The northeastern province of Quang Ninh boasts numerous advantages to develop sea-based economic sectors, including aquaculture and fishing, and it is now applying itself to tapping those potentials.
The General Fisheries Department under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) has evaluated the organisation and capability of forces assigned with fisheries management at sea.
Vietnam’s sea is an integral part of the East Sea - a geographical area rich in natural resources. The country is richly endowed with a variety of marine minerals.
Development of economic zones along the East Sea coastline have been a significant standpoint of the Vietnamese government based on its geographic conditions and location.
The Prime Minister approved a project aimed at promoting the role of young people in developing the maritime economy in five islands in the 2013-2020 period.
Tuan Chau Island is located on the south-west side of Ha Long City, Quang Ninh Province, which borders the East Sea.
Vietnam’s rights and interests in the East Sea are recognised and protected by international law, including the 1982 United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea, said President Tran Dai Quang
A Chinese warship has seized an underwater drone deployed by a US oceanographic vessel in the East Sea, triggering a formal diplomatic protest and a demand for its return, US officials said.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said he will raise the issue of the Philippines’ legal victory in the East Sea with China during his term, especially when resources in the waters are tapped.
An Indonesian researcher has shared a view that the situation in the East Sea may not be so bad and there will be no major incidents and clashes in the area.