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Vietnam fulfilled legal duty at sea by rescuing Filipino fishermen: spokeswoman

Vietnam says its rescue of 22 Filipino fishermen in the South China Sea was in accordance with international laws.

Indonesia to sink scores of boats from Vietnam and others to deter illegal fishing

Indonesia began sinking dozens of impounded foreign boats Saturday to deter illegal fishing in its waters.

Vietnam fisheries society demands China compensate for sunken boat

China needs to pay compensation for sinking a Vietnamese fishing boat earlier this month, the Vietnam Fisheries Society said Monday.
March 20, 2019 | 06:24 pm GMT+7

A temple festival boat race cooks rice, catches a duck

A unique boat race in northern Vietnam has 60 rowers competing to cook rice and catch a duck.
February 11, 2019 | 05:41 pm GMT+7

Company execs get suspended sentences for fatal boat accident in HCMC

A HCMC court Monday found two former company directors responsible for a 2013 boat accident that killed nine people.
November 27, 2018 | 10:14 am GMT+7

Mekong Delta gets a high travel recommendation

The US' Business Insider names the Mekong Delta in Vietnam as a “one-of-a-kind” destination for year-end travel.
October 18, 2018 | 02:49 pm GMT+7

A day with the oldest boat couple in Hoi An

They help tourists enjoy the ancient town on a float, and here is their story behind the paddles.
June 29, 2018 | 08:00 pm GMT+7

Vietnam's fishermen unhappy with low compensation in shipbuilding scandal

The companies that built the substandard vessels have offered to recompense, but fishermen say it's not enough for the losses.
June 12, 2017 | 11:36 am GMT+7

Indonesia releases four Vietnamese boats after clash in disputed waters

The two sides are trying to resolve the issue through diplomatic channels.
May 25, 2017 | 02:18 pm GMT+7

Action/Cut: Vietnam seizes two boats in Ha Long Bay after turf-war fight video goes viral

It's like a scene from a cheap action flick. While the internet has found it funny, local authorities say such an act must be punished.
March 28, 2017 | 11:12 am GMT+7

Woman missing in river after Panamanian boat hits Vietnamese barge

One man survived the accident, but the female captain is missing.
November 17, 2016 | 07:37 pm GMT+7

Death toll from Indonesian boat accident climbs to 54: official

41 passengers were saved, the other 54 were found dead, six people are still missing.
November 04, 2016 | 04:40 pm GMT+7

Death toll rises to 52 after migrant boat capsizes off Egypt

Egyptians, Eritreans, Somalis, Sudanese were aboard
September 23, 2016 | 08:12 am GMT+7

100 migrants rescued after being stranded off Greece

The boats ran aground, 100 were rescued; two Syrian girls, one of them a baby, drowned off the coast.
August 20, 2016 | 08:48 am GMT+7

Crew abandon barge after bridge collision in Saigon

A dozen people jumped into the river after the out-of-control boat slammed into the bridge.
July 06, 2016 | 03:42 pm GMT+7
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