Agriculture establishes itself as important pillar of economy: PM Business

Agriculture establishes itself as important pillar of economy: PM

Agriculture has affirmed its role as an important pillar of the economy, helping build an independent and self-reliant economy with active, intensive, and effective integration into the world and bring a prosperous and happy life to people, according to Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh.
 Agriculture ministry asked to build 180-day action plan against IUU fishing Society

Agriculture ministry asked to build 180-day action plan against IUU fishing

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has asked the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) to build a 180-day action plan to combat illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing, as recommended by the European Commission (EC), and submit it to him and the Government for approval and issuance.
Fishing with responsibility Videos

Fishing with responsibility

Strictly complying with the fishing law, especially not violating foreign waters, is the result of changes in the awareness of Vietnamese fishermen in recent years when they see the need to be more responsible in fishing activities.
Relevant forces well coordinate in settling IUU violations Society

Relevant forces well coordinate in settling IUU violations

Greater efforts are needed to promptly detect, prevent, handle violations related to illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU) fishing, especially acts of brokerage to bring Vietnamese fishing vessels to foreign waters for illegal fishing, an official from the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development’s Directorate of Fisheries (DoF) has said.
Ninh Thuan fish catch rises Society

Ninh Thuan fish catch rises

Fishing boats in the south-central province of Ninh Thuan are expected to catch a total of 126,879 tonnes of seafood this year, up 2.5% from 2021.
 Tien Giang works hard on combating IUU fishing Society

Tien Giang works hard on combating IUU fishing

Authorities of the Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang have taken a wide range of measures to fight illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing as a part of the national efforts to remove the European Commission (EC)’s ‘yellow card’ warning against Vietnam’s seafood exports.
All illegal fishing activities to be punished strictly: deputy minister Society

All illegal fishing activities to be punished strictly: deputy minister

Vietnam will investigate and handle all cases of the country’s fishing vessels being arrested by foreign countries, strictly punish all acts related to illegal fishing in the foreign waters and name them on the mass media, according to Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Phung Duc Tien.
Khanh Hoa province makes progress in combating IUU fishing Society

Khanh Hoa province makes progress in combating IUU fishing

Thanks to fishermen’s improved awareness and the entire political system’s strong engagement, the central province of Khanh Hoa has received high evaluation from the European Commission (EC) delegation for its progress in fighting illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU) fishing.
Nghe An tackles IUU fishing Society

Nghe An tackles IUU fishing

Fishermen in the central coastal province of Nghe An have been striving to fight illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing in an effort to lift the European Commission (EC)'s “yellow card” warning against Vietnam’s seafood exports.
Tien Giang’s communications work on IUU fishing pays off Society

Tien Giang’s communications work on IUU fishing pays off

No cases of illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU) fishing have been recorded by Tien Giang province’s fishing vessels since the beginning of 2022, thanks to the Mekong Delta locality’s efforts to step up communications work to raise fishermen’s awareness, according to the provincial Department of Fisheries.
Ba Ria-Vung Tau working to remove EC’s yellow card on illegal fishing Videos

Ba Ria-Vung Tau working to remove EC’s yellow card on illegal fishing

Illegal fishing in foreign waters is a major problem for many localities in Vietnam with large fishing fleets. The southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau is now rolling out a host of measures to effectively handle the situation and have the EC’s “yellow card” on illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU) fishing removed.
Vietnam attaches importance to green development: PM Politics

Vietnam attaches importance to green development: PM

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh received European Commissioner for Environment, Oceans, and Fisheries Virginijus Sinkevičius in Ho Chi Minh City on November 28, affirming the importance Vietnam attaches to green development and the realisation of international commitments on forest, seas, oceans, and climate change fight.