Muti-purpose cultural house to be built in Truong Sa

Muti-purpose cultural house to be built in Truong Sa

Nhan Dan Online – A ground-breaking ceremony to mark the start of construction of a multi-purpose cultural house was held on Toc Tan B Island, under Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago on May 11. (May 12, 2013 23:08:00)


Government plans healthcare facilities for islands

  Nov 03, 2012 18:10:00
The Government plans to allocate VND8.2 trillion (US$390.5 million) to develop healthcare facilities on the country's islands, according to the Ministry of Health. 

Historic maps support VN's island sovereignty

  Oct 18, 2012 21:21:00
An American with Vietnamese origin will hand over 90 old maps published between 1826 and 1980, which contain further evidence of Vietnam ’s sovereignty over Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagoes, to Da Nang 's Institute for Socio-Economic Development (ISED) next month. 

Programme promotes national pride in sea and islands

  May 09, 2013 16:40:00
Nhan Dan – The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment announced yesterday that the Vietnam Sea and Islands Week will be held on June 7-8 in the central province of Ha Tinh with the theme ‘Joining Hands for the Country’s Sea and Islands’. 

National Steering Committee for sea, island healthcare set up

  May 06, 2013 13:57:00
The Prime Minister on May 3 signed a decision to establish the national steering committee for sea and island healthcare. 

Work starts on Ly Son island’s disaster-resistant community facility

  May 14, 2012 17:08:00
Nhan Dan – The construction of a disaster-resistant community house and An Hai Primary School began in An Hai commune, in the central province of Quang Ngai’s Ly Son island district on May 12. 

Tran Hung Dao statue unveiled on Truong Sa Islands

  May 07, 2012 23:29:00
Nhan Dan - A statute of the famous 13th century Vietnamese general Tran Hung Dao was unveiled on the Truong Sa (Spratly) Islands on May 6. 

Sea, Islands Week in Vung Tau

  Apr 28, 2012 19:22:00
The annual Vietnam Sea and Islands Week will take place in the southern city of Vung Tau from June 5 to 8, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment announced on April 27. 

Truong Sa archipelago liberation day celebrated

  Apr 16, 2012 17:48:00
A ceremony to mark the 37th anniversary of the liberation of the Truong Sa archipelago (April 29) was held in Sinh Ton commune, in Truong Sa island district, southern Khanh Hoa province on April 16. 

Ceremony honours fallen soldiers of Hoang Sa

  Apr 07, 2012 22:35:00
Nhan Dan - A ceremony to commemorate the soldiers and sailors of the Hoang Sa (Paracel) Flotilla was held on April 6 (the 16th day of the third lunar month) in the Ly Son island district of the central province of Quang Ngai. 

Dang family in Ly Son island honoured

  Apr 06, 2012 17:36:00
Nhan Dan - Representatives of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) granted a certificate of merit to the Dang clan in the Ly Son island district of the central province, Quang Ngai, on April 5. 

Seminar eyes sea and islands management

  Mar 28, 2012 17:03:00
Nhan Dan Online – An international seminar on ‘Information System for Sea and Islands Management’ was held in Hanoi on March 27 by the Vietnam Administration of Sea and Islands (VASI), the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment and the French Centre for Satellites Collecting and Location. 

Sperm-whale skeleton restored in Phu Quy Island

  Mar 22, 2012 16:57:00
Nhan Dan – The restoration of a sperm-whale skeleton has been completed on Phu Quy Island in the south central province of Binh Thuan by the Institute of Oceanography of Nha Trang 

OV in US support Truong Sa islanders

  Apr 04, 2012 17:31:00
Vietnamese nationals living and working in the US capital city of Washington DC have raised nearly US$8,000 to support the soldiers and people living on the Truong Sa (Spratly) Archipelago. 

Work on Ly Son Island national flag tower begins

  May 04, 2013 19:25:00
Nhan Dan Online - The organising board of the ‘Students for the Nation’s Sea and Islands 2013’ programme launched the construction of a national flag tower on Thoi Loi mountain, Ly Son Island district, in the central province of Quang Ngai on April 4.