Chess Championships begin in Can Tho
The National Top Players Xiangqi (Chinese Chess) and Chess Championships begins on October 10 in the southern province of Can Tho.
Hue signs for Thai Danish Nongrua
Veteran volleyballe player Pham Thi Kim Hue has agreed to play for Thai Danish Nongrua, a female professional volleyball team in Khonkaen, Thailand.
Cuong gets wild card to play in World Cup
Xuan Cuong has received a wild card to compete in the final round of the Carom Billiard three-Cushion World Cup in Istanbul on October 18.
Vien grabs seven gold medals at Asian Championships
Top Vietnamese female swimmer Nguyen Thi Anh Vien won seven gold medals at the eighth Asian Age Group Championships that concluded in Bangkok, Thailand, on October 4.
Knight wins Ha Noi Moi run around heart of the city
Graham Knight of the UK Embassy won the men's event for foreigners at the 42nd annual Ha Noi Moi Run at Sword Lake in Ha Noi yesterday.
Viet Nam win five golds at Asian bodybuilding and fitness event
Viet Nam have won five golds, one silver and two bronzes at the ongoing 2015 Asian Bodybuilding and Fitness Championships in Tashkent, Uzbekistan.
Binh Duong to host national 125cc bike race
Over 150 motorcyclists will compete at the national motor racing championships for 110-125cc engines in the southern province of Binh Duong on October 17.
Viet Nam on top after AFC victory
Viet Nam's U19s saw their third victory in a row after defeating Timor Leste 2-1 in the East Zone's group G match of the 2016 AFC U19 Championship qualifying stage in Yangon, Myanmar yesterday.
VN boat makes port in Brazil
Da Nang-Viet Nam was the tenth team to arrive into port at Marina Da Gloria, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Thursday, during Race 1 of the Clipper 2015-16 Round the World Yacht Race from London to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
VN cruise past Brunei in qualifier
U-19 Viet Nam easily defeated Brunei 5-0 in the second match of East Zone's group G of the 2016 AFC U-19 Championship qualifying stage in Myanmar yesterday.
Trang, Sen move into third round
Vietnamese female badminton players Vu Thi Trang and Nguyen Thi Sen won their second round ties at the Kawasaki Viet Nam International Series 2015 in Da Nang city yesterday.
Chess masters struggle in Asian championships
Chess masters struggle in Asian championships

International Grandmaster Le Quang Liem suffered a second unexpected draw in the Asian Continental Chess Championship's open group in the United Arab Emirates on August 4.

Nam ranked 14th in world junior tennis rankings
Nam ranked 14th in world junior tennis rankings

Việt Nam's top tennis player Lý Hong Nam has leapt 18 notches to be ranked 14th in the International Tennis Federation (ITF) 's latest junior rankings.

Teed Off (Sep 27, 2015)

It's not often that a club, or individual can change the image of a country's image overnight, but The Bluffs at the Ho Tram Strip has done exactly that with the announcement of the US$1.5 million "Ho Tram Open" to be held on December 3-6.


Mountains of coal sludge still threat to lives in Quang Ninh Mountains of coal sludge still threat to lives in Quang Ninh

Wiping sweat from his forehead, 36-year-old Trinh Duc Sang took big strides along a road covered with muddy coal sludge and dirt to the place that was his home until just three weeks ago. He climbed a rickety ladder that buckled under his weight to reach his neigh-bour's house overlooking a creek. From there, he crossed into his old home.

Doctors treat patients for free at clinic in Ha Noi Doctors treat patients for free at clinic in Ha Noi

For more than 20 years, Dang Thi Nhan, 67, has been waking up about 30 minutes earlier each day to bake cakes or prepare tea for two retired doctors in a clinic near her house in Ha Noi's Giap Bat Ward.

Wounds begin to heal between US, Viet Nam 1    Wounds begin to heal between US, Viet Nam

Pham Ba Lu swore thousands of times that he "would not live under the same sky as the United States".

Water resources, eroding land need saving Water resources, eroding land need saving

Water management has become a major topic of discussion in recent years among Viet Nam's lawmakers, experts and society. The country has been struggling to deal with water-related issues such as a rising sea level, land subsidence and saline intrusion in the Mekong Delta. Lawmakers and experts shared their views on water management with Viet Nam News reporters Thu Van and Hoang Anh.