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Pakistan: Chitral fisheries department get fish incubators September 12, 2019   |  Source: MENAFN  | Copyright: 2000 MENAFN.

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), under the Multi Year Humanitarian Program (MYHP), handed over two vertical flow fish incubators to the fisheries department at a ceremony held in Chitral. The fish incubators were handed o...

Maharashtra: Skewed monsoon hits fishermen hard by Chetna Yerunkar September 12, 2019   |  Source: Mid Day

With the rain unexpectedly making its way into August and September, fishermen are finding it extremely difficult to venture into the sea and make a living. As they are losing out on catch in the months that usually help them make the most, they have appe...

Karnatatka: Fishermen seek fourth stage at Malpe Fisheries Harbour by Ganesh Prabhu September 12, 2019   |  Source: The Hindu  | Copyright: 2019, THG PUBLISHING PVT LTD.

With a rise in number of mechanised boats berthing at the Malpe Fisheries Harbour, fishermen have been seeking the construction of the fourth stage here. Since the first and second stages of Malpe Fisheries Harbour were not big enough to accommodate the b...

Andhra Pradesh: 750 crore sanctioned to AP for fisheries development September 12, 2019   |  Source: The Hans India  | Copyright: 2019 Hyderabad Media House Limited/The Hans India

Union Minister for Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairy, Giriraj Singh has said that the central government has sanctioned Rs.750 crore for the development of fisheries in Andhra Pradesh and efforts were on to sanction another Rs.150 crore to the State. ...

Myanmar: Fisheries department official calls for cooperation to prevent formalin-treated fish, prawn from Thailand September 12, 2019   |  Source: Eleven Myanmar  | Copyright: 2019 Eleven Media Group Co., Ltd

Cooperation of other departments is necessary to prevent fish and prawns containing formalin from entering Yangon through Thai-Myawady border route, said Hla Htay, deputy regional head of Myanmar Fisheries Department during a regular meeting of the Myanma...

India: Third largest shark catcher in world from 2007-2017: TRAFFIC report by Badri Chatterjee September 12, 2019   |  Source: Hindustan Times

India has been identified as the third-largest shark catcher in the world after Indonesia and Spain. According to a report by wildlife trade monitoring group TRAFFIC that was released on Wednesday, India caught an average of 67,391 metric tonnes (MT) of s...

Odisha: Prawn mafia blocks river mouths, fishermen’s livelihood threatened September 12, 2019   |  Source: Orissa Post  | Copyright: 2018 All rights Reserved by OrissaPOST

The mouths of Subarnarekha and Hanskara rivers in Baliapal block of Balasore district have been encroached by some people and they have laid traps to catch fish and crabs. The illegal blocking of the river mouths has reduced fish catch, and this has hit t...

Myanmar: Workers protest lack of fishing rights in Myanmar’s irrawaddy region by SALAI THANT ZIN September 11, 2019   |  Source: The Irrawaddy

Fishery workers in Kyonepyaw and Lemyethna townships in Irrawaddy Region staged a protest against the regional agriculture minister on Monday in Pathein, the regional capital, over what they claim is an unfair distribution of fishing rights. In a longstan...

Bangladesh: State Minister asks BFDC to reduce small fish population in Kaptai Lake September 11, 2019   |  Source: UNB  | Copyright: United News of Bangladesh.

State Minister for Fisheries and Livestock Md Ashraf Ali Khan Khasru on Thursday asked the authorities concerned of Bangladesh Fisheries Development Corporation (BFDC) to reduce the number of smaller fish in Kaptai Lake, so that food stock there can be in...

Odisha: Fingerling shortage hits farmers in Odisha's Kendrapara September 11, 2019   |  Source: The New Indian Express

The fate of around 6,000 fish farmers is hanging in balance after the district administration decided not to supply fingerlings to them for pond fish farming in this season. Farmers of the district have planned to rear ‘rohu,’ ‘catla’ and ‘mriga...

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