fishing quotas

Geingob says fishing quotas will be allocated to all 14 regions

by editor1 / Jan 01, 2020 / 0 comments

-President Hage Geingob says fishing quotas will be allocated to all 14 regions to ensure accelerated and equal development.

Cabinet extends allocation of quotas for expired right holders

by editor1 / Dec 09, 2019 / 0 comments
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-The Cabinet has decided to extend the allocation of quotas for expired right holders to allow them to catch one third of the Total Allowable Catch, for various species until end of 2019/2020 financial year.

Fishing rights holders will be strictly monitored - Bernard Esau

by editor1 / Feb 18, 2019 / 0 comments

Rights holders who are seeking renewal and those whose terms expired after 20 years have to account for what they did with fishing quotas allocated to them in order to be considered for new rights or renewal.

War veterans not benefiting from natural resources - NNLVA

by editor1 / Jun 28, 2018 / 0 comments

The Namibia National Liberation Veterans Association (NNLVA) feels its members are not fully benefiting from the country's natural resources.

MP's want conditions in allocation of new fishing rights reviewed

by editor1 / Jun 05, 2018 / 0 comments

Some Members of Parliament in the National Assembly want the conditions in the allocation of new fishing rights to be reviewed claiming that the previously marginalised and disadvantaged will not benefit.

Drop in pilchard numbers leads to zero quota allocation

by editor1 / Dec 12, 2017 / 0 comments

-No pilchard quotas will be allocated for the next three years due to unfavourable climatic conditions which have led to a decline in fish stocks of this particular species.

Scorecard to determine awarding of fishing quotas

by editor1 / May 25, 2017 / 0 comments

Fisheries and Marine Resources Minister will use a scorecard to award fishing quotas as of September.

New criteria for fishing quotas

by editor / Sep 08, 2016 / 0 comments

Government has introduced anew criteria to be used in allocating fishing quotas to the right holders.