the opening ceremony, Deputy Foreign Minister Vu Hong Nam, who is also
Chairman of the State Commission on Overseas Vietnamese Affairs, said he
hopes the tourney, the second of its kind, will give participants a
chance to not only share their passion of the sport but also find
friends and partners.
Chairman of the overseas Vietnamese golf association Tran Tri Tue
also hoped that through this event, expatriate golfers will join
together in many activities for the sake of their homeland.
Businessman Hoang Hieu Huy said his Australian team comprises 30
players and they take part in the hope of connecting with counterparts
in business and investment activities in Vietnam.
Truong Van Chinh, a businessman from Germany, said he also wants to
seek new friends at this event to exchange business experience and work
to benefit the homeland.
The golf championship is organised by the State Commission on Overseas Vietnamese and the Overseas Vietnamese Golf Association.