Soc Trang protects marine fish stocks Environment

Soc Trang protects marine fish stocks

Soc Trang province reported that it has achieved outstanding results in conserving fisheries resources by effectively preventing the use of banned fishing methods and increasing public awareness of the need for protecting fish stocks.
Vietnam commits to observing 1982 UNCLOS  Politics

Vietnam commits to observing 1982 UNCLOS

Vietnam commits to respecting and fully implementing regulations of the 1982 United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (1982 UNCLOS), said Ambassador Nguyen Phuong Nga, head of Vietnam’s permanent mission to the UN.
G7 Foreign Ministers express concern about East Sea situation World

G7 Foreign Ministers express concern about East Sea situation

The foreign ministers of the Group Seven (G7)- Cananda, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the UK and the US expressed concern about the situation in the East and South China seas in the communiqué issued following their meeting in Toronto early this week.
VASEP highlights risk of IUU fishing Business

VASEP highlights risk of IUU fishing

The Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) has urged seafood processors, importers and exporters to participate in the fight against illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing.
Kien Giang turns to island tourism Travel

Kien Giang turns to island tourism

Phan Thanh Phong, chief officer of Hai Tac (Pirate) Archipelago, 20km off the south-western coast, has a dream like all the other residents in the island commune.
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Khanh Hoa restricts inshore fishing activities

Fishermen in the central coast province of Khanh Hoa have been told to minimise their exploitation of fish stocks in a number of local lagoons and bays that have great ecological, tourism and economic value.