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Int’l cooperation put forth for marine economic developmenticon
BUSINESS27/10/20200

Int’l cooperation put forth for marine economic development

A party resolution on the “Strategy for the sustainable development of Vietnam’s marine economy clearly states that Vietnam is expected to become a strong nation in marine development.

 
All activities in Hoang Sa, Truong Sa without permission violate Vietnam’s sovereignty: Spokeswomanicon

All activities in Hoang Sa, Truong Sa without permission violate Vietnam’s sovereignty: Spokeswoman

MARITIME SOVEREIGNTY
01/09/2020

Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Le Thi Thu Hang reiterated Vietnam’s consistent view that all activities in Vietnam’s Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) without its permission violate the country’s sovereignty over the two archipelagos.

Activities in Truong Sa without Vietnam’s permission have no meriticon

Activities in Truong Sa without Vietnam’s permission have no merit

MARITIME SOVEREIGNTY
28/08/2020

Any activities in Vietnam’s Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago without the country’s permission are meaningless, spokeswoman of the Foreign Ministry Le Thi Thu Hang said on August 27.

Hoang Sa, Truong Sa - inseparable parts of Vietnam: Foreign Ministry spokespersonicon

Hoang Sa, Truong Sa - inseparable parts of Vietnam: Foreign Ministry spokesperson

MARITIME SOVEREIGNTY
20/08/2020

Vietnam has affirmed many times and reiterated that the Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagos are inseparable parts of its territory, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang has said.

Peaceful life on Truong Saicon

Peaceful life on Truong Sa

MARITIME SOVEREIGNTY
07/07/2020

Forty-five years after the reunification in 1975, generations of soldiers and people in Truong Sa island district, Khanh Hoa province, have steadfastly stayed on the islands and continue to work on the sea. 

Quang Tri exhibition features Vietnam’s sovereignty over Hoang Sa, Truong Saicon

Quang Tri exhibition features Vietnam’s sovereignty over Hoang Sa, Truong Sa

MARITIME SOVEREIGNTY
02/07/2020

A mobile exhibition giving visitors an insight into the historical and legal evidence proving Vietnam’s sovereignty over Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagos was opened in Huong Hoa district, Quang Tri on July 1.

Vietnam objects to China’s vegetable cultivation in Hoang Sa archipelagoicon

Vietnam objects to China’s vegetable cultivation in Hoang Sa archipelago

MARITIME SOVEREIGNTY
29/05/2020

Vice Spokesman of the Foreign Ministry Doan Khac Viet on May 28 repeated that all activities without Vietnam’s permission in the Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagos are valueless.

Vietnamese fishermen flock to sea despite China's banicon

Vietnamese fishermen flock to sea despite China's ban

MARITIME SOVEREIGNTY
14/05/2020

Despite China's unilateral fishing ban on waters around Vietnam's Truong Sa (Spratly) and Hoang Sa (Paracel Islands), fishermen in Quang Ngai are heading out to sea to protect their fishing grounds.

Quang Ngai fishermen protecting national sovereigntyicon

Quang Ngai fishermen protecting national sovereignty

MARITIME SOVEREIGNTY
13/05/2020

Despite unruly actions by China in the East Sea, many Quang Ngai fishing vessels still head out to the Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) Archipelagos to fish on traditional fishing grounds, asserting their sovereignty over the seas.

Fisheries Society opposes Chinese fishing bans in East Seaicon

Fisheries Society opposes Chinese fishing bans in East Sea

MARITIME SOVEREIGNTY
05/05/2020

The Vietnam Fisheries Society (VINAFIS) released a document on May 4 opposing China’s issuance of regulations banning fishing in the East Sea this year.

A mobile hospital at seaicon

A mobile hospital at sea

MARITIME SOVEREIGNTY
04/05/2020

Ship Khanh Hoa 01, coded HQ-561, is a mobile hospital at sea which helps fishermen in Truong Sa (Spratly) island district keep their peace of mind and work on protecting the national sovereignty over seas and islands.

EU Ambassador voices concern over unilateral actions in East Seaicon

EU Ambassador voices concern over unilateral actions in East Sea

MARITIME SOVEREIGNTY
28/04/2020

The EU is committed to the legal order for the seas and oceans based upon international law, maritime security and cooperation, and the freedom of navigation and overflight, in the interest of all states, EU Ambassador to ASEAN Igor Driesmans said.

Foreign experts call China’s actions in East Sea breaches of international lawicon

Foreign experts call China’s actions in East Sea breaches of international law

MARITIME SOVEREIGNTY
28/04/2020

Foreign experts have condemned China’s recent actions in the East Sea, saying its moves have escalated tensions in the region and infringed upon international law.

Truong Sa soldiers perform in COVID-19 music videoicon

Truong Sa soldiers perform in COVID-19 music video

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
25/04/2020

Some 200 people, including soldiers stationed on Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago, health workers and artists have performed together in a music video entitled Tu Hao Viet Nam (Proud of Vietnam).

Hundreds of artists, doctors, soldiers join in “Proud of Vietnam” music videoicon

Hundreds of artists, doctors, soldiers join in “Proud of Vietnam” music video

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
25/04/2020

Up 200 local artists, doctors, and soldiers have participated in the freshly released music video for "Tự hào Việt Nam", known as “Proud of Vietnam” in English,

US condemns China's recent actions in East Seaicon

US condemns China's recent actions in East Sea

MARITIME SOVEREIGNTY
25/04/2020

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on April 23 criticised recent actions of China in the East Sea, including its announcement of establishing “Xisha district” (Vietnam’s Hoang Sa archipelago) and “Nansha district” (Vietnam’s Truong Sa archipelago).

China’s notes at UN inconsistent with int’l law: Deputy spokespersonicon

China’s notes at UN inconsistent with int’l law: Deputy spokesperson

MARITIME SOVEREIGNTY
24/04/2020

China’s circulation of a number of diplomatic notes at the United Nations (UN) that raise unreasonable sovereignty claims over Vietnam’s Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagos as well as maritime claims in the East Sea

Russian researcher: China’s establishment of so-called “Sansha city” escalates regional tensionsicon

Russian researcher: China’s establishment of so-called “Sansha city” escalates regional tensions

MARITIME SOVEREIGNTY
21/04/2020

China’s announcement of establishing the so-called “Xisha district” (Vietnam’s Hoang Sa -Paracel - archipelago) and “Nansha district” (Vietnam’s Truong Sa - Spratly - archipelago) within the new “Sansha city” will escalate tensions in the region.