Update news fishery

At a government-to-business conference held yesterday, representatives of business associations expressed their concern over being unable to access bank loans as banks are running out of credit growth quotas.

Fishing boats left unused, fishermen suffer big losses

While bank debts for building ships are still hanging over fishermen’s heads, new difficulties are causing more serious burdens for them.

Kien Giang invests in fishing infrastructure

The Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta province of Kiên Giang invested more than VND645 billion (US$28.2 million) in fishing infrastructure in 2020, according to its Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.

Contest offers support for rural start-ups

The national fund for employment loans will provide VND2 billion (US$87,000) of loans to be distributed among the winners of an ongoing start-up contest for rural youths this year.

Vietnam’s agriculture to be world’s top 15 most developed

Vietnam will strive to be among the world’s top 15 most developed countries in agriculture by 2030 with agricultural processing to rank in the world’s top 10.

Thousands of fishing vessels face suspension

Thousands of fishing vessels in Vietnam may be suspended for failing to install satellite tracking devices.

Mekong Delta to have quality breed sources for fishery, fruit and rice

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has implemented several measures to develop the best breeding sources to produce seeds for the delta’s fishery, fruit and rice sectors by 2025.

Will Vietnam’s fisheries weather the storms in 2017?

VietNamNet Bridge - So many big seafood companies have met with misfortune that some analysts have predicted the decline of the industry.

Rural, agricultural and fishery census to begin in July 1

 VietNamNet Bridge – A census for rural areas, in agriculture and fishery will be carried out nationwide over 30 days, beginning from July 1, heard a conference in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on April 4.


10 products participate in US$3bln export club; Textile firm raises VND119 billion from IPO; HCM City targets 13 percent credit growth rate in 2015; Seafood exports to US hit record high; More conditions for rice exporters