Truong Sa trips brings overseas Vietnamese closer to homeland

Truong Sa trips brings overseas Vietnamese closer to homeland

According to Vice President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Phung Khanh Tai, the annual program which arranges Truong Sa trips for overseas Vietnamese helps strengthen national solidarity.
Over 40 overseas Vietnamese visit Truong Sa island district, DK1 platform
Over 40 overseas Vietnamese visit Truong Sa island district, DK1 platform
Over 40 overseas Vietnamese (OV) from 17 countries around the world have visited people and soldiers in Truong Sa island district, the south central...
Vietnam resolutely opposes and demands Taiwan to cancel illegal live-fire drill
Vietnam resolutely opposes and demands Taiwan to cancel illegal live-fire drill
Vietnam resolutely opposes and demands Taiwan to cancel its live-fire exercises in the waters around Ba Binh island belonging to Vietnam's Truong Sa...
China requested to respect Vietnam’s exclusive economic zone, continental shelf
China requested to respect Vietnam’s exclusive economic zone, continental shelf
Vietnam requests China to respect and not violate Vietnam's exclusive economic zone and continental shelf, and not take actions to complicate the...
Vietnam ranks among seven cheapest coastal countries for retirees
Vietnam ranks among seven cheapest coastal countries for retirees

Vietnam ranks among the seven cheapest coastal countries in the world for retirees, according to International Living, an Ireland-based publishing company that writes about retiring overseas and Panama-based travel magazine Live and Invest Overseas.

Countries concerned about East Sea situation
Countries concerned about East Sea situation

France, Germany and the UK on August 29th released a joint statement expressing their concern about the situation in the South China Sea (known as East Sea in Vietnam) which they said could lead to insecurity and instability in the region.

China requested to withdraw all ships from Vietnam’s EEZ
China requested to withdraw all ships from Vietnam’s EEZ

Vietnam has demanded China to immediately stop violations, withdraw all vessels from Vietnam’s exclusive economic zone and not have actions to increase tensions, complicate the situation, and threaten peace, stability and security in the East Sea and the region, the Foreign Ministry’s Spokeswoman Le Thi Thu Hang has said.

Exhibition on Hoang Sa and Truong opens in Thai Nguyen province
Exhibition on Hoang Sa and Truong opens in Thai Nguyen province

An exhibition was opened in Dai Tu district, the northern province of Thai Nguyen on July 23rd, giving visitors an insight into the historical and legal evidence proving Vietnam’s sovereignty over Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagos.

Seminar in India talks East Sea issue
Seminar in India talks East Sea issue

The Society for Indian Ocean Studies held a seminar on the East Sea in New Delhi, India on July 12th, to mark three years since the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) announced a ruling in favour of the Philippines in its lawsuit against China regarding the East Sea disputes.

Splendid Con Dao Archipelago
Splendid Con Dao Archipelago

Famous not only as a spiritual tourist destination, Con Dao Archipelago in Con Dao district, Ba Ria-Vung Tau province, also possesses a beauty that wins people’s hearts.

Offshore fulcrums
Offshore fulcrums

(CPV) - To make each frame-house stand tall as Vietnam’s representative at sea, over the past 30 years, generations of cadres and soldiers of the DK1 battalion have overcome all hardships to firmly protect the sovereignty of the sacred sea, islands and the continental shelf of the country.

“Park” on Spratly islands
“Park” on Spratly islands

Son Ca, one of the large islands of the Spratly archipelago, looks like a park through the painstaking hands of cadres and soldiers in planting trees and creating little but nice playgrounds.

Vietnam Sea and Island Week launched in Bac Lieu
Vietnam Sea and Island Week launched in Bac Lieu

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment and the Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu held a ceremony on June 1st to launch Vietnam Sea and Island Week and Action Month for the Environment in response to World Oceans Day and World Environment Day 2019.

Agricultural production on Spratly Islands
Agricultural production on Spratly Islands

In harsh weather conditions, cadres and soldiers on the Spratly Islands overcome difficulties to boost agricultural and breeding production, thus improving their living conditions.

Nghe An province Exhibition on Hoang Sa and Truong Sa
Nghe An province: Exhibition on Hoang Sa and Truong Sa

An exhibition titled “Vietnam’s Hoang Sa and Truong Sa archipelagoes - Historical and legal evidence” will take place on September 14th - 16th in Van Dien commune, Nam Dan district, central province of Nghe An.

Exhibition on Hoang Sa and Truong Sa in Bac Kan
Exhibition on Hoang Sa and Truong Sa in Bac Kan

Bac Kan provincial Department of Information and Communications on July 23rd coordinated with Bach Thong district People’s Committee held an exhibition affirming Vietnam’s sovereignty over Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagoes.

Stamps on sea and islands to be issued
Stamps on sea and islands to be issued

The Ministry of Information and Communications will publish a collection of stamps on seas and islands every two years starting from 2018.

Oversea Vietnamese in UK organize requiem for martyrs
Oversea Vietnamese in UK organize requiem for martyrs

The Vietnamese Buddhist Association and the Overseas Vietnamese Association in the United Kingdom (UK) on June 10th organized a requiem to pray for soldiers, who sacrificed themselves to protect Vietnam’s sovereignty over the sea and islands, at 2000 Community Action Centre, Deptford, London.

Quang Nam province hosts exhibition on Hoang Sa and Truong Sa
Quang Nam province hosts exhibition on Hoang Sa and Truong Sa

Nearly 200 documents, materials, maps, photos and objects affirming Vietnam’s sovereignty over two archipelagoes are on display at an exhibition which opened on May 23rd at Hiep Duc district Sports and Culture Center in the central province of Quang Nam.

Peaceful movements on Spratly islands
Peaceful movements on Spratly islands

Over the past years, the Navy Force sending delegations to islands belonging to Spratly archipelago and the DK1 frame-house has become a regular activity.