Egypt builds 1st integrated fishing port on Mediterranean at LE600M

Sat, 01 Jul 2023 - 05:29 GMT

The port is expected to create 5,000 jobs.

26 Polish tourists rescued as boat sinks off Egypt’s Marsa Alam coast

Wed, 07 Jun 2023 - 04:16 GMT

26 Polish tourists as well as two tourist guides and eight boat crew members were rescued on Wednesday as their boat sank off the coast of Marsa Alam resort town on the Red Sea shore in eastern Egypt.

Fishing in Red Sea to be suspended until Oct. 4th per fisheries decision

Tue, 02 May 2023 - 10:59 GMT

The suspension of fishing with the chanchola system, is scheduled to start Tuesday and to last until next October 4.

Throwing objects hindering fishing to be punished by prison, fine up to LE 500K

Sat, 21 Jan 2023 - 01:12 GMT

Throwing or placing solid objects or other things that impede hunting operations in the areas designated for that, and affirmed the refusal to plant reeds, rhizome plants, or others in hunting areas, or to fill in parts of them.

3 new initiatives launched within Egypt's 'Safe Shore' targeted at fishermen

Wed, 25 Aug 2021 - 12:39 GMT

The second phase of 'Safe Shore' has already begun.

Fishing boat capsizes in Egypt's Alexandria incurring 14 deaths

Tue, 23 Feb 2021 - 10:45 GMT

However, only eight bodies have been found until present.

In 2 weeks, Tunisia apprehends 4th Egyptian fishing boat for illegally entering national waters

Sun, 03 Jan 2021 - 10:46 GMT

The Tunisian Ministry of Defense announced apprehending an Egyptian fishing boat on Friday.

3 Egyptian warships cross Turkey's Bosphorus to take part in drills with Russia in Black Sea

Sun, 15 Nov 2020 - 01:17 GMT

That is the first time the Bridge of Friendship joint naval exercise is taking place in the Black Sea as it used to be held in the Mediterranean.

Egyptian navy rescues Turkish-flagged boat carrying 57 passengers

Fri, 23 Oct 2020 - 10:59 GMT

The boat sent a distress signal at 12:00 pm on Thursday after a sudden technical malfunction occurred in the boat, Refai said.

10 missing after boat sinks in northeast China

Fri, 18 Sep 2020 - 11:59 GMT

A total of 10 people went missing early Friday after a fishing boat sank off the southwest coast of Dalian, northeast China's Liaoning Province, CGTN reported.

Indian rescuers search for 39 missing after boat accident

Mon, 16 Sep 2019 - 05:34 GMT

Indian authorities were engaged in a major search and rescue operation Monday to find 39 people missing after their tour boat capsized in a fast-flowing swollen river.

Shaker to perform at Nile boat on Dec.31

Fri, 14 Dec 2018 - 11:26 GMT

The veteran Egyptian singer Hany Shaker will perform on Monday, December 21 at one of the boats at Corniche El Zamalek.

9 fishermen rescued after boat breaks in Red Sea

Sat, 13 Oct 2018 - 02:13 GMT

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.

Boat carrying 160 migrants sinks off Northern Cyprus coast, 16 dead

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 - 12:24 GMT

A boat carrying 160 migrants sunk off the coast of Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, killing 16 people.

Malta detains second charity ship as death toll at sea rises

Mon, 02 Jul 2018 - 12:59 GMT

For the second time in a week, Malta on Monday detained a humanitarian vessel that normally rescues boat migrants off the coast of Libya.

90 migrants feared dead off cost of Libya - Reuters

Fri, 02 Feb 2018 - 10:15 GMT

A total of 90 migrants reportedly drowned after a boat capsized off the coast of Libya early on Friday.

Eight killed, 13 missing after boat capsizes in Indonesia

Mon, 01 Jan 2018 - 10:56 GMT

Eight people were killed after a boat carrying 48 passengers including children sank off Indonesia’s Kalimantan island on Monday, rescue officials said.

Kenya craftsmen to build boat out of plastic waste

Sat, 11 Nov 2017 - 07:26 GMT

The beaches of Kenya’s idyllic Lamu island are dotted with traditional Swahili stone and coral houses, mansions built by European royalty.

Tunisian ship and migrant boat collide, eight dead reported

Mon, 09 Oct 2017 - 11:04 GMT

A Tunisian ship and a boat carrying some 70 migrants collided on Monday in the waters between Tunisia and Malta and at least eight people were killed.

13 Chinese fishermen die as boat collides with oil tanker in Japan waters

Fri, 06 Oct 2017 - 01:51 GMT

13 Chinese fishermen died after their boat collided with a Hong Kong oil tanker in international waters off Japan, citing sources at China's consulate in Osaka.