Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc poses for a photo with Vietnam's sport delegation to ASIAD 2018 (Photo: VNA)

PM meets Vietnam’s sports delegation to ASIAD 2018

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc held a meeting in Hanoi on September 3 with 150 officials, experts, coaches and athletes attending the Asian Games (ASIAD) 2018, which ended in Indonesia a day earlier.

ASIAD 2018: Vietnam ranks 17th in medal tally  ​

ASIAD 2018: Vietnam ranks 17th in medal tally ​

The 2018 Asian Games (ASIAD 2018) has officially closed on September 2 and Vietnam sports delegation was ranked the 17th in the medal tally with 4 gold, 16 silver and 18 bronze medals.
Vietnam’s exemplary free kick in the 70th minute saw Tran Minh Vuong, 16, make history by scoring a goal during his very first Asian Games match. (Source: VNA)

Vietnam lose 1-3 to RoK in ASIAD semifinals

Vietnam’s Olympic football squad lost to the Republic of Korea (RoK) 1-3 during the semifinal match of the ongoing Asian Games (ASIAD) 2018 in Indonesia on August 29. 
The Vietnamese squad faced Syria in the quarterfinal of ASIAD 2018 on August 27 (Photo: VNA)

PM congratulates footballers for entering ASIAD semifinals

Right after the Vietnamese Olympic football squad won a ticket to the semifinals of the ongoing Asian Games (ASIAD) 2018 on August 27, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc sent his warm congratulations to them.
The goal, described as “more valuable than gold” by many fans and commentators, was scored by Nguyen Cong Phuong, wearing jersey number 9, at the 88th minute. (Source: VNA)

Vietnam beat Bahrain 1-0, entering ASIAD quarter-finals

The Vietnam Olympic team made history with its first entrance into the ASIAD quarter-finals after winning 1- 0 against Bahrain during the last stages of the 16-team knockout round for the men’s football of the Asian Games (ASIAD) 2018 in Indonesia on August 23.
Vietnamese women's volleyball team

Impressive moments at ASIAD 2018

Although the Vietnam national sports delegation has not earned any gold medals, yet so far at the Asian Games (ASIAD 2018) but Vietnamese athletes continue trying all efforts to make outstanding achievements for the country.
Nguyen The Ky, VOV General Director (Source:

Vietnam officially wins rights to broadcast ASIAD 2018

The Vietnam Television Corporation (VTC), a subordinate unit of the Radio Voice of Vietnam (VOV), on August 21 announced that it has earned the right to broadcast all sporting events within the Asian Games (ASIAD) 2018.