Quang Binh: Closely Monitor the List of Fishing Vessels at High Risk of Violating Foreign Waters to Exploit IUU Fishing30-11-2020

Recently, the Chairman of the People's Committee of Quang Binh Province signed an official letter No. 1896/UBND concerning the continued enforcement of the fighting against IUU fishing. Accordingly, the Chairman of the Quang Binh Provincial People's Committee requested that a list of high-risk fishing vessels in violation of IUU fishing in foreign waters be checked and drawn up in order to provide options for remote surveillance and blocking.

Binh Dinh Pushes against Illegal Fishing09-12-2019

On November 26 2019, the People's Committee (PC) of Binh Dinh province said that Mr. Tran Chau - Vice Chairman of the Provincial PC had an opinion directing the solutions to overcome the European Commission's warning against illegal fishing (IUU) during the next time.

Establishment of 02 marine turtle rescue stations in Khanh Hoa and Ba Ria - Vung Tau provinces29-11-2019

The Prime Minister has just issued decision No. 1176/QD-TTg on September 12, 2019, approving the "Vietnam's Endangered Turtle Program for 2025 with a vision to 2030".

Technical Consultative Meeting on RPOA of Transboundary Species Indo-Pacific Mackerel in Gulf of Thailand20-09-2019

The Technical Consultative Meeting on Regional Plan of Action (RPOA) of Trans-boundary Species: Indo-Pacific Mackerel in Gulf of Thailand was held in Jomtien, Chonburi province, Thailand from 12th- 13th 2019 and supported by SEAFDEC-Sweden Project. The Meeting was attended by nearly 40 representatives from the South China Sea and Gulf of Thailand countries namely: Cambodia, Malaysia, Indonesia, Philippines, Thailand and Viet Nam as well as representatives from FAO/RAF, Fisheries Refugia Project, SEAFDEC Secretariat, TD, and MFRDMD.

Fishing quota will be granted for each marine species18-10-2018

According to Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, the number of fishing vessels, the building of new fishing vessels will be managed, fishing quotas will be granted for each marine species in the coming time.

Khanh Hoa: restructures the capture sector with the objective of developing ecological environment and aquatic resources28-09-2018

Recently the People’s Committee of Khanh Hoa province has issued Decision No. 1788/QD-UBND approving the master plan for development of fishery sector in Khanh Hoa province to 2025 and orientation to 2035.

Binh Thuan fishery has developed to become the key economic sector21-09-2018

Implementing the program of sustainable development target of fisheries economy, Binh Thuan fishery sector has grown up to become the spearhead economic sector and has contributed significantly to the economic development of the province.

To strictly implement regulations on fishing and traceability of fishery26-07-2018

This is the Prime Minister's direction in the resolution of the Government's meeting with localities and regular meeting in June, 2018.

Ca Mau: Calling on fishermen to not violate foreign waters09-05-2018

On May 4, Song Doc Border Station (Ca Mau province’s Border Command) coordinated with Department of Fisheries (Ca Mau Department of Agriculture and Rural Development), Ca Mau Gas Company organized propaganda for over 100 ship-owners and captains who are engaged in capture fisheries on the sea. Participants were called on committing not to violate foreign water areas and participating in the protection of marine gas works.

Ba Ria - Vung Tau: Propagandizing for fishermen on legal fishing grounds08-02-2018

In order to stop the illegal fishing of Ba Ria – Vung Tau province’s fishing vessels in foreign waters, on 31st January 2018, in Long Dien District, Department of Capture Fisheries and Resource Protection (Department of Agriculture and Rural Development) in association with Farmers Association of Phuoc Tinh Commune organized propaganda on the management of fishing vessels in the commune.

Quang Binh province: Supporting more than VND 64.7 billion for off-shore fishing vessels29-11-2017

The provincial People's Committee has just issued Decision No.4204/QD-UBND on supporting for fishing vessels doing fishing activities in off-shore areas.

Bac Ninh province: Fisheries production in the first ten months reached over 30 thousand tons06-11-2017

According to Sub-Department of Fisheries of Bac Ninh province, the province’s fisheries production in the first 10 months of this year reached 30,317 thousand tons, increasing by 0.5 per cent compared to the same period last year.

Ba Ria - Vung Tau: Total aquaculture production increased by 8.89%26-07-2017

According to the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development of Ba Ria - Vung Tau province, in the first 6 months of 2017, the total aquaculture production in the province reached 8,188 tons, up 8.89 per cent over the same period in 2016. .

Fisheries production in the first five months up 3.7 per cent05-06-2017

According to D-FISH, the country’s fisheries production in May 2017 was estimated at 692 thousand tons, an increase of 5.8 per cent year on year. Of this figure, fishing production reached 311 thousand tons, up 5.2 per cent and aquaculture yield gained 381 thousand tons, up 6.3 per cent.

Capture fisheries production in the North fishing season increased by 5.04 per cent26-04-2017

This is information from the workshop reviewing fishing performance in the North fishing season 2016-2017 and plan for South fishing season 2017.

Binh Dinh province’s Phu Cat district’s Capture volume has increased significantly21-04-2017

Currently, Binh Dinh province’s Phu Cat district has 959 fishing boatls with a total capacity of 166,706 CV, in which 379 fishing boats for off-shore fishing. Although the number of boats decreased by 87 units compared with the same period last year, but the capacity increased by 30,635 hp.

Ha Tinh: More than 1,000 tons of fish landed in the first quarter20-04-2017

According to the management board of fishing ports in Ha Tinh province, in the first 3 months of 2017, fishing ports in the province received 2,433 boats with 1,078.6 tons of fish, increased by from 5 to 7 per cent in compare to the same period last year, especially many kinds of high value species such as mackerel, squid, shellfish.

Tien Giang: Good sign for marine capture in the early months.10-04-2017

Early of this year, Tien Giang province got favorable conditions, thus total marine capture production has increased obviously.

Fisheries production in the first quarter up 2.2 per cent04-04-2017

According to the Directorate of Fisheries (D-FISH), country’s fisheries production in March reached 450.6 thousand tons, an increase of 2.1 per cent year on year. This brought the figure in the first 3 months of this year to 1,3 thousand tons, up 2.2 per cent compared to the same period last year.

Binh Dinh: Successful ocean tuna catching29-03-2017

According to fishery statistic of Binh Dinh Province, in the first 3 months, the province’s total catch of oceanic tuna was 3,446 tons, almost double the volume of the same period last year.