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Fishermen who rescued 22 shipwrecked Filipinos return home

The nine-member crew of a Tien Giang fishing boat who saved 22 Filipino fishermen in the South China Sea returned home Monday.

Vietnamese arrested for illegal fishing in Malaysia to stand trial Friday

21 fishermen from southern Vietnam who were arrested in Malaysian waters on June 21 will be put on trial in Malaysia on Friday.

Venerating the whale, Vietnamese fisherman’s best friend

Tran Sau was fishing 50 nautical miles from shore one day when he noticed a giant whale corpse floating in the water.
June 16, 2019 | 08:00 pm GMT+7

Malaysia arrests 33 Vietnamese for electric pulse fishing

Malaysian authorities have detained 30 Vietnamese fishermen and three boat skippers for illegally fishing in its waters.
May 26, 2019 | 08:00 am GMT+7

123 Vietnamese fishermen arrested in Malaysia crackdown on illegal fishing

Malaysian authorities have detained 25 Vietnamese vessels and 123 crew members for allegedly fishing illegally in their country’s waters in a major crackdown.
May 19, 2019 | 02:00 pm GMT+7

Vietnam demands Indonesia release fishermen arrested in delimitation area

Vietnam has asked Indonesia to release a group of Vietnamese fishermen arrested in the two countries' EEZ delimitation area.
May 01, 2019 | 08:00 am GMT+7

Vietnamese fishermen face jail time for trawling in Indonesia

11 Vietnamese fishermen who have been arrested for fishing in Indonesian waters could be jailed for up to six years.
April 09, 2019 | 10:19 am GMT+7

Vietnam demands compensation from China for sinking fishing boat

Vietnam wants China to take action against the Chinese vessel that sank a Vietnamese fishing boat and pay compensation to the fishermen.
March 22, 2019 | 09:47 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

Malaysia arrests 39 Vietnamese for illegal fishing

Malaysian authorities have arrested 39 Vietnamese fishermen in a crackdown on foreign vessels fishing illegally in their waters.
October 19, 2018 | 02:51 pm GMT+7

Philippines detains 5 Vietnamese fishermen, boat

Philippine authorities have seized a Vietnamese fishing boat and detained its five-member crew for allegedly illegal fishing in their country's territorial waters.
September 25, 2018 | 09:50 am GMT+7

Malaysia crackdown on illegal fishing nets 36 Vietnamese men

Malaysian authorities have detained 36 Vietnamese fishermen in a crackdown on foreign vessels for allegedly illegal fishing in its waters.
August 28, 2018 | 08:12 am GMT+7

Indonesia frees 42 Vietnamese detained for illegal fishing

42 Vietnamese fishermen have been released after being arrested and detained for more than three months for illegally fishing in Indonesian waters.
July 25, 2018 | 02:00 pm GMT+7

Malaysia arrests 12 Vietnamese for illegal fishing

Value of two boats, their catch and fishing equipment seized by the Malaysian authorities is estimated at $249,234.
June 22, 2018 | 05:22 pm GMT+7

Philippines arrests 14 Vietnamese sailors for illegal fishing

Fourteen Vietnamese fishermen were arrested early on Wednesday off the coast of the Philippines for “poaching” in the country's territorial waters.
March 16, 2018 | 04:12 pm GMT+7
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