fishing rights

Fishing rights holders urged to use their allocated quotas to benefit Namibians

by editor1 / Dec 14, 2019 / 0 comments
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NAMPA

-The acting Minister of Fisheries and Marine Resources, Dr Albert Kawana told fishing rights holders to use their allocated quotas to not only enrich themselves but to change the lives of Namibians as part of their social responsibility.

Concerned group demonstrates over fishing rights

by editor1 / Nov 26, 2019 / 0 comments

-A newly formed group calling themselves Concerned Group for Fishing Rights 2018 has accused the Marine Advisory Council of failing to properly advise the Fisheries Minister on the issuing of fishing quotas or rights.

BIPA's Vivienne Katjiuongua speaks to NBC News about fishing rights applications

by editor1 / Sep 03, 2018 / 0 comments
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Nampa

-The deadline for fishing rights applications ended on Friday. Although some complained about the requirements, which they said prevented them from applying, Fishing Rights National Coordinator Anna Erastus could not confirm if there will likely be an extension. Surihe Gaomas-Guchu spoke to Vivienne Katjiuongua, Acting Chief Executive Officer at the Business and Intellectual Property Authority (BIPA) about the business registration process.

Marginalised communities urged to demand their shares in the fishing rights allocation

by editor1 / Jul 31, 2018 / 0 comments

Erongo Governor Cleophas Mutjavikua has urged marginalised communities to demand their shares from companies who intend to use them to obtain fishing rights.

Ministry extends deadline for fishing rights applications

by editor1 / Jul 24, 2018 / 0 comments
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Nampa

The Fisheries Ministry has extended the deadline for fishing rights applications from 31 July to 31 August 2018.

Namibians reminded to apply for fishing rights

by editor1 / Jul 10, 2018 / 0 comments

The Minister of Fisheries and Marine Resources has reminded Namibians to apply for fishing rights.

BIPA interview on fishing rights applications

by editor1 / Jun 25, 2018 / 0 comments
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BIPA Namibia

The high influx of applicants for fishing rights is putting the Business and Intellectual Property Authority (BIPA) office under pressure to merge its business registration services.

Keetmans residents pleased with fishing rights amendments

by editor1 / Jun 21, 2018 / 0 comments

Residents in the //Karas Region have thrown their weight behind those who are against the rule of making it compulsory for fishing quota applicants to submit applications as a proprietary limited company, instead of a close corporation.

Huge turnout for the consultative workshop on fishing rights applications in Oshana

by editor1 / Jun 19, 2018 / 0 comments

Inhabitants of the Oshana Region turned out in big numbers for the consultative workshop hosted by the Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources on the fishing rights application process.

MPs threaten to reject new fishing rights motion

by editor1 / Jun 12, 2018 / 0 comments

Several Swapo Party MPs in the National Assembly have threatened to reject a motion that calls for the reversal of invitation for new fishing rights.

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