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).
VOV.VN - The US is set to hand over one of its Coast Guard cutters known as USCGC John Midgett (WHEC-726) to Vietnam in the coming months to increase the country’s coast guard capacity.
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.
The Vietnam – China fisheries inspection trip in the Gulf of Tonkin, the first of its kind this year, was wrapped up on April 23, as part of a plan to extend the bilateral fisheries cooperation agreement.
China is engaged in a long-term and consistent campaign of coercing Southeast Asian countries to abandon their legitimate rights in the East Sea, according to an American scholar.
Experts discussed plans for Vietnam’s integrated coastal zone management (ICZM) by 2020 during a conference in Hanoi on July 31.
The Vietnam Coast Guard (VCG) has well performed its task as a liaison agency between Vietnam and China in monitoring the implementation of the countries’s agreement on fishery cooperation in the Tonkin Gulf.
Over the past 15 years, the Vietnam Coast Guard (VCG) has work with other Vietnamese and Chinese forces to materialise the Agreement on Fishery Cooperation in the Gulf of Tonkin between the two countries.
VOV.VN - Since 2017 the Vietnam Coast Guard force has been developing a model to strengthen public relations in island districts which have a strategic location for national defense and security.
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.
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.
National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan has described the Vietnam Coast Guard as the core force in protecting national security, and maritime order and safety.
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.
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.
The model “Coast guards support fishermen” has helped the Vietnam Coast Guard and other forces effectively perform patrols and inspections of the law enforcement at sea, heard a press conference in Hanoi on July 3.
The Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) and the Vietnam Coast Guard High Command will join hands to fight illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing, per a Memorandum of Understanding inked between the two sides on October 24.
The US Coast Guard has transferred a high endurance cutter to the Vietnam Coast Guard during a ceremony in Honolulu on May 25 morning local time, the US Embassy in Hanoi said on May 26.
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.
The Vietnam Coast Guard has received another multi-functional vessel in a move to defend the country’s maritime sovereignty.
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.