Japanese, Malaysian defence chiefs discuss regional issues World

Japanese, Malaysian defence chiefs discuss regional issues

Japanese Defence Minister Kishi Nobuo and his Malaysian counterpart Dato' Sri Ismail Sabri bin Yaakob expressed their deep concerns over the current situation in Myanmar and affirmed their intent to cooperate closely in the matter during their online meeting on April 15.
Vietnam requests businesses to respect its sovereignty over Hoang Sa, Truong Sa Politics

Vietnam requests businesses to respect its sovereignty over Hoang Sa, Truong Sa

Vietnam requests that businesses respect the country’s sovereignty over Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagoes, as well as its sovereignty, sovereign right and jurisdiction over related waters in the East Sea, said Foreign Ministry’s spokeswoman Le Thi Thu Hang at the ministry’s regular press conference in Hanoi on April 8.
Vietnam makes proposals at ASEAN Senior Officials’ Meeting Politics

Vietnam makes proposals at ASEAN Senior Officials’ Meeting

Vietnam will take actions to speed up the narrowing of development gap in ASEAN, especially in enhancing sub-regional cooperation by holding an ASEAN Forum on narrowing development gaps between sub-regions for comprehensive recovery and sustainable development.
Japan expresses concerns over China’s action in East Sea World

Japan expresses concerns over China’s action in East Sea

Japan is deeply concerned about China’s repeated incursion into the South China Sea (called the East Sea in Vietnam) and Japanese-administered Senkaku islands in the East China Sea, Japanese Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi told his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi during a telephone call on April 5.
Canada opposes Chinese tension-escalating actions in East Sea World

Canada opposes Chinese tension-escalating actions in East Sea

Canada opposes recent actions taken by China in the East Sea, Canadian Ambassador to the Philippines Peter MacArthur said in a tweet, noting that such actions escalate tensions and undermine regional stability and the rules-based international order.
World opinion condemns China’s violations of int’l law in East Sea World

World opinion condemns China’s violations of int’l law in East Sea

Many countries in the world have showed serious concerns over China’s recent deployment of over 200 ships around Sinh Ton island cluster in Vietnam’s Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago and requested the country to immediately bring these vessels out of the area and end all provocations.
Vietnam attends 28th ASEAN-New Zealand Dialogue World

Vietnam attends 28th ASEAN-New Zealand Dialogue

Nguyen Quoc Dung, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and head of Vietnam’s ASEAN Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM), attended the 28th ASEAN-New Zealand Dialogue held virtually on March 23.
33rd ASEAN-Australia Forum opens ASEAN

33rd ASEAN-Australia Forum opens

The 33rd ASEAN-Australia Forum took place via videoconference on March 17, during which Deputy Secretary of the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade Justin Hayhurst reiterated the nation’s commitment to increasing cooperation with the bloc.
ASEAN-US Joint Cooperation Committee convenes 12th meeting ASEAN

ASEAN-US Joint Cooperation Committee convenes 12th meeting

The 12th meeting of the ASEAN-US Joint Cooperation Committee (JCC) took place virtually on May 17, reviewing the implementation of projects and collaboration activities within the framework of the strategic partnership between the two sides.
For cooperative and peaceful East Sea Videos

For cooperative and peaceful East Sea

Due to complicated historical, geographical, and legal conditions, the East Sea has been the subject of continued disputes between surrounding countries, including Vietnam. Given the situation, the country is required to identify appropriate policies to explore the sea’s potential and also settle the ongoing challenges.