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.
Viet Nam down in FIFA world rankings
Viet Nam dropped 10 places in the world football rankings, FIFA said in their latest release on August 6.
Liem climbs in rankings after fourth-round win
Việt Nam's Grandmaster Le Quang Liem improved his ranking after his fourth-round win in the Asian Continental Chess Championship's open group on August 5 in the United Arab Emirates.
Young stars to shine in Nha Trang
The National Top-star Youth Tennis Championship kicks off on August 4 in Nha Trang City in the Khanh Hoa Province.
U18 PVF crush U18 Gamba Osaka
Viet Nam's U18 PVF beat U18 Gamba Osaka of Japan 4-0 in a friendly match in Japan on July 29, in preparation for the 2015 Asian Champions Trophy.
Saigon Heat lose to Singapore Slingers
Saigon Heat suffered their first defeat at the 2014 Air Asia ASEAN Basketball League at OCBC Arena, Singapore, yesterday.
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.
NGO evens the playing field for rural kids
With just balls and some simple objects, the FFAV's dedicated instructors created a wide range of games to help children learn skills as well as increase their knowledge. Children can join in football matches, or partake in drills combining thinking exercises with football skills.
Viet Nam outclassed as Gunners run riot
Tran Manh Dung scored for Viet Nam in their 7-1 loss to Arsenal at the My Dinh National Stadium in Ha Noi yesterday.
Training day
Arsenal players train at My Dinh National Stadium for their friendly match with Viet Nam's national team today.
Arsenal visitors impressed with VN
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger said he was impressed with the Vietnamese football fans and believed that the sport's popularity in Viet Nam would grow stronger in the future.

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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.

Vietnam Airlines launches new-generation Airbus plane Vietnam Airlines launches new-generation Airbus plane

The national flagship carrier Vietnam Airlines held a ceremony on July 2 to receive its first Airbus 350-900 aircraft and announce its upgrade service quality programme and new brand identifying system, marking a major step in bringing the airline into the international arena.

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".

Mental disorders affect 10% of Viet Nam's population: MoLISA Mental disorders affect 10% of Viet Nam's population: MoLISA

Nearly 9 million people in Viet Nam, or 10 per cent of the population, suffer from mental disorders, including 2.5 per cent with serious mental illnesses under social protection.