6 football players held for match-fixing
Police arrested six players, including the captain of the V-League's Dong Nai FC on July 22, for gambling and fixing their team's matches.
National swimming champions smash records in Ha Noi
Five new national records were set on day two of the National Junior Swimming and Finswimming Championship in Ha Noi yesterday.
Vietnamese chess masters to compete in int'l championship
Viet Nam will defend their title at the Asian Junior U20 Chess Championships in Yemen in August.
Nam jumps 281 spots in world tennis rankings
Rising tennis star Ly Hoang Nam has moved up 281 spots to number 1,569 in the men's senior world rankings, the Association of Tennis Professionals announced on Monday.
BBGV's football tournament raises VND70 million for charity
The 1st Inter-Company Football Tournament, organised by the British Business Group Viet Nam (BBGV) on Saturday, raised VND70 million (US$3,300), which will be distributed to Vietnamese charities.
Saigon Heat off too good start at regional pro basketball
The Saigon Heat opened their ASEAN Basketball league 2014 season with a bang, as they convincingly beat the Indonesia Warriors in their opening match in HCM City on Saturday.
Thanh Hoa coach Chung resigns
Thanh Hoa coach Mai Duc Chung has resigned after his team's loss to Dong Tam Long An 2-0 in the 21st round of the V-League over the weekend.
Football players face prosecution
Six players of the V-League's Dong Nai FC will soon be prosecuted for match-fixing, major-general Ho Sy Tien, head of the Police Department for Investigation of Social Order-related Crimes, confirmed yesterday.
City take national swimming lead
HCM City established an early lead on the first day of the National Junior Swimming and Finswimming Championships at the Aquatic Sports Palace in the National Sports Complex in Ha Noi yesterday.
Nation drops in football rankings
Viet Nam dropped six spots to 129th in the July rankings released by the International Federation of Association Football.
Football Dream seeks VN talent
The Football Dream is continuing testing in different cities and provinces to recruit talented footballers from Viet Nam.
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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China continues East Sea aggression China continues East Sea aggression

China continued to maintain its illegal presence and aggression in Vietnamese waters yesterday as more condemnation of its actions came from US and Philippine officials.

Single father's formula for mother's milk 6    Single father's formula for mother's milk

The baby began to cry just as the taxi started moving.Trinh Tuan was at a loss. He had no previous experience of taking care of any baby, and here he was, alone with his 14-day-old baby daughter for the first time, going home from the Tu Du Hospital in HCM City.

BIDV funds $53 million road in Laos 1    BIDV funds $53 million road in Laos

The Bank for Investment and Development of Viet Nam (BIDV) will lend US$53.16 million to Laos to help the country build a road in its northern province of Houaphanh.

Delta faces major water crisis Delta faces major water crisis

More efforts must be made to efficiently manage and use scarce water resources of the Mekong River as climate change and rapid development to produce electricity have threatened its sustainability.

Three guys, one camera, an Irish goal Three guys, one camera, an Irish goal

It has been difficult getting back to normal life for Iain McNamara and his peers after their one-year trip through 22 countries.