FAO report shows global fisheries and aquaculture production reaches new record high

Fish farm at an undisclosed location

World fisheries and aquaculture production has hit a new high, with aquaculture production of aquatic animals surpassing capture fisheries for the first time, according to a new report from the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) released earlier this month. The 2024...


COLUMN | Failing flag states, abandoned crew and piffle from Palau [Offshore Accounts]

This week, I want to look at how the shipping industry can overcome some of its biggest challenges – not greenhouse gases and climate change, nor sexism and homophobia, but the problems of abandoned crews, excessively long tours of duty, and the low safety standards that bedevil the wider maritime...


Adani Ports awarded 30-year concession to operate Tanzania’s Dar es Salaam container terminal

Adani International Ports Holdings, a wholly owned subsidiary of India’s Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone (APSEZ), has entered into a 30-year concession agreement with the Tanzania Ports Authority (TPA) to operate and manage Container Terminal 2 at the Dar es Salaam Port in Tanzania. APSEZ...


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