07:34 | 30/07/2020
The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) recently signed with Vietnam Government an agreement to provide Japanese ODA loans of 36,6 billion yen (USD 347 million) for the project to help Vietnam increase maritime security and safety capacity.
10:53 | 25/07/2020
Australia has sent a submission to the United Nations on Thursday, rejecting all claims of China in Bien Dong Sea or internationally known as South China Sea, which are inconsistent with UNCLOS 1982 (United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea) and the ruling of Tribunal in 2016.
09:56 | 24/07/2020
The U.S. Navy is conducting parallel exercises in the Philippine Sea and the Indian Ocean, which involves the "Quad" nations, including the U.S., Japan, India and Australia. The move will surely draw China’s attention.
06:50 | 24/07/2020
A book stating the undisputable case for Vietnam’s sovereignty over Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagoes in Bien Dong Sea has been translated into Japanese by Prof. Kazutaka Hashimoto from the Kanto Gakuin University and released in the country.
16:41 | 23/07/2020
Australian Defence Force joint task group consisting of five warships traveled through the disputed waterways, including the Truong Sa (Spratly) Islands, to challenge Beijing's territorial claims.
08:50 | 23/07/2020
US Secretary of Defense Mark Esper warned Beijing on Tuesday that the US isn’t “going to be stopped by anybody” in the South China Sea with operations complying with international law, the latest in a series of tough remarks from the US on the strategic waterway.
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).
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).
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.