VN on track for semi-final spot
Late goals from striker Le Cong Vinh and midfielder Nguyen Huy Hung gave Viet Nam a 3-0 victory over Laos at Ha Noi's My Dinh Stadium yesterday, keeping the hosts on track for a semi-final berth in the AFF Suzuki Cup.
Trans-Viet Nam cycling tournament to begin next month
More than 300 cyclists from 15 domestic teams and two teams from Laos and Cambodia will participate in the "Trans-Viet Nam, Viet Nam National Defence Cup" tournament next month.
148 players compete in petanque event
The National Sports Games' petanque event commenced yesterday in the Ha Noi-based National Sports Training Centre.
The 24th ASEAN Armies Rifle Meet wrapped up in Ha Noi yesterday with Indonesia dominating the annual tournament with 19 gold, 12 silver and 41 bronze medals.
Under the guidance of new American coach Cray Anthony Teeters, Viet Nam's top female swimmer Nguyen Thi Anh Vien is expected to shine in the FINA World Swimming Championships 2014 to be held in Doha, Qatar from November 30 to December 8.
Hordes of fans flocked to the Quan Ngua Sports Palace in Ha Noi on Sunday to witness the opening of the National Sport Games' basketball event.
Ha Noi wins as table tennis open ends
The Ha Noi Table Tennis Open ended over the weekend after eight months of competition with victories for the hosts in the men's individual and team events
VN seek win over Laos in bid for semis
Viet Nam's head coach Toshyia Miura made it clear in the pre-match conference that his team want to beat Laos today in their second match at the ongoing ASEAN Football Federation Cup at My Dinh Stadium in Ha Noi.
Binh Duong signs contract with Michael Nguyen
V-League defending champions Becamex Binh Duong have signed a one-year contract with overseas Vietnamese midfield player Michael Nguyen.
Viet Nam's top badminton player Nguyen Tien Minh has slipped two places to 20th in world rankings after failing in the first round of China Open.
Football for Hope Adidas Exchange Programme in Viet Nam, an international workshop on football and life skills, began in Hue city yesterday.
Van Nistelrooy and Pires to visit Viet Nam
Van Nistelrooy and Pires to visit Viet Nam

Former Manchester United and Real Madrid striker Ruud van Nistelrooy will be joining former Arsenal winger Robert Pires on a tour of Viet Nam to display the UEFA Champions League trophy to local football fans.

Teeing off at Da Lat's new luxury golf course
Teeing off at Da Lat's new luxury golf course

The Dalat at 1200 will be the home of the golf institute, the first for the Asian Tour, which is the official sanctioning body for professional golf in the region.

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Singaporeans unite to help scammed Vietnamese tourist Singaporeans unite to help scammed Vietnamese tourist

The assistance that Singaporeans gave a Vietnamese tourist who was scammed when he bought an iPhone 6 in Singapore has earned much attention and applause from Vietnamese newspapers and netizens.

Old apartments remain in state of disrepair Old apartments remain in state of disrepair

There are more than 1,500 old apartment buildings at risk of collapse across Viet Nam, but in the last decade, only five per cent were rebuilt.

Province backs cable car to cave 2    Province backs cable car to cave

Authorities in central Quang Binh Province have given the go ahead for a highly controversial cable car system connecting various sites in the Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park to the world's biggest cave, Son Doong.

Edward Scissorhands among free outdoor films Edward Scissorhands among free outdoor films

Saigon Outcast will hold two free Thursday outdoor film screenings this month.

Tax not the solution to online gaming issue 1    Tax not the solution to online gaming issue

A 10 per cent tax on the online gaming industry recently proposed by the Ministry of Finance aims to address the connection between the increase in gaming addiction and game-related crimes among youngsters by charging them more to fuel their addiction.