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Assam: Community fishing at Deepor Beel in Guwahati January 11, 2022   |  Source: The Sentinel Assam

Maintaining an old tradition, people from 12 nearby villages got together on Sunday and caught fish at the Deepor Beel here on the cusp of Magh Bihu. Thousands of people gathered at the site to watch the fishing. Some of the spectators rushed to buy vario...

Pakistan: 10 Pakistani fishermen, including two teenagers, handed over to Porbandar police January 11, 2022   |  Source: The Indian Express  | Copyright: 2022 The Indian Express [P] Ltd.

The ten Pakistani fishermen who were apprehended by the Indian Coast Guard (ICG) for allegedly violating territorial waters of India on Saturday, were brought to Porbandar and handed over to local police on Monday morning. ICG ship Ankit had intercepted a...

Maldives: How is the country tackling climate change and dealing with Covid-19? January 11, 2022   |  Source: Prospect  | Copyright: 2022 Prospect Publishing Limited

A Q&A with Maldives High Commissioner Dr Farah Faizal. Many great things are said about the Maldives fisheries sector, what is particularly prominent about it in your view and how engrained are sustainability practices in the Maldives? I’m proud t...

Manipur: Chief Minister inaugurates 18 Cage Culture units and 11 Pen Culture units January 11, 2022   |  Source: E-Pao

Chief Minister N Biren Singh today inaugurated 18 Cage Culture units and 11 Pen culture units under the Loktak Livelihood Mission through video conferencing.Speaking at the event, N Biren Singh said that the Loktak Livelihood Mission, which was launched i...

India: Seafood export target to be missed on subdued overseas demand by V.Sajeev Kumar January 11, 2022   |  Source: The Hindu Business Line  | Copyright: 2022, THG PUBLISHING PVT LTD.

India’s seafood exports are unlikely to achieve the $7.8 billion target set for 2021-22, as the rising cases of Omicron have led to a business slump in Europe and the UK markets, besides host of other issues that put the exporters on tenterhooks. The Ch...

Andhra Pradesh: Association wants commission to check fish availability January 11, 2022   |  Source: The New Indian Express  | Copyright: newindianexpress.com 2022

Expressing shock and anguish over the bloody conflict between traditional small fishing communities and those fishing with ring seines made of smaller mesh size nets and equipped with sonar fish finders, National Platform for Small Scale Fish Workers (NPS...

Pakistan: Why fisheries not on crest?: Country unveiled fisheries policy 14 years ago, but has not updated it since then by Syed Haris Ahmed January 11, 2022   |  Source: The Express Tribune  | Copyright: 2022 The Express Tribune.

According to Zhong Shang Chan Ye Research Agency (a Chinese research consultancy), China produced 65.4 million tonnes of seafood in calendar year 2020 whereas total production of India stood at 12 million tonnes in fiscal year 2020. But Pakistan’s produ...

Andhra Pradesh: Curbs in Vizag villages lifted, panel formed to solve ring net fishing row January 11, 2022   |  Source: The New Indian Express  | Copyright: newindianexpress.com 2022

Prohibitory orders clamped on six fishermen villages following violent incidents over ring net fishing will be lifted on Monday. The ban on fishing by traditional and ring net fishermen will also be lifted as per the decision taken at a high level talks h...

Tamil Nadu: Fishermen families demand immediate release of arrested kin in Sri Lanka January 11, 2022   |  Source: The Hindu  | Copyright: 2022, THG PUBLISHING PVT LTD.

A large number of women and children from fishing community in Rameswaram, Mandapam and Thangachimadam on Monday staged a demonstration in front of the office of the Deputy Director (Fisheries) demanding the intervention of the Centre and the State govern...

Bangladesh: Desperately needs a comprehensive maritime law January 11, 2022   |  Source: Hellenic Shipping News  | Copyright: 2022 Hellenic Shipping News

Despite being quite a small country, in terms of landmass, Bangladesh has an extremely large population. In fact, it is the world’s tenth most densely populated country. Consequently, sustaining such a large population with little arable land and natura...

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