Trang will face Yeo Jia Min of Singapore, who defeated world No 1 player Akane Yamaguchi of Japan, in the next round.
A total 113 athletes from 15 cities and provinces will compete in five categories of men’s and women’s singles and doubles and mixed doubles for a total prize fund of US$10,200.
Vietnamese pair Đỗ Tuấn Đức and Phạm Như Thảo are through to the quarter-finals of the Austrian Open badminton tournament in Vienna.
Hà Nội topped the badminton events at the National Sports Games.
Plastic is out and natural, traditional materials are in on the HCM City fashion scene. More and more, people are liking bags made of straw, bamboo and rattan.
Of the 23 people that I have had a discussion with on reducing plastic usage, 20 recognised that excessive plastic consumption is a major problem, and some of them have actually taken action to curb their habit of using straws and plastic in general.
Traditional products made from natural materials like bamboo, rattan and straw have become bestsellers in HCM City, replacing items made with plastic or metal.