VOV.VN - 100 photos of Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago and a map titled “Proud of Vietnam’s sea and islands”, comprised of 33 national flags used in 33 navy posts, were exhibited at Hanoi's Phu Dien Secondary School recently.
VOV.VN -Vice Foreign Ministry spokesperson Nguyen Phuong Tra has voiced Vietnam’s strong objection to Chinese Taiwan’s live-fire drills in the territorial waters surrounding Ba Binh (Itu Aba) Island, which belongs to Vietnam’s Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago.
Issues related to Overseas Vietnamese (OV) are an important part of the regular tasks of Vietnamese representative agencies abroad, said many Vietnamese Ambassadors to foreign countries, who are attending the 30th Diplomatic Conference in Hanoi.
VOV.VN - A low pressure system in the north-western part of Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago strengthened into a tropical depression on August 10, according to the National Centre for Hydro-meteorological Forecasting.
VOV.VN - 120 touching, lively photos by 12 Vietnamese journalists and photographers are on displayed at 93 Dinh Tien Hoang Exhibition Hall in Hanoi to mark the 54th anniversary of the first victory of the Vietnam People's Navy.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has recently approved a project to raise public awareness of safeguarding sovereignty and sustainable development of Vietnam’s seas and islands.
A music gala titled Huong Ve Bien Gioi, Bien, Dao To Quoc (Towards the Country’s Borders, Seas and Islands) will be held on August 2 in Ho Chi Minh City to raise funds for soldiers and others living in border areas and islands.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked the Minister of Information and Communications to keep a close watch on Facebook’s correction of its map on Vietnam’s Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagoes, not allowing a repeated incident.
The Ministry of Information and Communications will publish a collection of stamps on seas and islands every two years starting this year.
VOV.VN - Vietnam has full legal foundation and historical evidence of its sovereignty over Truong Sa (Spratly) and Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelagoes, which are in line with international law.
Summer programmes for children are offering a variety of soft skills training until August 15, according to the Ministry of Education and Training.
The central province of Quang Ngai will hold the 1st Ly Son Culture Tourism Week from June 29 to July 3, the Ly Son district People’s Committee said recently.
VOV.VN - A low-pressure system near the Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago has strengthened into a tropical low pressure on June 2, according to the National Centre for Hydro-meteorological Forecasting.
Another medical centre will be built on Phan Vinh island in the island district of Truong Sa, the central province of Khanh Hoa, said Director of the Military Hospital 175 Maj. Gen Nguyen Hong Son on May 25.
VOV.VN - Vietnam has sufficient legal and historical evidence proving its sovereignty over Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagos, said Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang in response to reporters question on China’s drills involving long-range bombers on Hoang Sa.
VOV.VN - Farmer Tran Huu Hue of An Giang province, owns stamps of great historical value, including two collections namely “Hoang Sa soldiers in the 17th and 18th century” and “Hoang Sa and Truong Sa in ancient maps”.
Members of the “For Beloved Hoang Sa – Truong Sa” club met Vietnamese nationals in Melbourne city, the Australian state of Victoria on May 14 on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of Gac Ma (Johnson South) naval battle.
Vietnam demanded China to immediately end illegal activities in the areas of Vietnam’s Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagos, to respect the Southeast Asian country’s sovereignty over the archipelagos and not to carry out any activity that increases tensions and complicates the situation in the region.
More than 2,000 book titles and hundreds of precious photos and documents on Vietnam’s seas and islands are on display at the fifth Vietnam Book Day and an exhibition on the Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagos in the northern province of Hai Duong.
The General Association of Vietnamese-Cambodian People in Phnom Penh on April 12 raised nearly US$1,800 to support soldiers and local residents in Vietnam’s Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago.