Thao to compete in Asian Games
Bui Thi Thu Thao will represent Viet Nam at the 17th Asian Games (ASIAD) in Incheon, South Korea, this September.
Tieu Cong Dat of Hai Duong team snatched two records and two gold medals at the National Youth Shooting Championships in Ha Noi yesterday.
Thai Nguyen draw 1-1 with Ha Nam
A 1-1 draw yesterday narrowed Phong Phu Ha Nam's chances of winning the National Women's Football Championship title.
Hanoian keeps eye on the target to claim records
Two additional tournament records were set at the National Youth Shooting Championships in Ha Noi yesterday, according to officials.
Martial arts star to teach local coaches
Vietnamese-American mixed marital arts star Cung Le will hold an exhibition and give classes to coaches of the Saigon Sports Club and practitioners during a 10-day visit to the club next month in HCM City.
Female chess players to compete in World Olympiad
Viet Nam's female chess players will participate in the 41st World Chess Olympiad which will commence in Oslo, Norway, on Saturday.
Vietnamese judokas win bronze medals in Taipei championship
Vietnamese judo players won two bronze medals at the Asian Open Judo Championship in Chinese Taipei on Monday.
Young shooters blast national records
A new tournament record was set yeasterday at the National Youth Shooting Championships in Ha Noi.
Footballers prosecuted for alleged match-fixing
Police have decided to prosecute 10 people, including six football players of Dong Nai FC, for allegedly envolving in a recent match-fixing.
Ha Noi 1 top national tournament table again
Ha Noi 1 returned to top the table in the National Women's Football Championship after a brilliant 5-1 victory over HCM City yesterday in Nha Trang City, Khanh Hoa Province.
New record set at national youth shooting tournament
A new tournament record has been set at the National Youth Shooting Championships in Ha Noi.
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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PM meets acclaimed local mathematician PM meets acclaimed local mathematician

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung yesterday met Professor Ngo Bao Chau, the first Vietnamese to win the Fields Medal, the highest professional honour a mathematician can attain, and the Education Dialogue Group.

Scholars discuss East Sea dispute at int'l conference Scholars discuss East Sea dispute at int'l conference

The East Sea dispute will continue in the near future and urgent solutions should be found to manage the conflict and resolve it without force or the threat to use force and protect the rights of fishermen in traditional fishing grounds, an international conference that opened in HCM City yesterday agreed.

Police look into scam claims at pagoda Police look into scam claims at pagoda

Police are investigating rumors that a pagoda in Long Bien District is selling children for adoption.

A Vietnamese and a Chinese arrested for ivory smuggling A Vietnamese and a Chinese arrested for ivory smuggling

Customs officials have arrested a Chinese woman and a Vietnamese man at Suvarnabhumi Airport after they allegedly tried to smuggle out elephant tusks and ivory products worth about BAT9 million.

Places for a vacation: Son Doong Cave Places for a vacation: Son Doong Cave

Son Doong Cave in Viet Nam's Quang Binh Province has been suggested by the American news website huffingtonpost.com as one of the places to visit in 20 years.