East Sea Vietnam

Gallery showcases sovereignty over offshore island

These days many eyes are on the Hoang Sa exhibition house in the central city of Da Nang. The venue is home to historical documents, objects and images on Vietnam’s Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago. Covering nearly 1,270 square metres on ...

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Dialogue seeks to promote fishery cooperation in East Sea

Dialogue seeks to promote fishery cooperation in East Sea

The Diplomatic Academy of Vietnam (DAV), the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) and the Embassy of Australia co-hosted the second Ocean Dialogue in Hanoi on March 15, focusing on fishery cooperation in the East Sea. The dialogue attracted more than 70 participants from ...

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Fisheries – important economic sector of Vietnam

Fisheries – important economic sector of Vietnam

VNA-Vietnam has become one of the top five exporters of aquatic products in the world thanks to the development of the fisheries sector over the past years. Fishing boats of Vietnam (Photo: VNA) With a coastline of over 3,260km, Vietnam’s ...

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East Sea – Weekly Review (24-30/6)

East Sea – Weekly Review (24-30/6)

– Speaking after the visit to China of Foreign Minister of the Philippines (PLP) Peter Cayetano, Foreign Minister of China (29/6) stressed that two countries have established bilateral mechanisms for consultation on East Sea issues and cooperation mechanisms between the ...

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Russia’s power calculation in the South China Sea

Russia’s power calculation in the South China Sea

25/6/2017 Russia and Vietnam have upgraded their relationship to a comprehensive strategic partner. Vietnam-Russia are developing a joint project on oil and gas in the South China Sea and Moscow also wishes to return to Cam Ranh Bay and sell ...

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East Sea – Weekly Review (17-23/6)

East Sea – Weekly Review (17-23/6)

  24-6-2017 – The East Sea (South China Sea) Oceanographic Research Institute of the Chinese Academy of Sciences announced on June 21 the project of data digitalisation collected from scientific surveys and other surveys in the South China Sea, including ...

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Vietnam reaffirms importance of UNCLOS

Vietnam reaffirms importance of UNCLOS

17/6/2017 NDO/VNA – A Vietnamese representative has again stressed the important role of the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) as the constitution of the seas and oceans which provides a comprehensive and sound legal framework for ...

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South China Sea Weekly Review (10-16/6)

South China Sea Weekly Review (10-16/6)

16 June 2017 – Speaking during a visit of USS Sterett guided-missile destroyer to Zhanjiang, Guangdong province (China), US Pacific Fleet Commander Admiral Scott Swift (June 15) said the naval vessels would increase their stay in the South China Sea ...

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Exhibition on Vietnam’s maritime sovereignty in Tokyo

Exhibition on Vietnam’s maritime sovereignty in Tokyo

Sunday, June 11, 2017 100 photos, maps, and ancient documents were displayed at the weekend’s exhibition in Tokyo affirming Vietnam’s sovereignty over Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagos.  The stall features East Sea issues. The event held by ...

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