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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.

Quality control rule has 5,000 tons of fish stuck at ports

Vietnam’s seafood association has complained that a quality control circular is preventing 5,235 tons of fish from being cleared for export.

Vietnam’s first exclusive passenger port opens

The nation’s only exclusive passenger port welcomed its first visitors to Ha Long Bay Tuesday morning.
November 28, 2018 | 05:53 pm GMT+7

Plastic industry hit hard by abrupt scrap import ban

Vietnamese plastic firms are unable to import scrap following a ban by the government, and said costs are becoming unaffordable as a result.
August 15, 2018 | 02:49 pm GMT+7

Indonesia, India plan to develop strategic Indian Ocean port

'The India-ASEAN partnership can be a force to guarantee peace and progress in the Indo-Pacific region and beyond.'
May 31, 2018 | 07:56 am GMT+7

Customs officer arrested after 213 containers disappear from Saigon port

The containers were likely to have contained contraband, and were slipped out under the radar.
September 11, 2017 | 10:50 am GMT+7

South Korean coast guard ship starts four-day visit in central Vietnam

The visit aims to bolster ties between the two countries' maritime forces.
September 05, 2017 | 10:50 am GMT+7

American and Japanese warships make port call in Vietnam

The visit aims to bolster naval ties and provide marine search and rescue training.
May 21, 2017 | 03:51 pm GMT+7

World’s largest container ship docks in southern Vietnam

The 'milestone' arrival is hoped to make Cai Mep Port better known worldwide.
February 21, 2017 | 10:48 am GMT+7

Vietnam's biggest port requires online checks for all container trucks

Go online and complete the paperwork or you can't get in, truck drivers are told.
December 16, 2016 | 11:14 am GMT+7

Hanoi shuts down West Lake dock

No specific reason has been given for the closure, but it might have something to do with tons of dead fish.
October 24, 2016 | 02:20 pm GMT+7

Da Nang plans $1.4 billion mega-port

The city's existing port is being flooded by increasing cargo shipments. 
October 07, 2016 | 05:47 pm GMT+7

In major test, Myanmar scrambles to clear port jam threatening growth

Myanmar's new government has been grappling with its first economic management crisis, as a weeks-long traffic jam of cargo ships at the country's biggest port threatens to scare potential investors away and choke off nascent economic growth.
June 10, 2016 | 02:47 pm GMT+7
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