VOV.VN - Since Vietnam joined the 1982 UN Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS), it has developed and fine-tuned laws on maritime issues creating a legal framework for fishery exploitation, management and protection to boost local socio-economic development and strengthen Vietnam’s relations with other countries.
An exhibition, entitled “Vietnam’s Hoang Sa, Truong Sa: historic and legal evidence”, opened in the central province of Quang Ngai on November 22.
Vietnam rejects all the contents regarding Vietnam of the Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson’s statement on sovereignty over Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago on November 8.
VOV.VN - The Da Nang city People's Committee have unveiled plans to offer visitors a ‘sleepless’ beach experience that features a wide range of entertainment activities.
VOV.VN - An exhibition showcasing historical and legal evidence which affirms the nation’s sovereignty over Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagothe, opened in the Hanoi University of Culture on November 11.
VOV.VN - A tropical low-pressure system has passed through the northern part of the Philippines’ Palawan islands and entered the East Sea at noon on October 28, according to the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting.
“Abominable” – a fiction movie debuted in theaters in Vietnam in October 4 – has been withdrawn from cinemas nationwide due to containing China’s groundless nine-dash line which covers Vietnam’s Truong Sa (Spratly) and Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelagoes.
VOV.VN - An exhibition titled “Hoang Sa, Truong Sa of Vietnam: Historical and legal evidence” began at Tran Cao Van High School in Tam Ky city in the central province of Quang Nam on October 3.
An exhibition titled “Hoang Sa, Truong Sa of Vietnam: Historical and legal evidence” kicked off at the University of Social Sciences and Humanities Ho Chi Minh City on September 11.
VOV.VN - An established Indonesian observer has called on the international community to condemn China’s unilateral provocative actions that violate international law regarding EEZs and continental shelves of East Sea claimant countries from Southeast Asia.
Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) are two big archipelagos with key strategic locations among Vietnam’s islands, and the country’s sovereignty over them is clearly reflected through historical documents.
As a country with a coastline of more than 3,260km and thousands of islands, including Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagos, Vietnam is aware of the importance of the sea and has always upheld the principles and goals of the United Nations Convention on the 1982 Law of the Sea (UNCLOS 1982) while contributing to the implementation of the convention.
Vietnam has long been persistent and consistent in safeguarding its national sovereignty in the East Sea through peaceful measures on the basis of international law to maintain peace, stability, security and cooperation at sea for the legitimate interests of all parties.
Over the years, Vietnam has consistently complied with the 1982 United Nations Convention of the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) and taken peaceful measures in line with this treaty to safeguard its sea areas, a Foreign Ministry official has said.
VOV.VN - A tropical depression has formed in the East Sea with strongest winds near its centre reaching up to 40 to 50km per hour, according to the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting.
All of the six fishermen on board vessel BD 99999 TS that sunk off Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago in the early morning of July 30 were rescued later on the same day by another fishing boat, the fisheries bureau of the central province of Binh Dinh said.
VOV.VN - A tropical depression which formed in the East Sea on the morning of July 29 is likely to develop into a typhoon by the middle of the week and affect the mainland, according to the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting.
Nearly 200 maps, photos, documents and objects on Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagos are being displayed at an exhibition opened in Dai Tu district in the northern province of Thai Nguyen on July 23.
VOV.VN - Typhoon Danas is expected to move north-west at a speed of 15km per hour during the next 24 hours, strengthening further as it progresses, according to the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting.
VOV.VN - A tropical low pressure in the East Sea is likely to develop into a typhoon with complicated developments, potentially affecting the north and north-central regions on July 3-4, according to the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting.