Thanh Hoa: fishermen learn sea law Society

Thanh Hoa: fishermen learn sea law

A training course on legal regulations on seas and islands was held in the north central coastal province of Thanh Hoa on May 3, seeking to raise local fishermen’s awareness of abiding by the sea-related law and protecting sea resources.
Aquaculture sector faces challenges Business

Aquaculture sector faces challenges

The aquaculture sector makes up nearly 10 bln USD in exports each year but the sector is facing several challenges, including the threat of completely losing markets for Vietnamese tra fish products.
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.
Brunei’s Sultan concludes Vietnam visit Politics

Brunei’s Sultan concludes Vietnam visit

Sultan of Brunei Haji Hassanal Bolkiah on March 28 concluded his three-day state-level visit to Vietnam, which was made at the invitation of Party General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong.
Prime Minister meets with foreign leaders in Davos Politics

Prime Minister meets with foreign leaders in Davos

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc had bilateral meetings with many foreign leaders and business executives on January 24 (local time) on the sidelines of the annual conference of the World Economic Forum (WEF) 2019 in Davos.
Thailand expects bright fisheries future World

Thailand expects bright fisheries future

Thailand’s Fisheries Department expects a bright future for the local fisheries industry after the European Commission took Thailand off a group of "warned countries" in recognition of its “progress” in tackling illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing.
Prime Minister welcomes European Parliament Vice President Politics

Prime Minister welcomes European Parliament Vice President

Vietnam has always considered cooperation between its National Assembly and the European Parliament (EP) an important pillar of bilateral relations, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc affirmed while receiving EP Vice President Heidi Hautala in Hanoi on January 7.
European Parliament delegation visits Vietnam Politics

European Parliament delegation visits Vietnam

Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Nguyen Xuan Cuong had a bilateral meeting in Hanoi on January 7 with Vice President of the European Parliament (EP) Heidi Hautala who is leading an EP working delegation to Vietnam from January 7-9.