VOV.VN - The Vietnamese Embassy in the US in conjunction with the National Fisheries Institute (NFI) of the US, held an exchange with NFI members in Washington DC on September 17 on the occasion of the NFI’s policy consultation week with the US Congress.
Vice Chairman of the National Assembly (NA) Phung Quoc Hien on October 30 received a delegation of the European Parliament (EP)’s Committee on Fisheries led by MEP and Committee Spokesman Gabriel Mato.
VOV.VN - It is a favourable time for Vietnam and the South American nation of Ecuador to boost trade and investment ties, said Vietnamese Ambassador to Chile and Ecuador Nguyen Ngoc Son at a Vietnam-Ecuador Business Forum held in the Ecuadorian capital of Quito on October 16.
VOV.VN - Vietnam’s seafood exports to the Middle East and Africa last year reached US$254 million and US$95.2 million, respectively, according to the Asia-Africa Market Department (AAMD) under the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
The Trade Ministry of the Republic of Korea has announced that it will hold a second meeting of a government-civilian panel to discuss winning major projects from the United Arab Emirates and Vietnam on June 22.
April 23, 2018 marked the deadline of the six-month period given to Vietnam to improve performance in preventing illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing under the European Commission (EC)’s yellow card warning.
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development will strive to achieve agricultural growth of at least 3 percent and earn roughly US$40 billion from exports this year.
Vietnam has become one of the top five exporters of aquatic products in the world thanks to the development of the fisheries sector over the past years.
A conference has been held in central Thanh Hoa province to review the update of the national fisheries database (Vnfishbase) so as to expand the system to 20 remaining coastal provinces.
VOV.VN - A three day expo showcasing primarily fish and fishery products of Vietnam running Aug. 29-31 has opened as planned at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre in Ho Chi Minh City.
The fisheries sector needs to clear barriers for tra fish in the US, the European Union (EU) and China, said Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Vu Van Tam.
A total of 671 fishing vessels were built under Decree No. 67/2014/ND-CP on policies for fisheries development as of May 31, this year.
Oyster farming has really become a major source of income for farmers living in Long Son island commune in the southern coastal province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau. Ironically, they have developed this aquaculture industry accidentally while rearing other fisheries sources.
The 9th Summit of Cambodia-Laos-Vietnam Development Triangle Area (CLV-9), which closed on November 24, focused on how to boost connectivity among the three countries within the cooperation mechanism, said Deputy Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen The Phuong.
Vietnam and Indonesia will set up a hotline to handle emerging incidents at sea as agreed during a visit to Indonesia by Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Vu Van Tam.
The governments of Vietnam and Indonesia are proposed to extend by five years the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on navigation and fisheries cooperation inked by the two countries in January 2010.
The Vietnam Pangasius Association launched a trading website and a farming e-map of Tra fish at a ceremony in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on July 27.
The central city of Da Nang will be developed as one of the six fishing centres across the country, as part of the Master plan on fisheries development to 2020 with a vision towards 2030.
VOV.VN - Foreign investors have pledged to invest US$53.1 million in eight new projects and the same number of ongoing ones in agri-forestry and fisheries in the first half of this year, up 86.5% in invested capital and 62.5% in the number of projects against the same period last year.
VOV.VN - In recent talks with the US, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) underlined the need to boost exports of non-traditional products in the agriculture, forestry and fisheries industries as part of the diversification of the national economy.