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Vietnam urges Indonesia to investigate navy shooting that wounds 2 fishermen

Hanoi calls the reported incident 'serious' and asks Jakarta to 'stop repeating similar acts.'

Vietnamese fishermen seriously wounded after encounter with foreign boat: captain

Indonesia has denied claims that its navy was responsible for the attack.

Malaysia detains eight Vietnamese for illegal fishing

Various types of fresh and dried fish were found on-board of the vessel.
April 26, 2017 | 10:50 am GMT+7

Malaysia arrests 28 Vietnamese for illegal fishing, one dies in detention

The fisherman was said to have fallen seriously ill when his boat was detained Monday.
April 05, 2017 | 10:05 am GMT+7

Vietnamese fishermen return home after 24 hour ordeal adrift at sea

The fishermen fell overboard in the middle of rough seas and strong winds.
March 17, 2017 | 09:10 pm GMT+7

Indonesia frees 27 Vietnamese fishermen in first batch this year

There are still about 150 Vietnamese fishermen in Indonesia's custody, a Vietnamese diplomat in Jakarta said.
March 13, 2017 | 07:51 pm GMT+7

Malaysia detains more Vietnamese fishermen on illegal fishing charges

One boat fled the scene while the other cut its lines in an attempt to escape.
March 13, 2017 | 10:43 am GMT+7

Five Vietnamese fishermen rescued after boat sinks off central coast

A British vessel scooped up the sailors after their boat started taking on water.
January 23, 2017 | 03:10 pm GMT+7

Philippine leader sets 17 Vietnamese fishermen free

President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday personally saw off 17 Vietnamese fishermen.
November 02, 2016 | 08:48 pm GMT+7

Philippines to release 17 Vietnamese fishermen this week

The fishermen were arrested for illegal fishing, but a prosecutor believes they were only trying to avoid a storm.
October 31, 2016 | 04:29 pm GMT+7

Abducted Vietnamese sailors finally home after 4-year ordeal with Somali pirates

The three men arrived at Noi Bai airport on Tuesday for a teary reunion with their families.
October 25, 2016 | 04:45 pm GMT+7

Vietnam to dole out compensation to citizens hit by Formosa's toxic spill

People whose livelihoods have been lost due to the disaster will receive a monthly payment soon.
October 02, 2016 | 10:03 am GMT+7

Vietnam unveals plan for inspecting seafood affected by toxic spill

The agriculture ministry will monitor the quality of seafood in four affected central provinces.
September 21, 2016 | 06:26 am GMT+7

Vietnamese fishermen remain beached 4 months after toxic disaster

Hundreds of fishing boats are rotting in the sun rather than sailing out to sea.
August 31, 2016 | 02:09 pm GMT+7

Fishermen demand compensation, medicals after mass fish deaths

The victims of one of Vietnam's worst environmental disasters are praying that life will return to normal.
July 08, 2016 | 08:15 pm GMT+7