VOV.VN -Border guards operating in the Cu Lao Chao Border Station stated on November 26 that they are currently beginning joint efforts with relevant units to search for a fisherman who has been reported missing off the coast of Quang Nam.
A fishing boat catching fire in the Republic of Korea (RoK)’s Jeju island on November 19 left one person dead and 11 other unaccounted for, including six from Vietnam.
VOV.VN -A fisherman has been successfully rescued, while six others have been reported missing following a fishing boat sinking at sea in Quang Binh, according to the Steering Committee for Disaster Prevention and Search and Rescue in Nghe An province.
VOV.VN -A total of 41 fishermen have been rescued following their fishing boat sinking in the waters off of the Truong Sa archipelago, otherwise known as the Spratly islands, according to border guard forces in Quang Nam province.
All of the six fishermen on board vessel BD 99999 TS that sunk off Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago in the early morning of July 30 were rescued later on the same day by another fishing boat, the fisheries bureau of the central province of Binh Dinh said.
VOV.VN -Border guards in Ba Ria Vung Tau province said they successfully completed an operation to save four fishermen on July 19 whose fishing vessel sank in the waters off of Con Dao island.
VOV.VN -A total of eight fishermen have been rescued following their fishing boat sinking at sea, according to the Steering Committee for Disaster Prevention and Search and Rescue in Binh Dinh province.
VOV.VN -One fisherman has been killed whilst nine others remain missing after a fishing boat collided with a cargo vessel.
VOV.VN -The Vietnam Maritime Search and Rescue Coordination Center (MRCC) declared that it had rescued 17 fishermen aboard their ship on May 26 following their vessel suffering from mechanical problems.
VOV.VN -The rescue ship of the Regional Maritime Search and Rescue Co-ordination Centre was able to rescue 16 sailors from two fishing vessels that were adrift 30 miles from Tri Ton island on May 8.
VOV.VN -A fishing vessel was rescued at sea off the coast of Hoang Sa island on April 30, saving the lives of the 52 fishermen on board. The Zone II Maritime Rescue Coordination Centre (Da Nang MRCC) sent out a rescue ship to help crew members after receiving an SOS message from a fishing boat coded QNa 90129 TS.
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) has urged authorities in Vietnam’s coastal localities to speed up the installation of satellite-positioning Movimar devices to monitor fishing boats.
VOV.VN -A fishing boat docked at the port of Tam Hai, in the central province of Quang Nam, suddenly caught fire last night.
VOV.VN - At 10:10 pm on August 5 the fishing boat No. NA 95959 suddenly caught fire while it was anchored in Quynh Lap Commune, Hoang Mai Town, Nghe An Province.
VOV.VN - Fishermen in Hai Hau district, Nam Dinh province have netted a bountiful catch of shrimp thanks to favourable weather.
The 22-year-old was on his last legs when another fishing boat appeared over the waves.
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh held phone talks with Indonesia’s Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi on July 28 on the information that an Indonesian naval ship chased and shot at a fishing boat of Vietnam, injuring two fishermen.
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) has ordered 27 coastal provinces across the country to examine the building of new steel fishing boats, under PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s request.
Malaysian Naval Region Command 1 (Mawilla 1) has seized a Vietnamese fishing boat with 12 fishermen onboard which was allegedly operating in Malaysia’s exclusive economic zone, reported local media of Malaysia.
Vietnam’s representative offices in Cambodia and Indonesia have worked to protect the legitimate rights of Vietnamese nationals living and working there, Spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Le Hai Binh said on August 4.