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Hoang Sa Soldiers

Ancient houses on Ly Son Island

Society

Ancient houses on Ly Son Island

More than 20 ancient wooden houses aged between 150-200 years still remain intact architecturally on Ly Son Island. These are miniature museums, serving as “live witnesses” of Vietnam’s sovereignty over Hoang Sa and Truong Sa archipelagos.

Boat-race fest gets sailing in Ly Son

Culture - Sports

Boat-race fest gets sailing in Ly Son

Fishermen on Ly Son island in Quang Ngai province have kicked off a boat racing festival in the Lunar New Year to wish for peace and prosperity for the people and to commemorate ancestors and Hoang Sa (Paracel) soldiers who protect the country's borders.

Quang Ngai: sea tourism proves successful

Travel

Quang Ngai: sea tourism proves successful

Ly Son island district in the central province of Quang Ngai lured some 16,000 tourist arrivals in the first half of this year, fetching about 19 billion VND (889,000 USD), up 10 percent year-on-year.

Firm evidence proves Vietnam’s sovereignty over archipelagoes

Politics

Firm evidence proves Vietnam’s sovereignty over archipelagoes

China’s recent unilateral acts in the East Sea, particularly its illegal placement of the Haiyang Shiyou-981 oil rig in Vietnam’s exclusive economic zone and continental shelf, seriously violated Vietnam’s sovereignty and international law, threatening peace, stability, security, safety and freedom of navigation in the East Sea.

Firm evidence proves Vietnam’s sovereignty over archipelagoes

Politics

Firm evidence proves Vietnam’s sovereignty over archipelagoes

China’s recent unilateral acts in the East Sea, particularly its illegal placement of the Haiyang Shiyou-981 oil rig in Vietnam’s exclusive economic zone and continental shelf, seriously violated Vietnam’s sovereignty and international law, threatening peace, stability, security, safety and freedom of navigation in the East Sea.