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7.5 magnitude earthquake strikes near Alaska, triggering tsunami advisory by Peter Martinez October 20, 2020   |  Source : CBS  | Copyright : © 2020 CBS Interactive Inc. All Rights Reserved.

A 7.5 magnitude earthquake struck off the Alaska Peninsula on Monday afternoon, triggering a tsunami warning in the region. The warning was downgraded to an advisory within a few hours, and then was lifted entirely later Monday after waves about two feet ...

Covid-19: 'Major outbreak' at Christchurch isolation facility in New Zealand housing dozens of international fishermen by Blair Ensor and Sam Sherwood and Amber Allott October 20, 2020   |  Source : Stuff  | Copyright : © 2020 Stuff Limited

Eleven international seamen isolating at a Christchurch quarantine hotel are infected with Covid-19, despite testing negative for the virus before flying to New Zealand. Stuff previously reported about 440 fishermen from Russia and Ukraine were due to ...

Minister says Mi'kmaw fishermen in Nova Scotia being 'let down' by police in wake of weekend blaze by Catharine Tunney October 20, 2020   |  Source : CBC News  | Copyright : ©2020 CBC/Radio-Canada. All rights reserved.

Canada's Indigenous Services Minister Marc Miller said today that Mi'kmaw fishermen in Nova Scotia have been "let down by police" following incidents of violence in the province's southwest over the Sipekne'katik band's lobster fishery. "We must also r...

99 fishermen held in Bangladesh for defying ban in last five days October 20, 2020   |  Source : New Age  | Copyright : 2020 Media New Age Limited or its affiliated companies. All rights reserved.

At least 99 fishermen were arrested in Bangladesh, and four cases were lodged in the last five days for defying a ban imposed on netting hilsa, said a press release of Barishal river police on Monday. Inspector Abu Taher of Barishal river police said t...

'No food left in the sea': Pakistani fishermen fearful as Chinese trawlers dock at Karachi port October 20, 2020   |  Source : Arab News

A pressure group that represents Pakistani fishermen has said a government plan to allow Chinese companies to carry out deep-sea fishing in the country’s territorial waters could threaten the survival of at least three million people who depend on the s...

Retrenched Namibian fishermen to be re-employed October 20, 2020   |  Source : The Namibian  | Copyright : © 2015 The Namibian

Around 1 100 fishermen who were retrenched from Namsov Fishing due to slashed quotas and striking illegally are expected to be back at work before the start of the hake season on 1 November. The Cabinet has allocated a total allowable catch of 1 300 to...

Woman power at sea: an example from Brunei by Lyna Mohammad October 19, 2020   |  Source : Boston Bulletin  | Copyright : © 2013 Borneo Bulletin Online - The Independent Newspaper in Brunei Darussalam, Sabah and Sarawak

There are several challenges when one wants to pursue a career at sea. One must be able to cope with being away from family and friends for a long period, and deal with the mental and physical stress of demanding tasks. Also being an overwhelmingly mal...

The Sultanate of Oman marks World Food Day October 19, 2020   |  Source : ONA  | Copyright : ONA 2019, All Rights Reserved.

The Sultanate of Oman, represented by the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Water Resources, today marked World Food Day, which falls on October 16th every year. The ceremony was held under the patronage of Dr. Saud bin Hamoud Al Habsi, Minister ...

Philippine military’ Sulu naval task group rescues 5 fishermen of capsized motorboat by Rene Acosta October 19, 2020   |  Source : BusinessMirror  | Copyright : 2020 BusinessMirror

Five persons were rescued by the military’s Naval Task Group (NTG) Sulu on Sunday in the waters of Patikul, Sulu, two days after their motorized boat was reported to have capsized as a result of bad weather the past two days. Joint Task Force Sulu sp...

World Food Day: ICSF's statement in support of small-scale artisanal fisheries October 19, 2020   |  Source : ICSF  | Copyright : ICSF 2020

SAMUDRA EXCLUSIVE

The following is a Statement issued by the International Collective in Support of Fishworkers (ICSF) on World Food Day, 16 October 2020: >>>>> As the world grapples with the Covid-19 pandemic, World Food Day 2020 is marked by an unprecedented chall...

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