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Fishery sector aims for “yellow card” removal with US$10 billion export target in sight

Fishery sector aims for "yellow card" removal with US$10 billion export target in sight

VOV.VN - Despite the looming prospects of challenges ahead in the second half of the year, the seafood industry is making all-out efforts to meet this year’s U$$10 billion export target whilst dealing with recommendations from the European Commission (EC) on combating illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing for the purpose of having the "yellow card" removed.

Fishery sector works to remove IUU yellow card warning

Fishery sector works to remove IUU yellow card warning

The fishery sector has been working to implement recommendations by the European Commission (EC) for the past two years to remove its illegal, unreported, and unregulated fishing (IUU) yellow card warning.

Fishery sector seizes opportunities to boost exports

Fishery sector seizes opportunities to boost exports

Despite facing an array of difficulties in export markets and particularly challenges in removing the European Commission (EC)’s “yellow card” warning against illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing, the domestic fishery sector has worked out measures to make use of export opportunities.

Vietnam's agriculture sector exceeds goals in 2019

Vietnam's agriculture sector exceeds goals in 2019

VOV.VN- The agricultural sector has surpassed many goals in 2019, it was reported at an online conference held by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development in Hanoi on December 23.

Vietnam determined to remove EC’s yellow card

Vietnam determined to remove EC’s yellow card

VOV.VN - After more than 2 years of implementing the European Council recommendations for removing its yellow card on Vietnam for illegal, unreported, and unregulated fishing (IUU), Vietnam has made progress and begun to satisfy EC requirements.

EC official impressed by Vietnam’s outcomes in IUU fishing combat

EC official impressed by Vietnam’s outcomes in IUU fishing combat

Director for the Directorate General for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries’ International Ocean Governance and Sustainable Fisheries of the European Union Veronika Veits has expressed impression on Vietnam’s outcomes in following the EC’s recommendations regarding the settlement of illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing.

EC’s inspectors to check Vietnam’s IUU fishing combat

EC’s inspectors to check Vietnam’s IUU fishing combat

An inspection team from the European Commission’s Directorate General for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries will visit Vietnam from November 5 – 14 to conduct the second review of Vietnam’s implementation of recommendations regarding illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing, according to a Vietnamese official.

IUU fishing must be eradicated: Deputy PM

IUU fishing must be eradicated: Deputy PM

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung inspected the fight against illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing in the southern province of Kien Giang on October 23, requesting ministries, sectors and localities to make stronger efforts to swiftly put an end to the problem.

EC delegation set to inspect Vietnam’s IUU fishing combat

EC delegation set to inspect Vietnam’s IUU fishing combat

VOV.VN - An inspection team of the European Commission (EC) will visit Vietnam from November 4-14 to assess the country’s efforts in realizing the EC’s recommendations on fighting illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing.

Further efforts needed to regain EC’s “green card”

Further efforts needed to regain EC’s "green card"

Vietnam’s fishery sector expects to regain a “green card” from the European Commission (EC) after working tirelessly to fight illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing, but much work needs to be done, especially fishing management and attitude of local fishermen.

Defence Ministry actively engages in fighting IUU fishing

Defence Ministry actively engages in fighting IUU fishing

The Defence Ministry has employed drastic measures to prevent and curb illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing activities in line with its assigned functions and tasks, heard at a meeting in Hanoi on September 12.