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Fisheries sector regrets lack of consensus to renew small EU-Morocco agreement

SPAIN | Monday, July 16, 2018
The Spanish Fisheries Confederation (CEPESCA) regrets that consensus has not been reached ...

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Competitiveness Defense Court to study wellboat firms’ market collusio
Chile | 01:30 | The Court for the Defense of Free Competitiveness has accepted the preliminary ruling filed by the shipping company Solvtrans Chile, which requests that the Armasur trade association show how it has been organized with wellboat firms to prevent free competitiveness. Full Story
Friend of the Sea praises Sri Lanka’s tuna processor for yellowfin tun
Sri Lanka | 01:00 | Non-government organisation Friend of the Sea awarded a Sri Lanka’s tuna processor for its commitment towards yellowfin tuna conservation in the Indian Ocean. Full Story
Seabird death toll can drop by 85pct if LED lights are used
United Kingdom | 00:30 | New research conducted by the University of Exeter shows that illuminating fishing nets with low-cost lights could reduce the terrible impact they have on seabirds and marine-dwellers by more than 85 per cent. Full Story
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