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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.

Japan concerned over China's establishment of districts in East Sea

Japan concerned over China's establishment of districts in East Sea

Japanese Minister of Foreign Affairs Toshimitsu Motegi has voiced his concerns over China’s establishment of districts to administer the Paracel (Vietnam’s Hoang Sa archipelago) and Spratly islands (Vietnam’s Truong Sa archipelago) in the East Sea (internationally known as the South China Sea), Japan’s Kyodo News reported.

Chinese actions in East Sea detrimental to COC negotiations

Chinese actions in East Sea detrimental to COC negotiations

VOV.VN - The latest move by China to establish two districts in Vietnamese sovereign territory on the Hoang Sa and Truong Sa archipelagoes is illegal, will serve only to escalate tensions, and is poised to badly affect negotiations regarding the Code of Conduct in the East Sea, according to a local legal expert.

Five farm products enjoy impressive export growth in March

Five farm products enjoy impressive export growth in March

VOV.VN - The export turnover of fruit and vegetables, cashew nuts, rice, peppers, and cassava all recorded stellar double-digit growth during March in comparison to previous months, according to the statistics released by the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Vietnamese, Chinese officials discuss maintaining trade

Vietnamese, Chinese officials discuss maintaining trade

Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh held phone talks with Director of China’s General Administration of Customs Ni Yuefeng and Minister of Commerce Zhong Shan on April 17 to identify measures aimed at addressing the growing backlog of Vietnamese exports at border areas since the beginning of this month.

ASEAN+3 urged to show solidarity to overcome COVID-19 challenges

ASEAN+3 urged to show solidarity to overcome COVID-19 challenges

VOV.VN -Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc urged ASEAN and its three partner countries show solidarity to overcome this difficult time while chairing the ASEAN+3 Special Summit on COVID-19 Response on April 14, with the the participation of China, Japan, and the Republic of Korea (RoK), alongside the leaders of 10 ASEAN members.

Agricultural businesses see changes in market share due to epidemic

Agricultural businesses see changes in market share due to epidemic

VOV.VN - Vietnam's export of agricultural products to major markets globally has undergone a shift in market share as a result of the impact of the COVID-19 epidemic, with the United States holding the largest proportion with export turnover of US$2.1 billion, up 18% and accounting for 23.2% of the overall market share.

Greater efforts needed to boost exports during second quarter

Greater efforts needed to boost exports during second quarter

VOV.VN - The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has been active in implementing a range of measures aimed at boosting exports to China and the Republic of Korea (RoK), two markets where the ongoing battle against the COVID-19 epidemic has been brought under tighter control.

Oversupply and COVID-19 pandemic combine to slow tea exports

Oversupply and COVID-19 pandemic combine to slow tea exports

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s tea exports to major foreign markets such as Taiwan, China, and Russia have significantly dropped as a result of oversupply and the ongoing impact of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, according to the Agro Processing and Market Development Authority.