“Navigating Towards the Free and Open Seas of Asia: The Role of Maritime Law in Maintaining Good Order at Sea” was the theme of a workshop in Hanoi on September 12.
The fifth annual International Maritime Congress recently held in Poland raised concern over the complicated developments in the East Sea issue, saying that they are directly linked with China’s maritime strategy.
Foreign Ministers of the ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF) adopted a number of ministerial statements, including ones on enhancing cooperation among maritime law enforcement agencies proposed by Vietnam, at the 23rd meeting in Vientiane, Laos on July 26.
Malta and Vietnam can boost cooperation in sea port management, financial and tourism services, and human resource training in maritime law, diplomacy, and foreign languages, according to Angelo Farrugia, Speaker of the House of Representatives of Malta.
(VOV) - National Assembly deputies are scheduled to debate the Law on Sea and Island Natural Resources and Environment in the next few days. Once approved, this new law will create a legal framework for state management of Vietnam’s sea and islands.
A workshop on peaceful solutions of territorial disputes in the East Sea was organised by the Youngsan University in the Republic of Korea’s city Busan on November 14.
(VOV) - The third conference of Maritime Law Enforcement Forces of nations in the Gulf of Thailand opened in Danang city on January 14.
(VOV) - Defence Minister General Phung Quang Thanhis expected to have a bilateral meeting with US Secretary of Defence Chuck Hagel on the sidelines of an ongoing ASEAN meeting in Brunei.