Ceremony commemorates fallen soldiers in Gac Ma battle Society

Ceremony commemorates fallen soldiers in Gac Ma battle

The Liaison Board of Truong Sa Soldiers for the 1984 – 1988 period held a ceremony in the central city of Da Nang on March 14 to commemorate the Vietnam People’s Navy soldiers who fell down on Gac Ma island, part of Vietnam’s Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago, in 1988.
Fishermen rescued at sea Society

Fishermen rescued at sea

Ten fishermen were saved off Thuan An coast, the central province of Thua Thien-Hue, after their boat had its gearbox broken on March 6.
Vietnam asks countries to respect and implement law on territorial waters Politics

Vietnam asks countries to respect and implement law on territorial waters

Vietnam has called on countries to continue making active and practical contributions to the maintenance of peace and stability as well as respect and implement relevant international legal obligations on territorial waters and oceans, according to spokesperson of Vietnam’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs Le Thi Thu Hang.
HCM City to open book street on Tet holiday Society

HCM City to open book street on Tet holiday

Nearly 100,000 books will be put on show at the annual book street festival in downtown Ho Chi Minh City from February 2-8 in celebration of the Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday 2019.
Naval ships carry Tet gifts to soldiers doing duty at sea Society

Naval ships carry Tet gifts to soldiers doing duty at sea

Two delegations from the High Command of Naval Zone 2 and Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh City on January 5 sailed from Vung Tau city to visit officers and soldiers who are doing their duty on DK1 Platform and Radar Station 590 in Con Dao island district.
Vietnam resolutely opposes China’s activities in Bombay Reef Politics

Vietnam resolutely opposes China’s activities in Bombay Reef

Vietnam resolutely opposes China’s installation of a new structure in Bong Bay (Bombay) Reef in Vietnam’s Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago and demands China to immediately end the operation and not conduct similar actions, said the Foreign Ministry’s Vice Spokesperson Nguyen Phuong Tra.