• World opinion condemns China’s violations of int’l law in East Sea

    World opinion condemns China’s violations of int’l law in East Sea

    09/04/2021

    Many countries in the world have showed serious concerns over China’s recent deployment of over 200 ships around Sinh Ton island cluster in Vietnam’s Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago and requested the country to immediately bring these vessels out of the area and end all provocations.

  • Vietnam requests businesses to respect its sovereignty over Hoang Sa, Truong Sa

    Vietnam requests businesses to respect its sovereignty over Hoang Sa, Truong Sa

    09/04/2021

    Vietnam requests that businesses respect the country’s sovereignty over Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagoes, as well as its sovereignty, sovereign right and jurisdiction over related waters in the East Sea, said Foreign Ministry’s spokeswoman Le Thi Thu Hang at the ministry’s regular press conference in Hanoi on April 8.

  • Vietnam urges countries to actively contribute to maintaining peace, stability in East Sea

    Vietnam urges countries to actively contribute to maintaining peace, stability in East Sea

    26/02/2021

    Vietnam wishes that countries continue to actively contribute to maintaining peace and stability on the basis of international law in the East Sea, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang said on February 25.

  • Vietnam advocates rule-of-law principle on seas and oceans: Spokesperson

    Vietnam advocates rule-of-law principle on seas and oceans: Spokesperson

    05/02/2021

    Vietnam supports the maintenance of peace and stability in the region, security, safety and freedom of navigation and aviation, and the principle of respect for the law on seas and oceans, in accordance with the provisions of international law and the 1982 UN Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS), Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang said on February 4.

  • 30th meeting of state parties to 1982 UNCLOS wraps up

    30th meeting of state parties to 1982 UNCLOS wraps up

    14/12/2020

    The plenary and closing session of the 30th meeting of state parties to the 1982 UN Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) took place at the UN headquarters in New York on December 9 with the participation of nearly 120 member states.