Dominica Fisheries to ratify Fisheries Legislation

first_imgLocalNews Dominica Fisheries to ratify Fisheries Legislation by: – March 29, 2019 Sharing is caring! Senior Fisheries officer of Dominica Fisheries, Julian Defoe says that the Dominica Fisheries seeks to ratify the fisheries legislation.At a conference with the Ministry of Agriculture, Foods and Fisheries, Defoe said that enactment of the legislation will contribute to sustaining a healthy fisheries environment as well as maintain food-health and food safety.He further mentioned that he the fisheries aims to have food-safety as a standard operating procedure, which will in turn contribute to safe food-handling.“Every single Dominica should have fair access to a good quality product and have no food safety fear. It will be good for the hotel industry, it will be good for the consumers”Defoe also spoke on the fisheries rehabilitation project which is well on its way, and will be valued over Fifteen Million Eastern Caribbean Dollars (EC$15,000,000). He stated that as part of the project, the fisheries plans to implement a modern laboratory which can be shared with other sectors, as well as environmentally friendly equipment.Defoe made it clear that the physical structure of the fisheries sector is not the only aspect on which focus is being placed but also, the internal structure of the sector. Tweet 254 Views   no discussionscenter_img Share Share Sharelast_img read more

Leicester agree £7m deal for defender

first_img1 Yohan Benalouane Leicester City have agreed a deal to sign Atalanta defender Yohan Benalouane.The experienced Tunisian stopper could be new Foxes boss Claudio Ranieri’s first signing for £7million.The 28-year-old is keen to move to the Premier League despite interest from Udinese and Lille.Leicester are now looking to close out a deal although they will have to move quickly, as Benalouane is yet to have a medical or agree personal terms and talkSPORT has been told other Premier League clubs are considering hijacking the deal.last_img