Thai authorities monitor deep-sea fleet

A series of new measures and heavy penalties have been introduced as a package of of new regulation to deter illegal fishing activities and to monitor labour-related offences in overseas fishing operations by Thai fishing vessels.

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Mauritius accedes to PSMA

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Mauritius is the latest African nation to accede to the Food and Agriculture Organisation’s (FAO) Port State Measures Agreement (PSMA).

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Spain hits out hard on IUU fishing

The Spanish authorities have underscored Spain’s hardline stance on illegal fisheries with the conclusion of the Sparrow investigation and the Ministry for Agriculture, Food and Environment is seeking record penalties worth almost €18 million.

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