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Monday, September 24, 2018
Tags: South China Sea issue
Arbitral ruling in South China Sea will have long-term impacts: expert Arbitral ruling in South China Sea will have long-term impacts: expert
Two years ago, the United Nations delivered a historic verdict in the South China Sea territorial dispute between the Philippines and China, rendering China’s extensive claims over most of the sea baseless. Dr. Ha Anh Tuan, Director of the Center for Policy Analysis under the Institute for South China Sea Studies, writes to Vietnam News Agency on the legal implications of this ruling and its role in the path toward a final resolution.
Abiding by international law key to settle South China Sea issue Abiding by international law key to settle South China Sea issue
Two years after the arbitral tribunal ruling in favor of the Philippines’ South China Sea case and rejecting China’s so-called nine-dash line, disputes continue to rage even as China and ASEAN formally enter negotiations toward a Code of Conduct framework.
Haiyang Shiyou 981 chess move and consequences in the East Sea Haiyang Shiyou 981 chess move and consequences in the East Sea
On May 1, 2014, the China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC) deployed the semi-submersible oil rig Haiyang Shiyou 981 (HS 981) for exploratory mission at the co-ordinate of 15°29’58” North latitude and 111°12’06” East longitude, which continues to operate until August 15, 2014.
Haiyang Shiyou 981 chess move and consequences in the East Sea Haiyang Shiyou 981 chess move and consequences in the East Sea
On May 1, 2014, the China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC) deployed the semi-submersible oil rig Haiyang Shiyou 981 (HS 981) for exploratory mission at the co-ordinate of 15°29’58” North latitude and 111°12’06” East longitude, which continues to operate until August 15, 2014.
Conflict resolution and dispute settlement in the South China Sea region Conflict resolution and dispute settlement in the South China Sea region
Excerpts from the paper prepared for the 5th International Workshop: “The South China Sea: Cooperation for Regional Security and Development” organized by the Diplomatic Academy of Vietnam and Vietnam Lawyers Association in Hanoi, 10-12 November 2013
Settlement of Vietnams border disputes: Favorable Conditions for Stability and Development Settlement of Vietnam’s border disputes: Favorable Conditions for Stability and Development*
Since the early 1990s, Vietnam has emerged as an active actor in settling border disputes by peaceful means in the region. During a period spanning only slightly longer than a decade Vietnam has completed the talks on six land and maritime disputes with Malaysia, Thailand, China, Indonesia, and Cambodia.

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