Vietnam’s sea and island sovereignty popularised at Osaka fair


Tokyo (VNA) – Vietnam has arranged a booth designated to popularise the protection of its sovereignty over Truong Sa (Spratly) and Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelagos at a Vietnamese food and consumer goods fair in Osaka, Japan.

Posters, documents and photos displayed at the booth (Photo: VNA)
Posters, documents and photos displayed at the booth (Photo: VNA)

The trade fair was co-hosted by the Vietnamese Consulate General in Osaka and the non-governmental organisation Japan-Vietnam friendship association on August 27 and 28.

Large posters, documents, photos and video clips showing historic evidence affirming Vietnam's sovereignty over the Truong Sa and Hoang Sa archipelagos were displayed at the pavilion.

The event was attended by various Vietnamese and Japanese producers, importers and exporters of consumer goods as well as Vietnamese restaurants in Japan.

National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines was among exhibitors to introduce Vietnam’s destinations to local visitors.

The fair also featured music performances staged by Vietnamese and Japanese artists./.


China requested to respect Vietnam's sovereignty over Hoang Sa archipelago


(QNO) - Hanoi (VNA) – Vice Spokeswoman of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Pham Thu Hang on July 21 stressed the demand that China respect Vietnam’s sovereignty over the Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago.