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  1. News - China - VIETNAM

    Taipei sends delegation to seek compensation from Vietnam

    Posted May 21st 2014, 04:38am by Lawrence Chung

    ... relevant departments, including the economic, finance, foreign, labour, insurance and health ministries. The delegation would assess losses, including those caused by suspension of operations, ...

  2. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Rumours in Vietnam blame outside forces for deadly anti-Chinese riots

    Posted May 21st 2014, 11:18pm by Satish Cheney

    ... spontaneously. The riots broke out amid public anger at Chinese sovereignty claims in the South China Sea, and targeted hundreds of factories, although only a minority of them were Chinese-owned. If you ...

  3. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Anti-China riots in Vietnam ease after 1,400 protesters arrested

    Posted May 16th 2014, 11:52pm by Patrick Boehler, Teddy Ng, Keira Lu Huang

    ... on the outskirts of Ho Chi Minh City, police arrested 950 protesters. In Dong Nai province, police detained 224 rioters. They faced charges of causing public disorder and damaging property damage, ...

  4. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Vietnam stifles new demonstrations after China evacuates nationals

    Posted May 18th 2014, 04:57pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... of foreign-owned businesses last week, killing two Chinese nationals and injuring about 140. While China’s deployment of the giant rig is seen in Vietnam as a grave provocation, the ferocious public ...

  5. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Ethnic Chinese live in fear as looting and violence strike Vietnam factories

    Posted May 17th 2014, 09:31am by Patrick Boehler

    ... Vietnamese factories have been attacked. “Some people even made use of the riots to steal assets from the companies,” Tuoi Tre, a publication of the Communist Youth League in Ho Chi Minh City ...

  6. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Vietnam arrests demonstrators in renewed anti-Chinese protests

    Posted May 18th 2014, 01:20pm by Staff Reporter and AP

    ... in the protests, and public anger was such that violence was a possibility. By Tuesday and Wednesday, the protests had morphed into riots targeting factories believed to be owned by Chinese companies. Many ... are one of the few opportunities for public gatherings in Vietnam and also attract dissident groups, who often claim Hanoi is too soft on Beijing. Several well-known activists said they had been ...

  7. News - China - VIETNAM

    Vietnam allows anti-China protest over oil rig in disputed territory

    Posted May 11th 2014, 03:00pm by AP

    ... in the contested South China Sea that has triggered a tense stand-off and raised fears of confrontation. The country's authoritarian leaders keep a very tight grip on public gatherings for fear they could attract anti-government protesters. This time, they appeared to give in to public anger that also provided them with the opportunity to register their own indignation at Beijing. ...

  8. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Vietnam PM urges nation to ‘defend fatherland’s sovereignty’ in row with China

    Posted May 16th 2014, 02:04pm by Associated Press in Hanoi

    ... down on public protests of any sort, but have allowed them this time. The unrest has been subject to a media blackout, but reporters and television stations have been permitted to cover ...

  9. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Looming street protests over China a test for Vietnam

    Posted May 10th 2014, 02:04pm by AP

    ... leaders in a difficult position as they calculate how far to allow public protests that could turn into demonstrations against their own authoritarian rule. At one level, the ruling Communist ... near the rig off the Paracel Islands in the South China Sea. But Vietnam's government instinctively distrusts public gatherings of any sort, much less ones that risk posing a threat ...

  10. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Vietnam sentences blogger to 15 months in prison for criticising state

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 09:00pm by AFP

    ... domestic and international public opinion by staging yet another political trial of a peaceful critic," said Brad Adams, HRW's Asia director. Rights groups said lawyers, bloggers ...




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