• Towards the homeland's sea and islands  

Australia, France oppose actions increasing tensions in East Sea
Australia and France ministers have voiced serious concerns about the situation in the East Sea and called for all disputes to be resolved in a peaceful manner in accordance with international law, particularly the 1982 UN Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS).
Kien Giang province launches world’s longest cable car route
10:51 05/02/2018
Sun Group, a prominent real estate developer in Vietnam, inaugurated a sea cable car route in An Thoi town, Phu Quoc island district, Mekong delta Kien Giang province, with the aim of serving tourists on the traditional Lunar New Year (Tet) festival which is several days left.
Kien Giang promotes sea and island tourism
16:39 15/01/2018
The Kien Giang provincial People’s Committee has issued Decisions 2931, 2932 and 2933, recognizing Nam Du archipelago, Lai Son island in Kien Hai district and Hai Tac archipelago in Ha Tien town as local tourist areas.
Binh Thuan province allocates VND27 billion for offshore fishing vessels
17:11 12/01/2018
The Binh Thuan provincial People’s Committee has decided to earmark nearly VND27 billion to support organizations and individuals conducting offshore fishing.
Over VND223 billion in support of sea, islands and poor
16:18 08/01/2018
In 2017, agencies, businesses and individuals donated over VND223 billion to support the nation's sea, islands and the poor. The money was used by the Ho Chi Minh city Fatherland Front to care for cadres and soldiers working at border areas and islands, and poor families; and assist people in disadvantaged localities.
Cooperation on improving cultural life in border areas and islands
18:03 29/12/2017
The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism and the High Command of Border Guard have inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on strengthening and improving the effectiveness of culture, sports and tourism and family-based activities in border areas and islands in the 2017-2022 period.
Deputy PM approves adjustments to inland container depot master plan
16:08 27/12/2017
Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has approved adjustments to the master plan for Vietnam’s inland container depot development to 2020, with a vision to 2030.
Nearly VND16 billion to support island soldiers
09:31 19/12/2017
An art performance “Spring on distant islands” was held for the 8th time on December 17th to raise funds to support beneficiaries’ and island and frame-house soldiers’ and islands’ families, and give scholarships to pupils who are children of poor navy soldiers or poor fishermen.
Dissemination of information about sea, islands reviewed
15:22 16/12/2017
A meeting was held in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue on December 15th to review the dissemination of information about the country’s sea and islands for 2013-2017 and the organisation of exhibitions of maps and documents affirming Vietnam’s sovereignty over Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagoes.
Photo exhibition on Vietnam’s sea and islands in Hanoi
17:59 15/12/2017
Nearly 150 photos on Vietnam’s sea and islands are on display at an exhibition which opened in Hanoi on December 14th.