State President visits FDI enterprises in Binh Duong 22:07 | 16/05/2014

VGP – State President Truong Tan Sang on Saturday visited foreign-invested enterprises in the Southern province of Binh Duong where bad inviduals excited workers to violence, triggering social disorder and damage to investors’ assets.

VN demands China’s positive response, assures foreign nationals 23:57 | 15/05/2014

VGP – Deputy PM, FM Pham Binh Minh asked for China’s serious consideration and positive response to Viet Nam’s demands after China illegally placed Haiyang Shiyou – 981 drilling rig and deployed as many as 99 vessels in Viet Nam’s waters, during his phone call to Chinese FM Wang Yi on Thursday.

PM orders urgent measures to maintain security, order 17:45 | 15/05/2014

VGP - PM Nguyen Tan Dung has sent an urgent notice to the Ministry of Public Security and other ministries, sectors and localities nationwide to actively take firm measures to prevent and punish those who incite others to disturb law and social order.

Australia shares concern over tensions in East Sea 16:09 | 14/05/2014

VGP – Australia welcomes the statements issued at the 24th ASEAN Summit in Myanmar on May 10-11, regarding the situation in the East Sea, according an announcement on the website of the Australian Foreign Ministry.

More overseas Vietnamese speak out against China’s acts 15:41 | 14/05/2014
VGP - The overseas Vietnamese community in Malaysia have been updated on the latest development in the East Sea, with China’s illegal placement of its rig in Viet Nam’s exclusive economic zone and continental shelf.
East Sea issue in 24th ASEAN Summit documents 09:05 | 14/05/2014

VGP – For the first time since 1995, ASEAN issued a stand-alone Statement on a complicated situation threatening peace, maritime security and safety in the East Sea. The East Sea issue is also included in other important documents of the 24th ASEAN Summit.

East Sea issue-key topic of ASEAN meetings 22:00 | 11/05/2014
VGP –The theme of this year’s ASEAN meetings is closely linked to the current situation, especially the recent developments in the East Sea, according to Deputy PM, FM Pham Binh Minh.
PM meets with leaders on ASEAN Summit sidelines 19:07 | 11/05/2014

VGP – PM Nguyen Tan Dung met with Myanmar’s President Thein Sein and and Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono on the sidelines of the 24th ASEAN Summit on May 11 in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar.

Peace, stability in East Sea under serious threat, says PM 17:58 | 11/05/2014

VGP – PM Nguyen Tan Dung highlighted that the peace, stability, security, safety and freedom of navigation and aviation in the East Sea, the common concern of ASEAN, the region and the world, is under serious threat.

ASEAN Foreign Ministers voice deep concern over China’s drilling rig 18:36 | 10/05/2014

VGP – ASEAN Foreign Ministers have voiced their deep concern over the recent developments in the East Sea, which caused further tensions in the region.