Coastal provinces coordinate in monitoring fishing boats Business

Coastal provinces coordinate in monitoring fishing boats

Eight Mekong Delta and south central coastal provinces in Vietnam have signed a coordination agreement on the management of fishing vessels in a bid to have the European Commission (EC)’s “yellow card” warning on illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU) fishing lifted.
Vietnam works to stop illegal fishing Society

Vietnam works to stop illegal fishing

Vietnam has been actively working to implement the European Commission (EC)’s recommendations since it announced a yellow card on Vietnamese fisheries on October 23 last year.
ICFO supports Vietnamese fishermen Society

ICFO supports Vietnamese fishermen

Chairman of the International Cooperative Fisheries Organisation (ICFO) Kim Im-Kweon has agreed to provide 10,000 USD to support fisheries cooperatives and fishermen in Vietnam’s central coastal provinces of Khanh Hoa, Phu Yen and Ninh Thuan, which were severely affected by the recent typhoon Damrey.
Tuna value likely to drop in Q2 Business

Tuna value likely to drop in Q2

Vietnam would continue to decrease tuna's export value in the second quarter of this year, partly due to its falling price on the world market, the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) forecast.
Vietnam Fisheries International Exhibition opens Business

Vietnam Fisheries International Exhibition opens

The 2014 Vietnam Fisheries International Exhibition (Vietfish 2014), the most prestigious of this kind in Vietnam, kicked off in Ho Chi Minh City on August 6, attracting the participation of more than 170 local and international businesses and organisations.
China sends six military ships to oil rig’s site Society

China sends six military ships to oil rig’s site

China on July 11 sent six military ships to the site where its rig Haiyang Shiyou-981 is illegally standing inside Vietnam’s continental shelf and exclusive economic zone, according to the Vietnam Fisheries Surveillance Department.
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Ex-youth volunteers condemn China’s illegal acts in East Sea

The Ex-Youth Volunteers’ Association has strongly opposed China’s illegal placement of its Haiyang Shiyou-981 oil rig in Vietnam’s continent shelf and exclusive economic zone, expressing its deep concern about China’s wrong acts that threaten peace, stability, security and navigation and aviation freedom in the East Sea.