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Trade union slams China’s fishing ban

Trade union slams China’s fishing ban

The Vietnam Fisheries Trade Union (VFTU) has objected to China’s fishing ban in the East Sea which began at noon of May 16 and will last until noon of August 1, it announced on May 19.

Vietnam, China hold talks on maritime cooperation

Vietnam, China hold talks on maritime cooperation

Vietnam and China have agreed to step up their cooperation in less sensitive maritime issues during the eighth round of talks between working groups from the two countries, which was held in Qingdao, a coastal city in China’s Shandong province, from April 19-22.

Idyllic Vietnam islands you've never heard of

Idyllic Vietnam islands you've never heard of

VOV.VN - The Phu Quy are a group of 10 small picturesque islands off the beaten tourist track that offer unspoiled natural beauty with secluded beaches, lingering sunsets and seemingly endless seascapes.

Ministers hail outcomes of Vietnam-China border defence exchange

Ministers hail outcomes of Vietnam-China border defence exchange

Defence Minister Phung Quang Thanh and his Chinese counterpart Chang Wanquan hailed the third border defence friendship exchange between the two countries as a success following their meeting to review the event in Guangxi province on March 30.

Vinpearl set to launch new Dao Reu Island resort

Vinpearl set to launch new Dao Reu Island resort

(VOV) - All of the permits have been issued and final preparations completed for the grand opening of the largest development on Dao Reu Island – the luxury resort Vinpearl Ha Long bay, the management has announced.

Storm cools down central Vietnam while moving to southern China

Storm cools down central Vietnam while moving to southern China

Tropical Storm Kujira has passed Vietnam’s Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago in the East Sea and cooled down the scorching weather in central Vietnam before heading for southern China, the Vietnamese central weather center said on June 22.

Con Co Island set to become national tourist hotspot

Con Co Island set to become national tourist hotspot

Seventeen miles off Cua Tung beach, central Quang Tri province, lies Con Co Island, which is set to become a national tourist hotspot and a driving force of economic growth in the province, according to Nguyen Lanh, Chairman of the Con Co Island District People’s Committee.

China, Vietnam share ways to deepen ties

China, Vietnam share ways to deepen ties

President Truong Tan Sang and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping discussed deepening the Vietnam-China comprehensive strategic cooperative partnership in a meeting in Beijing, China on November 10 on the sidelines of the 22nd Summit of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Forum.

Tropical low to bring rains to northern localities

A tropical depression is forecast to bring strong winds and heavy rains to Hanoi and other northern localities on September 8 night and September 9, according to the National Hydro Meteorological Forecast Centre.

Nghe An fishermen catch rare ocean sunfish

Nghe An fishermen catch rare ocean sunfish

(VOV) -Bui Van Can, from Quynh Luu district, Nghe An province and his fellow crewmembers caught a rare giant ocean sunfish in the Gulf of Tonkin waters.

Japan vet to donate war photos

Japan vet to donate war photos

Japanese photojournalist Bunyo Ishikawa plans to donate to HCM City's War Remnants Museum 150 photos he took during his time in Vietnam during and after the war against the US.