Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung recently approved a water supply project for Ly Son Island in the central province of Quang Ngai that uses official development assistance (ODA) from the Republic of Korea (RoK), according to Nhan Dan (People) newspaper.
The parties involved in disputes in the East Sea need to exercise restraint and settle disputes by peaceful means, through dialogues and in line with international law, said UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon.
US President Barack Obama said on November 21 that countries should stop building artificial islands and militarising their claims in the East Sea.
An exhibition titled “Vietnam’s Hoang Sa, Truong Sa – Historical and Legal Evidence” displaying maps and documentation on the Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagoes opened at the B52 Victory Museum in Hanoi on November 20.
(VOV) - About 5,000 non-professional runners who are local people, and domestic and international tourists will take part in Danang Barefoot Run 2015-2016 scheduled for December 6 on Bien Dong Park beach in Danang city.
(VOV) - Rector Bui Gia Hieu of the Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) islands believes that schools hold the world’s future leaders and it is his responsibility to provide them with a safe learning environment instilled with a sense of patriotism.
Vietnamese scholars Tran Duc Anh Son and Dr Ta Van Tai presented two topics in a two-day seminar on maritime trade in the Bien Dong (East Sea) at Columbia University and Tufts University on November 12.
An exhibition on Vietnam’s sovereignty over Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagos opened at the Gia Trung detention centre in the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai on November 11.
Many international researchers said China’s claims of sovereignty in the East Sea is groundless and has no legal and historical foundation.
(VOV) -Vietnam will keep a close watch on the process of the East Sea-related case filed by the Philippines and reserves the right to use all proper and necessary peaceful measures to protect its rights and legal interests in the East Sea, said Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Hai Binh on October 31.
Exhibitions featuring maps and historical documents proving Vietnam’s sovereignty over Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagos were reviewed at a ceremony on October 30 in Hanoi.
Leaders from a number of countries in Asia-Pacific have raised their voices to affirm their countries’ respect for the right of aviation and navigation freedom in the East Sea.
(VOV) -As a sovereign state over the Hoang Sa (Spratly) and Truong Sa (Paracel) archipelagos in the East Sea and a member of the 1982 United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS), Vietnam has always respected the freedom of navigation and aviation in the East Sea on the basis of the Convention’s relevant provisions and regulations of...
Vietnam once again requests China to respect its sovereignty and international law, abide by the Declaration on the Conduct of Parties in the East Sea (DOC) and immediately stop wrongful actions, Foreign Ministry’s spokesman Le Hai Binh has said.
Exhibits affirming Vietnam’s sovereignty over the Hoang Sa (Spratly) and Truong Sa (Paracel) archipelagos are being showcased in Nui Thanh district in the central coastal province of Quang Nam from October 27.