• Vietnam win VTV Volleyball Cup

    Vietnam defeated Ucraine’s Technokom 3-0 (25-23, 27-25, 25-23) in a very thrilling final at the International Women’s Tournament-VTV Cup, winning the VTV Cup at the Buon Me Thuot Gymnasium on August 22.
  • Investing in young people is an investment in a sustainable future

    “It is often said that young people are our future. They are our present, too. It is today, and not tomorrow, that we must invest in young people and include them in solving the great challenges of our times,” Ms. Thoraya Ahmed Obaid, UNFPA Executive Director wrote in a message on the International Youth Day (August 12).
  • U16 women’s football team trains for regional champs

    Twenty-six women players will be called in on August 23 to prepare for the 2009 Southeast Asian U16 Women Football Championship.
  • Vietnamese beauty chosen as ambassador to 3rd Asian Indoor Games

    The organizers of the third Asian Indoor Games have selected Duong Truong Thien Ly, the favourite candidate at the 2008 Miss World contest, as an ambassador to the games.
  • Ngan snatches World Games gold

    Karakas Nguyen Hoang Ngan clinched gold in the women’s kata (performance) event at the World Games in Kaoshiung City, Taiwan yesterday, July 26.