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Stamp collection featuring national sea and islands launched

Stamp collection featuring national sea and islands launched

VOV.VN - The Ministry of Information and Communications published a collection of stamps on August 27 which showcases the nation’s sea and islands as part of activities to mark the traditional day of the Vietnam Coast Guard (August 28).

Vietnam Coast Guard supports needy fishermen

Vietnam Coast Guard supports needy fishermen

The Vietnam Coast Guard High Command and authorities of Quang Nam and Quang Ngai provinces on May 8 presented gifts to fishermen in difficult circumstances in the two central coastal localities.

US transfers six patrol boats to Vietnam coast guard

US transfers six patrol boats to Vietnam coast guard

VOV.VN - The US Embassy in Vietnam has handed over six 45-foot Metal Shark patrol boats to the Vietnam Coast Guard (VCG) Region 3 in the central province of Khanh Hoa, marking another important step in the continued security cooperation between the US and Vietnam.

Vietnam Coast Guard vessel pays first visit to India

Vietnam Coast Guard vessel pays first visit to India

VOV.VN - Vessel 8001 from the High Command of Vietnam Coast Guard, Zone 3, led by Vice Commander Sen. Lt. Col. Nguyen Minh Khanh docked at Chennai port on October 2, beginning its first visit to India at the invitation of Rear Admiral Paramesh, Commander of the Indian Coast Guard Eastern Region.

Vietnam Coast Guard asked to better support fishermen

Vietnam Coast Guard asked to better support fishermen

President Tran Dai Quang on August 15 requested the Vietnam Coast Guard to continue coordinating with authorities of island communes and districts to provide more effective and practical assistance for fishermen.

Drug ring busted in central Nghe An province

Drug ring busted in central Nghe An province

Police in the central province of Nghe An and the anti-drug unit of the Vietnam Coast Guard have smashed a drug ring, confiscating large quantities of drugs transported from Laos to Nghe An.

Vietnam, China hold first fishery patrol in 2017

Vietnam, China hold first fishery patrol in 2017

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.

Vietnam Coast Guard builds muscle with new vessels

Vietnam Coast Guard builds muscle with new vessels

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.