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Malaysian climber suffers backlash for not thanking Everest rescuer

A Malaysian climber was rescued from certain death on Mount Everest by a Nepali mountain guide but thanked his sponsors and insurance instead, fueling online anger.
June 7, 2023 | 11:38 pm PT

American golfer remembers 'terrible' Vietnamese snake liquor fondly

PGA Tour top 10 player David Lipsky said drinking snake liquor in Vietnam was one of the more special experiences his international golf journey has led him to.
June 6, 2023 | 03:57 pm PT

Singapore to end horse racing amid slumping spectatorship

Horse racing in Singapore will be discontinued next year as the government plans to redevelop the site of the decreasingly popular Singapore Turf Club into housing.
June 6, 2023 | 06:18 am PT

Beauty pageant organizers warn contestants of scam messages

A representative of the Miss Grand Vietnam and Miss World Vietnam beauty pageants has issued a warning after a number of contestants received fraudulent messages claiming they could manipulate contest results.
May 26, 2023 | 01:30 am PT

BigBang heartthrob Taeyang to perform in Vietnam

Singer Taeyang, member of K-pop boyband BigBang, is set to perform at a music festival in the ancient town of Hoi An in June.
May 24, 2023 | 11:11 pm PT

Miss Universe Philippines organizer clarifies top 10 results controversy

Shamcey Supsup, the national director of the Miss Universe Philippines pageant, has sought to shed light on what happened before the top 10 contestants announcement was controversially canceled.
May 23, 2023 | 10:40 pm PT

Indonesia beat Thailand in dramatic final to win SEA Games 32 football

The final of SEA Games 32 men’s football concluded on Tuesday night with a 5-2 victory of Indonesia over Thailand, with unexpected drama and twists.
May 16, 2023 | 08:34 am PT

Vietnam defeat Myanmar to win SEA Games football bronze medal

Vietnam won the SEA Games 32 men's football bronze medal after beating Myanmar 3-1 on Tuesday.
May 16, 2023 | 12:47 am PT

Vietnam women win fourth straight title at SEA Games

Vietnam women's football team won 2-0 against Myanmar on Monday and became the first team in SEA Games history to claim the gold medal in four consecutive tournaments.
May 15, 2023 | 03:28 am PT

Vietnam end SEA Games gold dream with Indonesia defeat in semifinals

Vietnam lost 2-3 to Indonesia in SEA Games 32 semifinals despite having more men in the second half. They will play the bronze medal match against either Thailand or Myanmar.
May 13, 2023 | 12:30 am PT

Vietnam's women beat Cambodia 4-0 in semifinals of SEA Games

Vietnam defeated Cambodia 4-0 in the semifinals of SEA Games 32 women's football and advanced to the final.
May 12, 2023 | 03:41 am PT

Cambodia says goodbye to Japanese coach with trumpets, drums and tears

Trumpets and drums were brought out to bid farewell to Japanese football coach Keisuke Honda after his last game with Cambodia in SEA Games 32.
May 11, 2023 | 07:44 pm PT

Thailand draw puts Vietnam in group's second place at SEA Games

Vietnam conceded an early goal but came back to earn an equalizer in their last group game against Thailand at SEA Games Thursday.
May 11, 2023 | 03:39 am PT

Filipino beauty queens set as pageant judges in Vietnam

Two Filipino beauty queens are set to join the judging panel of the 2023 Miss and Mister Fitness Supermodel World held in Vietnam.
May 10, 2023 | 01:06 am PT

Cambodia football leader reverses resignation on PM's appeal

Football Federation of Cambodia (FFC) president Sao Sokha has reversed his decision to resign after Cambodia Prime Minister Hun Sen asked him to stay on due to his continued success.
May 9, 2023 | 06:44 pm PT
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