#illegal fishing

Collection of illegal fishing news, found 424 news.

Indonesia applies COVID-19 protocol in apprehending foreign poachers

The Marine Affairs and Fisheries Ministry has applied a health protocol to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in the arrest ...

Maluku police seize boat carrying one ton of cyanide

A Maluku marine police patrol intercepted a motor boat carrying one ton of cyanide in the waters between Buru and ...

Conservation, fisheries development need to go hand in hand: Jokowi

Indonesian President Joko Widodo has said in addition to curbing illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU) fishing to ...

Malaysian-flagged fishing boat detained in Malacca Strait

The Ministry of Maritime Affairs and Fisheries (KKP) has arrested a Malaysian-flagged fishing boat for poaching in ...

Ministry identifies three areas susceptible to illegal fishing

The Marine Affairs and Fisheries Ministry has identified three areas -- the waters of North Natuna Sea, Malacca ...

Fisheries Ministry detains five foreign fishing boats in Natuna

The Directorate General of Marine Resources Surveillance of the Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Ministry detained five ...

Japan hands over fishery patrol vessel to Indonesia

Japan has handed over a fishery patrol vessel Hakurei Maru to Indonesia, along with maintenance and equipment fund ...

Seized Chinese fishing vessel sank in Semau Island waters, NTT

A Timor Leste-flagged Chinese fishing vessel Fu Yuan Yu 831, seized by Indonesia’s authority over poaching in the ...

Ministry seizes three Vietnamese fishing vessels in North Natuna

The Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Ministry has detained three Vietnamese-flagged fishing vessels in the North Natuna ...

Upgrading Natuna's status to province not deemed urgent by lawmaker

House of Representatives' Commission I member Sodik Mudjahid views it nonurgent to upgrade Natuna District, Riau ...

Indonesia strengthens surveillance mission in its waters

The Indonesian Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Ministry is closely coordinating with the Coordinating Ministry for ...

Tanjungpinang immigration deports 50 foreign nationals in 2019

The Immigration Office in Tanjungpinang, Riau Islands Province, deported 50 foreign nationals last year for being ...

Navy arrests fisherman over fish bombing charges in East Flores

Personnel of the Indonesian Navy's observatory post in East Flores District, East Nusa Tenggara Province, took a ...

Indonesia, Namibia to enhance cooperation in infrastructure, trade

Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi held bilateral talks with Namibian Minister of International Cooperation and ...

Ministry seizes 12 illegal FADs in Sulawesi waters

The Marine Affairs and Fisheries Ministry has seized 12 fish aggregating devices (FADs) installed illegally in the ...