Gambia’s President Meets with Top Chinese Officials to Discuss Agriculture Cooperation

China will promote cooperation with Gambia in agricultural technology, fishery processing, infrastructure development and tourism to achieve win-win results, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said on Friday [22 December 2017]. Li’s remarks came during a meeting with Gambian President Adama Barrow, who is on his first state visit to China since diplomatic relations were resumed last

Chinese-Made Offshore Fish Farm Put into Operation in Norway

The world’s first semi-submersible aquaculture support vessel, which was built by the Wuchang Shipbuilding Industry Group Co, has been put into operation in the Norwegian Sea area of Frohavet. Ocean Farm 1, the world’s first deep-sea fish farm, incorporating the most advanced and sustainable technology in fish breeding, was delivered in June, according to the

Hunan Fisheries Science Fellow Teaches Classes in Ethiopia

He Wang, a 53-year-old research fellow from the Hunan Fisheries Science Institute, returned once again to Ethiopia on October 16, where she has been teaching fish-farming since 2003. During all these years in Ethiopia, He helped build the country’s first standardized aquaculture base, mentored more than 3,000 students, and is about to publish the country’s

Hubei-based Shipbuilding Company Sells Offshore Fishery to Norwegian Fish Farming Enterprise

A Chinese shipping firm on Saturday [3 June 2017] delivered the world’s first automated offshore fishery to Norwegian fish farming company SalMar ASA. Wuchang Shipbuilding Industry Group of the China Shipbuilding Industry Corporation delivered the vessel to SalMar ASA at its dock in Qingdao, East China’s Shandong Province, the Xinhua News Agency reported…Full Article: ECNS.cn

Cambodian-Hong Kong Joint Venture Signs MoU with Cambodia’s Ministry of Agriculture to Develop Fish Farm

A Chinese firm has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries to develop an industrial-sized fish farm, the country’s first facility on such a large scale. Jianyutang (Cambodia) Fish­­­ery will be responsible for building fish stocks to manage sustainable fisheries, developing aquaculture technology, generate investment, and promoting more

Deep Sea Fishing Company and Palm Oil Enterprise Benefit from China’s Belt and Road Initiative

After a little more than three years, China’s Belt and Road Initiative, envisioned as an infrastructure and trade network connecting Asia with Europe and Africa along ancient trade routes, is delivering promising early results on trade and investment. It’s a win-win scenario given that China and countries along the routes have signed more than 40

Chinese US$2.1 Billion Proposal to Fish Andros Island, Bahamas, Under Consideration

Support is quickly mounting for a petition against the consideration and granting of a $2.1 billion proposal for the development of agriculture and fisheries in Andros that was pitched to the Ministry of Agriculture and Marine Resources by the government’s ambassador to China. The petition, titled “Bahamians Against Chinese Fishing” was created last Thursday [3