2018 Tennis Tournament

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On April 21, the 2018 Tennis Tournament was held as a result of the collaboration between  the Hanoi Union of Friendship Organizations and  the Hanoi Department of Culture and Sports at the Center of Culture, Sports and Information of Tay Ho district.

The event welcomed Mr. To Van Dong , Director of Hanoi Department of Culture and Sports; Mr. Nguyen Van Thang , Secretary of Tay Ho district Party Committee, Chairman of Tay Ho district People’s Council, Leaders of Hanoi Union of Friendship Organizations; Mr. Jorge Rondon Uzcategui , Head of Diplomatic Corps in Vietnam, Ambassador of Republic Bolivar Venezuela to Vietnam, along with the athletes who are  Ambassadors, the foreign diplomats from: European Union Delegations, Embassy of Malaysia, Mongolia, Russia, Palestine, France, Philippines, Venezuela, Italy, United Nation International School of Hanoi (UNIS), the officials from the Hanoi Department of Culture and Sports, People-to-People Diplomacy Sector of Hanoi city.

Giving a speech at the Opening Ceremony, Mrs. Tran Thi Phuong ,  Vice Chairwoman of Hanoi Union of Friendship Organizations accented: the 2018 Tennis Tournament is one of the most meaningful sports exchanging events held annually  for the foreign diplomats currently working in Hanoi to have opportunities to meet with the officials from the Department of Culture and Sports as well as People-to-People Diplomacy Sector of Hanoi city, and therefore, to contribute to the strengthening of the friendly cooperation between Hanoi city and Embassies of other countries, international organizations around  Hanoi city; to make a connection for cooperation in the fields of mutual interest.

During the Terminal, the organizing board awarded participants  in varied ages;  the First, Second, Third prizes went to the Embassy of France, Embassy of Russia and United Nation International School of Hanoi (UNIS)./.

                                                                         Tuan Minh