The Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) and the Vietnam Coast Guard High Command will join hands to fight illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing, per a Memorandum of Understanding inked between the two sides on October 24.
The US Coast Guard has transferred a high endurance cutter to the Vietnam Coast Guard during a ceremony in Honolulu on May 25 morning local time, the US Embassy in Hanoi said on May 26.
Officers and soldiers of the Vietnam Coast Guard ship 8004 engaged in various exchange activities with the China Coast Guard in the Chinese province of Hainan on May 10, Quan doi Nhan dan (People’s Army) daily reported.
Vessel CSB-8004 carrying a delegation of the Vietnam Coast Guard High Command arrived at Xiuying Port in Haikou city, China’s Hainan province, on May 9, beginning an exchange programme with China’s Coast Guard.
The coast guards of Vietnam and China conducted a joint fishery patrol on shared fishing grounds in the Tonkin Gulf from April 18-20, Quan doi Nhan dan (People’s Army) daily reported.
The Vietnam Coast Guard has received another multi-functional vessel in a move to defend the country’s maritime sovereignty.
The Vietnam Coast Guard has received two high-speed patrol vessels and a multi-purpose transport ship in a bid to strengthen its capacity to defend the country’s maritime sovereignty, the Vietnam Coast Guard said on its website on July 16.
China has sent eight ships and two helicopters to help Vietnam find a CASA coast guard plane that crashed with nine people aboard while looking for the missing Su-30 fighter jet and pilot.
Having the largest fleet of offshore fishing vessels, the central province of Binh Dinh has implemented a line-up of measures to help local fishermen locate fishing areas and avoid violating foreign territorial waters.
VOV.VN - Training vessel BADARO from the Republic of Korea (RoK)’s Coast Guard Academy anchored at Tien Sa port in the central city of Danang on May 3 for a four-day friendship visit.
(VOV) - Vietnam and US armed forces will further enhance cooperation, especially in training, information sharing and law performance in the sea.
The High Command of the Vietnam Coast Guard (VCG) was bestowed the title “Hero of the People’s Armed Forces in the Reform Period” at a ceremony marking its 17th founding anniversary in Hanoi on August 28.
(VOV) - On August 14, the Vietnam Coast Guard convened the fourth Party Congress for the 2015-2020 tenure in Hanoi with permanent member of the Party Central Committee’s Military Commission and Deputy Defence Minister Senior Lieutenant General Nguyen Thanh Cung in attendance.
(VOV) -A multipurpose ship with advanced design has been handed over to Vietnam Coast Guard aiming to increase the patrol capacity on territorial waters.
The Vietnam Coast Guard (VCG) of Zone 4 on July 27 was given a high-speed patrol boat, the fifth of its kind built by Hong Ha Shipbuilding Co., about one month after the vessel was handed over to the High Command of the Vietnam Coast Guard at the firm’s facility in the northern city of Hai Phong.
(VOV) - The Vietnam Coast Guard (VCG) received two modern vessels – CSB 9004 and CSB 8002 at Danang port on July 9.
(VOV) - Indian Coast Guard Ship Samudra Paheredar with 122 officers and crew members on board has docked at Da Nang port, beginning an official visit to Vietnam from October 14-16.
(VOV) - State President Truong Tan Sang on July 1 paid a visit to Vietnam’s coast guard and fisheries surveillance forces at the Vietnam Coast Guard (VCG)’s information centre in Hanoi.
(VOV) - Loewall Uyen Nhu, an Overseas Vietnamese (OV) residing in Australia, has donated nearly VND50 million to the Vietnam Coast Guard Force that are protecting national sea and island sovereignty.
(VOV) - Deputy Defence Minister Nguyen Chi Vinh has extended an invitation to Chinese media to participate in field trips into Vietnam’s territorial waters where China has illegally placed its oil rig Haiyang Shiyou-981 to learn the truth behind their slanderous allegations.