Exploring myths and misconceptions regarding Vietnam’s approach to China and the United States.
Tag - China
jeudi 10 décembre 2015
lundi 7 décembre 2015
A small beachfront Vietnamese casino is giving Macau's VIP gambling scene a run for its money, drawing in more wealthy Chinese through its columned facade than many Southeast Asian rivals with the allure of sun, sand and discretion.
jeudi 3 décembre 2015
While China, Laos and Thailand are believed to benefit from the Chinese ‘infrastructure leverage’ program, Vietnam will sustain negative impact from it.
samedi 7 novembre 2015
Vietnam agreed to build a "truly trustworthy" relationship with China on Friday during a visit to Hanoi by its President Xi Jinping, but at the same time invited Beijing's old rival Japan for joint military exercises and a visit to a sought-after port.
jeudi 5 novembre 2015
The two sides share similar ideologies and culture, but have drifted because of territorial disputes
mercredi 4 novembre 2015
Although Chinese President Xi Jinping won't get a gilded carriage or a beer in the prime minister's local pub on his Vietnam visit, a warm welcome awaits as both sides seek to repair ties after a fierce row last year.
mardi 3 novembre 2015
Amid heightened tensions over territorial disputes in the South China Sea, Chinese President Xi Jinping will embark on his first state visit to Vietnam in a bid to mend strained relations between the communist nations.
jeudi 29 octobre 2015
Related parties in the East Vietnam Sea should contribute to maintaining peace, stability, and maritime and aviation security and safety, the Vietnamese Ministry of Foreign Affairs has said.
Chinese President Xi Jinping will visit Vietnam next week amid heightened tension in the South China Sea that has weighed on ties between the neighbors.
samedi 17 octobre 2015
Upcoming visits next month by US and Chinese leaders will test Hanoi’s balancing skills.
jeudi 15 octobre 2015
Vietnam on Thursday accused China of sinking one of its fishing boats near disputed islands in the South China Sea, in the latest incident that could further raise tensions between the Communist neighbors.
mercredi 14 octobre 2015
The National Center for Hydro-meteorological Forecasting has reported unusual flooding in the Red River in northern Vietnam since October 11 following heavy inflows from China, where massive volumes of water have allegedly been discharged from dams.
dimanche 11 octobre 2015
The United States is considering sailing warships close to China's artificial islands in the East Vietnam Sea to signal it does not recognize Chinese territorial claims over the area, a U.S. defense official said on Thursday.
mardi 29 septembre 2015
New York — Vietnam's president told The Associated Press on Monday that China's island-building in the disputed South China Sea violates international law and endangers maritime security.
dimanche 27 septembre 2015
The risk of confrontation is rising, and Washington should help defuse tensions.
mercredi 2 septembre 2015
BEIJING - Terming India's plans to conduct oil exploration off Vietnam coast in the South China Sea as "illegal", a state-run Chinese daily today said it is an "unwise move" that may "sabotage" positive momentum in ties.
lundi 31 août 2015
TAIPEI — Vietnam’s efforts to modernize its armed forces face numerous political, historical and financial barriers.
dimanche 30 août 2015
Soldier-turned-tycoon Nguyen Huu Duong is a fierce patriot still fighting to protect his country, four decades after battling American forces in the Vietnam War.
lundi 15 juin 2015
A Vietnamese fishing crew said they were attacked by a Chinese vessel using water cannon in disputed waters near the flashpoint Paracel Islands, Vietnam's state media reported Monday.
dimanche 7 juin 2015
Vietnam is in talks with European and US contractors to buy fighter jets, maritime patrol planes and unarmed drones, sources said, as it looks to beef up its aerial defenses in the face of China's growing assertiveness in disputed waters.
jeudi 28 mai 2015
U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter on Wednesday called for an immediate end to island-building by China and other countries near the East Vietnam Sea, urging the participants to stop militarizing the dispute and find a peaceful solution.
mardi 26 mai 2015
A group of hackers based in China have attacked the websites of government agencies and leading companies in Vietnam and many other Southeast Asian countries to steal information for commercial and political purposes over the past decade, a new report said.
mardi 21 avril 2015
FireEye has released a report saying that Chinese hackers were behind a series of cyberattacks on Vietnam, other Southeast Asian countries and India over the last 10 years.
jeudi 2 avril 2015
Communist Party of Vietnam’s top official heads to Beijing as countries seek to smooth relations over South China Sea tensions
dimanche 29 mars 2015
PARIS — Vietnam's national security and economic development are tied up in a risk-laden dispute over the South China Sea with China, the neighboring giant whose policies are hard to predict, said Hoang Anh Tuan, director of the Vietnamese Institute for Foreign Affairs and Strategic Studies.
samedi 28 mars 2015
HANOI — In the battle between China and Japan for economic pre-eminence in Asia, Vietnam is center stage. Beijing and Tokyo have plied the country with investment and aid, with an eye to building up low-cost manufacturing bases there. Vietnam’s strategic location on oil-transport routes also plays a part.
mardi 17 février 2015
HANOI – State media in Vietnam made a rare move of marking the anniversary of a border war with China Tuesday with a series of news articles describing the battles of Vietnamese guerrillas.
samedi 31 janvier 2015
The Philippines and Vietnam are forging closer ties in a symbolic move after China stepped up activities in disputed areas of the South China Sea, raising tension in the potential flashpoint.
samedi 17 janvier 2015
Will Vietnam be able to leverage its relations with TPP countries to its advantage with China ?
Pigeons believed by Vietnamese residents to have been sent to spy on the country by the Chinese government actually belong to a racing club, police have said.