A 48-year-old Chinese man has been fined for posting a map that wrongfully depicts Vietnam’s national sovereignty, on Facebook.
15:27 | 22/07/2020
Vietnam and China's Senior officials engaged in candid discussion about the recent situation at sea and their differences regarding sea-related issues at their July 21 meeting.
06:32 | 22/07/2020
Vietnam Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh urged China to better manage the maritime differences and resolve issues instead of complicating and expanding disputes.
07:47 | 21/07/2020
US-China diplomatic officials met last month in Hawaii, amid fears of a confrontation that was pushing the two countries to the brink of war.
07:21 | 21/07/2020
Several US Ambassadors in ASEAN countries have raised its voice to respond to the US’ rejection of Beijing’s mostly unlawful sovereignty claims in the South China Sea (called Bien Dong Sea in Vietnam).
Chinese ambassador to US said "We will not participate in such a ruling" when asked for its violation of international law
17:06 | 20/07/2020
Chinese Ambassador Cui Tiankai said that the U.S. has to make "a fundamental choice" as to whether it's ready to live with China in peace and cooperate with the rising power to jointly tackle global challenges.
06:59 | 19/07/2020
Gregory Poling, senior fellow for Southeast Asia and director of the Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative at the Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington, D.C., spoke about the changes to the United States' position on the South China Sea (Bien Dong Sea) disputes.
17:10 | 17/07/2020
Two US Navy aircraft carriers, USS Ronald and USS Nimitz, have resumed their dual exercises in the South China Sea (called Bien Dong Sea in Vietnam).
14:49 | 17/07/2020
China has utilised its power to encroach on territories and seas of its neighbouring countries, Associate Prof. Dr. Vu Thanh Ca, former Director of the Vietnam Institute of Seas and Islands.
07:11 | 17/07/2020
Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison affirmed on July 16th that Canberra would continue to support freedom of navigation in the South China Sea.
21:30 | 16/07/2020
Vietnam has clearly dismissed China's baseless claims of its people's activities in the East Sea dating back 2,000 years ago and emphasizes that all countries have a common duty and obligation to respect the basic principles of international law.
21:37 | 15/07/2020
Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang confirmed Vietnam’s stance, at a regular press briefing in Hanoi on July 15, concerning Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's Declaration on the US Position on Maritime Claims in the South China Sea (known as East Sea in Vietnam).
US official says sanctions against China a possibility while Beijing vows retaliation over US Law on Hong Kong
16:49 | 15/07/2020
US Assistant Secretary of State for the Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs David Stilwell has expressed Washington's support for Southeast Asian nations in their territorial disputes with China in the South China Sea (known as East Sea in Vietnam), and warned that the United States could impose sanctions on Beijing.
16:24 | 15/07/2020
Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua ChunYing has released a very strange, monstrous and completely false about well-known historical information that means "China has legally seized Nansha and Xisha occupied by Japan thanks to US-provided warships"
11:29 | 15/07/2020
The US Department of Defense’s news outlet DIVDS on July 14 has posted photos informing that the US destroyer USS Ralph Johnson is sailing near the Truong Sa (Spratly) Island.
07:29 | 15/07/2020
China on July 14 said the United States is a troublemaker undermining peace and stability in the South China Sea region (known as East Sea in Vietnam), responding to Washington rejecting Beijing's "illegal maritime claims" in most of the waters.
16:55 | 14/07/2020
Former US National Security Advisor John Bolton has supported the US’s rejection of China’s territorial claims in the South China Sea (known as East Sea in Vietnam), and called on the administration to take stronger actions against Beijing’s coercive behavior in the region.
10:29 | 14/07/2020
Chinese Embassy in the US has raised its voice to respond to the US’ rejection of Beijing’s mostly unlawful sovereignty claims in the South China Sea. However, it can not cite the claims are in accordance with international law in the latest statement.
09:14 | 14/07/2020
Secretary of United State Mike Pompeo on Monday announced a formal rejection of "most" of China's maritime claims in the South China Sea, marking the turning point as Washington officially directs to Beijing’s ambition to assert control in the strategic waters.
09:31 | 13/07/2020
South China Sea has been raised tensions by China's increasing military operation recently, and fueled with the US military presentation amid China's drills. The China's state media Global Times asked on July 13 that “is the US launching a new cold war against China?”
05:53 | 10/07/2020
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on July 8 has stressed the need for countries to work together in dealing with China's stepped-up activities in regional waters.