Boxers win two bronzes at Asian Games
Viet Nam won two more bronze medals in the women's boxing event at the ongoing Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea yesterday.
Khoi is crowned world youth U12 chess champion
Nguyen Anh Khoi yesterday became world U12 chess champion after beating Russian Andrey Esipenk in the final match of the World Youth Chess Championships 2014 in Durban, South Africa.
Viet Nam win silver medals in women's cycling, long jump
Viet Nam won two more silver medals from cyclist Nguyen Thi That and long jumper Bui Thi Thu Thao at the Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea yesterday.
Viet Nam were unable to cause an upset against Japan yesterday, losing 3-0 to the defending champions who proved too much for the Vietnamese youngsters to handle.
Khoi re-enters top 10 at Youth Chess Championships
Vietnamese player Nguyen Anh Khoi re-entered the world's top 10 by defeating Finnish Keinaken Toivo in the ninth match at the ongoing World Youth Chess Championships 2014.
U23 players join national team training in Japan
Coach Toshiya Miura has included eight U23 players who have just finished their Asian Games stint in the national team now training in Japan for the ASEAN Football Federation Cup.
Gymnasts to participate in Nanning world champs
Viet Nam will take part in the 45th Artistic Gymnastics World Championships in Nanning, China beginning October 3.
Viet Nam place third in ASEAN futsal contest
Viet Nam won the bronze medal at the ASEAN Football Federation Futsal Championships in Malaysia last Saturday.
VN face powerhouse Japan in football semis
Viet Nam will have to scale a huge mountain in its semi-final match in the women's football competition at the Asian Games (ASIAD) in Incheon, South Korea today.
Lan wins silver in 400m at ASIAD
Runner Quach Thi Lan yesterday won her first silver medal for Viet Nam at the 17th Asian Games (ASIAD) in Incheon, South Korea.
Viet Nam takes home three medals
Viet Nam took home three medals for swimming and shooting yesterday in Incheon, South Korea, but neither team's stars made it to gold as hoped.
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 1    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.