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Tuesday, January 31, 2023
Tags: unreported and unregulated
Vietnam strictly punishes illegal fishing activities: Deputy Minister Vietnam strictly punishes illegal fishing activities: Deputy Minister
Vietnam has improved the fishery industry to meet requirements on the European Commission's illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing prevention after receiving the "yellow card" warning from the EC five years ago. Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Phung Duc Tien, spoke to Vietnam News Agency about this issue.
Relevant forces well coordinate in settling IUU violations Relevant forces well coordinate in settling IUU violations
Greater efforts are needed to promptly detect, prevent, handle violations related to illegal, unreported, and unregulated fishing, especially acts of brokerage to bring Vietnamese fishing vessels to foreign waters for illegal fishing, an official from the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development’s Directorate of Fisheries has said.
Presidents state visit expected to deepen Vietnam-Indonesia relations President's state visit expected to deepen Vietnam-Indonesia relations
President Nguyen Xuan Phuc will lead a high-ranking delegation of Vietnam to pay a state visit to Indonesia from December 21-23 at the invitation of Indonesian President Joko Widodo.
Bac Lieu boasts advantages to develop sustainably: PM Bac Lieu boasts advantages to develop sustainably: PM
With its potential, advantages and opportunities, the Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu would promote green, rapid, sustainable socio-economic development, especially high-tech agriculture, renewable energy, trade, services and tourism, Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh said at a working session with local leaders on December 4.
Vietnamese German government leaders meet with press in Hanoi Vietnamese, German government leaders meet with press in Hanoi
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh and German Chancellor Olaf Scholz met with the media after their talks in Hanoi on November 13 afternoon.
Vietnam making utmost efforts to tackle IUU fishing: Deputy PM Vietnam making utmost efforts to tackle IUU fishing: Deputy PM
Deputy Prime Minister Le Van Thanh affirmed Vietnam’s all-out efforts to fight and eradicate illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU) fishing while meeting with an inspection delegation of the European Commission (EC) in Hanoi on October 28.
IUU fishing prevention and control scheme approved IUU fishing prevention and control scheme approved
By 2025, Vietnam will prevent, deter and eliminate all illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU) fishing activities so as to lift the “yellow card” imposed by the European Commission on the country’s seafood industry, according to the Scheme on IUU fishing prevention and control through 2025 approved by the Prime Minister under Decision 1077/QD-TTg.
Deputy PM orders intensified handling of IUU fishing at sea ports Deputy PM orders intensified handling of IUU fishing at sea, ports
Deputy Prime Minister Le Van Thanh has ordered coastal and border guards and police forces to step up patrols, inspections, and handling of illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing at sea and in ports.
More efforts needed to remove EC fisheries warning More efforts needed to remove EC fisheries warning
Although the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development and the fisheries sector have strived to adjust their management over the fishing activities by fishermen in a bid to remove the "yellow card" warning imposed by the European Commission over illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing, more efforts are still needed, according to insiders.
Prime Minister welcomes Chairman of EPs Committee on International Trade Prime Minister welcomes Chairman of EP’s Committee on International Trade
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh received Chairman of the European Parliament’s Committee on International Trade Bernd Lange in Hanoi on September 9, affirming that trade - investment cooperation is an important pillar in the Vietnam - EU relations.

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