HANOI Vietnam has demanded that China remove an oil survey vessel and its escorts from the Southeast Asian country's exclusive economic zone, amid a month-long standoff in waters seen as a potential global flashpoint as the United States challenges Beijing's maritime claims.
HANOI/BANDAR LAMPUNG, Aug 15 Vietnam's domestic
coffee prices stayed unchanged on Thursday from a week ago amid
quiet trading activity, while the recent heavy rains in the
country's largest coffee-growing area did not cause any damage
to the crops.
HANOI A Chinese survey ship returned to Vietnam's exclusive economic zone off its coast on Tuesday, ship tracking data showed, less than a week after it left the area where vessels from the two countries were locked in a month-long standoff.
HANOI A Chinese survey ship embroiled in a tense month-long standoff with Vietnamese vessels has left Vietnam's continental shelf, the Southeast Asian country's foreign ministry confirmed on Thursday.
(This July 31 story is refiled to correct attribution in paragraphs 11, 12 and 16, and clarifies power purchase capacity in paragraph 12.)
HANOI, July 31 Vietnam will contend with severe
power shortages from 2021 as electricity demand outpaces the
construction of new power plants in the Southeast Asian country,
Vietnam's Ministry of Industry and Trade told Reuters on
HANOI A Vietnamese fishermen's group has called on the government to take stronger measures for the removal of a Chinese oil survey vessel that Vietnam accuses of violating its sovereignty in the South China Sea.
HANOI, July 23 Vietnam's Binh Son Refining and
Petrochemical will import 2 million to 3 million
barrels of U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude in the
second half of this year for its Dung Quat refinery, a company
executive said on Tuesday.
SEOUL South Korea's Hana Bank has agreed to buy a 15% stake in the Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam (BIDV) for 1 trillion won ($850 million), its parent Hana Financial Group said on Monday.
HANOI Vietnam on Friday accused a Chinese oil survey vessel and its escorts of violating its sovereignty and demanded that China remove the ships from Vietnamese waters.