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100 domestic, foreign scholars to discuss East Sea issue

100 domestic, foreign scholars to discuss East Sea issue

Nearly 100 scholars from Vietnam, the US, Australia, Japan, the Philippines and India will attend a seminar discussing legal regulations on islands and shoals in international law and East Sea realities, in the central province of Khanh Hoa on August 17-18.

CRAFV asks China to respect PCA ruling

CRAFV asks China to respect PCA ruling

VOV.VN - The Council of Representatives of French and Vietnamese Associations (CRAFV) have asked China to respect the Permanent Court of Arbitration’s ruling on the Philippines lawsuit against China’s claims in the East Sea.

49 years of ASEAN marked in South Africa

49 years of ASEAN marked in South Africa

VOV.VN -The 49th founding anniversary of ASEAN was celebrated on August 4 by the ASEAN Pretoria Committee (APC) in Pretoria, South Africa, draw the participation of ambassadors fromVietnam, Indonesia, the Philippines, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore and Thailand.

Tropical depression appears in East Sea

Tropical depression appears in East Sea

VOV.VN -On the morning of July 30, strongest wind power near the tropical depression’s centre is estimated at 50-60 km/h, packing winds of 8-9 category, according to the Central Hydro- Meteorology Forecasting Centre.

Vietnam contributes to success of UNHRC session

Vietnam contributes to success of UNHRC session

VOV.VN -Vietnamese officials have actively participated in discussion panels of the 32nd session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC), which concluded on July 1 with 34 resolutions approved.

Vietnam aspires fair decision on Philippines-China dispute

Vietnam aspires fair decision on Philippines-China dispute

VOV.VN - Vietnam hopes the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) will issue a fair and objective decision on a petition filed by the Philippines contesting China’s claims to disputed areas in the East Sea, creating a foundation to peacefully settle disputes in the region.

Vietnam holds bilateral meetings on ACDFIM-13 sidelines

Vietnam holds bilateral meetings on ACDFIM-13 sidelines

Chief of the General Staff General Do Ba Ty held separate bilateral meetings with heads of delegations from Laos, the Philippines, Myanmar, and Brunei on March 13 on the sidelines of the 13th ASEAN Chiefs of Defence Forces Informal Meeting (ACDFIM-13) in Laos.

Vietnam works to protect citizens detained abroad

Vietnam works to protect citizens detained abroad

Relevant agencies have repatriated 16 Vietnamese nationals aboard a cargo ship seized in the Philippines, while also working to return 15 fishermen who violated the waters of Papua New Guinea.

Vietnam strives to become ASEAN’s top countries

Vietnam strives to become ASEAN’s top countries

(VOV) -Vietnam aims to become a modern industrial country, strongly defend its national independence, sovereignty, unity, and territorial integrity, and improve national status and prestige internationally by 2030.

Thai Nguyen Tea Festival features world’s best tea

Thai Nguyen Tea Festival features world’s best tea

(VOV) - Visitors to Thai Nguyen Tea Festival 2015 have a chance to learn about tea-drinking art, taste world’s most delicious types of tea and enjoy folk dances and music from Malaysia, the Philippines, Japan, China, India and the host Vietnam.

Vietnam contributes to APEC Week success

Vietnam contributes to APEC Week success

The Vietnamese delegation, led by President Truong Tan Sang, made practical contributions to the success of the APEC Economic Leaders’ Week in Manila, the Philippines from November 13-19, stated Deputy Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son.