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Glimpses of working life at Nha Trang fishing port

At Hon Ro, men fish with nets made by women and children find the nets ideal to nap on.

Vietnam asks China to help find missing boat with five fishermen

Vietnam is seeking Chinese help to find a fishing vessel with five people on board that has been missing since July 2.

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.
June 20, 2019 | 09:00 pm GMT+7

Come winter, Vietnamese farmers develop a feel for the eel

Every 'fishing trip' in water-logged fields nets a catch of approximately three kilograms of eel, fetching $4.3-5.22 a kilo.
January 02, 2019 | 11:43 am GMT+7

Vietnamese fishermen admit to illegal fishing in Malaysian waters

21 Vietnamese nationals pleaded guilty Thursday to illegally fishing in Malaysian waters, the Borneo Post reported.
December 01, 2018 | 10:46 am GMT+7

Thailand seizes 3 boats, detains 14 Vietnamese fishermen

Fourteen Vietnamese fishermen have been detained and three vessels seized by Thai authorities for illegal collection of sea cucumbers.
November 01, 2018 | 08:09 am GMT+7

Malaysia detains 23 Vietnamese fishermen for trespassing

Malaysian authorities have detained 23 Vietnamese fishermen and their two boats for illegally entering the nation's waters.
October 27, 2018 | 01:33 pm GMT+7

Brunei fines four Vietnamese for illegal fishing

Four Vietnamese fishermen have been fined between $723 and $7,234 for illegally fishing in Bruneian waters.
October 08, 2018 | 02:19 pm GMT+7

Three Indonesian hostages freed in Philippines: army

The Abu Sayyaf has been known to behead hostages unless ransom payments are made.
September 17, 2018 | 09:26 am GMT+7

‘Tis the season: Fishermen get bumper krill catch

Fishermen in north central Vietnam are catching huge quantities of the tiny crustacean.
August 07, 2018 | 01:29 pm GMT+7

12 youth tricked into bonded labor rescued in Vietnam

Authorities in southern Vietnam are investigating a case of modern slavery after 12 victims were saved.
August 02, 2018 | 11:27 pm GMT+7

When you eat a Mekong Giant Catfish, you are paying criminals

Vietnamese restaurant owners, chefs and customers are complicit in the crime of catching, advertising, serving and eating an endangered species.
July 25, 2018 | 09:39 am GMT+7

Time’s running out for the Mekong giant catfish

Vietnamese restaurants are openly violating the law to include a critically endangered giant catfish on their menus.
July 10, 2018 | 12:55 pm GMT+7

Chinese boats refuse to help Vietnamese boats in distress

20 boats that sought shelter from rough weather were driven off Hoang Sa Islands.
June 19, 2018 | 07:03 pm GMT+7

The hunt for spicy fish delicacy deep down Vietnam's hydropower dam

A kilo of the dry sharpbelly fish, made from five kilos of fresh fish, is sold for VND180,000 ($7.84).
May 24, 2018 | 08:00 am GMT+7
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