Vietnam to promote shrimp exports to EU next year Business

Vietnam to promote shrimp exports to EU next year

The EU is a potential market for Vietnam's shrimp industry next year because it is the largest shrimp market in the world, while the shrimp production of this bloc has not met its demand, according to domestic seafood experts.
Fishing banned in Gulf of Thailand World

Fishing banned in Gulf of Thailand

The Thai government has banned fishing in part of the Gulf of Thailand from June to September, to allow marine species to recover their numbers.
Thailand calls on ASEAN to join in eradicating IUU World

Thailand calls on ASEAN to join in eradicating IUU

As Chair of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in 2019, Thailand will mae eradicating Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) fishing a priority, said Deputy Prime Minister of Thailand Prawit Wongsuwon.
Thailand, EU hold meeting on IUU fishing World

Thailand, EU hold meeting on IUU fishing

Even though the EU has lifted the ’yellow card’ issued as a warning to Thailand over IUU fishing, the Thai government remains committed to the cause and has proposed the idea of establishing an ASEAN IUU Task Force to address the issue regionally.
Mekong Delta provinces to boost shark catfish trade Business

Mekong Delta provinces to boost shark catfish trade

For the shark catfish sector in the Mekong Delta region to develop sustainably, authorities need to regulate output and quality and the use of chemicals more stringently and prevent unauthorised farming, said Le Hoang Vu, head of Dong Thap province’s Sub-department of Fisheries.
Over 7.6 tonnes of fish fry released in An Giang Environment

Over 7.6 tonnes of fish fry released in An Giang

Over 7.6 tonnes of fish fry of various kinds and 180,500 breeding fish of indigenous species were released into Vam Nao river, part of Hau river, in Cho Moi district, the Mekong Delta province of An Giang on August 24.
PPP promotes sustainable fisheries development Videos

PPP promotes sustainable fisheries development

The Mekong Delta is Vietnam’s seafood production and export hub but the region still faces many challenges, such as disease outbreaks and difficulties in meeting market requirements for food origin.
Quang Tri joins national efforts to combat illegal fishing Society

Quang Tri joins national efforts to combat illegal fishing

The central coastal province of Quang Tri has enhanced surveillance of offshore fishing vessels as part of efforts to prevent illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing, especially after the European Commission (EC) issued a “yellow card” warning to the country’s fishery sector.
Thailand stops import of Indian shrimps World

Thailand stops import of Indian shrimps

The Thai Government on December 21 officially imposed a ban on shrimp imports from India for three months over concerns about the spreading of infectious Myonecrosis virus (IMNV) which causes muscle necrosis in shrimps.