(VOV) - Vietnam has asked China to sign an agreement under which the naval forces of the two countries are not allowed to use force or threat to use force in settling disputes in the East Sea.
The Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) on June 5 held a ceremony to launch a campaign to call for continued support for fishermen in Truong Sa (Spratly) and Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelagoes.
(VOV) - Nearly 200 documents and maps affirming Vietnam’s sovereignty over the Hoang Sa and Truong Sa archipelagos are currently on display in the central province of Ha Tinh.
(VOV) - Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung highlighted the importance of complying with international law in the East Sea and affirmed that ensuring maritime security is in the best interest of all countries in the region.
The embassies of India, Malaysia and Ireland together with 11 consulates general in Ho Chi Minh City and Da Nang have registered to attend the Nha Trang-Khanh Hoa Sea Festival 2013, scheduled for June 8-11 in central Khanh Hoa province.
A series of activities will be organized in central provinces from June 1-8 to mark the World Oceans Day and the Vietnam Sea and Island Week 2013.
(VOV) - Korean researchers provided valuable insight into the current East Sea-related disputes at a workshop held in Busan city on May 27.
(VOV) - The Association of Vietnamese Scientists and Experts (AVSE) aims to elevate its position within the Vietnamese community in France and Europe and affirm its status within the French scientist circles.
A photo exhibition on Vietnam’s sea and islands opened to the public in the northern mountainous province of Yen Baion May 15.
(VOV) - A Vietnamese Foreign Ministry spokesperson on May 15 criticised China’s 2013 fishing ban in the East Sea, including some of the waters of Vietnam.
As many as 9,000 students from universities and colleges across the country are participating in a host of activities under the “Students with nation’s sea and islands 2013” programme to express their patriotism and resolve to protect the country’s sea and islands.
(VOV) - The number of tourist arrivals increased sharply during the past five-day holiday in celebration of National Reunification Day and May Day.
(VOV) - Foreign Ministry spokesperson Luong Thanh Nghi on April 30 condemned China’s recent wrongful acts on the Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago, saying they seriously violated Vietnam’s sovereignty.
Legal and historical evidence proving Vietnam’s sovereignty over the Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagos were introduced at an international seminar in the central province of Quang Ngai on April 27-28.
Traditional ceremony commemorating sailors of Hoang Sa (Paracel) Flotilla, took place in An Vinh communal temple, Ly Son island district, central Quang Ngai province on April 28.