international law
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.

Turning reef into island: China is violating international law

12:11 28/09/2014

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...

Vietnam backs international efforts to fight terrorism

21:11 25/09/2014

Vietnam supports the efforts undertaken by the international community to combat all forms of terrorism, including acts of violence and extremism, Spokesperson of the Foreign Ministry Le Hai Binh declared during a press.

Vietnam, Cambodia bolster defense ties

19:05 25/09/2014

Vietnam and Cambodia on September 25 agreed to strengthen and consolidate the friendship, solidarity and comprehensive cooperation between the two nation's armies and peoples.

Vietnam joins global efforts to fight intellectual property violations

09:00 25/09/2014

The 2014 International Law Enforcement Intellectual Property (IP) Crime Conference is taking place in Hanoi from September 23-25 to seek closer cooperation in the field.

Vietnam highlights role of history education

00:49 11/09/2014

Vietnam participated in a special discussion on history education and commemoration during the 27 th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in Geneva, Switzerland .

Vietnam attends APEC meeting on Ocean

12:00 29/08/2014

Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Vu Van Tam joined 19 ministers and ministerial-level officials of 19 APEC member states at a regional meeting on ocean in Xiamen City of China's Fujian province on August 27-28.

Diplomatic corps feted on Vietnam National Day

07:29 29/08/2014

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung hosted a banquet for international guests in Hanoi on August 28 in celebration of the 69th National Day (September 2).

Local company joins South East Asia's largest law firm

19:12 22/08/2014

Rajah & Tann LCT Lawyers – Vietnam and seven foreign law firms have merged to form Rajah & Tann Asia, the largest law firm in South East Asia (SEA).

APRC President visits Vietnam

18:59 13/08/2014

The Asian Peace and Reconciliation Council (APRC) wants to cooperate with Vietnam to ensure peace in the region, said APRC President Surakiart Sathirathai.


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