Citizen protection measures carried out for detained fishermen Politics

Citizen protection measures carried out for detained fishermen

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has directed the Vietnam Embassy in Malaysia to work with Vietnamese and Malaysian competent agencies in handling the case related to Malaysia’s detaining of two fishing boats and 21 fishermen of Vietnam and carry out necessary citizen protection measures, said the ministry’s spokeswoman Le Thi Thu Hang.
Malaysia investigates attack on Thai tanker ASEAN

Malaysia investigates attack on Thai tanker

The Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) has formed a group to probe the pirate attack on a tanker carrying 3.8 million litres of diesel owned by a Thai company in waters off Kuantan, Malaysia on June 23.
Malaysia arrests 20 Vietnamese fishermen Society

Malaysia arrests 20 Vietnamese fishermen

The Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) on October 12 seized a boat with 20 Vietnamese fishermen onboard for allegedly entering waters 26 nautical miles from Tanjung Sedili to the southeast.
Missing oil tanker found, not hijacked World

Missing oil tanker found, not hijacked

Malaysian authorities said on August 17 that the MT Vier Harmoni, which was reported missing the day before, had been found, adding that it was not hijacked.
Oil tanker hijacked off Malaysia World

Oil tanker hijacked off Malaysia

An oil tanker carrying 900,000 litres of diesel was hijacked after leaving a Malaysian port, according to the Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA).
Vietnam boats save foreigners at sea Society

Vietnam boats save foreigners at sea

Two Spanish nationals, a Hong Kong (China) national, and a Malaysian, who reportedly went missing at sea, were saved by Vietnamese fishing boats, Malaysian officials said on May 12.
Malaysia detains 14 more Vietnamese fishermen ASEAN

Malaysia detains 14 more Vietnamese fishermen

The Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) captured a Vietnamese fishing vessel with 14 crew members on April 17 accused of illegally fishing in waters off Tok Bali, Kelantan state.
Malaysia detains 23 Vietnamese fishermen Society

Malaysia detains 23 Vietnamese fishermen

The Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) detained 23 Vietnamese fishermen on April 8 on the charge of illegally fishing in the waters off Terengganu and Pahang states.