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Tag - fishing
dimanche 26 février 2017
samedi 8 octobre 2016
A Vietnamese court has rejected hundreds of lawsuits filed by fishermen who demanded more compensation from a Taiwanese-owned steel plant responsible for a devastating toxic leak, a leading activist said Saturday.
jeudi 21 avril 2016
Authorities in several central Vietnamese provinces are scratching their heads over the cause behind the mass fish death discovered along the coastline and at local fish farms.
dimanche 21 février 2016
Vietnam, which has exported PhDs, specialists and farmers, has begun sending fishermen to the US.
dimanche 3 janvier 2016
Vietnamese authorities have concluded that a Chinese vessel rammed and sank a local fishing boat in Vietnam’s waters this week after hearing reports from the fishers aboard.
jeudi 3 décembre 2015
Vietnam has protested the shooting death of a fisherman by unidentified attackers off Truong Sa (Spartly) Island and ordered an investigation.
jeudi 15 octobre 2015
Vietnam on Thursday accused China of sinking one of its fishing boats near disputed islands in the South China Sea, in the latest incident that could further raise tensions between the Communist neighbors.
vendredi 18 septembre 2015
Vietnam requested compensation from Thailand over the shooting of three fishermen by marine police last week, state media reported Friday.
mardi 21 avril 2015
Farmers in central Vietnam on Monday dumped dead fish and shrimp onto the street to protest sand extraction activities that they say have polluted a local bay and hurt their livelihoods.
mardi 29 juillet 2014
Vietnamese fisherman Dang Van Hoanh sits on the deck of a creaky ferry, nursing a broken leg wrapped in grubby bandages and splinted with wood.
mardi 20 novembre 2012
The anchovy price has tripled as Chinese businessmen have been collecting anchovy in big quantities, leaving Phu Quoc fish sauce producers in thirst for materials.
lundi 29 octobre 2012
A lot of fish sauce villages have been in distress because they cannot scramble with Chinese businessmen for anchovies, the important materials for making fish sauce products.
lundi 23 avril 2012
A Vietnamese fisherman said Monday he was beaten during the seven weeks he was held in Chinese detention for fishing near disputed islands, amid heightened maritime tensions between Hanoi and Beijing.
vendredi 30 mars 2012
HANOI - A new study has warned that if 78 hydropower dams scheduled for construction along tributaries of the Mekong River go ahead, they will permanently block critical fish migration routes, with "catastrophic" implications for the world's biggest inland fishery.
mercredi 7 mars 2012
Plans to build hydropower dams along small branches of southeast Asia's longest river could have a devastating impact on millions of people who rely on the world's largest inland fishery, scientists said Monday.
samedi 3 mars 2012
HANOI — Vietnam has accused China of assaulting its fishermen in the South China Sea, in the countries’ latest spat over disputed territory believed to be rich in natural resources.
dimanche 27 novembre 2011
About a month ago, police in Thanh Hoa Province used fishing nets to apprehend speeding motorbike drivers who were violating traffic rules, a method that is being hotly debated by the public.
mardi 8 novembre 2011
German-invested wholesale chain operator Metro Cash & Carry Vietnam on Wednesday inaugurated its first fish platform in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho under the public-private partnership (PPP) format.
dimanche 2 octobre 2011
The Philippines said Wednesday it had begun deporting 122 Vietnamese fishermen arrested nearly four months ago for illegally fishing in local waters, but huge fines against them were waived.
vendredi 29 juillet 2011
Farmers need more capital to maintain production and boost exports. However, bankers do not intend to pour money into the industry.
jeudi 28 juillet 2011
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency is considering a ban on Vietnamese catfish products after finding samples with excess levels of the antibiotic enrofloxacin, the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Processors said citing sources from the Vietnam Trade Commission in Canada.
jeudi 28 avril 2011
Hanoi - Two Vietnamese fishermen were killed and two others seriously injured when an artillery shell believed to be left over from the Vietnam War exploded, an official said Thursday.
dimanche 2 janvier 2011
Vietnam, the source of 99.9 percent of tra and basa fish exports, expects to reduce outbound shipments of the fish by a hefty 45 percent to some 360,000 tonnes next year from this year's 640,000 tonnes, said the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (Vasep).
vendredi 31 décembre 2010
Eleven Vietnamese sailors are missing in the South China Sea after their cargo ship sank during high winds, a rescue official says.
dimanche 12 décembre 2010
Vietnamese catfish exporters are concerned that European sales may be hurt after a guide by World Wide Fund for Nature advised consumers not to buy the fish.
lundi 25 octobre 2010
Hanoi - Vietnamese authorities sent a rescue ship to recover nine fishermen who became stranded at sea after they were freed by Chinese authorities, officials said Monday.
samedi 16 octobre 2010
Nine Vietnamese fishermen who were detained by China last month and released earlier this week were due to return home in their boat by late Tuesday but still have not made it through stormy seas, officials said Thursday.
mercredi 6 octobre 2010
Vietnam has demanded that China "immediately and unconditionally" release a fishing boat and its nine crew seized near the disputed Paracel Isands last month, a government website said Wednesday.
samedi 4 septembre 2010
Hanoi - Ten fishermen have been rescued off the coast of central Vietnam after spending 50 hours in the water, authorities said Thursday.
jeudi 17 décembre 2009
Hanoi - Vietnam has asked China to stop detaining its fishermen and to return fishing boats it seized in the South China Sea in recent months, the Communist Party newspaper Nhan Dan reported Wednesday.
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