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INPLF joins a global collaboration to research fishing communities

INDONESIA | Saturday, July 22, 2017
A team of international partners and local stakeholders is to develop a project intended to help build long-term research capability for marine planning in East and Southeast Asia over the next four years and support local coastal communities.

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Snow crab fishery closes to protect right whales
Canada | 00:20 | Fisheries and Oceans Canada decided the closure of snow crab season in the Southern Gulf of St. Lawrence with the aim of protecting North Atlantic right whales from risks posed by the crustacean fishing gear in the area. Full Story
Document highlights effectiveness in anchovy juvenile protection
Peru | 00:00 | The National Fisheries Society released a document on the protection of juveniles in anchovy sustainability as part of its effort to inform public opinion in a transparent way about the activities of the anchovy fishing industry. Full Story
Maruha Nichiro improves earnings aided by foreign gains
Japan | 23:50 | It is expected that Maruha Nichiro reports a record pretax profit of around USD 76 million for the April-June quarter, representing 30 per cent growth year on year. Full Story
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