Delegates share opinions at the workshop (Source: VNA)

Vietnam determined to remove EC’s IUU fishing warning

Removing the European Commission (EC)’s illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing “yellow card” is not easy and cannot be done overnight, but the Vietnamese business community and associations are still determined to do, not only to meet EU requirements, but also for the sake of sustainable fishery development.
EU to strictly inspect Vietnamese agricultural products in September

EU to strictly inspect Vietnamese agricultural products in September

According to the Plant Protection Department under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, the European Commission will strictly apply the plant quarantine requirement of imported agricultural products from countries outside the EU, including Vietnam from September 1.
More drastic measures needed to erase yellow card on fisheries: Deputy PM

More drastic measures needed to erase yellow card on fisheries: Deputy PM

Twenty-eight coastal cities and provinces nationwide must mobilise resources in the fight against illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing, a move that helps convince the European Commission to remove a yellow card warning on Vietnamese seafood, Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung said on June 21.
The EP delegation at Quy Nhon seaport (Source: cand)

EP delegation works with Binh Dinh on fight against IUU fishing

A delegation from the European Parliament (EP)’s Committee on Fisheries led by EP spokesman Mato Gabriel held a working session with authorities from the central province of Binh Dinh on October 31 to discuss efforts to fight illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU) fishing as required by the European Commission. 
The Vietnamese Government and the European Commission (EC) have pledged to carry out the EVFTA and the IPA in a timely and effective manner (Source: VNA)

Vietnam, EU reiterate commitment to trade, investment deals

The Vietnamese Government and the European Commission (EC) have pledged to carry out the Europe-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the Investment Protection Agreement (IPA) in a timely and effective manner.
Tuna fished off the coast of Phu Yen province (Photo: VNA)

Drastic solutions taken to address EC’s warning of IUU fishing

Vietnam’s fishing sector will employ drastic solutions to deal with the European Commission (EC)’s warning of illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU) fishing during the second half of this year, said an official of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).