U19 offers fresh start for football
A new pool of promising players and generation of fans have fuelled the hope that football competition in the country will experience a resurgence after a long period of stagnation plagued with problems from coaching controversies to match-fixing.
VN target two golds at ASIAD
Viet Nam leaves today in hopes of capturing at least two gold medals in the 17th Asian Games (ASIAD) in Incheon, South Korea.
Gymnasts aim to raise the bar at ASIAD
Only one week is left for the gymnasts to complete their final preparations before they take part in the 17th Asian Games (ASIAD) in South Korea.
V-League's new team Can Tho have signed a contract with well-known coach Nguyen Van Sy in their first season at the national premier league in 2015.
Viet Nam's wushu teams will take part in the 17th Asian Games (ASIAD) in Incheon, South Korea, with 13 martial artists competing in the taolu and sanshou events.
Shooter Vinh qualifies for Rio Olympics
World-level marksman Hoang Xuan Vinh of Viet Nam has won the right to compete in the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Viet Nam beat Myanmar 4-1 in AFF U-19 tourney
Viet Nam crushed Myanmar 4-1 in a gripping semi-final win at the ASEAN Football Federation's (AFF) Nuti-Food U-19 Cup yesterday.
City to host int'l Thai fight contest
The Thai Fight World Battle Vietnam will be organised at HCM City's Phu Tho Gymnasium on September 20.
HCM City to host International Muay Thai tournament
The Thai Fight World Battle Vietnam will be organised at HCM City's Phu Tho Gymnasium on September 20.
Vietnamese shooters set their sights on gold at Asian Games
The Vietnamese national shooting team are undergoing intensive training in South Korea with the aim of winning a gold medal at the 17th Asian Games (ASIAD).
Sy to coach Can Tho for three seasons
V-League's new team Can Tho will sign a contract with well-known coach Nguyen Van Sy in their first season at the national premier league in 2015.
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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Authorities step in to save old trees 1    Authorities step in to save old trees

The Ha Noi People's Committee has asked Ha Noi Urban Railway Management Unit to try to avoid chopping down many old trees to make way for a future metro line.

Young travellers rescue bus accident victims Young travellers rescue bus accident victims

A group of 16 young Vietnamese motorbikers were first on the scene at last Monday's tragic bus accident on its way from the resort town of Sa Pa, which killed 13 of the 50 passengers on a sleeper bus.

Capital's new urban areas still without safe tap water Capital's new urban areas still without safe tap water

People living in apartment buildings of the capital's new urban areas are expressing concern over poor-quality tap water.

Minister acts on highway peril Minister acts on highway peril

The Ministry of Transport has urged Lao Cai People's Committee to co-ordinate the completion of the highway linking Noi Bai airport with Lao Cai and the resort town of Sa Pa.

VN film triumphs at Venice festival VN film triumphs at Venice festival

A film by Vietnamese female director Nguyen Hoang Diep beat seven other foreign debut features to win the Best Film prize at the 2014 Venice International Film Festival's International Critics' Week.