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Goa: Bacterial infection resurfaces in fish by Paul Fernandes September 13, 2021   |  Source: The Times of India  | Copyright: 2021 Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd.

Goa’s state fish, the mullet continues to suffer from an infection called Epizootic Ulcerative syndrome (EUS) as few specimens with the skin disease surface randomly in the catch in some areas. Compounding this is the lack of continuous research that ha...

Bangladesh: How Jashore’s fisheries output grew in the midst of a pandemic by MA Mannan Mia September 13, 2021   |  Source: United News of Bangladesh

In the midst of the most significant economic slowdown in decades, the fisheries sector in coastal district Jashore proved a mainstay for the economy in the 2020-21 fiscal, that helped Bangladesh avoid recession or even contraction. Bangladesh’s GDP gro...

India: Kisan Credit Card: KCC to be given to all fish farmers by Shivam Dwivedi September 13, 2021   |  Source: Krishi Jagran  | Copyright: 2021 Krishi Jagran Media Group.

The government is looking for ways not just to help farmers but also fishermen in the country. Hence it has extended the benefit of the Kisan Credit Card (KCC) to the fish farmers in India. Now like the Annadatta’s, fish farmers will be able to increase...

Uttar Pradesh: With third highest inland fish production, UP coming up as a major fisheries hub by Divendra Singh September 13, 2021   |  Source: Gaon Connection

Not so long ago, aqua farmers involved in inland fish farming in Uttar Pradesh had to bring fish seeds (small fishes that grow to become full sized) from other states but now several such farmers have developed their own hatcheries and are reaping profits...

Assam: Fishing for wealth: This entrepreneur is boosting aquaculture by Pritisha Borthakur September 13, 2021   |  Source: East Mojo  | Copyright: 2021 East Mojo.

The aquaculture industry in India is one of the largest in the world, experts say. While you may be tempted to look at those at the helm of affairs when it comes to relevance in the international fish market, the real MVPs (minimum viable product) behind ...

Bihar: Dive into fishery helps village net gains by Santosh Singh September 13, 2021   |  Source: The Indian Express  | Copyright: 2021 The Indian Express [P] Ltd.

“No one can call us idlers now,” says Vimal Kishore Thakur as he proudly shows off his pond where he farms fish. In his village of 60 households, discussions usually revolve around fish — be it the new fast-breeding varieties such as the Amur from B...

Bangladesh: Dispute settlement mechanism under the UNCLOS 1982 September 09, 2021   |  Source: The Daily Star  | Copyright: 2021 thedailystar.net

The Law of the Sea dispute settlement mechanism is an area of great academic, economic, and political interest where the relationship between public and private law is in full evolution and constantly shows new challenges. Historically, the law of the sea...

Pakistan: Missing fisherman found dead September 09, 2021   |  Source: Pakistan Observer

Dead body of a young fisherman identified Yameen Mallah was found from Kharero creek in Arabian Sea. He had been as missing for the last two days. Mr Yameen had left home for fishing in deep sea, but could not return to home after passage of two days, on ...

World News: The future of work in aquaculture in the context of the rural economy: ILO report September 09, 2021   |  Source: International Labour Organization  | Copyright: 1996-2021 International Labour Organization (ILO)

Background document for discussion at the technical meeting on the future of work in aquaculture in the context of the rural economy (Geneva, 2021). The report outlines economic and employment trends and developments in aquaculture and the key decent w...

World News: World Social Protection Report 2020-22: More than 4 billion people still lack any social protection, ILO report finds September 09, 2021   |  Source: International Labour Organization  | Copyright: 1996-2021 International Labour Organization (ILO)

The COVID-19 pandemic has revealed and exacerbated the social protection gap between countries with high and low income levels. Despite the unprecedented worldwide expansion of social protection during the COVID-19 crisis, more than 4 billion people ar...

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