PCA representative office inaugurated in Hanoi Politics

PCA representative office inaugurated in Hanoi

Minister of Foreign Affairs Bui Thanh Son and Secretary-General of the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) Marcin Czepelak on November 24 cut the ribbon to inaugurate the PCA representative office in Hanoi where the nameplate reads "House of Peace".
Mediation and arbitration better tools in dispute settlement Business

Mediation and arbitration better tools in dispute settlement

Although mediation and arbitration are more cost-efficient than litigation when it comes to commercial dispute settlement, they are less frequently used by firms in Vietnam, according to Hoang Minh Chien, Deputy Director General of the Vietnam Trade Promotion Agency.
Firms urged to limit risks in foreign trade Business

Firms urged to limit risks in foreign trade

The trend of international economic integration has been opening up many trade opportunities for the Vietnamese business community. However, there are also many scams that cause local firms to suffer heavy losses.
Vietnam not let COVID-19 hold back its pace: former VCCI leader Business

Vietnam not let COVID-19 hold back its pace: former VCCI leader

Vietnam is spreading a message among domestic and foreign business community that the country will not let COVID-19 to hold back its pace of development and Vietnam has been and will continue to be the top destination for investors, said Vu Tien Loc, President of the Vietnam International Arbitration Centre (VIAC).
Russian scholars underscore legal value of PCA’s ruling World

Russian scholars underscore legal value of PCA’s ruling

The Permanent Court of Arbitration’s 2016 ruling that rejected China’s irrational claim over 80 percent of the East Sea held great significance in the legal process in the area, according to a thematic report by two Russian scholars.
Top US diplomat emphasises need to ensure rules-based maritime order World

Top US diplomat emphasises need to ensure rules-based maritime order

The international community has long benefited from the rules-based maritime order, where international law, as reflected in the 1982 UN Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS), sets out the legal framework for all activities in the oceans and seas, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken has said.
Malaysian media affirm ASEAN’s role in settlement of East Sea issues World

Malaysian media affirm ASEAN’s role in settlement of East Sea issues

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) has a central role to play in the settlement of East Sea issues, with the international norms and behaviours being stated in the 1982 United Nations Convention on the Law on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS), wrote a recent article published on the news site Latestmalaysia.com.
Ukrainian expert affirms international law’s role in East Sea issue World

Ukrainian expert affirms international law’s role in East Sea issue

Sergey Tolstov, an expert at the Institute of World History, the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, has published an article highlighting the role of international law and the significance of the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA)’s ruling in settling disputes in the East Sea.