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Liberian government called on to protect coastal waters
The Environmental Justice Foundation (EJF) has called on the Government of Liberia to ring-fence its six nautical mile exclusion zone (IEZ). 24 Feb 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Merger leads to affordable source of DHA
Heliae and Syndel has signed an exclusive distribution agreement to supply the aquaculture market with a Nymeg, new DHA precision formulation ingredient for feed formulators. 23 Feb 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
EU Commission lifts yellow cards for Curaçao and Solomon Islands
The European Commission has lifted its yellow cards for Curaçao and Solomon Islands, recognising the significant progress both countries have made in opposing IUU fishing. 23 Feb 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
High-speed fisheries supervision vessel
Maritime Partner has entered into a contract with Norwegian Rig Shuttle, for the delivery of a large high-speed supervision vessel to be operated by the Norwegian Directorate of Fisheries (NDF). 22 Feb 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
More support for Maldivian tuna fisheries
Maldivian tuna supply chain companies Ensis Fisheries PVT Ltd and Maldives Quality Seafood PVT Ltd have become the latest members of the International Pole & Line Foundation (IPNLF), in order to further develop their supply chains. 22 Feb 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Nauta Yard launches Voyager
The new Voyager for Northern Ireland company Voyager Fishing Company was launched yesterday at a ceremony at the newbuilding division of the Nauta Ship Repair Yard in Gdańsk. 22 Feb 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Capelin fishery gets underway
Several Icelandic pelagic vessels were fishing capelin by midday yesterday, the first ones to leave following the seamen’s strike having been called off on Sunday night, with others on the way. 20 Feb 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
DONG Energy donates £300,000 to fishing community
DONG Energy is to donate £300,000 towards supporting and developing commercial fishing activities in the East Irish Sea as a result of the proposed new Walney Extension offshore windfarm. 20 Feb 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Aquaculture SME innovation drive
An international partnership is scoping out a new Aquaculture Innovation Network for the Northern Periphery and Arctic (AINNPA) to improve innovation support for remotely located aquaculture businesses. 20 Feb 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Minister hears about Plymouth's plans for fishing
The UK’s Fishing Minister learned about the issues affecting the South West fishing industry after a visit with fishermen and staff at Plymouth Fisheries. 20 Feb 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Icelandic strike over
Much of the Icelandic fleet sailed on Sunday night as soon as the announcement had been made that the seamen’s strike had been called off. 20 Feb 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Winners of the 2017 Icelandic Fisheries Bursary Awards announced
The 2017 winners of the Icelandic Fisheries Bursary Awards were announced in a ceremony held at the Brúin in the Iceland Ocean Cluster in Reykjavik on Wednesday 15th February 2017. 16 Feb 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Specialist Man Overboard & Fast Craft Injury Prevention Workshops
A unique programme of two one day events for the sub IMO / sub 24 metre professional sector is being held ‘back to back’ in Southampton UK on 25 & 26 April 2017. The fast moving workshop style programme brings together an international group of experts armed with the latest knowledge to identify problems that affect the maritime sector worldwide - and highlight potential solutions. 16 Feb 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Closer ties for the Canaries and Norway
Governmental representatives from the Canary Islands and Norway have met to further develop the commercial, economic and social ties between the two countries. 16 Feb 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Marel's new salmon deheader launched
Marel has developed a new automatic deheading machine for salmon which aims to minimise manual handling and improves quality and yield. 16 Feb 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
New role for Jimmy Buchan
The Scottish Seafood Association (SSA) has appointed Jimmy Buchan of BBC series trawlerman fame, as its new business manager. 15 Feb 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Poacher arrested at Lihou Reef
A Vietnamese fishing vessel has been apprehended off the coast of Cairn after suspicions of illegally fishing in Australian waters. 15 Feb 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Offshore Mariculture Conference programme
The 7th Offshore Mariculture Conference is taking place from the 6-10 March 2017 in Mexico and is set to be packed with industry leading speakers and topical debates. 14 Feb 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Murmansk office for Hampiðjan
Hampiðjan has now opened a sales office in Murmansk which has been specially set up to handle sales of fishing gear and servicing for Russian fishing companies. 14 Feb 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture