Extensive activities to protect national sovereignty 14:31 | 02/06/2014

VGP – Over the past month, Viet Nam has conducted a string of diplomatic activities to request China to immediately withdraw its oil rig from Viet Nam’s waters and call on the international community to support the Southeast Asian country's legitimate demand.

PM asks for quick support for affected foreign enterprises 19:29 | 01/06/2014
VGP – PM Nguyen Tan Dung on Sunday issued an Instruction to task relevant ministries, agencies and localities to beef up the realization of measures to support foreign-funded enterprises which were affected by recent anti-China protests in some localities.
VN sends diplomatic note against China to UN chief 18:41 | 01/06/2014
VGP – Viet Nam’s permanent mission to the United Nations has sent a letter to the organisation’s Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, asking him to circulate as an official document of the 68th session of the General Assembly a diplomatic note from the Vietnamese Foreign Ministry to the Chinese Foreign Ministry.
Defense Minister: China must immediately withdraw oil rig 16:27 | 31/05/2014
VGP – China must immediately withdraw its drilling rig Haiyang Shiyou-981 illegally placed in Viet Nam’s exclusive economic zone and continental shelf, join talks with Viet Nam to maintain peace, stability and friendship between the two countries.
Another side of the dispute in the East Sea 17:31 | 30/05/2014
VGP – Vietnamese Ambassador to Indonesia Nguyen Xuan Thuy had his article “Another side of the dispute in the SCS” on the Jakarta Post published on May 25 to challenge the groundless claims by Liu Hongyang, chargé d’affaires at the Chinese Embassy in Indonesia. 
PM directs to stabilize production, investment environment 14:59 | 30/05/2014

VGP – PM Nguyen Tan Dung has asked for special focus on tackling difficulties for production, improving the investment environment and attracting more investment as well as realizing business privatization.

Chinese war ships point weapons at Vietnamese 10:18 | 30/05/2014

VGP – Chinese war ships pointed weapons at Vietnamese vessels in the area where China illegally placed the drilling rig Haiyang Shiyou 981 since early May, Mr. Ha Le, Deputy chief of the Viet Nam Fisheries Surveillance Forces told AFP on May 29.

China’s perverse acts spark national resentment 22:15 | 29/05/2014
VGP – China’s illegal installation of the drilling rig Haiyang Shiyou 981 in Viet Nam’s waters has sparked public resentment across Viet Nam, said PM Nguyen Tan Dung while presiding over the Cabinet monthly meeting on Thursday.
EU official shows special concern over China’s recent acts 20:40 | 29/05/2014

VGP – The EU High Representative for Foreign Relations and Security Policy, Catherine Ashton, expressed her special concern over China’s recently acts in the East Sea, saying these acts would affect the security environment in the region.

VN lodges protests against China at UN 20:08 | 29/05/2014

VGP – Viet Nam has lodged protest against China’s illegal installation of oil rig Haiyang Shiyou-981 in Viet Nam’s waters at an ongoing meeting in New York from May 27-30.