Ben Tre cracks down on fishing vessels violating foreign waters Society

Ben Tre cracks down on fishing vessels violating foreign waters

Vice Chairman of the Ben Tre People’s Committee Nguyen Minh Canh has requested relevant departments, sectors, and districts in the Mekong Delta province to drastically crack down on illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU) fishing in a bid to curb local vessels’ illegal operations in foreign waters.
Kien Giang works hard to combat IUU fishing Society

Kien Giang works hard to combat IUU fishing

The Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang is focusing on implementing a series of synchronous measures to inspect, monitor and control fishing activities in a bid to stop illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing by Vietnamese ships in foreign waters by 2022.
Ben Tre reports reduction in illegal fishing in foreign waters Society

Ben Tre reports reduction in illegal fishing in foreign waters

The number of fishing vessels of the Mekong Delta province of Ben Tre committing illegal fishing in foreign waters in the first six months of 2021 fell 52.4 percent year-on-year, according to the provincial steering committee for illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing prevention (Steering Committee 689).
PM requests tighter information coordination to fight IUU fishing Society

PM requests tighter information coordination to fight IUU fishing

The Prime Minister on June 24 issued a directive on inter-sectoral coordination between ministries, sectors and the People’s Committees of 28 coastal localities in exchanging and handling information so as to prevent and put an end to illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU) fishing in foreign waters.
Deputy PM orders more efforts in IUU fishing prevention Environment

Deputy PM orders more efforts in IUU fishing prevention

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has asked ministries, sectors and 28 coastal localities to focus on implementing directions and guidelines relating to illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing prevention, thus effectively realising European Council’s recommendations in the field.
Quang Ngai prevents illegal fishing in foreign waters Society

Quang Ngai prevents illegal fishing in foreign waters

The central coastal province of Quang Ngai has deployed tough measures to stop illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing in foreign waters, especially after the European Commission (EC) issued a “yellow card” warning to the country’s fishery sector.
Ba Ria-Vung Tau races to combat IUU fishing Society

Ba Ria-Vung Tau races to combat IUU fishing

The southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau is racing to address IUU fishing as there is only more than a month left before the deadline to show progress to the European Commission in solving the problem.
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.