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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.

Essau insists there was no quid pro quo for quotas

by editor1 / Nov 13, 2019 / 0 comments
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Nampa

-Bernhard Esau, who on Wednesday resigned from his portfolio as Minister of Fisheries and Marine Resources, said in a media statement that he has not been presented with any evidence that suggests that he has received any money in exchange for favours to anyone.

Commercial fish stocks show signs of recovery

by editor / Feb 20, 2017 / 0 comments

-The fishing industry remains the country's second highest earner of foreign currency, after mining. The sector plays a significant role in terms of production, employment, foreign exchange earnings and government revenue.