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Ghana to build 11 new fishing ports May 30, 2012   |  Source : World Fishing  | Copyright : Mercator Media Ltd 2012

Ghana will be getting 11 new fishing ports by 2017, constructed by Dutch engineering and consulting company DHV. Construction will begin this summer, and the project totals $200m which will be financed by Ghana with a Chinese loan. The new ports wil...

Indian court grants bail to two Italian sailors at center of diplomatic row by D Jose May 30, 2012   |  Source : Reuters  | Copyright : Thomson Reuters

An Indian court granted bail on Wednesday to two Italian sailors charged with the murder of two Indian fishermen in a case that has caused a major diplomatic rift between Rome and New Delhi. The two marines, Massimiliano Latorre and Salvatore Girone, w...

China group formed to aid fisheries by Jin Zhu May 30, 2012   |  Source : China Daily  | Copyright : China Daily Information Co (CDIC)

A nationwide distant-water fisheries association was established on Tuesday in response to increasing competition worldwide and declining domestic fishing resources. "China consumption of aquatic products has been growing in recent years amid the risin...

Bluefin tuna carry radiation from Japan May 30, 2012   |  Source : World Fishing  | Copyright : Mercator Media Ltd 2012

Bluefin tuna exposed to radioactivity that leaked into the Pacific Ocean after the earthquake and tsunami damaged Japan’s Fukushima power plants last year have carried that radiation to the waters off California. This is according to a new study by s...

60,000 Malaysian fishermen to be protected under insurance scheme May 30, 2012   |  Source : Bernama.com  | Copyright : 2012 BERNAMA

About 60,000 fishermen throughout Malaysia who receive cost of living allowances would be protected under an insurance scheme said Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Agro-Based Industry Datuk Mohd Johari Baharum. He said the insurance scheme for fisher...

Fishermen killing: HC dismisses Italy's plea, says Indian courts can try marines May 29, 2012   |  Source : Indian Express  | Copyright : 2012 The Indian Express Limited

In a setback to efforts by Italy to secure release of its two marines charged with murder of two Indian fishermen, the Kerala High Court today turned down its plea for quashing an FIR against them, holding that they were liable to penal jurisdiction of In...

Oman govt company will help boost aquaculture industry May 29, 2012   |  Source : FIS  | Copyright : 1995 - 2012 Fish Info & Services Co.Ltd

The Omani government is setting up a national company to spearhead the development of a new aquaculture-based industry in the Sultanate. Dr Saud Hamoud al Habsi, Director General of Fisheries Research, said the proposed initiative is a key part of an ambi...

Spain to lobby Britain on Gibraltar fishing spat by Sarah Morris May 29, 2012   |  Source : Reuters  | Copyright : Thomson Reuters

Spain will tell Britain on Tuesday to push Gibraltar to let Spanish fishermen back onto waters off the UK territory after weeks of offshore skirmishes, the Foreign Minister said on Tuesday. Spain has accused police from the British territory - a penins...

FAO pledges support to Paraguay aquaculture May 29, 2012   |  Source : TheFishSite  | Copyright : 2000 - 2012. 5m Publishing

The FAO has said it will continue to support government efforts to develop aquaculture in Paraguay. A recent meeting in San Lorenzo focused on the development of self-managed educational institutions. The event was attended by the FAO Representative...

New EU-Mozambique fisheries deal May 29, 2012   |  Source : World Fishing  | Copyright : Mercator Media Ltd 2012

A new deal with Mozambique, which licenses fishing opportunities to 75 EU vessels from Spain, France, Portugal, Italy and the UK, was backed by Parliament in a vote last week. The deal, which has applied provisionally since 1 February 2012, will remain...

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