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Friday, February 3, 2023
Tags: the 40th
Forty years since adoption of UNCLOS: Vietnams contributions to maritime delineation Forty years since adoption of UNCLOS: Vietnam’s contributions to maritime delineation
The United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS), that codified and progressively developed international law in the maritime domain, has received wide recognition and support from the international community. To the 40th anniversary, December 10, 2022, the Convention has been ratified by 167 countries and the European Union (EU), 150 countries have become parties to the Agreement relating to the Implementation of Part XI of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea of December 10, 1982, and 90 countries have acceded to the Agreement for the Implementation of the Provisions of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea of December 10, 1982 relating to the Conservation and Management of Straddling Fish Stocks and Highly Migratory Fish Stocks, adopted on August 4, 1995.
UNCLOS significant to Vietnams long-term development UNCLOS significant to Vietnam’s long-term development
Ambassador Dang Hoang Giang, Permanent Representative of Vietnam to the United Nations, has highlighted the significance of the 1982 UN Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS), creating an environment of peace and stability as well as assisting the long-term development of Vietnam.
UNCLOS holds historic significance to all humankind: ambassador UNCLOS holds historic significance to all humankind: ambassador
Vietnamese Ambassador Dang Hoang Giang underlined the historic significance of the 1982 United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) to all humankind, while representing more than 40 member states of the UNCLOS Group of Friends at a meeting in New York on December 8.
National Assembly Chairman meets Cambodian Prime Minister National Assembly Chairman meets Cambodian Prime Minister
National Assembly (NA) Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue met Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen on November 20, as part of his official visit to Cambodia and attendance of the 43rd General Assembly of the ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA-43).
International conference on East Sea highlights peace recovery International conference on East Sea highlights peace, recovery
The 14th international conference on the East Sea has shown that the East Sea is not a closed sea but plays a central role, connecting the Indian Ocean and the Pacific Ocean, said acting Director of the Diplomatic Academy of Vietnam Pham Lan Dung in her speech concluding the event in the central city of Da Nang on November 17.
PM Pham Minh Chinh meets with US President Joe Biden in Phnom Penh PM Pham Minh Chinh meets with US President Joe Biden in Phnom Penh
Vietnamese Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh met with US President Joe Biden on November 12 within the framework of the 40th and 41st ASEAN Summits and Related Summits in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
Vietnam hopes for UNs further support in policymaking: PM Vietnam hopes for UN's further support in policymaking: PM
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh told United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Antonio Guterres that Vietnam hopes for more support from the global organization in the process of monetary and financial policy design, during their meeting in Phnom Penh on November 11.
PM attends ASEAN Summits with partners PM attends ASEAN Summits with partners
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh led a Vietnamese delegation to attend ASEAN Summits with partners like China, the Republic of Korea and the United Nations, within the framework of the 40th, 41st ASEAN Summits and related meetings in Phnom Penh, Cambodia on November 11.
PM joins first activities of ASEAN Summits PM joins first activities of ASEAN Summits
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh and leaders of ASEAN member states attended Interfaces with representatives of the ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA), ASEAN Youth Organization and ASEAN Business Advisory Council (ABAC) in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, on November 10.
Vietnam Cambodia issue joint statement Vietnam, Cambodia issue joint statement
Vietnam and Cambodia on November 9 issued a joint statement on the occasion of Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh’s two-day official visit to Cambodia, affirming the resolve to further consolidate and develop their friendship and cooperation in an increasingly substantive and effective manner.

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