Illegal maps seized from Chinese company

17/12/2020 16:16

A Chinese company in Vietnam was asked by the Vietnamese police to take down maps with the illegal “nine-dash line” in the East Sea (South China Sea) and hand them over to the police. The Chinese company were also requested not to repeat the violation.

US rejects China’s claims to resources across most of East Sea

14/07/2020 19:08

US Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo affirmed on July 13 that the People’s Republic of China (PRC)’s claims to offshore resources across most of the South China Sea (called the East Sea in Vietnam) are completely unlawful, as is its campaign of bullying to control them.

Vietnam advised to get stronger int’l support in East Sea issues

07/11/2019 15:22

Vietnam should make greater efforts to get stronger support from the international community in the South China Sea (called the East Sea in Vietnam) issues and hold more activities similar to South China Sea International Conferences, a leading foreign expert has suggested.

Joint Communiqué of the 52nd ASEAN Foreign Ministers' Meeting

01/08/2019 18:47

The 52nd ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting issued a joint communiqué in Bangkok on July 31, in which ministers affirmed the importance of maintaining and promoting peace, security, stability, safety and freedom of navigation in and overflight above the East Sea (internationally known as South China Sea).

220 delegates attend 10th South China Sea International Conference

09/11/2018 23:26

PSNews - The 10th South China Sea International Conference themed “Cooperation for Regional Security and Development” was co-held in Da Nang on November 8 and 9 by the Diplomatic Academy of Vietnam, the Foundation for East Sea Studies (FESS) and the Vietnamese Lawyers Association.

Vietnam asks China to stop bomber drills in Hoang Sa

22/05/2018 08:29

Vietnam requests China to immediately stop sending bombers to conduct drills in Vietnam’s Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago, said the Vietnamese Foreign Ministry’s spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang. 

Vietnam asks China to maintain peace in East Sea

09/05/2018 10:32

Vietnam asks China, as a large nation in the region and the world, to perform its responsibility in maintaining peace and stability in the East Sea, stated Foreign Ministry’s Spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang on May 8.

DPM Pham Binh Minh raise the South China sea issue in NAM summit

18/09/2016 13:48

Speaking at the 17th Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) which was hold in Margarita, Venezuela on 17th September (local time), Deputy Prime Minister, Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh gave prominence to the efforts of the ASEAN Community building, such as effort to strengthen unity, solidarity and the centrality of ASEAN with a view to ensuring peace, stability and prosperity in Southeast Asia, especially through dealing with complex security challenges in the region, including the East Sea (also known as South China Sea).

Japan to join US Navy’s ‘training cruises’ in South China Sea

16/09/2016 14:38

Japan has announced plans to increase joint military activities with allies in South East Asia to counter Chinese dominance around disputed reefs in the East China and South China Seas. This includes deeper engagement with the US Navy’s “training cruises".