reach the World Cup final - a feat not seen for such a small nation since Uruguay reached football's pinnacle in 1950.
Ecstatic Croatia coach Zlatko Dalic is confident tiredness will not be an issue for his side when they face France in the World Cup final despite once again coming through extra time to beat England on Wednesday (Jul 11).
Famous actor Kwon Sang Woo of the Republic of Korea (RoK) will visit Ho Chi Minh City this July.
Monaco is not only known for its glamour but also for its rich cultural values and prominent singers. One of them is the well-known The Monaco Boys’ Choir. Choosing Vietnam as their first stop on the Asia’s tour, the world-renowned choir had a fantastic concert at the St. Joseph’s Cathedral, Hanoi.
Vietnam triumphed at the Southeast Asian (SEA) Age Group Swimming Championships which wrapped up on July 8 in Laguna, the Philippines.
The Government has agreed with the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MCST)’s proposal to organise the 31st Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games 31) and the 11th ASEAN Para Games (Para Games 11) in Vietnam in 2021.
For the first time ever, the world-renowned Monaco Boys Choir will travel to Vietnam for a performance as part of its 2018 Summer Tour of Asia at St. Joseph’s Cathedral in Hanoi.
Vietnamese boxers are competing with professional boxers from the Republic of Korea at the Vina Boxing Cup 2018, held in the southern province of Dong Nai on July 7.
(VNF) – The fifth Hanoi International Film festival themed “Cinema-Integration and sustainable development” will be held from October 27 – 31 in Hanoi.
Luka Modric admitted Croatia were shattered after they ended Russia's World Cup hopes in another penalty shootout on Saturday (Jul 7) to advance to a semi-final against England.
Harry Maguire and Dele Alli scored as England comfortably defeated Sweden 2-0 in Samara on Saturday (Jul 7) to reach the World Cup semi-finals for the first time since 1990.
England will bid to end their 28-year wait to reach a World Cup semi-final when they face Sweden on Saturday (Jul 7) after Brazil were dumped out in the last eight by Belgium.
Belgium struck early and then held off a late Brazil fightback to send the five-times champions tumbling out of the World Cup at the quarter-final stage with a 2-1 victory in an end-to-end thriller on Friday.