Danh mục: VN-EU

Can Vietnam’s aspirations for sea power by 2045 come true?

Vietnam has set a target of becoming a sea power by 2045 in the context of depleting coastal seafood resources, oil and gas exploration and exploitation are in difficulty due to sovereignty disputes in the East Sea (South China Sea)…
Biden’s foreign policy and South China Sea issue

President Trump, President elected Biden and policy towards China Since winning more than 270 electoral votes, President-elect Joe Biden has contacted leaders of allied countries, pledging to mend partnerships that have been dented over the past few years, and reasserted…
Myanmar, Aung San Suu Kyi, and lessons for Vietnam

Before being arrested by the coup forces, Aung San Suu Kyi acted as the State Counsellor of the government led by the majority of the National League for Democracy. I suddenly recalled back in 2009, when I had just arrived…
German lawmaker shocked because Dr. Pham Chi Dung does not appeal

German lawmaker Renate Künast said Pham Chi Dung “did not conduct propaganda against the state” “Today, I was shocked to hear that Mr. Pham Chi Dung does not want to appeal to the inhumane verdict,” German lawmaker Renate Künast announced…
How are US-Vietnam relations after Mr. Biden became President?

What the US-Vietnam bilateral relationship will be and what can be expected when President Joe Biden took office? At a discussion on Thursday roundtable on January 21, 2021, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Jonathan London, an American scholar from Leiden University in…
Magnitsky Act: New pressure on Vietnam

Many politicians around the world have repeatedly called on the Vietnamese government to respect human rights and stop all arrests and persecution of dissidents. The letter from the eight US congressmen to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Secretary of…
Vietnamese workers in Thailand, Laos and Cambodia in COVID-19 pandemic

From mid-November 2020, when COVID-19 showed signs of rapid recurrence in Myanmar, then to Thailand and other countries, jobs and lives of Vietnamese migrant workers in Thailand, Cambodia, and Laos continue to be severely affected. Citing Thailand’s Ministry of the…
Reviewing the world and Vietnam in 2020?

During 2020, there are numerous events with great concerns about the world and Vietnam. A number of guests of BBC News Vietnamese at the end of the year shared their views. From Kent, UK, BBC World Service journalist Nguyen Giang…
Review tensions in the South China Sea in 2020

  In 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic hits many countries around the world. While other countries are concerned about the fight against the epidemic, China still carries out aggressive and threatening actions in the South China Sea (Vietnamese call it the…