paracel islands
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.

China urged to stop preventing fishermen's operations at sea

19:36 09/09/2014

Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Hai Binh on September 9 demanded that China immediately stop actions preventing Vietnamese fishermen operating in the East Sea.

Vietnam slams China's violation of Hoang Sa islands

11:11 04/09/2014

Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Hai Binh on September 4 criticised China's recent decision to launch tours of the Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago of Vietnam, considering it a serious violation of Vietnam's sovereignty.

Spokesperson decries China's illegal activities on Paracel islands

20:57 07/08/2014

Vietnam has repeatedly asserted its undisputable sovereignty over the two archipelagoes-Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly).

Hurricane Rammasun enters East Sea

09:59 17/07/2014

At noon on July 16, Rammasun typhoon entered the East Sea, and is predicted to affect the Gulf of Tonkin and the northern provinces of Quang Ninh, Hai Phong in the next few days.

Storm Rammasun moves towards Paracel Islands

09:01 16/07/2014

After sweeping through the Philippines at a Level 13, hurricane Rammasun is expected to hit the northern provinces of Vietnam such as Quang Ninh and Hai Phong on July 19.

Stories from Hoang Sa told by a foreign correspondent

08:11 14/07/2014

VietNamNet's Huynh Phan talked with Tran Huy Cong, representative of the Japanese television broadcaster NDN in Vietnam, about his journey to Hoang Sa (Paracel) Islands in late May.

The road to the Gac Ma Reef event

08:30 07/07/2014

Compared with the battle in Hoang Sa (Paracel) Islands, China was more prepared for its attack to seize Vietnam's Truong Sa (Spratly) in 1988.

China illegally seizes Hoang Sa Islands

08:08 04/07/2014

Although condemned by the world, China has seized Hoang Sa (Paracel) Islands, turning the territories of other countries into “disputed territory”.

Evidence denouncing China's fallacy over Hoang Sa sovereignty

12:57 02/07/2014

Historical evidence of Vietnam's sovereignty over the two archipelagoes- Hoang Sa (Paracel) and (Spratly) Truong Sa are featured is a book that Dr.


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