Dubai’s premier fresh food market, the Waterfront Market - Deira, will celebrate and honour the UAE’s fishing industry with its very own annual celebration, The Biggest Catch on Wednesday (March 24) from 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm.
The Crown Prince of Dubai took to his Instagram and shared a series of photos and videos of the outing.
The annual fishing and trade ban on sharks, Arabian safi (emperor), and sheri (rabbitfish) will come into effect again this year from Sunday (March 1, 2020), coinciding with the spawning season of the fish.
Small fishing firms have largely failed to export their goods to Europe after the post-Brexit introduction of catch and health certificates, customs declarations and higher transport costs made trade too expensive and too slow for EU buyers.
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi ventured into the sea off Kerala coasts along with fishermen on a country boat on Wednesday and returned with little catch but huge political mileage for his party ahead of elections.
The commercial fishery for herring has suffered in recent years due to new restrictions, but those same rules could benefit puffins.
The Pacific nation of Palau has amended plans to create a huge marine reserve so Japanese fishing boats still have partial access to its waters. Fish stocks are overexploited around the world,
Ajman Tourism Development Department (ATDD) concluded a Fishing Championship held from October 22nd to 26th as part of the first Ajman Sea Festival with 158 competitors are participating in the Festival at Marina 1.
In a series of videos and photos on Instagram, the Crown Prince of Dubai shared clips of his passion for deep sea diving and fishing.
Indonesia's search and rescue agency said the motorboat sank on Thursday after being hit by strong waves in the Sunda strait. "Six were rescued alive on Friday and we continue searching for the 10 people still missing today," Indonesia's search and rescue agency spokesman Muhammad Yusuf Latif told AFP on Saturday.