China’s illegal oil rig placement negatively affects ties 21:15 | 18/06/2014

VGP – Viet Nam always attaches importance to nurturing and enhancing the friendship and comprehensive cooperation with China but China’s illegally placement of the oil rig in Viet Nam’s waters negatively affects the bilateral ties.

PM reiterates VN’s stance on East Sea issue 20:32 | 18/06/2014

VGP – PM Nguyen Tan Dung reiterated Viet Nam’s stance of defending its sovereignty by peaceful measures in accordance with international during his reception for Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi in Ha Noi on June 18.

VN rejects China’s historical evidence 21:33 | 16/06/2014

VGP – China has increased its aggressive actions in the East Sea after it brazenly moved its deep-water drilling rig escorted by over 80 armed and military vessels and many airplanes to Viet Nam’s waters  since May 1.

VN-Netherlands Joint Statement touches upon East Sea developments 20:50 | 16/06/2014
VGP - Viet Nam and the Netherlands on Monday issued a joint statement underlining the importance of maintaining peace and stability, maritime security and safety, freedom of navigation and over-flight in the East Sea.
VN protests against China’s school building in Hoang Sa 09:08 | 15/06/2014

VGP – China announced that it has started to build a school and related facilities in Phu Lam island of Viet Nam’s Hoang Sa archipelago.

VN emphasizes importance of UNCLOS 22:59 | 14/06/2014
VGP – The following is the full statement of Ambassador Le Hoai Trung, Permanent Representative of Viet Nam to the United Nations at the 24th meeting of the States-Parties to the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea in New York on June 9.
China’s version of East Sea events a pack of lies 17:48 | 14/06/2014
VGP - China’s explanation for its illegal placement of a drilling rig in waters that in fact fall well within Viet Nam’s exclusive economic zone and continental shelf in the East Sea, published on the Chinese Foreign Ministry’s website and in a letter circulated at the United Nations, is without merit and uses false allegations and clear fabrication to slander Viet Nam of provocations.
China continues tricks to slander VN 20:45 | 12/06/2014
VGP – China, a member of the UN Security Council, on Thursday continued circling and cutting off Vietnamese vessels and then retreating in order photograph and film misleading footage.
China continues tricks to slander VN 20:45 | 12/06/2014
VGP – China, a member of the UN Security Council, on Thursday continued circling and cutting off Vietnamese vessels and then retreating in order photograph and film misleading footage.
China continues tricks to slander VN 20:45 | 12/06/2014
VGP – China, a member of the UN Security Council, on Thursday continued circling and cutting off Vietnamese vessels and then retreating in order photograph and film misleading footage.