(VOV) - This year’s International Day for Biological Diversity (IDBD) with the theme “Water and Biodiversity” was celebrated in Hanoi on May 22, highlighting the roles biological diversity and eco-systems play in water security and sustainable development.
Grandmaster Le Quang Liem won on May 21 to place second at the Asian Chess Championships in the Philippines.
(VOV) -Vietnamese people are paying tribute to President Ho Chi Minh in many ways on the 123rd anniversary of his birth (May 19).
Nguyen Thi Anh Vien will compete at the World Swimming Championships in Barcelona, Spain, from July 19-August 4.
(VOV) - Nguyen Hoang Hiep has won two prizes in the 2013 Sony World Photography Awards (SWPA) with his photograph entitiled ‘Storm.
Vietnamese athlete Do Thi Thao pocketed her second silver at the Asian Grand Prix Series second leg in Chonburi, Thailand, on May 8.
Attacking midfielder Huynh Quoc Anh and goalkeeper Dang Thi Kieu Trinh won the Golden Ball Awards at a ceremony held in Ho Chi Minh City on May 7.
The US General Consulate in HCM City on April 22, on the occasion of Earth Day, awarded prizes and certificates to the winners of a contest to design a logo for the Save the Dugong campaign.
(VOV) - The 26th Senior Asian Wrestling Championships opened in New Delhi, India on April 18, attracting 200 athletes from 19 regional countries, including 9 from Vietnam.
A 10-member wrestling team on April 15 departed for New Delhi to attend the Asian Wrestling Championships 2013 held from April 15-22.
Vietnamese athletes have earned three tickets to compete at the second Summer Youth Olympic Games in China next year.
(VOV) - Hoang Xuan Vinh on April 6 bagged home a gold medal in the 10m Air Pistol Men at ISSF World Cup Rifle/Pistol in Changwon, the Republic of Korea.
(VOV) -Well-known National Geographic photographer Gabby Salazar shared her great passion for photography to help preserve wildlife with a large number of young Vietnamese people at a meeting in Hanoi on March 30.
Discussion about wildlife photography will be held in Hanoi and HCM City this weekend with the participation of American photographer Gabby Salazar.
Gymnast Nguyen Ha Thanh has won a gold medal in the men’s parallel bars event at the Challenge Cup in Germany.