The total number of fishermen banned, and who have been to Saudi Arabia, amounts to 70.
Those are owned by small fishermen in Kafr El Sheikh, Sohag, and Luxor.
The ministry also gave extra support to fishermen in specific geographical areas.
The second phase of 'Safe Shore' has already begun.
In the launching ceremony, the first batch of fishing equipment and diving suits was handed to 1,100 fishermen.
In the inauguration ceremony, the first batch of fishing equipment and diving suits will be handed to fishermen.
A group of Egyptian fishermen who had been held in Eritrea have come home safely after month-long of diplomatic efforts, according to Egypt’s Foreign Ministry on Sunday.
Families of 120 Egyptian fishermen in El-Borg town in Damietta demanded the release of their relatives who were detained by Eritrean navy forces last month.
Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry affirmed to his Eritrean counterpart Osman Saleh Mohammed Egypt's keenness on releasing fishermen held in Eretria as quickly as possible.
Seven Egyptian fishermen who were detained in Libya over illegal fishing are released after paying fine, announced Head of Fishermen Syndicate Mohamed Sharaby.
The Egyptian embassy in Tunis is taking all necessary measures to be sure of the safety of the fishermen.
The Egyptian authorities have succeeded in bringing back 32 fishermen, who were detained in Yemen for two months.
The two fishermen were on board of Emeriti ship and entered illegally into the Iranian territorial water.
The society received a distress signal from a fishing boat called “Lolo’a” carrying nine fishermen after a technical failure while sailing in Zaafrana area in northern Red Sea.
Egypt’s Ambassador to Cyprus received the four Egyptian fishermen who were taken into custody by Turkish forces in Northern Cyprus last week for allegedly fishing without license.
Egypt’s Ambassador to Cyprus Mai Khalil received on Saturday the four Egyptian fishermen who were taken into custody by Turkish forces in Northern Cyprus
The Egyptian fishermen were fined €500 over charges of illegal entry and unlicensed fishing
The Egyptian Embassy in Nicosia has reported that the Turkish occupation forces detained a Cypriot fishing vessel with four Egyptian fishermen sailors on board near the coast of Northern Cyprus
Saudi Arabia has freed three Iranian fishermen detained by the kingdom's coastguard last year.
Sixteen Egyptian fishermen, whose boat was partially destroyed near the Libyan coast, were rescued by an Italian boat belonging to NATO.