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Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Viet Nam Expected to Increase Fish Exports to Pakistan
VIET NAM - Viet Nam Pangasius products are becoming increasingly popular in Pakistan thanks to their tasty flavour, convenience, good quality and reasonable price....
Friday, June 20, 2014
Government to Improve Output and Quality of Tuna Fishing Industry
VIET NAM - The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development plans to create a production chain involving fishing, processing, and consumption of tuna....
Thursday, June 19, 2014
VASEP to Stengthen Fisheries Union to Achieve Export Targets
VIET NAM - A general meeting of the Viet Nam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) took place in Ho Chi Minh city on June 12, 2014 with the participation...
Thursday, June 05, 2014
Viet Nam, Peru to Strengthen Trade
VIET NAM - Viet Nam and Peru plan to widen co-operation in the sectors of agriculture, aquaculture, science and technology, according to Nguyen The Hung, deputy...
Tuesday, June 03, 2014
Improving the Value of Viet Nam's Fishery Products
VIET NAM - The Vietnamese Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) has recently approved a proposal on improving the value of agricultural, forestry...
Monday, May 12, 2014
Viet Nam Fish Production Hit Over 423,000 MT in April
VIET NAM - In April 2014, Viet Nam's fish production was estimated to hit 423,200 MT, up 3.3 per cent year on year, according to General Statistics Office....
Thursday, May 01, 2014
Ha Tinh Voters Ask for Assistance in Offshore Fishing
VIET NAM - Voters for National Assembly deputies in Loc Ha district, the central province of Ha Tinh have called for more assistance in offshore fishing and rural...
Tuesday, April 29, 2014
Bac Lieu Should Focus on Aquaculture, says Government
VIET NAM - Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has asked the southern province of Bac Lieu to use its abundant land resources to its advantage, focusing on farming and...
Monday, April 28, 2014
Vinh Long Investing in Expanding Prawn Hatchery
VIET NAM - The People Committee of Vinh Long province has recently approved the project of upgrading and expanding a fish seed center located in Tan Hoi commune,...
Friday, April 25, 2014
VND500 million Investment into Communication System for Fishermen
VIET NAM - Roughly 1,433 high-capacity offshore fishing vessels in the central province of Binh Dinh have been equipped with high-frequency communication equipment,...
Friday, April 11, 2014
Mekong Delta's Fishery Output to Reach 3.5 million MT by 2020
VIET NAM - The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) has recently approved planning on the development of the agricultural sector in the Mekong Delta...
Thursday, April 10, 2014
More Benefits for Viet Nam Shrimp Farmers from Insurance
VIET NAM - Insurance brings a lot of benefits to farmers. Without insurance, farmers must spend VND120 billion to recover their cultivation after losses caused by...
Tuesday, April 08, 2014
Viet Nam Plans to Build Six Fisheries Logistic Centers
VIET NAM - The Government of Viet Nam has approved a project to set up six fisheries logistic service centers based on key fishing grounds in many regions throughout...
Friday, April 04, 2014
Unfair Final Results of Antidumping Duty on Viet Nam Pangasius
VIET NAM - On 31 March, 2014, the US Department of Commerce (DOC) has issued the final results of the ninth antidumping duty administrative reviews on certain frozen...
Thursday, March 27, 2014
Viet Nam's February Seafood Export Value up 57 per cent
VIET NAM - According to Vietnam Customs, seafood exports in February 2014 reached $458 million, up nearly 57 per cent year on year....
Wednesday, March 26, 2014
Viet Nam Strengthens Fisheries, Aquaculture Cooperation with Norway
VIET NAM - On 21 March 2014, in Ho Chi Minh city, the Viet Nam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) in coordination with the Norwegian Seafood...
Friday, March 21, 2014
Viet Nam Investing VND1 billion to Boost Tuna Exports to Japan
VIET NAM - Binh Dinh province has invested VND1 billion into buying better equipment for tuna fishing and preserving in order to improve the quality of exports to...
Wednesday, March 19, 2014
Measures to Develop Seafood Processing Industry in Mekong Delta
VIET NAM - The Mekong Delta produces 3.2 million MT of wild caught and farmed fish species per year, providing a huge supply for the regional export-driven seafood...
Tuesday, March 11, 2014
Ca Mau to Develop More Industrial Shrimp Farming in 2014
VIET NAM - In 2014, Ca Mau city plans to expand its industrial shrimp farming area to 1,100 hectares....
Wednesday, March 05, 2014
ASEAN Block to Set Own Shrimp Standards
VIET NAM - ASEAN countries are supplying 80 per cent of the global shrimp output while they have to follow various standards set by importing countries. Therefore,...
Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Opportunity for Viet Nnam Seafood Exports to Singapore
VIET NAM - Mr Ng Teck Hean, Singaporean Ambassador in Viet Nam has had a meeting with representatives from Ben Tre province to seek investment and cooperation opportunities...
Tuesday, February 18, 2014
New US Farm Bill to Hit Vietnamese Fish Exporters
VIET NAM - Vietnamese catfish (tra) exporters will face great difficulties, possibly from next year, due to America's new 2014 farm bill....
Tuesday, January 28, 2014
VietNam, China Agree General Procedures in Seafood Quarantine
VIET NAM - Viet Nam and China have set up special working groups to deal with inspection and quarantine procedures of agricultural, fish and forestry products imported...
Ukraine Clears 10 Vietnamese Fishery Establishments for Export
VIET MAN - On 21 January 2014, the National Agro Forestry Fisheries Quality Assurance Department (NAFIQAD) published an official letter, sent by State Veterinary...
Thursday, January 23, 2014
Positive Outlook for Viet Nam's Seafood to Russia
VIET NAM - Viet Nam is in the process of negotiating a free trade agreement (FTA) with the Customs Unions of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan....
Tuesday, January 21, 2014
Tra Fish Farming to Become More Sustainable
VIET NAM - Viet Nam is to farm, process and export Tra (Pangasius) fish in an entirely sustainable and environmentally friendly manner, in line with international...
Monday, January 20, 2014
More Chances for Vietnamese Seafood in China
VIET NAM - Vietnamese seafood exporters to China are facilitated by preferential policy recently approved by authorities in Yunnan province, China. The policy aims...
Viet Nam Now Producing Abalone Seed
VIET NAM - In 2013, abalone seed was artificially produced in a Vietnamese hatchery for the first time. ...
Thursday, January 16, 2014
Viet Nam's Seafood Exports Face Opportunities and Challenges in 2014
VIET NAM - Viet Nam's seafood exports are expected to keep growing in 2014 as the country is seeing improvement signs from its main markets such as Japan, the EU...
Wednesday, January 15, 2014
Seafood Exporters to Likely to be Affected by Stricter US Inspection Rules
VIET NAM - Vietnamese seafood exporters to the US are likely to be affected by the proposed rules on the inspection of seafood products traded in this country....
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