31st SEA Games: Singapore's fencers claim 2 more gold medals

31st SEA Games: Singapore’s fencers claim 2 more gold medals

Singapore’s fencers have clinched gold in both team fencing events, bringing their tally to five golds, three silvers and five bronzes at the 31st SEA Games. It is Singapore’s best-ever medal haul at any SEA Games. Subscribe to our channel…

31st SEA Games: Singapore's Maximillian Ang wins gold in men's 200m breaststroke

31st SEA Games: Singapore’s Maximillian Ang wins gold in men’s 200m breaststroke

Maximillian Ang grabbed Singapore’s first-ever gold medal in the men’s 200m breaststroke at the 31st SEA Games, the only title from the pool that Singapore has never won. Subscribe to our channel here: https://cna.asia/youtubesub Subscribe to our news service on…

Vietnam seeks to be major player in sports memorabilia market

Vietnam seeks to be major player in sports memorabilia market

SEA Games host Vietnam wants to be a powerhouse not just in sports, but also in the making of sports memorabilia. The 31st edition of the event is the first time Vietnam has come up with a range of such…

SEA Games: Singapore wins bronze in men's gymnastics artistic team final

SEA Games: Singapore wins bronze in men’s gymnastics artistic team final

Team Singapore have taken third spot in the gymnastics men’s all-around team event. Host nation Vietnam dominated with a massive total score of 331.250. It was neck-and-neck for silver between Singapore and the Philippines. But the Philippines managed to edge…

SEA Games: Vietnam powers to gold in men's gymnastics artistic team final

SEA Games: Vietnam powers to gold in men’s gymnastics artistic team final

At the Quan Ngua Stadium in Hanoi, it was a packed day for gymnasts in the men’s individual and team artistic all-around event. Home fans witnessed a strong showing from their gymnasts. The host nation dominated in the team event…

31st SEA Games: Vietnam tops medal tally

31st SEA Games: Vietnam tops medal tally

Athletes at the SEA Games 2021 in Vietnam are eager to compete again, after the COVID-19 pandemic disrupted sporting competitions. Host Vietnam is taking the top position so far, with 20 medals, including seven golds. Subscribe to our channel here:…

'Unusual' sports Team Singapore athletes are participating in at 31st SEA Games

‘Unusual’ sports Team Singapore athletes are participating in at 31st SEA Games

Finswimming, jiu-jitsu and kickboxing — these are just some “unusual” sports that Team Singapore athletes are taking part in at the 31st SEA Games in Hanoi. Singapore Sport Institute chief Su Chun Wei also discussed which sports he expects the…

31st SEA Games: Opening ceremony to be held in Hanoi on May 12 after six-month delay

31st SEA Games: Opening ceremony to be held in Hanoi on May 12 after six-month delay

After a six-month delay, the opening ceremony of the 31st Southeast Asian Games will be held later this week in Hanoi. Host country Vietnam postponed the regional sporting event last year due to the COVID-19. Now, the country is aiming…

Team Singapore's youngest and oldest athletes at this year's SEA Games

Team Singapore’s youngest and oldest athletes at this year’s SEA Games

At the 31st SEA Games, Team Singapore will be sending 427 athletes and taking part in 33 sports. More than half of the athletes will be making their Games debut. For diver Max Lee and fencer Elle Koh, both 14,…

Japan PM Kishida kicks off five-nation tour with meeting with Indonesian President Jokowi

Japan PM Kishida kicks off five-nation tour with meeting with Indonesian President Jokowi

Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida has said a rules-based international order is especially important, amid Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and China’s growing assertiveness. He was speaking in Indonesia, where he met President Joko Widodo. Mr Kishida is on his five-nation…

Singapore and Vietnam reaffirm longstanding bilateral relationship

Singapore and Vietnam reaffirm longstanding bilateral relationship

President Halimah Yacob has described Vietnam President Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s state visit to Singapore as a milestone in longstanding bilateral relations. He was given a welcome ceremony at the Istana on Feb 25. Both leaders discussed ways to broaden cooperation…