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Deputy PM urges facilitating consumption of domestically-made tra fish products
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Deputy PM urges facilitating consumption of domestically-made tra fish products

NDO – Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has said that dishes made from tra fish (pangasius) are very delicious and are certainly able to win the trust of consumers, but many of people in the

Tra fish fair kicks off in Hanoi
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Tra fish fair kicks off in Hanoi

NDO/ VNA – A fair introducing products made from tra fish (pangasius), and seafood, kicked off at the Hanoi-based Agricultural Exhibition Centre on October 6.

VASEP opposes US tariff on Vietnamese frozen Tra fish fillets
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VASEP opposes US tariff on Vietnamese frozen Tra fish fillets

NDO - The Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) issued an announcement, on September 13, opposing the unfair anti-dumping tariff rate that the US Department of Commerce (DOC)

Tra Vinh – An attractive destination for tourists to the Southwest region
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Tra Vinh – An attractive destination for tourists to the Southwest region

Around 130 kilometres from Ho Chi Minh City, Tra Vinh province possesses rich potential in both natural landscapes and culture and is considered as an attractive destination for visitors to the

Hanoi to host first-ever tra fish fair
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Hanoi to host first-ever tra fish fair

NDO – More than 100 pavilions will be set up at the Vietnam seafood and tra fish (pangasius) fair, the first of its kind, to be held in Hanoi from October 6 to 8, as announced by the Ministry of

Smart phone app launched to protect Son Tra Nature Reserve
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Smart phone app launched to protect Son Tra Nature Reserve

The Biodiversity Conservation Centre of GreenViet, an NGO in Da Nang, will launch a warning application for smart phone...

Vietnam's tra fish prices reach 10-year high
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Vietnam's tra fish prices reach 10-year high

Vietnamnet - Tra fish (pangasius) prices skyrocketed last month, reaching a 10-year high, but experts warn that export of this seafood product could be unstable this year.

China emerges as biggest importer of Vietnam tra fish
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China emerges as biggest importer of Vietnam tra fish

Vietnamnet - China overtook the U.S. as the largest importer of Vietnamese tra (pangasius) fish in the first quarter of this year, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and

Agriculture Ministry to check tra exports to US
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Agriculture Ministry to check tra exports to US

Vietnamnet - Viet Nam will inspect a sample from every batch of tra fish exported to the US to check them for food safety, according to a new ministerial decision.

Danang wants master plan for Son Tra tourism site reviewed
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Danang wants master plan for Son Tra tourism site reviewed

EN VietNamNet - The Danang Tourism Association has written to the Prime Minister and relevant government agencies proposing reviewing the master plan for developing Son Tra Peninsula in Danang City

Tra fish export: China lucrative market but high risk
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Tra fish export: China lucrative market but high risk

Vietnamnet - China has become an increasingly lucrative market for Vietnam’s Tra fish (pangasius) but Vietnamese enterprises face risks in this market.

China seen becoming Vietnam's largest tra fish importer
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China seen becoming Vietnam's largest tra fish importer

Vietnamnet - There is a high possibility that China could overtake the U.S. as the biggest importer of Vietnamese tra (pangasius) fish this year, heard a seminar on agricultural and aquatic products

Spanish TV claims about tra fish objected
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Spanish TV claims about tra fish objected

Vietnamnet - The Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers have strongly objected to footage broadcasted by a Spanish TV which criticised the quality of Vietnamese tra fish.

Tra fish exports not greatly affected by Carrefour
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Tra fish exports not greatly affected by Carrefour

Vietnamnet - Concerning Carrefour’s decision to stop selling Vietnamese tra fish (pangasius) in some of their markets, the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) said the

Son Tra mountain named national tourism site
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Son Tra mountain named national tourism site

EN VietNamNet - The Son Tra Mountain will become a national tourism site that will host a luxury eco-tour resort complex by 2030, announced a press conference on February 15.

Mekong Delta tra fish moguls go bust
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Mekong Delta tra fish moguls go bust

Vietnamnet - Many fish processing companies in the Mekong Delta region have gone bankrupt, owing banks and farmers billions of VND.

Tra fish exports could be hurt by false news: VASEP
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Tra fish exports could be hurt by false news: VASEP

Vietnamnet - Incorrect news broadcast by overseas media can hurt exports of tra fish this year, the Vietnam Association of Seafood Producers and Exporters (VASEP) has said.

Riding tour discovers Da Nang’s Son Tra Nature Reserve
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Riding tour discovers Da Nang’s Son Tra Nature Reserve

A riding tour of the Son Tra Nature Reserve in the central city of Da Nang took place on December 25.

US remains Vietnam’s top tra fish export market
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US remains Vietnam’s top tra fish export market

NDO—The United States has been the world’s largest importer of Vietnamese tra fish in 2016 with a value of more than US$360 million, accounting for over 20% of the Southeast Asian country’s total tra

Fire on the mountain: sunset tours in Son Tra
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Fire on the mountain: sunset tours in Son Tra

VietNamNet Bridge – Da Nang’s tourism department will introduce the Son Tra Sunset Tour next March, the newest tourism service on top of Son Tra Mountain.

China might become Vietnam’s largest tra fish importer: VASEP
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China might become Vietnam’s largest tra fish importer: VASEP

NDO—It is likely that China (including the Hong Kong market) will become the largest importer of Vietnam’s tra fish in 2017, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers

China becomes Vietnam’s second biggest tra fish market
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China becomes Vietnam’s second biggest tra fish market

Vietnam’s tra fish exports to mainland China and Hong Kong in the first nine months of this year were 201.9 million USD, up 75.6 percent against the same period last year.

Tra Que Village – A must-see in Hoi An
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Tra Que Village – A must-see in Hoi An

VietNamNet Bridge – Located about 3 kilometers from the center of Hoi An in central Vietnam, Tra Que Village is well-known as the freshest and cleanest herb and vegetable supplier in Hoi An.

Tra fish trading website launched
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Tra fish trading website launched

NDO/VNA – The Vietnam Pangasius Association launched a trading website and a farming e-map of Tra fish at a ceremony in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on July 27.

Paragliders to race from Son Tra Mountain
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Paragliders to race from Son Tra Mountain

Around 50 fliers from clubs nationwide will compete in a paragliding race on Son Tra Peninsula in the central city of Da Nang on June 17-22.