Nhan Dan – The People’s Committee of Hoang Sa (Paracel) district, Da Nang city, officially launched its e-portal on March 29. To view the portal, please go to: http://hoangsa.danang.gov.vn. The e-portal offers readers information about the activities in Hoang Sa district, and related domestic and international news, as well as documents and historical and legal evidence affirming Vietnam’s sovereignty over the Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagos.
A total of VND5.18 trillion (US$265.64 million) will be allocated to State-owned companies for infrastructure development in 2011, the Ministry of Planning and Investment has announced. Of that figure, VND3.5 trillion will go to the Viet Nam Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam), VND45 billion to the Viet Nam National Shipping Lines (Vinalines), VND1.33 trillion to the Viet Nam Railway Corporation (VRC), VND215 billion to the Viet Nam Electricity (EVN) and VND60 billion to the Viet Nam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT). Thoi Bao Kinh Te Viet Nam (Vietnam Economic Times) Wild bull, elephants spotted in forest The Forest Protection Division…... [read more]
Chanh requested China to stop all those activities to maintain peace, friendship, and cooperation between the two nations and in the region. He voiced the objection after China’s Hainan provincial administration earlier announced that it will establish four people’s armed forces departments in the so-called Sansha city, which is in fact in Vietnam’s Hoang Sa archipelago and China conducted drills in Phu Lam Island in Hoang Sa. "Hoang Sa archipelago belongs to Vietnam, noting that China used force to occupy the archipelago on January 19, 1974. Since then, all activities conducted by China in the archipelago are illegal, violating Vietnam’s…... [read more]
Da Nang, January 9 (VNA) – The Chairman of the People’s Committee of Hoang Sa district of the central city of Da Nang on January 8 protested against China’s illegal activities in Vietnam’s Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago as well as in the East Sea. Chairman Vo Cong Chanh also demanded that China stop all those activities to maintain peace, friendship, and cooperation between the two countries and in the region. The official raised the objection after China’s Hainan provincial administration announced on January 6 that it will establish four people’s armed forces departments in the so-called Sansha city, which is…... [read more]
VietNamNet Bridge - A delegation of the US Consulate General led by Consul General Le Thanh An recently visited and held a working session with the Hoang Sa island district People's Committee. Dang Cong Ngu, Chairman of the Hoang Sa district People's Committee, briefed his guests on the local administration's operations and future development orientations. The US Consulate General voiced their support for peaceful settlement of sovereign disputes in the East Sea. They stressed the need for close cooperation between concerned parties to ensure sovereignty, peace, stability, maritime security and freedom, as well as normal trade liberalisation in the East…... [read more]
The website contains updated political, economic, and national defense information related to the Hoang Sa Islands and the East Sea, including their geographical location, natural conditions and the history of Vietnam’s sovereignty over the archipelago. It will also provide information on the Hoang Sa district People’s Committee activities and legal proof of Vietnam’s sovereignty over its sea and islands according to international law and historical documents and maps with articles and images proving that the Hoang Sa Islands are part of Vietnam. Dang Cong Ngu, Chairman of Hoang Sa district People’s Committee said he hopes the website would serve as…... [read more]