Nguyen Duc Loi, 12th PCC member and Vietnam News Agency General Director at the exhibition (Source: VNA)
The photos were taken by Vietnam News Agency (VNA) reporters and Vietsovpetro (Russia - Vietnam Joint Venture) workers and engineers, capturing memorable moments during the sea and island sovereignty protection and sea-based economic development in combination with the national economic development over the past years.

According to Nguyen Duc Loi - VNA General Director said that in the mind of each Vietnamese, the sea and islands are so close and sacred for them.

Along with the national building and safeguarding cause, over the past years, reporters have been present in all coastal areas and on far-flung islands.

The exhibition co-organized by VNA and Vietsovpetro will run until November 22nd./.

Compiled by BTA