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Mekong Migration Network statement on the Outbreak of COVID-19 among Migrant Workers in Samut Sakhon January 04, 2021   |  Source : MMN  | Copyright : 2021 – Mekong Migration Network

The recent spike in coronavirus (Covid-19) infections recorded in and around Samut Sakhon is alarming to the Mekong Migration Network (MMN) on multiple levels. We are particularly concerned about the potential negative impact of Prime Minister, Prayut Cha...

Indian centre launches ‘Digital Ocean’ platform December 30, 2020   |  Source : The Hindu  | Copyright : 2020, THG PUBLISHING PVT LTD.

India's Union Minister for Science and Technology, Harshvardhan, on Monday launched the ‘Digital Ocean’ platform of Indian National Centre for Oceanic Information Services (INCOIS) here as a one stop-solution for all data related needs of a wide range...

Hawaii’s beaches are disappearing by Ash Ngu, ProPublica, and Sophie Cocke, Honolulu Star-Advertiser December 30, 2020   |  Source : ProPublica  | Copyright : 2020 Pro Publica Inc.

Hawaii’s beaches are owned by the public, and the government is required to preserve them. So years ago, officials adopted a “no tolerance” policy toward new seawalls, which scientists say are the primary cause of coastal erosion. But over the pa...

Start-up training offered in Alaska as interest grows in seaweed farming by Margaret Bauman December 29, 2020   |  Source : The Cordova Times  | Copyright : 2020 The Cordova Times and Native Village of Eyak. All rights reserved.

Growing interest in farming seaweed commercially as part of the state’s developing ocean economy has prompted a second round of training opportunity for those interested in starting their own seafood farm in Alaska. Alaska Fisheries Development Found...

Canada's first-ever tsunami tower to be built at B.C. school by Nathan Howes December 29, 2020   |  Source : The Weather Network  | Copyright : 2020 The Weather Network

Canada's first tsunami evacuation tower will be able to better protect Masset village in an earthquake. A high school in Haida Gwaii’s Masset village will soon have an extra defence mechanism to prevent disaster. What will be a first in Canada, B....

Malaysia Fisheries Dept's Vessel Modernisation Programme offers financing to fishermen December 29, 2020   |  Source : Malay Mail  | Copyright : 2020, Malay Mail, All Rights Reserved.

The Vessel Modernisation and Capture Mechanisation Programme of the Government of Malaysia offers financing of up to RM5 million to fishermen in zone A and B to upgrade their equipment, nets and boats through the Food Security Fund (DJM) provided under th...

‘Proposed Indian Ports Act 2020 should net benefits for fishermen’ by V Sajeev Kumar December 29, 2020   |  Source : The Hindu BusinessLine  | Copyright : 2020, THG PUBLISHING PVT LTD.

Kerala’s fishing community has requested the Centre to safeguard the interest of the fishing sector while considering the Indian Ports Act Bill 2020 in Parliament. The proposed Bill is aimed at development of ports vis-a- vis international trade and ...

Centuries-old ice fishing tradition continues in northeast China by Sun Tianyuan and Liu Youzhi December 29, 2020   |  Source : CGTN  | Copyright : 2020 CGTN

Ice fishing, a tradition at Chagan Lake in northeastern China's Songyuan City, dates back to China's Liao and the Jin dynasties around 1,000 years ago. Fishermen there have passed the tradition down through the generations. Fifty-eight-year-old Zhang ...

Russian fishing boat sinks in Barents Sea, 17 feared dead December 29, 2020   |  Source : DW  | Copyright : 2020 Deutsche Welle

A Russian-flagged fishing trawler sank in the northern Barents Sea leaving 17 people missing, Russian news agencies reported on Monday citing emergency services. Five rescue vessels are currently searching for survivors. The missing crew are feared ...

Russia to tighten control on foreign participation in domestic fishing by Eugene Gerden December 29, 2020   |  Source : Seafood.com News  | Copyright : 2020 Undercurrent News. All rights reserved....

The Russian government will tighten control on the activities of foreigners in the domestic fish sector, paying particular attention to their affiliation with Russian fish producers. That's according to statements made by representatives of Russian regula...

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