maritime issues
China's runway construction violates Vietnam's sovereignty

23:44 09/10/2014

The construction of an airstrip by China on Phu Lam island has seriously violated Vietnam's sovereignty over Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Hai Binh said on October 9.

PM Dung greets foreign ambassadors

08:03 02/04/2014

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung hosted separate receptions for outgoing Chinese Ambassador and new Ambassadors of Thailand and Egypt in Hanoi on April 1.

Vietnam, China officials talk border, territory issues

08:24 07/12/2013

Vietnamese and Chinese Governmental negotiating delegates on border and territory gathered at a plenary session in Hanoi on December 5-7.

Brunei seeks closer military ties with Vietnam

09:10 03/07/2013

Defence Minister Genaral Phung Quang Thanh hosted a reception for visiting First Admiral Haji Mohd Hanifa, Commander of the Royal Brunei Navy, in Hanoi on July 2.

Vietnam, China hold sea-related negotiations

18:00 25/04/2013

Working teams representing Vietnam and China have completed the third round of less contentious negotiations on cooperation at sea in Beijing.

Vietnam attends 13th WPNS in Malaysia

11:25 26/09/2012

A Vietnamese delegation led by Rear Admiral Pham Ngoc Minh, Deputy Commander of the Vietnam People's Army has attended the 13th Western Pacific Naval Symposium (WPNS) in Malaysia.

China, Vietnam negotiate cooperation at sea

09:50 31/05/2012

Working teams from Vietnam and China conducted the first round of negotiations on cooperation in less sensitive fields at sea, in Beijing, from May 29-30.


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