Culture - Sports

SEA Games: Vietnam hauls in gold medals

Vietnam did better than expected after eight days of competition at the on-going 26 th SEA Games in Indonesia on Nov. 18, taking 71 gold medals and stretching their lead over third-place Thailand, on 67.
Culture - Sports

VN aims for SEA gold medal bounty

Vietnam is likely to bag between 70 and 90 gold medals to finish in the top two at the 26th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games in Indonesia in November, according to the national sports administration.
Capital’s outstanding citizens nominated Society

Capital’s outstanding citizens nominated

The Hanoi Municipal Emulation and Reward Council has selected 10 nominees to submit to the Hanoi People’s Committee for examining and recognising the title of the 2010 capital city’s outstanding citizen.
Culture - Sports

Vietnam to compete in 30 events at ASIAD 16

Vietnam plans to send a large squad of athletes to compete in 30 of the 42 events to be held at the 16 th Asian Games (ASIAD 16) in Guangzhou, China, from Nov. 12-27, 2010, said Hoang Vinh Giang, Deputy President of the Vietnamese Olympic Committee.