Vietnam, Thailand issue joint statement Politics

Vietnam, Thailand issue joint statement

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and a high-ranking delegation of Vietnam paid an official visit to Thailand from August 17-19 at the invitation of Prime Minister of Thailand Prayut Chan-ocha.
Vietnam pledges to prevent illegal fishing Society

Vietnam pledges to prevent illegal fishing

Vietnam pledges to step up collaboration efforts with the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Centre (SEAFDEC)’s member nations in preventing and detering illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU).
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Thai folk fishermen voice support for Gov’t IUU fishing

The Association of Thai Fisherfolk Federation (ATFF) on July 3 issued an urgent statement in favour of the government’s effort to eradicate illegal fishing in Thailand, and also announced relief plans to help the public affected by the banned sailing of illegal vessels.
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US, ASEAN to elevate relationship

The US and the Association of the Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) have agreed to work towards elevating the relationship to a strategic partnership in time for the East Asia Summit (EAS) in November.
Tuna exports experience mixed trend Business

Tuna exports experience mixed trend

Tuna exports doubled year on year to almost 100 million USD so far this year, enjoying multi-fold surges in traditional markets such as the US and Canada but suffering a drop in the European Union.
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EC decision to affect Vietnam’s seafood exports

Vietnam ’s seafood exports will certainly be influenced by the strict requirements stated in the European Commission (EC)’s Regulation 1005, to take effect in January 2010, said a Vietnamese official.