HANOI — Five Buddhist monks from Vietnam have set sail for the disputed Spratly islands where they will spend six months setting up pagodas in the archipelago, also claimed by China, a senior monk said Friday.
vendredi 13 avril 2012
mercredi 11 avril 2012
MANILA - Vietnam, one of six claimants to the Spratly Islands, has categorically supported Philippines’ proposal for a multilateral approach to the territorial problem, by way of resolving it through the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).
jeudi 29 mars 2012
The Philippines and Vietnam plan to hold joint naval exercises and patrols along common maritime borders in the West Philippine Sea where the two nations have staked claims to some of the Spratly islands.
vendredi 23 mars 2012
HANOI - Le Vietnam a exigé de la Chine la libération immédiate de 21 pêcheurs arrêtés au début du mois dans des eaux disputées en mer de Chine méridionale, une demande repoussée par Pékin qui argue que leur détention était légitime.
mardi 13 mars 2012
Vietnam is sending six Buddhist monks to re-establish abandoned temples on islands that are the subject of a bitter territorial dispute with China.
samedi 3 mars 2012
HANOI — Vietnam has accused China of assaulting its fishermen in the South China Sea, in the countries’ latest spat over disputed territory believed to be rich in natural resources.
The Philippines and Vietnam recently held a Joint Commission on Maritime and Ocean Cooperation where they agreed on cooperative actions in the West Philippine Sea to ease tensions in the disputed area.
dimanche 22 janvier 2012
In the wake of a major maritime ruckus last spring, hopes of a deal between China and Vietnam are rising in the South China Sea.
Le Vietnam, par la voix du porte-parole du ministère des Affaires étrangères Luong Thanh Nghi, a protesté le 20 janvier à Hanoi contre l'interdiction unilatérale par la Chine de toute activité de pêche en Mer Oientale.
dimanche 27 novembre 2011
Vietnam holds sovereignty over the Hoang Sa (Paracel) Islands and will assert sovereignty through peaceful measures, Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung told the National Assembly Friday.
lundi 21 novembre 2011
Prime minister Manmohan Singh has defended India's pact with Vietnam in the South China Sea and said it was dictated by "pure commercial interests".
dimanche 6 novembre 2011
Chinese leaders like to talk about their country's "peaceful rise" - and Europe's financial traumas are giving Beijing plenty of scope to assume the role of a benign new force on the world stage.
samedi 29 octobre 2011
American oil major Exxon Mobil XOM-N has made a “potentially significant” gas discovery off the coast of Vietnam in an area that is also claimed by China.
dimanche 16 octobre 2011
PEKIN - Pékin et Hanoï veulent discuter d'un développement commun de la mer de Chine du Sud, riche en hydrocarbures, selon un communiqué publié samedi au dernier jour d'une visite en Chine du numéro un vietnamien Nguyen Phu Trong, a rapporté l'agence Chine nouvelle.
mardi 11 octobre 2011
BEIJING — China and Vietnam on Tuesday held "candid" talks about who controls the islands in potentially oil-rich waters claimed by both nations, the official Xinhua news agency said.
China and Vietnam maybe at odds over claims in the South China Sea, particularly the Paracel and Spratly Islands, but they seem to be agreeing on one thing: taking control of its internet users.
mardi 20 septembre 2011
Several documents dating back to the 18th century affirming Vietnam’s sovereignty of the Hoang Sa and Truong Sa archipelagos have been discovered by Quang Ngai Province authorities.
jeudi 15 septembre 2011
NEW DELHI - India today dismissed Chinese objections over its oil exploration projects in two Vietnamese blocks in the South China Sea, saying its cooperation with Vietnam was as per international laws and it would like the cooperation to grow.
Indonesia and Vietnam agreed Wednesday to establish joint patrols on their maritime border to improve security in the heavily disputed South China Sea, which is claimed almost entirely by China.
vendredi 9 septembre 2011
BEIJING - China and Vietnam have agreed to speed up negotiations on South China Sea related disputes and work out a mutually agreeable solution as early as possible.
jeudi 11 août 2011
Vietnam has accused Beijing of violating its sovereignty with a scientific survey in waters around two disputed island chains in the South China Sea, the foreign ministry said.
lundi 8 août 2011
About one hundred people took to Hanoi's streets to protest against Beijing's territorial ambitions in the South China Sea - the latest in a string of anti-China rallies in recent weeks.
mardi 2 août 2011
After appearing to make progress in cooling tensions over the South China Sea in recent weeks, Southeast Asia and China face the potential for more trouble ahead as oil and gas companies expand their exploration work in the contested waters.
mercredi 20 juillet 2011
It was inevitable that the recent ruckus over territorial claims in the South China Sea would spill over into Vietnam's internal politics. How to manage the relationship with China is the second touchiest issue in national life (the first is whether having more than one legal party would be a good thing or not).
dimanche 17 juillet 2011
HANOI — A small group of Vietnamese marched Sunday to denounce China's actions in the South China Sea after about two dozen other protesters were rounded up by police, shoved onto buses and driven away.
jeudi 14 juillet 2011
HANOI — Armed Chinese soldiers allegedly beat a Vietnamese fisherman and threatened other crew members before driving them out of waters near disputed South China Sea islands claimed by both countries, a Vietnamese official said Thursday.
lundi 11 juillet 2011
HONG KONG — China on Monday told the Philippines and Vietnam to use "diplomatic wisdom" to resolve tensions in the South China Sea, amid criticisms that Beijing was being increasingly aggressive in its claims.
dimanche 3 juillet 2011
HANOI — About 100 anti-China protesters marched peacefully in Vietnam Sunday despite a heavy security clampdown and a vow by both countries to rein in public opinion over tensions in the South China Sea.
samedi 2 juillet 2011
En France, on s'intéresse à des choses vachement importantes: la fraude au bac! et, pensez, la Martine qui se déclare candidate aux primaires du PS, le scooooooop ! Pendant ce temps là, dans ce qu'on appellait mer de Chine méridionale, mais à tort, les choses tournent au vinaigre.
dimanche 26 juin 2011
BEIJING: China and Vietnam pledged to resolve a row over the strategic South China Sea, state media said on Sunday, in a bid to ease tensions that prompted accusations of Chinese bullying in the region.