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#Fishing industry

# fishing-industry - Monday 28 December, 2020

Taoiseach acknowledges 'severe impact' of Brexit deal during talks with fishing representatives
# Fishing Industry
# Fishing Industry

Taoiseach acknowledges 'severe impact' of Brexit deal during talks with fishing representatives

Dec 28th 2020, 6:59 PM 17,069 Views 17 Comments

Industry groups reacted angrily to the terms of the trade agreement after they were announced last week.

# fishing-industry - Monday 11 December, 2017

Migrant fishermen working on Irish boats suffer exploitation and 'get average pay of €2.82'
# Worker Rights
# Worker Rights

Migrant fishermen working on Irish boats suffer exploitation and 'get average pay of €2.82'

Dec 11th 2017, 7:53 AM 11,170 Views 23 Comments

One in four fishermen have experienced verbal or physical abuse, according to a new report.

# fishing-industry - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

Minister says undocumented fishermen not entitled to work permits
# Trafficked To Ireland
# Trafficked To Ireland

Minister says undocumented fishermen not entitled to work permits

Nov 3rd 2015, 2:50 PM 12,894 Views 56 Comments

A government working group is to examine allegations of abuse in Ireland’s fishing industry.

# fishing-industry - Monday 2 November, 2015

Major investigation by The Guardian lays bare 'modern slavery' on Irish fishing trawlers
# Trafficked To Ireland
# Trafficked To Ireland

Major investigation by The Guardian lays bare 'modern slavery' on Irish fishing trawlers

Nov 2nd 2015, 10:48 PM 36,621 Views 104 Comments

The year-long investigation says workers are being trafficked to Ireland.

# fishing-industry - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

A super trawler banned from Australia is back in Irish waters
# Margiris
# Margiris

A super trawler banned from Australia is back in Irish waters

Jan 13th 2015, 6:30 AM 50,529 Views 46 Comments

It has some fishermen concerned.

# fishing-industry - Friday 8 August, 2014

€230,000 announced for 'rehabilitation' of wild salmon and sea trout
# Fish Rehabilitation
# Fish Rehabilitation

€230,000 announced for 'rehabilitation' of wild salmon and sea trout

Aug 8th 2014, 12:25 PM 5,045 Views 21 Comments

Inland Fisheries says the fund is being invested in promoting the recovery of our Atlantic salmon and sea trout stocks.

# fishing-industry - Saturday 28 June, 2014

These jellyfish-killing robots could save the fishing industry billions per year
# JEROS
# JEROS

These jellyfish-killing robots could save the fishing industry billions per year

Jun 28th 2014, 9:45 AM 11,650 Views 43 Comments

It’s a system called JEROS, or “jellyfish elimination robotic swarm”.

# fishing-industry - Sunday 13 April, 2014

Recovering from the rains: Fishing industry battles on
# Recovery
# Recovery

Recovering from the rains: Fishing industry battles on

Apr 13th 2014, 8:45 AM 6,629 Views 9 Comments

However, funding remains a significant hindrance to many fishermen.

# fishing-industry - Monday 8 July, 2013

Major new safety plan for fishermen is about "learning from past tragedies"
# Fishing
# Fishing

Major new safety plan for fishermen is about "learning from past tragedies"

Jul 8th 2013, 12:00 PM 4,144 Views 14 Comments

The government has launched a new safety initiative aimed at stemming the number of fatalities in the fishing industry.

# fishing-industry - Thursday 19 April, 2012

China fish trial ‘major boost’ for Irish fisheries – Simon Coveney
# Fisheries
# Fisheries

China fish trial ‘major boost’ for Irish fisheries – Simon Coveney

Apr 19th 2012, 7:00 AM 3,159 Views 19 Comments

Ireland’s trade mission to China has secured 155 per cent increase on its quota for boarfish, which has been described as a “real opportunity and a boost to Irish fishermen and processors”.

# fishing-industry - Friday 3 June, 2011

Up to 158 jobs to be created in seafood industry with 250 more lined up for Killybegs
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Up to 158 jobs to be created in seafood industry with 250 more lined up for Killybegs

Jun 3rd 2011, 12:07 PM 471 Views 0 Comments

The Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Simon Coveney is looking to create the jobs over a three year period across the country’s seafood processing industry and in the Donegal region.