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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.

EVFTA sets strict requirements on origin traceability for seafood businesses

EVFTA sets strict requirements on origin traceability for seafood businesses

VOV.VN - Aside from enjoying a range of opportunities through the Vietnam-EU Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA), local seafood businesses will also face a number of hurdles relating to technical barriers, stricter quality standards, fierce competition on prices, and requirements of origin traceability, according to insiders.

Vietnam,EU expect early implementation of EVFTA,EVIPA

Vietnam,EU expect early implementation of EVFTA,EVIPA

VOV.VN - Vietnamese Deputy Foreign Minister To Anh Dung has proposed the early implementation of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA).

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.

International cooperation enhanced to enforce UNCLOS

International cooperation enhanced to enforce UNCLOS

VOV.VN - At a recent plenary meeting on oceans and the law of the sea during the 74th session of the UN General Assembly in New York, a Vietnamese representative to the United Nations highlighted the important role of the 1982 UN Convention on the Law of the Sea.

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.

EU asked to soon remove yellow card on Vietnamese seafood

EU asked to soon remove yellow card on Vietnamese seafood

VOV.VN - National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan asked the EU to soon consider removing its yellow card on Vietnamese seafood products while receiving a delegation of the European Parliament’s Committee on International Trade (INTA) led by its Chairman Bernd Lange in Hanoi on October 30.

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.

Five products to see stronger export to EU: ministry

Five products to see stronger export to EU: ministry

Five key exports of Vietnam – seafood, fruit, woodwork, footwear and apparel goods – will have a good chance to boost their growth into the EU market thanks to tariff reduction brought about by the EU – Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA), according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

Ministry inspects aquatic, fishing activities in Kien Giang

Ministry inspects aquatic, fishing activities in Kien Giang

A delegation from the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development led by Minister Nguyen Xuan Cuong on July 25 inspected fish farming and fishing activities as well as coastal erosion in the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang.

Kien Giang steps up efforts against IUU fishing

Kien Giang steps up efforts against IUU fishing

The Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang has taken synchronous measures to fight illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing as instructed by the European Commission (EC).