Countries should act responsibly for peace in East Sea
4/21/2017 10:42:40 AM (GMT+7)
 Countries in and outside the East Sea should act responsibly and in conformity with international law, including the UNCLOS 1982 for peace and stability in the sea, Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang has said.

Vietnam verifying Philippine President’s order to occupy uninhabited features in East Sea
4/10/2017 3:32:37 PM (GMT+7)
 All acts of other countries in Hoang Sa and Truong Sa archipelagos without Vietnam’s permissions are illegal, null and void, said Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang.


 
Vietnam settles East Sea disputes by peaceful measures
4/10/2017 9:46:36 AM (GMT+7)
 Spokesperson of the Foreign Ministry Le Thi Thu Hang on April 9 stressed Vietnam’s consistent stance on settling disputes in the East Sea by peaceful measures in line with international law.

Philippine official: ASEAN, China make progress on COC
4/5/2017 3:20:07 PM (GMT+7)
 The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and China have made progress in their talks on a Code of Conduct in the East Sea, Philippine Acting Secretary of Foreign Affairs Enrique Manalo said on April 4.


 
Sovereignty marker – pride of residents in Pirate Islands
4/4/2017 5:14:14 PM (GMT+7)
 Tien Hai commune of Ha Tien township, the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang, is famous for not only the Hai Tac (Pirate) archipelago but also a sovereignty marker which is the pride of local residents.

International workshop on East Sea in France
4/3/2017 3:07:02 PM (GMT+7)
 ASEAN could connect countries to address tensions in the East Sea, heard a recent international workshop in France.


 
Vietnam protests Taiwan’s live-fire drill in Vietnam’s waters
3/30/2017 3:06:33 PM (GMT+7)
 Vietnam resolutely protests against Taiwan (China)’s live-fire drill in waters around Ba Binh in Vietnam’s Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago and demands that Taiwan not to repeat such activity.

East Sea security conference held in Poland
3/23/2017 3:15:12 PM (GMT+7)
 Security in the East Sea came under the spotlight at a recent conference held at the Civitas University in Warsaw, Poland, drawing the attendance of local researchers, students and the Vietnamese community.


 
Philippines plans protest against China’s Scarborough construction
3/23/2017 10:24:46 AM (GMT+7)
  The Philippines plans to make a strong protest against China’s preparatory work for an environment monitoring station on the disputed Scarborough Shoal in the East Sea, Justice Minister Vitaliano Aguirre said on March 21.

Vietnam rejects China’s new fishing regulations
3/1/2017 9:38:48 AM (GMT+7)
 Vietnam resolutely opposes and rejects China’s new regulations on a fishing break at sea, Foreign Ministry’s spokesman Le Hai Binh has said. 


 
Vietnam urges responsible behaviour in East Sea
2/24/2017 10:03:47 AM (GMT+7)
Vietnam has reiterated its sovereignty over the Truong Sa (Spratly) and Hoang Sa (Paracels) archipelagoes, and held that all construction and reclamation at the two archipelagoes without Vietnam’s permission are illegal. 

Wishful thinking on Code of Conduct for East Sea
2/14/2017 6:05:51 PM (GMT+7)
 Rhetoric has come full circle in the dispute over the South China Sea but can the Philippines, the current chair of Asean and a claimant state, deliver a peaceful solution for the area?


 

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