VN poised to surpass record at Asian Games
Viet Nam stands a good opportunity to improve its record haul of 33 medals four years ago as the team prepares to take part in the continent's biggest sporting event, the Asian Games, which officially opened yesterday with a dazzling opening ceremony in Incheon, South Korea.
Viet Nam beat Myanmar in AFF futsal event
Viet Nam easily defeated Myanmar 6-1 in the first match of Group B of the AFF Futsal Championships held in Malaysia yesterday.
VN Olympic football team move to next round at ASIAD
Viet Nam's Olympic team officially won a ticket to compete in the next round at the ongoing 17th Asian Games (ASIAD) in Incheon, South Korea after Iran drew with Kyrgyzstan 1-1 on Thursday.
Viet Nam drop to 142 in FIFA rankings
Viet Nam's national football team dropped to 142nd in the latest FIFA world rankings in September, moving down three places compared to last month.
FIFA to support youth football in Viet Nam
FIFA has announced a US$800,000 grant to the Viet Nam Football Federation (VFF) to develop their youth football.
Cyclists prepare to take off at Ha Noi Open
More than 500 cyclists from 40 clubs will take part in the Ha Noi Cycling Open on Sunday.
Tuan to carry VN gold medal hopes
Thach Kim Tuan is Viet Nam's top hope for the men's 56kg category at the upcoming 17th Asian Games (ASIAD) in South Korea, following an impressive performance at the recent Junior World Weightlifting Championships in Russia.
VN to compete in soft tennis event
Viet Nam will participate in a soft tennis event for the first time in the Asian Games (Asiad) which officially opens tomorrow in Incheon, South Korea.
U16 team train for Asian event
The national U16 women's team have gathered in the Ha Noi-based Viet Nam Football Training Centre to prepare for the 2015 Asian Football Confederation (AFC) U16 Women's Championship's qualifying round.
Defender Toan says goodbye to ASIAD after ankle injury
Defender Vo Huy Toan won't see any more play time in the ongoing Asian Games (ASIAD) in Incheon, South Korea.
Beach football team to participate in AFF championship
The National Sports Administration has included 15 players in the national beach football team in preparation for the upcoming international events.
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 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.