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.
The Catholic Bishops' Conference of Vietnam (CBCV) has raised VND3 billion to support the soldiers and people of Truong Sa island district.
Over 250 documents, maps, photographs and objects are on display at an exhibition launched in Ho Chi Minh City on October 3.
All acts undertaken by other parties in Hoang Sa and Truong Sa archipelagoes without Viet Nam's permission are illegal, null and void, stated the Spokesman of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
The government will work diligently with Overseas Vietnamese (OVs) from around the globe to shape policies and mechanisms ensuring they are an inseparable part of and important resource for the homeland.
The world media and scholars have repeatedly mentioned China's ambition to occupy the East Sea with its plan to turn the Johnson South Reef (Gac Ma in Vietnamese) into an island and illegal expansion of a number of places in...
An exhibition documenting Vietnam's sovereignty over Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagos is ongoing in the southernmost province of Ca Mau, with materials tracing back to the 16 th century and a six-volume...
Archaeologists have recently made public numerous artefacts they had found during the latest excavation off the Truong Sa, Nam Yet, Phan Vinh and Son Ca islands in central coastal Khanh Hoa province.
Any unilateral actions by foreign countries to change the status quo on Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago are a serious violation of Vietnam's sovereignty, affirmed Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Hai Binh.
Seventy-two ancient trees across the country have been nominated for the Vietnam Heritage Tree title for both historical and cultural values.