A coelacanth sold for 1,500 euros

At the beginning of the week, a pirogue fisherman brings back a coelacanth. The hold is both exceptional and prohibited. The coelacanth is not a fish like the others… … It is a protected species,...

MADAGASCAR- Maritime security – China offers two patrol boats to Madagascar

http://www.lexpressmada.com/blog/actualites/securite-maritime-la-chine-offre-deux-patrouilleurs/ The navy fleet will soon be strengthened. Two new buildings will help fight traffic and secure commercial ships. (…)

(News) COMOROS- The national fishing company is still on hold

http://lagazettedescomores.com/soci%C3%A9t%C3%A9/emploi-pourquoi-la-soci%C3%A9t%C3%A9-nationale-de-p%C3%AAche-est-toujours-en-veilleuse-.html The national fishing factory opened in Voidjou since 2015 is idling. And for good reason, the country does not have a quality control laboratory but also, it is under the yoke of a red...

(Ops) GULF OF ADEN – An organized escort in the Gulf of Aden (ETG...

 Source : MERCURY The 26th Escort of the PLA Navy working group, ETG 577, resumed operation ETG 568 to conduct an escort mission in the Gulf of Aden. ETG 577 consists of FFG HUANG GANG (577),...

(Activity) YEMEN- French sailboat JEHOL II missing since her stopover in Hodeïda, on 3...

Source : MSCHOA That vessel did arrive in Hodeidah on 3rd June for a quick water supply and should have left the Port at the achievement of the operation, eventually awaited in Djibouti on 7th...

(News) INDIAN OCEAN- Geopolitical tug of war between India & China for Indian Ocean

http://www.lankabusinessonline.com/opinion-geopolitical-tug-of-war-between-india-china-for-indian-ocean/ Since 15th Century, Indian Ocean has been a source of disseminating cultural, political, economic & social transformation across the regions. Also it remained as a significant ‘trade agent’ due to its strategic location and...

(News) SEYCHELLES- Pakistan Navy ships visit Port Victoria

https://www.thenews.com.pk/latest/265689-pakistan-navy-ships-visit-port-victoria Pakistan Navy Task Group comprising PNS KHAIBAR and PNS NASR visited Port Victoria, Seychelles during an Overseas Deployment to East African countries and Island States of Indian Ocean Region. (…) Cdre Javaid lqbal, Commander...

(News) MOZAMBICA- Chinese arrives on the seas of Mozambique

https://www.cartamz.com/index.php/economia-e-negocios/item/300-assalto-chines-aos-mares-de-mocambique After the looting in the forests, China invests heavily in the national fishing sector. In the coming weeks, 114 Chinese vessels already licensed by our state should arrive in our country, verified the "Letter"...

(News) DJIBOUTI- Djibouti cut port service fee for Ethiopia

http://newbusinessethiopia.com/djibouti-cut-port-service-fee-for-ethiopia/ The new Duraleh Multi-purpose Port of Djibouti, which began operation six months ago today announced up to 45% discount for freight forwarders who process shipment of goods from and to Ethiopia. It is one...

(Activities) MOZAMBIQUE CHANNEL- 8 oil spills observed by EMSA SATELLITE in Mozambique Channel

20.02.2018, Source: POLREP Observed by EMSA SATELLITE, 8 oil spills in Mozambique channel : 2 in Juan de Nova EEZ (FR) - 2 in Europa EEZ (FR) - 4 in Madagascar EEZ. OS1: 21°1036S...