Moscow workshop seeks solutions to East Sea disputes
9/24/2018 12:22:42 AM (GMT+7)
 The International Association of Democratic Lawyers (IADL) and the Peace Foundation of Russia have jointly held an international workshop in Moscow to discuss the current situation in the East Sea and feasible solutions to disputes.

Vietnam demands Taiwan end live-fire drills on Ba Binh Island
8/24/2018 3:21:21 PM (GMT+7)
 Vietnam on August 23 demanded that Taiwan (China) immediately cease all live-fire drills on Ba Binh (Itu Aba) Island in Vietnam’s Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago and refrain from such actions in the future.

Australia urges finalisation of COC in line with UNCLOS
8/20/2018 12:14:44 AM (GMT+7)
 The Australian Government has called on the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and China to negotiate a Code of Conduct (COC) in the East Sea without prejudice to the rights and interests of third-party states in the strategic waters.

Deputy FM emphasises firm protection of national territorial sovereignty
8/16/2018 6:01:46 PM (GMT+7)
 The Party and State attach importance to the maintenance and development of stable friendship and cooperation with neighbouring countries, making this a top priority in Vietnam's foreign policy, said Deputy Foreign Minister Le Hoai Trung. 

Vietnam resolutely opposes China’s recent activities in Hoang Sa
8/11/2018 12:28:00 AM (GMT+7)
 The Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ spokeswoman Le Thi Thu Hang on August 10 voiced Vietnam’s resolute objection to China’s recent activities in Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago and reiterated Vietnam’s sovereignty over the islands.

Ha Giang exhibition on seas, islands, naval soldiers
8/3/2018 11:04:20 AM (GMT+7)
 An exhibition featuring Vietnam’s seas and islands and naval soldiers is taking place in the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang.

Communication project raises awareness on sea, island sovereignty
8/1/2018 10:14:25 AM (GMT+7)
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has recently approved a project to raise public awareness of safeguarding sovereignty and sustainable development of Vietnam’s seas and islands.

Photo exhibition features soldiers' life in Truong Sa archipelago
7/30/2018 2:41:57 PM (GMT+7)
A photo exhibition themed "Truong Sa trong ta" in Hanoi on August 3-7 in Hanoi will give viewers an insight into the life of people and soldiers in Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago.

East Sea tribunal ruling clings to relevance: experts
7/18/2018 5:01:30 PM (GMT+7)
The 2016 international arbitration court ruling on the East Sea  (internationall called the South China Sea) was hailed as a major breakthrough as China’s extensive maritime territorial claims were categorically deemed invalid. 

Arbitral ruling on East Sea will have long-term impacts in dispute resolution: expert
7/13/2018 4:26:58 PM (GMT+7)
Ha Anh Tuan, Director of the Centre for Policy Analysis under the Institute for Bien Dong Maritime Studies, writes to Viet Nam News on the legal implications of the arbitral tribunal’s ruling and its impacts two years on.

PM requests close watch on Facebook’s correction of faulty map
7/10/2018 8:09:59 AM (GMT+7)
PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked the Minister of Information and Communications to keep a close watch on Facebook’s correction of its map on Vietnam’s Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagoes.

Facebook fixed map wrongfully depicting Vietnam’s territory as Chinese
7/3/2018 4:40:38 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Facebook fixed a map wrongfully depicting Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) Archipelagoes as Chinese territory after the Vietnamese Government complained about the error on Sunday.