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Karnataka: Traditional boat fishermen warn govt of massive protest January 07, 2022   |  Source: Daiji World  | Copyright: 2001 - 2022. Daijiworld Media Pvt Ltd.,

"The government should resolve the problem of traditional fishermen within a week. If it fails to do so, the State Traditional Boat Fishermen's Federation will hold a massive protest in front of the DC office," warned Ananda Kharvi Uppunda, state presiden...

Pakistan: MoMA, KJP to provide soft loans for capacity building of Balochistan's fishermen by Muhammad Irfan January 07, 2022   |  Source: Urdu Point  | Copyright: 1997-2022, UrduPoint Network

Ministry of Maritime Affairs (MoMA) in collaboration with Kamyab Jawan Programme (KJP) initiated planning to provide soft loans to the fishermen in Balochistan for their capacity building, improving fishing techniques and installation of Vehicle Monitorin...

Pakistan: Government pursuing end to practice as locals complain trawling is destroying livelihoods by Sana Jamal January 07, 2022   |  Source: Gulf News  | Copyright: Al Nisr Publishing LLC 2022.

At least three trawlers were seized and dozens of fishermen were caught who were involved in using illegal fishing nets in Balochistan’s waters. Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA) and Balochistan’s fisheries department conducted joint operations...

Pakistan: Exorcising ‘ghosts’ to save the seas by Munnazzah Raza January 07, 2022   |  Source: TRT World  | Copyright: 2022 TRT World.

In the small fishing village of Abdul Rehman Goth on the outskirts of Pakistan’s biggest city Karachi, fisherman and lifeguard Asif Baloch walks along the beach, scanning the shoreline for ghost gear that may have washed ashore. On the clear beach, he s...

Maharashtra: Coastal road construction: Aaditya holds meeting, Worli fisherfolk say no resolution yet by Sanjana Bhalerao January 07, 2022   |  Source: The Indian Express  | Copyright: 2022 The Indian Express [P] Ltd.

Two months since the construction of the Coastal Road interchange at Worli was stopped by protesting fishermen, Environment Minister and local MLA Aaditya Thackeray held a virtual meeting with the community on Thursday. Fisheries minister Aslam Shaikh, In...

Kerala: Fishers urge govt to review decision on permit renewal for fishing vessels January 07, 2022   |  Source: The Hindu  | Copyright: 2022, THG PUBLISHING PVT LTD.

Fishers have expressed apprehension over the possibility of thousands of outboard engine vessels going out of business after a proposed Fisheries department inspection of vessel engines on January 16 for issue of fresh permits. According to government cri...

Kerala: ‘Local fishers to be trained in deep sea fishing’ January 07, 2022   |  Source: The Times of India  | Copyright: 2022 Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd.

Fisheries minister Saji Cherian has said that the state will soon give permission for deep sea fishing. The selected fishermen will be trained by the state government. Inaugurating a two-day national seminar at the Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean...

Odisha: Protest against greenfield pellet plant in Paradip gains momentum January 07, 2022   |  Source: The New Indian Express  | Copyright: newindianexpress.com 2022

Discontentment is brewing among a large section of the people in the district against the decision of the government for establishment of the proposed 2×7 MTPA Greenfield Iron Ore Pellet Plant at Paradip. At a public hearing held on Wednesday to garner p...

Sri Lanka: Fishing community excluded from relief package by Amani Nilar January 07, 2022   |  Source: News First

Fishermen allege that the fishing community was excluded from the relief package provided by the Government. The National Organizer of the All Ceylon Fisheries Federation, Ratna Gamage stated that the fishing industry has completely collapsed, while the e...

India: Key concerns at WTO’s 11th Ministerial conference January 06, 2022   |  Source : World Trade Organization  | Copyright: 2022, World Trade Organization

Aggregate measurement of support (AMS) Agriculture is a key issue for India and the majority of its population. But developed country subsidies, in particular the AMS (Aggregate Measurement of Support) are hurting farmers in India. We support the propo...

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