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Philippines, Vietnam boost ties as China sea disputes fester

Nov 17, 2015 - 9:05 PM

President Aquino also takes the opportunity to get Vietnam s support on the prospective inclusion of the Philippines in the Trans Pacific Partnership an economic agreement between Pacific Rim countries

President Benigno S. Aquino III witnesses Socialist Republic of Vietnam President Truong Tan Sang sign the Palace Guest Book at the Reception Hall of the Malacañan Palace for the bilateral meeting on Tuesday (November 17, 2015), at the sidelines of the APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting. Diplomatic relations between Vietnam and the Philippines date back since July 12, 1976 and from then on, the two countries have established good relations in the areas of politics, economics, trade investments, agriculture, security and defense among others. (Photo by Rolando Mailo/ Malacañang Photo Bureau)

APEC Look back: Where were 2015 APEC world leaders in 1996?

Nov 14, 2015 - 9:30 AM

Rappler lists what the heads of state of APEC member economies were doing back when the Philippines first hosted the high level meetings in 1996

China's Xi heads to Vietnam as anger brews over visit

Nov 05, 2015 - 10:08 AM

The communist neighbors have long celebrated their political and economic ties but in recent years tensions have flared in a decades old feud over island chains in the contested waters

Chinese President Xi Jinping at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China, January 30 2015. Fred Dufour/File/EPA

Obama urges Vietnam leader to promote freedoms

Jul 26, 2013 - 12:19 AM

Obama calls on Vietnam President Truong Tan Sang to strengthen freedom of speech and religion in his country

‘VERY CANDID.’ US President Barack Obama and President Truong Tan Sang (L) of Vietnam hold meetings in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, DC. AFP/Saul Loeb

Vietnam leader faces rights pressure on rare US visit

Jul 24, 2013 - 10:33 AM

President Truong Tan Sang will become only the second Vietnamese head of state to visit the White House since the countries normalized ties

In this file photo, Vietnamese President Truong Tan Sang delivers a speech during the 40th anniversary celebrations of Paris Peace Accords in Hanoi, Vietnam, 25 January 2013. Photo by EPA/Luong Thai Linh

China, Vietnam set up dispute hotline - report

Jun 20, 2013 - 2:55 PM

China and Vietnam have agreed to set up a hotline to resolve disputes in the South China Sea

TO VIETNAM-CHINA TIES. Vietnamese President Truong Tan Sang (L) and Chinese President Xi Jinping (R) toast to each other after attending a signing ceremony at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China, 19 June 2013. Photo by Mark Ralston/Pool/EPA

Vietnamese president meets Ramon Ang, SMC execs

Dec 08, 2011 - 8:00 AM

San Miguel Corporation president and COO Ramon Ang and other top company executives paid a visit to Vietnamese President Truong Tan Sang at the Sofitel Philippine Plaza on Oct 27 2011