Binh Duong not ‘afraid': coach
Viet Nam's defending champions Becamex Binh Duong will kick off the Asian Football Confederation Champions League with a match against Chinese rival Shandong Luneng Taishan FC in Group E today.
13 teams to participate in women's cycling tournament
The fifth International Women's Cycling Tournament, Biwase Cup 2015, will kick off in the southern province of Binh Duong on Saturday.
Tuan wins mountaineering competition
Dong Nai's Le Van Tuan won the "King of Mountain" title at the Ta Cu Mountain-Climbing Open in the southern province of Binh Thuan yesterday.
Nam seeded ninth for ITF Chang tennis championship
Viet Nam's No 1 tennis player Ly Hoang Nam is seeded ninth for the Chang Thailand ITF Junior Grade 1, to be held in Bangkok from March 2 to 7.
Quan called up to lead team for Davis Cup tie
The Viet Nam Tennis Federation has called players to prepare for the coming international events.
Vietnamese cyclists to take on 1000km trip to Thailand
Land Sai Gon's 12-member cycling team will begin its seven-day and 1,000km-long journey from HCM City to Bangkok, Thailand on March 6.
U23 team train for AFC event
Viet Nam's U23 team gathered at the Ha Noi-based Viet Nam Football Training Centre yesterday to practice for the 2016 AFC U23 Championship qualifier.
Da Nang golf tourney to tee off
More than 140 amateurs from Thailand, Hong Kong and Viet Nam will compete in the Da Nang Golf Club Championship, the club announced yesterday.
Trang climbs to 46th spot in world rankings
Only a few days into the Lunar New Year, Vietnamese badminton player Vu Thi Trang received some good news.
Athletes train after Tet
The nation's rowing athletes were the first to begin training after the short Tet holiday break.
HCM City's cycling team get new sponsor
HCM City's cycling team have found a new sponsor, VUS-Viet Nam USA Society English Centres, to fund their activities.
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 (Feb 8, 2015)

The Aeroburner is a return to the original concept that made TaylorMade the leader in metal woods way back in the 80's. Anyone who played golf back then will remember the "Burner Plus" and the many models which followed, including the Burner Bubble (which I hated).

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Wild peach branches disappear as demand rises Wild peach branches disappear as demand rises

It's hard to find ancient wild peach branches on sale in the northern mountainous province of Son La, due to their overexploitation by the local people.

Flower Road to be opened today Flower Road to be opened today

The Flower Road in HCM City's Ham Nghi Street will be opened to the public at 7pm today. Viet Nam News photographer Van Dat presents different images of the Flower Road, as seen through his lens.

Vietnamese consumer confidence "largely intact": Economist Vietnamese consumer confidence "largely intact": Economist

Vietnamese consumers started 2015 with their confidence broadly unchanged after a tumultuous 2014, ANZ Bank Economist Glenn Maguire said in a recent report.

Viet Nam ranks 10th worldwide in remittances Viet Nam ranks 10th worldwide in remittances

Viet Nam was among the top 10 countries in the world with the largest amount of remittances from abroad last year, with around US$12 billion, according to the Western Union company, which handles money transfers worldwide.

Viet Nam sit at 137th in world football rankings Viet Nam sit at 137th in world football rankings

Viet Nam jumped up four steps in international football rankings, according to FIFA's latest list.