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Friendship Association opposes unilateral actions that cause East Sea tensions

Friendship Association opposes unilateral actions that cause East Sea tensions

VOV.VN - The Belgium-Vietnam Friendship Association has proclaimed their support for the Vietnamese people and has called on members of the international community ramp up pressure to stop unilateral actions which cause tension in the East Sea, whilst moving to quickly find solutions aimed at settling disputes in line with international law.

Vietnam striving to bolster litchi exports to China

Vietnam striving to bolster litchi exports to China

VOV.VN - The Asia-Africa Market Department under the Ministry of Industry and Trade has recently moved to update information relating to the Vietnam Trade Office in China ahead of the impending crop season and the northern neighbour’s litchi harvest to help Vietnamese businesses regulate the volume of litchi exports in order to avoid overlapping and any potential congestion in terms of exports.

Vietnam rejects China’s “Four Sha” claims in East Sea

Vietnam rejects China’s "Four Sha" claims in East Sea

In late 2019 and early 2020 China announced its “Four-Sha” sovereignty claims over the East Sea in two diplomatic notes sent to the UN Secretary-General, with the aim of replacing the so-called “nine-dash line” that had been previously rejected by the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA).

Rice exports to China continue to skyrocket

Rice exports to China continue to skyrocket

VOV.VN - Rice exports to China skyrocketed throughout March as their export value experiencing a four-fold increase in comparison with the same period from last year, according to the Agro Processing and Market Development Authority.

Haul of items surpass US$1 bln export value mark over 4 months

Haul of items surpass US$1 bln export value mark over 4 months

VOV.VN - While the novel coronavirus has exerted a negative impact on the world economy, Vietnam has maintained a trade surplus over four months, with 15 items enjoying export turnover of over US$1 billion each, making up 80% of total export value, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

China remains largest consumer of Vietnamese farm produce

China remains largest consumer of Vietnamese farm produce

VOV.VN - The opening four months of the year saw China import US$2.8 billion worth of agro-forestry-aquatic products from Vietnam, accounting for the largest market share, followed by the United States and EU with US$2.78 billion and US$1.3 billion, respectively, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).

Vietnam records US$12.4 billion trade surplus with US in Q1

Vietnam records US$12.4 billion trade surplus with US in Q1

VOV.VN - The first quarter of this year saw the total import-export turnover between Vietnam and the US achieve double-digit growth of US$ 19.5 billion, of which Vietnam posted a trade surplus of US$12.4 billion, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

US condemns China's recent actions in East Sea

US condemns China's recent actions in East Sea

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on April 23 criticised recent actions of China in the East Sea, including its announcement of the establishment of “Xisha district” (Vietnam’s Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago) and “Nansha district” (Vietnam’s Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago) within the so-called “Sansha city,” and China coast guard vessel's sinking of a Vietnamese fishing boat.

Vietnam refutes China’s sovereign claims in East Sea

Vietnam refutes China’s sovereign claims in East Sea

VOV.VN - Vietnam has circulated a note at the United Nations rejecting China’s sovereign claims over the Paracel and Spratly archipelagoes in the East Sea and reasserted both groups of islands are under Vietnam’s sovereignty.