PANO – Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has distributed 157 sets of satellite devices, which will be installed on fishing boats of the fishermen in coasted provinces.
Earlier, the ministry distributed 2,850 similar sets of devices to 28 coastal provinces and cities nationwide.
The fishing boats, which are eligible to receive the devices, must have capacity more than 90 CV and operate in offshore fishing groups.
The distribution of the devices is within the framework of a project to monitor fishing boats, fishing fields and aquatic resources by satellite technology.
After being installed with the devices, the fishing boats will be updated with information about fishing fields, weather situation etc.
Translated by Ngoc Hung