Author: Kevin Le

Midfielder Nguyễn Hữu Thắng seen during last Việt Nam’s U22 camp. He is one of 34 players called to practise for coming tournaments this year. Photo courtesy of VFF Football HÀ NỘI — Coach Park Hang-seo has selected 34 young players for a training camp to prepare for the Asian U23 Football Championship qualifiers and 31st Southeast Asian (SEA) Games later this year. The four goalkeepers, eight defenders, 15 midfielders and seven strikers will train in Hà Nội from May 11 to June 6. The South Korean coach chose outstanding athletes such as midfielder Nguyễn Hữu Thắng (Viettel), forwards Nguyễn Trần Việt…

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Sông Lam Nghệ An star Phan Văn Đức (right) vies for the ball against Thanh Hóa midfielder Trịnh Văn Lợi during their V.League 1 match on Sunday. SLNA lost 1-0 and face the risk of relegation. Photo courtesy of VPF Football HÀ NỘI   Of the 14 teams in the V.League 1, Sông Lam Nghệ An (SLNA) are the only never to have played below the top tier. That unblemished record is in danger though, as they sit bottom of the table with only 10 points from 12 matches. After their 1-0 loss to Thanh Hóa on Sunday, acting skipper Phan Văn Đức emotionally posted on…

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  Long Biên Bridge, an iconic structure in the Vietnamese capital needs to have more funding for annual maintenance. — VNA/VNS Photo HÀ NỘI — The Ministry of Transport will prioritise funding for the maintenance and repair of Long Biên Bridge, an iconic structure in the Vietnamese capital. Lê Hoàng Minh, Director of the Transport Infrastructure Department at the Ministry of Transport, said that through inspection, the department noted that the bridge’s maintenance management unit, Hà Hải Railway Joint Stock Company, still ensured safety amid funding difficulties. “However, the department also has asked the management units to immediately reinforce the…

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  Deputy Foreign Minister Đặng Hoàng Giang Việt Nam assumed the Presidency of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) in April. Recently, Deputy Foreign Minister Đặng Hoàng Giang gave the press details on what was achieved during Việt Nam’s Presidency of the UNSC What did Việt Nam achieve in its month of UNSC Presidency? The month of Việt Nam’s Presidency of the UNSC was a success, as reflected across three aspects. The first was the co-ordination as the chair of the council. During April, we had a sizable workload, with nearly 30 ambassador-level meetings and dozens of working-level ones, to discuss a…

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A list of 35 players is made up by South Korean coach Park Hang-seo to prepare for the 2022 World Cup qualifiers in June. — Photo toquoc.vn HÀ NỘI — Coach Park Hang-seo has called up 35 players to a training camp to prepare for the three coming 2022 World Cup qualifying matches. Việt Nam will play Indonesia on June 7, Malaysia on June 11 and the hosts the UAE four days later in Dubai. They currently lead Group G with 11 points. Malaysia are second with nine and Thailand third on eight. The South Korean coach on Tuesday selected four goalkeepers, 15…

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  The defendants at court on Wednesday. — VNA/VNS Photo  HÀ NỘI — The People’s Court of Hà Nội on Wednesday opened the first-instance trial in a case related to smuggling and violations of accounting regulations which occurred at Nhật Cường Technic Co. Ltd. This is one of five major cases the Central Steering Committee for Corruption Prevention and Control has required to be tried as early as possible. At the opening session, the jury announced a decision to cancel the trial against Mai Tiến Dũng, 38, head of Nhật Cường Company’s used mobile business line, who died due to illness. Among 14 defendants put…

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  President Nguyễn Xuân Phúc chairs the meeting on Tuesday. — VNA/VNS Photo  HÀ NỘI — President Nguyễn Xuân Phúc has said the implementation of amnesty measures should follow a strict and transparent process. He made the comments while working with leaders of agencies on the enforcement of the 2018 Law on Amnesty, on Tuesday. Amnesty is a major policy of the Party and State, demonstrating the humanity of the regime and holding great political, economic, social, and diplomatic significance, Phúc said, adding that it affirms the special policy of clemency held by the Party and State for inmates with good…

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People intended to illegally enter Việt Nam via border line in Đồng Tháp southern province were discovered by the provincial border guards. — VNA/VNS Photo Hoàng Cường HÀ NỘI — Provinces and cities across Việt Nam, especially border areas, are stepping up their COVID-19 prevention and control efforts. Đồng Tháp provincial border guards are making efforts to prevent people from entering the province illegally from Cambodia to stop the virus from entering the community. At about 4.30am on Monday, during patrol duty on the Sở Thượng River in Thường Thới Hậu A commune, Hồng Ngự District, the border…

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Coach Kiatisuk Senamuang of Hoàng Anh Gia Lai said top position in the first period is success for his team while to take the trophy is big task of all coaches and players. Photo zingnews.vn Football HÀ NỘI — Hoàng Anh Gia Lai (HAGL) are title favourites thanks to an 11-match unbeaten run in the V.League 1 and coach Kiatisuk Senamuang is aiming to keep his players focused in a bid to secure glory. A 2-2 draw with Becamex Bình Dương on Sunday left HAGL on top of the table with one game to go before the league splits…

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Here’s a list of some important medicines that you always need to keep at home. Emergency situations can arise anytime at home. Taking the right decisions can go a long way in saving lives. One of the key things you will need to effectively deal with emergency situations are medicines. As it may take some time to reach the hospital, medicines given at the right time can increase the chances of survival. Here’s a list of some important medicines that you always need to keep at home. 7 Medicines You Should Always Keep At Home Pain – In an emergency situation,…

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