Takashi to coach women's team
Norimatsu Takashi has officially become the head coach of the Viet Nam national women's football team after a signing ceremony was held yesterday in Ha Noi.
Halfback Bui Tien Dung of Viettel club will soon start play for V.League 1's Hoang Anh Gia Lai (HAGL) under a recent loan agreement.
Nguyen Van Sy has become the first coach to leave his post during the Toyota V.League 1.
Hosts Binh Duong Environment and Water Supply-Drainage won the fifth stage of the team's time trial event at the International Women's Cycling tournament yesterday.
Japanese firm Yanmar has signed a deal to sponsor Viet Nam's national and U23 football teams.
Becamex Binh Duong languishes at the bottom of Group E after being trounced 1-5 by hosts Kashiwa Reysol in a second round match of the Asian Football Federation (AFC) Champions League in Kashiwa, Japan, yesterday.
Nguyen Thi That secured her second win after finishing first in the 50km stage of the International Women's Cycling Binh Duong Open yesterday.
The Ha Noi Vertical Run to be held next month will officially be included as an "Exhibition Race" in the 2015 Vertical World Circuit (VWC) calendar.
Liem, Son are top seeds at HDBank Cup
The fifth HDBank Cup International Open Chess tournament will be organised from March 16 to 23 in HCM City.
Viet Nam will compete in six events of the first World Martial Arts Council Games to be held in Bangkok from March 12 to 22.
Nguyen Thi That won during the third stage of the International Women's Cycling Binh Duong Open 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.

Teed Off (Mar 1, 2015)

Last game of the year was at my ancestral home, Kings' Island Golf and I gotta admit I enjoyed seeing all my former employees, friends and family up there. The boat ride across the lake and the round brought back a lot of memories.

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Confiscated bikes set for charity sale 1    Confiscated bikes set for charity sale

The National Traffic Safety Committee plans to sell motorbikes and bicycles driving on expressways that have been banned for their use.

Cycling race escort dies in accident Cycling race escort dies in accident

A member of a motorbike escort group for the Binh Duong Open International Women's Bike Race died yesterday after being hit by a motorbike tour group.

Vietnamese cuisine book journeys out of 5-star resort's kitchen Vietnamese cuisine book journeys out of 5-star resort's kitchen

The five-star Furama Resort has released a 120-page cookbook titled A Journey Through Viet Nam's Cuisine, featuring recipes from the resort's culinary library.

HCM City youth call on banks, firms to stop funding fossil fuels HCM City youth call on banks, firms to stop funding fossil fuels

A series of activities on climate change and energy have been launched by 350.org Viet Nam aimed at raising people's awareness about the threat of a carbon bubble.

Da Nang to teach archipelago history Da Nang to teach archipelago history

The history of Da Nang and its relationship with the Hoang Sa Archipelago (Paracel Islands) will be introduced into the curricula at secondary and high schools in the central coastal city this year, officials have announced.